Agency Information Collection-The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) Under OMB Review, 48960-48961 [2015-19964]

Download as PDF 48960 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 157 / Friday, August 14, 2015 / Notices personnel of volunteer organizations, which recruit volunteers from their membership, and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in the selection, screening and placement of volunteers in the nationwide VA Voluntary Service program. The volunteer program supplements the medical care and treatment of veteran patients in all VA medical centers. This form is necessary to assist in determining the suitability and placement of potential volunteers. The information is collected under the authority of 38 U.S.C. 7405(a) Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Estimated Annual Burden: 8,000 burden hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 15 minutes. Frequency of Response: Annually. Estimated Number of Respondents: 32,000. By direction of the Secretary. Kathleen M. Manwell, Program Analyst, VA Privacy Service, Office of Privacy and Records Management, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2015–19966 Filed 8–13–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0358] Proposed Information Collection (Supplemental Information for Change of Program or Re-Enrollment After Unsatisfactory Attendance, Conduct or Progress, VA Form 22–8873) Activity: Comment Request Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed collection of certain information by the agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed revision of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information needed to determine a claimant’s entitlement to VA educational assistance. asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed DATES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:50 Aug 13, 2015 Jkt 235001 collection of information should be received on or before October 13, 2015. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at www.Regulations.gov or to Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits Administration (20M33), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420 or email to nancy.kessinger@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0358’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through the FDMS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy J. Kessinger at (202) 632–8924 or FAX (202) 632–8925. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–21), Federal agencies must obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, VBA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VBA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of VBA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Title: Supplemental Information for Change of Program or Re-enrollment After Unsatisfactory Attendance, Conduct or Progress, VA Form 22–8873. OMB Control Number: 2900–0358. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Abstract: The information from the claimant enables claims examiners to evaluate the suitability of a training program or evaluate the reasons for unsatisfactory attendance, conduct, or progress. The number of claimants is expected to increase due to chapter 33 (Post 9/11 GI Bill). Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 21,769 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 30 minutes. Frequency of Response: One time. Estimated Number of Respondents: 43,536. PO 00000 Frm 00157 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 By direction of the Secretary. Kathleen M. Manwell, Program Analyst, VA Privacy Service, Office of Privacy and Records Management, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2015–20096 Filed 8–13–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900—NEW] Agency Information Collection—The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) Under OMB Review Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), this notice announces that OSDBU, Department of Veterans Affairs, has submitted the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 14, 2015. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through www.Regulations.gov, or to Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attn: VA Desk Officer; 725 17th St. NW., Washington, DC 20503 or sent through electronic mail to oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900—NEW (Awards & ROI)’’ in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Crystal Rennie, Enterprise Records Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 632– 7492 or email crystal.rennie@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900—NEW (Awards & ROI).’’ SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Awards & ROI. OMB Control Number: 2900—NEW. Type of Review: New collection. Abstract: The OSDBU needs to measure the return on investment received by attendees of the 2014 National Veteran Small Business Engagement (NVSBE). This will be determined by the incidence of federal SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\14AUN1.SGM 14AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 157 / Friday, August 14, 2015 / Notices asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES and commercial contracts and subcontracts received by large and small business as result of their participation at this event, and the benefits received by connecting with decision makers during the engagement. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published at 80 FR 29159 on May 20, 2015. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:50 Aug 13, 2015 Jkt 235001 Small Business Awards & Return on Investment Affected Public: Small business representatives that attended the NVSBE. Estimated Annual Burden: 30 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 3 minutes. Frequency of Response: Once a year, 6 months after the NVSBE. Estimated Number of Respondents: 600 per year. Large Business—Awards and Return on Investment Affected Public: Large business representatives that attended the NVSBE. PO 00000 Frm 00158 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 48961 Estimated Annual Burden: 10 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 3 minutes. Frequency of Response: Once a year, 6 months after the NVSBE. Estimated Number of Respondents: 200 per year. By direction of the Secretary. Kathleen M. Manwell, Program Analyst, VA Privacy Service, Office of Privacy and Records Management, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2015–19964 Filed 8–13–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P E:\FR\FM\14AUN1.SGM 14AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900--NEW]


Agency Information Collection--The Department of Veterans Affairs 
(VA) Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) 
Under OMB Review

AGENCY: Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), 
the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 
(44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), this notice announces that OSDBU, Department of 
Veterans Affairs, has submitted the collection of information 
abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for 
review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the 
information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes 
the actual data collection instrument.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 14, 2015.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information 
through www.Regulations.gov, or to Office of Information and Regulatory 
Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Attn: VA Desk Officer; 725 
17th St. NW., Washington, DC 20503 or sent through electronic mail to 
oira_submission@omb.eop.gov. Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900--
NEW (Awards & ROI)'' in any correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Crystal Rennie, Enterprise Records 
Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue 
NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 632-7492 or email 
crystal.rennie@va.gov. Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900--NEW 
(Awards & ROI).''

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title: Awards & ROI.
    OMB Control Number: 2900--NEW.
    Type of Review: New collection.
    Abstract: The OSDBU needs to measure the return on investment 
received by attendees of the 2014 National Veteran Small Business 
Engagement (NVSBE). This will be determined by the incidence of federal

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and commercial contracts and subcontracts received by large and small 
business as result of their participation at this event, and the 
benefits received by connecting with decision makers during the 
engagement.
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required 
to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a 
currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 
60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of 
information was published at 80 FR 29159 on May 20, 2015.

Small Business Awards & Return on Investment

    Affected Public: Small business representatives that attended the 
NVSBE.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 30 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 3 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: Once a year, 6 months after the NVSBE.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 600 per year.

Large Business--Awards and Return on Investment

    Affected Public: Large business representatives that attended the 
NVSBE.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 10 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 3 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: Once a year, 6 months after the NVSBE.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 200 per year.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Kathleen M. Manwell,
Program Analyst, VA Privacy Service, Office of Privacy and Records 
Management, Department of Veterans Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2015-19964 Filed 8-13-15; 8:45 am]
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