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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 127 / Thursday, July 2, 2015 / Notices • enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submissions of responses. III. Current Actions Type of Review: New collection. Title: American Apprenticeship Initiative Grants. OMB Number: 1205—0NEW. Affected Public: Individuals/ households, state/local/tribal governments, Federal government, private sector (businesses or other forprofits, and, not-for-profit institutions). Estimated Total Annual Respondents: 6,625. Estimated Total Annual Responses: 8,500. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 12,310. Total Estimated Annual Other Costs Burden: 0. We will summarize and respond to the comments received when we request OMB approval of this information collection. The comments themselves will also become a matter of public record. Portia Wu, Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training, Labor. [FR Doc. 2015–16320 Filed 7–1–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FR–P LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION Sunshine Act Meeting Change Notice FEDERAL REGISTER CITATION OF PREVIOUS ANNOUNCEMENT: 80 FR 37311. PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED TIME AND DATE OF THE MEETING: The Finance Committee asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES will meet telephonically on July 9, 2015 at 4 p.m., EDT. The Finance Committee will meet telephonically on July 9, 2015 at 5 p.m., EDT. CHANGES IN THE MEETING: CONTACT PERSON FOR INFORMATION: Katherine Ward, Executive Assistant to the Vice President & General Counsel, at (202) 295–1500. Questions may be sent by electronic mail to FR_NOTICE_ QUESTIONS@lsc.gov. VerDate Sep<11>2014 21:16 Jul 01, 2015 Jkt 235001 Dated: June 30, 2015. Katherine Ward, Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel. [FR Doc. 2015–16449 Filed 6–30–15; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 7050–01–P NATIONAL FOUNDATION ON THE ARTS AND THE HUMANITIES National Endowment for the Humanities Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery National Endowment for the Humanities, National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA), the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is soliciting public comments on a new information collection, the ‘‘Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery.’’ This generic clearance will fast-track the process for NEH to seek feedback, through surveys and similar feedback instruments, from the public on NEH services and programs. NEH seeks comments from all interested individuals and organizations, and intends to submit this generic clearance request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval. DATES: Please submit comments on this generic clearance request to NEH on or before August 31, 2015. ADDRESSES: Please submit comments to Mr. Michael McDonald, General Counsel at gencounsel@neh.gov or by mail to 400 7th Street SW., 4th Floor, Washington, DC 20506. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery. Type of Request: New. Abstract: NEH is proposing a new information collection—in the form of a generic clearance—that will allow NEH to receive fast-track approval from OMB when NEH wishes to seek feedback from the public about NEH events and programs. With this generic clearance NEH will be able to garner qualitative customer and stakeholder feedback in an efficient, timely manner, in accordance with the Administration’s commitment to improving service delivery by Federal agencies to the public. By qualitative feedback we mean SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 38235 information that provides useful insights on people’s opinions of NEH programs, events, publications, products and other services NEH provides to the public. This qualitative feedback will: • Provide NEH with insights into customer or stakeholder perceptions, experiences and expectations, • Provide NEH with an early warning of issues with service, and • Focus agency attention on areas where communication, training or changes in operations might improve delivery of NEH products or services. NEH will solicit feedback in areas such as: timeliness, appropriateness, accuracy of information, courtesy, efficiency of service delivery, and resolution of issues with service delivery. NEH will use the responses to plan and to improve the quality of service and programs offered to the public. NEH will submit a customer survey or other information collection for approval under this generic clearance only if it meets the following conditions: • The collection is voluntary; • The collection is low-burden for respondents (based on considerations of total burden hours, total number of respondents, or burden-hours per respondent) and is low-cost for both the respondents and the Federal Government; • The collection is non-controversial; • The collection solicits opinions only from respondents who have experience with the program or may have experience with the program in the near future; • The collection only asks for personally identifiable information (PII) to the extent necessary, and NEH will not retain the PII without the respondent’s express consent; • The collection does not result in any new system of records containing privacy information; and • The collection does not ask questions of a sensitive nature, such as sexual behavior and attitudes, religious beliefs, and other matters that are commonly considered private. For every customer survey or other information collection under this generic clearance, NEH will use the information gathered internally only for general service improvement and program management purposes and does not intend to release the information outside of the agency. NEH will not gather information for the purpose of substantially informing influential policy decisions. NEH will only gather data in a way designed to yield qualitative information, not statistically reliable results or results E:\FR\FM\02JYN1.SGM 02JYN1

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LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION


Sunshine Act Meeting

Change Notice

FEDERAL REGISTER CITATION OF PREVIOUS ANNOUNCEMENT: 80 FR 37311.

PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED TIME AND DATE OF THE MEETING: The Finance 
Committee will meet telephonically on July 9, 2015 at 4 p.m., EDT.

CHANGES IN THE MEETING:  The Finance Committee will meet telephonically 
on July 9, 2015 at 5 p.m., EDT.

CONTACT PERSON FOR INFORMATION: Katherine Ward, Executive Assistant to 
the Vice President & General Counsel, at (202) 295-1500. Questions may 
be sent by electronic mail to FR_NOTICE_QUESTIONS@lsc.gov.

     Dated: June 30, 2015.
Katherine Ward,
Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Legal Affairs and General 
Counsel.
[FR Doc. 2015-16449 Filed 6-30-15; 11:15 am]
 BILLING CODE 7050-01-P