Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request, 78069 [2014-30410]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 248 / Monday, December 29, 2014 / Notices BUREAU OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION [Docket No: CFPB–2014–0034] Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. ACTION: Notice and request for comment. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is proposing to renew the approval for an existing information collection titled, ‘‘Generic Information Collection Plan for Consumer Complaint and Information Collection System (Testing and Feedback).’’ SUMMARY: Written comments are encouraged and must be received on or before February 27, 2015 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by the title of the information collection, OMB Control Number (see below), and docket number (see above), by any of the following methods: • Electronic: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Mail: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Attention: PRA Office), 1700 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20552. • Hand Delivery/Courier: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Attention: PRA Office), 1275 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20002. Please note that comments submitted after the comment period will not be accepted. In general, all comments received will become public records, including any personal information provided. Sensitive personal information, such as account numbers or social security numbers, should not be included. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Documentation prepared in support of this information collection request is available at www.regulations.gov. Requests for additional information should be directed to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, (Attention: PRA Office), 1700 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20552, (202) 435–9575, or email: PRA@cfpb.gov. Please do not submit comments to this mailbox. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title of Collection: Generic Information Collection Plan for Consumer Complaint and Information Collection System (Testing and Feedback). OMB Control Number: 3170–0042. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:09 Dec 24, 2014 Jkt 235001 Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Number of Respondents: 710,000. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 118,334. Abstract: Over the past several years, the CFPB has undertaken a variety of service delivery-focused activities contemplated by the Dodd-Frank and Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Public Law 111–2013. These activities, which include consumer complaint and inquiry processing, referral, and monitoring, involve several interrelated systems. The streamlined process of the generic clearance will continue to allow the CFPB to implement these systems efficiently, in line with the CFPB’s commitment to continuous improvement of its delivery of services through iterative testing and feedback collection. Request for Comments: Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the CFPB, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) The accuracy of the CFPB’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information, including the validity of the methods and the assumptions used; (c) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Dated: December 17, 2014. Ashwin Vasan, Chief Information Officer, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. [FR Doc. 2014–30410 Filed 12–24–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–AM–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Application for New Awards; High School Equivalency Program Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, Department of Education ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00045 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 78069 Overview Information High School Equivalency Program (HEP) Notice inviting applications for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2015. Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 84.141A. DATES: Applications Available: December 29, 2014. Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: February 12, 2015. Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: April 13, 2015. Full Text of Announcement I. 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BUREAU OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION

[Docket No: CFPB-2014-0034]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request

AGENCY: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.

ACTION: Notice and request for comment.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), 
the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is proposing to renew 
the approval for an existing information collection titled, ``Generic 
Information Collection Plan for Consumer Complaint and Information 
Collection System (Testing and Feedback).''

DATES: Written comments are encouraged and must be received on or 
before February 27, 2015 to be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by the title of the 
information collection, OMB Control Number (see below), and docket 
number (see above), by any of the following methods:
     Electronic: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the 
instructions for submitting comments.
     Mail: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Attention: PRA 
Office), 1700 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20552.
     Hand Delivery/Courier: Consumer Financial Protection 
Bureau (Attention: PRA Office), 1275 First Street NE., Washington, DC 
20002.
    Please note that comments submitted after the comment period will 
not be accepted. In general, all comments received will become public 
records, including any personal information provided. Sensitive 
personal information, such as account numbers or social security 
numbers, should not be included.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Documentation prepared in support of 
this information collection request is available at 
www.regulations.gov. Requests for additional information should be 
directed to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, (Attention: PRA 
Office), 1700 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20552, (202) 435-9575, or 
email: PRA@cfpb.gov. Please do not submit comments to this mailbox.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title of Collection: Generic Information Collection Plan for 
Consumer Complaint and Information Collection System (Testing and 
Feedback).
    OMB Control Number: 3170-0042.
    Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved 
collection.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 710,000.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 118,334.
    Abstract: Over the past several years, the CFPB has undertaken a 
variety of service delivery-focused activities contemplated by the 
Dodd-Frank and Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Public 
Law 111-2013. These activities, which include consumer complaint and 
inquiry processing, referral, and monitoring, involve several 
interrelated systems. The streamlined process of the generic clearance 
will continue to allow the CFPB to implement these systems efficiently, 
in line with the CFPB's commitment to continuous improvement of its 
delivery of services through iterative testing and feedback collection.
    Request for Comments: Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the 
collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of 
the functions of the CFPB, including whether the information will have 
practical utility; (b) The accuracy of the CFPB's estimate of the 
burden of the collection of information, including the validity of the 
methods and the assumptions used; (c) Ways to enhance the quality, 
utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) Ways 
to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, 
including through the use of automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this 
notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) approval. All comments will become a matter 
of public record.

    Dated: December 17, 2014.
Ashwin Vasan,
Chief Information Officer, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.
[FR Doc. 2014-30410 Filed 12-24-14; 8:45 am]
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