Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request, 50855 [2015-20703]

Download as PDF 50855 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 162 / Friday, August 21, 2015 / Notices publication of this document in the Federal Register. Therefore, a comment is best assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent directly to the following: Office of Management and Budget, Paperwork Reduction Project, Email: OIRA_SUBMISSION@OMB.EOP.GOV, Attn: Desk Officer for the Administration for Children and Families. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–20716 Filed 8–20–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request Title: Administration for Native Americans Annual Data Collection. OMB No.: New. Description: Content and formatting changes are being made to the Objective Progress Report (OPR). Content changes are being made to the OPR, now known as the Annual Data Collection (ADC) previously approved under information collection OMB No. 0980–0204. ANA has determined that the requirement for ANA grantees to submit information about the project activities on quarterly basis creates undue burden for Grantees. Therefore, ANA has reformatted the OPR to require Grantees submit and annual report instead of quarterly report when reporting on partnerships, youth and elder engagement, impact indicators, community involvement etc. This will reduce the administrative burden on Grantees, especially the smaller organizations. The majority of content being requested from the grantees essentially remain same except for the frequency of reporting. The other sections of the document with reference to ‘‘quarterly’’ information will be changed to reflect the shift from fourtimes a year reporting requirement to once per year and once at the end of the project period. Respondents: Tribal Government, Native non-profit organizations, Tribal Colleges & Universities receiving ANA funding. The following is the hour of burden estimate for this information collection: Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Total burden hours ADC ................................................................................................................. rmajette on DSK7SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Instrument 275 1 1 275 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 275. In compliance with the requirements of Section 506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described above. Copies of the proposed collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, 370 L’Enfant Promenade SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. Email address: infocollection@ acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) The accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (b) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (c) 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. Consideration will be given to VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:07 Aug 20, 2015 Jkt 235001 comments and suggestions submitted within 60 days of this publication. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2015–20703 Filed 8–20–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Community Living Notice of the Intent to Award a SingleSource Grant to the National Association of States United for Aging and Disabilities Administration for Community Living, HHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Administration for Community Living (ACL) announces the intent to award a single-source grant award in the amount of $285,000 to the National Association of State United for Aging and Disabilities (NASUAD). This award is to support and stimulate the expansion of work already under way by NASUAD to further develop and assist states to implement a valid and reliable National Core Indicator Survey for older adults and people with physical disabilities (NCI–AD). Program Name: National Core Indicator Survey. Award Amount: $285,000. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00037 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The award will be issued for a project period of September 30, 2015 through September 29, 2016. Award Type: Single Source Award. DATES: Statutory Authority: The Statutory authority contained in Title II of the Older Americans Act (OAA) (42 U.S.C. 3017), as amended by the Older Americans Act Amendments of 2006, Public Law 109–365 (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance 93.048, Title II Evaluation), as well as Title I, Subtitle E of the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000 (42 U.S.C. 15081), Public Law 106–402 (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance 93.631, Developmental Disabilities Projects of National Significance), and Title II of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended (Pub. L. 113–128). CFDA Numbers: 93.048, 93.631, and 93.433 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Shawn Terrell, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Administration for Community Living, 1 Massachusetts Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20001. Telephone: 202–357–3517; Email: Shawn.Terrell@acl.hhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In 2009, NASUAD began a partnership with National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services (NASDDDS) and Human Services Research Institute (HSRI) to expand the National Core Indicators Survey to include older adults and people with physical disabilities. As a result of the NASUAD/NASDDDS/HSRI partnership, E:\FR\FM\21AUN1.SGM 21AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request

    Title: Administration for Native Americans Annual Data Collection.
    OMB No.: New.
    Description: Content and formatting changes are being made to the 
Objective Progress Report (OPR). Content changes are being made to the 
OPR, now known as the Annual Data Collection (ADC) previously approved 
under information collection OMB No. 0980-0204. ANA has determined that 
the requirement for ANA grantees to submit information about the 
project activities on quarterly basis creates undue burden for 
Grantees. Therefore, ANA has reformatted the OPR to require Grantees 
submit and annual report instead of quarterly report when reporting on 
partnerships, youth and elder engagement, impact indicators, community 
involvement etc. This will reduce the administrative burden on 
Grantees, especially the smaller organizations. The majority of content 
being requested from the grantees essentially remain same except for 
the frequency of reporting. The other sections of the document with 
reference to ``quarterly'' information will be changed to reflect the 
shift from four-times a year reporting requirement to once per year and 
once at the end of the project period.
    Respondents: Tribal Government, Native non-profit organizations, 
Tribal Colleges & Universities receiving ANA funding.
    The following is the hour of burden estimate for this information 
collection:

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                                                                  Number of     Average  burden
                 Instrument                      Number of      responses per      hours  per      Total burden
                                                respondents       respondent        response          hours
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ADC.........................................             275                1                1              275
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 275.
    In compliance with the requirements of Section 506(c)(2)(A) of the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and 
Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the 
information collection described above. Copies of the proposed 
collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded 
by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of 
Planning, Research and Evaluation, 370 L'Enfant Promenade SW., 
Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. Email 
address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified 
by the title of the information collection.
    The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) The accuracy 
of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of 
information; (b) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information 
to be collected; and (c) 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. 
Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted 
within 60 days of this publication.

Robert Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2015-20703 Filed 8-20-15; 8:45 am]
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