60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Exchange Alumni Virtual Program, 25765-25766 [2015-10491]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 86 / Tuesday, May 5, 2015 / Notices Award Approving Official: Javier Saade, Associate Administrator, Office of Investment and Innovation, U.S. Small Business Administration, 409 Third Street SW., Washington, DC 20416. Authority: Pub. L. 111–358 (2011). Dated: April 29, 2015. Javier Saade, Associate Administrator, Office of Investment and Innovation. [FR Doc. 2015–10428 Filed 5–4–15; 8:45 a.m.] BILLING CODE 8025–01–P SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION Reporting and Recordkeeping Requirements Under OMB Review Small Business Administration. 30-Day notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The Small Business Administration (SBA) is publishing this notice to comply with requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 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Solicitation of Public Comments Comments may be submitted on (a) whether the collection of information is necessary for the agency to properly perform its functions; (b) whether the burden estimates are accurate; (c) whether there are ways to minimize the burden, including through the use of automated techniques or other forms of information technology; and (d) whether there are ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information. Summary of Information Collections (1) Title: Disaster Home/Business Loan Inquiry Record. Description of Respondents: Disaster Recovery Victims. Form Number: SBA Form 700. Estimated Annual Respondents: 2,831. Estimated Annual Responses: 2,831. Estimated Annual Hour Burden: 747. Curtis B. Rich, Management Analyst. [FR Doc. 2015–10427 Filed 5–4–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8025–01–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice: 9125] 60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Exchange Alumni Virtual Program Notice of request for public comment. ACTION: The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the information collection described below. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we are requesting comments on this collection from all interested individuals and organizations. The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for public comment preceding submission of the collection to OMB. DATE(S): The Department will accept comments from the public up to July 6, 2015. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by any of the following methods: • Web: Persons with access to the Internet may comment on this notice by going to www.Regulations.gov. You can search for the document by entering Docket Number: ‘‘DOS–2015–0020’’ in the Search field. Then click the ‘‘Comment Now’’ button and complete the comment form. • Email: alumni@state.gov. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00106 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 25765 • Regular Mail: Send written comments to: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs; U.S. Department of State; SA–5, 2200 C Street NW., Washington, DC 20522. You must include the DS form number (if applicable), information collection title, and the OMB control number in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Direct requests for additional information regarding the collection listed in this notice, including requests for copies of the proposed collection instrument and supporting documents, to Megan Huber, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs; U.S. Department of State; SA–5, 2200 C Street NW., Washington, DC 20522, who may be reached on 202–632–9487 or at alumni@ state.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: • Title of Information Collection: Exchange Alumni Virtual Program. • OMB Control Number: None. • Type of Request: New Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Alumni Affairs Division, ECA/P/A. • Form Number: DS–7010. • Respondents: Exchange program alumni of U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 100. • Estimated Number of Responses: 100. • Average Time per Response: Approximately 30 minutes per response. • Total Estimated Burden Time: 50 hours. • Frequency: On Occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Voluntary. We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department to: • Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is necessary for the proper functions of the Department. • Evaluate the accuracy of our estimate of the time and cost burden for this proposed collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used. • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. • Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Please note that comments submitted in response to this Notice are public record. Before including any detailed personal information, you should be aware that your comments as submitted, including your personal information, will be available for public review. E:\FR\FM\05MYN1.SGM 05MYN1 25766 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 86 / Tuesday, May 5, 2015 / Notices Abstract of proposed collection: The Exchange Alumni Virtual Program provides a platform for former participants of U.S. governmentsponsored exchange programs to extend and multiply the impacts of their exchanges by virtually engaging with foreign alumni and students. The program supports critical foreign policy goals, such as enhancing English learning and the promotion of American culture and values abroad, particularly in countries where views of American culture may not always be positive. The program also provides American alumni with an opportunity to develop their foreign language skills in critical languages or other competencies gained on their exchange programs, while continuing to deepen their own cultural awareness and global skills. The information is sought pursuant to the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961, as amended (also known as the Fulbright-Hays Act) (22 U.S.C. 2451 et seq.). Respondents to this form are U.S. government-sponsored exchange program alumni. Alumni Affairs collects data from program applicants in order to determine eligibility and to choose the best candidates for the program. Methodology: Information will be collected electronically, via the International Exchange Alumni Web site, alumni.state.gov. Dated: April 29, 2015. Rick Ruth, Acting Deputy Director, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State. 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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 86 (Tuesday, May 5, 2015)]
[Notices]
[Pages 25765-25766]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-10491]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice: 9125]


60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Exchange Alumni 
Virtual Program

ACTION: Notice of request for public comment.

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SUMMARY: The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB) approval for the information collection described below. 
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, we are 
requesting comments on this collection from all interested individuals 
and organizations. The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for 
public comment preceding submission of the collection to OMB.
    DATE(S): The Department will accept comments from the public up to 
July 6, 2015.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by any of the following methods:
     Web: Persons with access to the Internet may comment on 
this notice by going to www.Regulations.gov. You can search for the 
document by entering Docket Number: ``DOS-2015-0020'' in the Search 
field. Then click the ``Comment Now'' button and complete the comment 
form.
     Email: alumni@state.gov.
     Regular Mail: Send written comments to: Bureau of 
Educational and Cultural Affairs; U.S. Department of State; SA-5, 2200 
C Street NW., Washington, DC 20522.
    You must include the DS form number (if applicable), information 
collection title, and the OMB control number in any correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Direct requests for additional 
information regarding the collection listed in this notice, including 
requests for copies of the proposed collection instrument and 
supporting documents, to Megan Huber, Bureau of Educational and 
Cultural Affairs; U.S. Department of State; SA-5, 2200 C Street NW., 
Washington, DC 20522, who may be reached on 202-632-9487 or at 
alumni@state.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
     Title of Information Collection: Exchange Alumni Virtual 
Program.
     OMB Control Number: None.
     Type of Request: New Collection.
     Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural 
Affairs, Alumni Affairs Division, ECA/P/A.
     Form Number: DS-7010.
     Respondents: Exchange program alumni of U.S. government-
sponsored exchange programs.
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 100.
     Estimated Number of Responses: 100.
     Average Time per Response: Approximately 30 minutes per 
response.
     Total Estimated Burden Time: 50 hours.
     Frequency: On Occasion.
     Obligation to Respond: Voluntary.
    We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department to:
     Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is 
necessary for the proper functions of the Department.
     Evaluate the accuracy of our estimate of the time and cost 
burden for this proposed collection, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used.
     Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected.
     Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to respond, 
including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of 
information technology.
    Please note that comments submitted in response to this Notice are 
public record. Before including any detailed personal information, you 
should be aware that your comments as submitted, including your 
personal information, will be available for public review.

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    Abstract of proposed collection:
    The Exchange Alumni Virtual Program provides a platform for former 
participants of U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs to extend 
and multiply the impacts of their exchanges by virtually engaging with 
foreign alumni and students. The program supports critical foreign 
policy goals, such as enhancing English learning and the promotion of 
American culture and values abroad, particularly in countries where 
views of American culture may not always be positive. The program also 
provides American alumni with an opportunity to develop their foreign 
language skills in critical languages or other competencies gained on 
their exchange programs, while continuing to deepen their own cultural 
awareness and global skills.
    The information is sought pursuant to the Mutual Educational and 
Cultural Exchange Act of 1961, as amended (also known as the Fulbright-
Hays Act) (22 U.S.C. 2451 et seq.).
    Respondents to this form are U.S. government-sponsored exchange 
program alumni. Alumni Affairs collects data from program applicants in 
order to determine eligibility and to choose the best candidates for 
the program.
    Methodology:
    Information will be collected electronically, via the International 
Exchange Alumni Web site, alumni.state.gov.

     Dated: April 29, 2015.
Rick Ruth,
Acting Deputy Director, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, 
Department of State.
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