Privacy Act of 1974: Computer Matching Program, 52096-52097 [2015-21226]

Download as PDF 52096 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 166 / Thursday, August 27, 2015 / Notices revenue law. Generally, tax returns and tax return information are confidential, as required by 26 U.S.C. 6103. Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (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; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Approved: August 18, 2015. Martha R. Brinson, IRS, Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2015–21256 Filed 8–26–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 8569 Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. AGENCY: Notice and request for comments. ACTION: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 8569, Geographic Availability Statement. rmajette on DSK2VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: Written comments should be received on or before October 26, 2015 to be assured of consideration. DATES: Direct all written comments to Christie Preston, Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224. ADDRESSES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:08 Aug 26, 2015 Jkt 235001 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the form and instructions should be directed to Allan Hopkins at Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet at Allan.M.Hopkins@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Geographic Availability Statement. OMB Number: 1545–0973. Form Number: 8569. Abstract: This form is used to collect information from applicants for the Senior Executive Service Candidate Development Program and other executive positions. The form states an applicant’s minimum area of availability and is used for future job replacement consideration. Current Actions: There are no changes being made to Form 8569 at this time. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Individuals and the Federal Government. Estimated Number of Respondents: 500. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 84. The following paragraph applies to all of the collections of information covered by this notice: An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection of information displays a valid OMB control number. Books or records relating to a collection of information must be retained as long as their contents may become material in the administration of any internal revenue law. Generally, tax returns and tax return information are confidential, as required by 26 U.S.C. 6103. Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (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; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, PO 00000 Frm 00071 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Approved: August 19, 2015. Allan Hopkins, Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2015–21059 Filed 8–26–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Privacy Act of 1974: Computer Matching Program Department of Veterans Affairs. Notice of Computer Matching Program. AGENCY: ACTION: Notice is hereby given that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) intends to conduct a recurring computer matching program. This will match personnel records of the Department of Defense (DoD) with VA records of benefit recipients under the Montgomery GI Bill—Active Duty, Montgomery GI Bill—Selected Reserve, Post-9/11 GI Bill, and Reserve Educational Assistance Program. The goal of these matches is to identify the eligibility status of veterans, servicemembers, and reservists who have applied for or who are receiving education benefit payments under the Montgomery GI Bill—Active Duty, Montgomery GI Bill—Selected Reserve, Post-9/11 GI Bill, and Reserve Educational Assistance Program. The purpose of the match is to enable VA to verify that individuals meet the conditions of military service and eligibility criteria for payment of benefits determined by VA under the Montgomery GI Bill—Active Duty, Montgomery GI Bill—Selected Reserve, Post-9/11 GI Bill, and Reserve Educational Assistance Program. The authority to conduct this match is found in 38 U.S.C. 3684A(a)(1). The records covered include eligibility records extracted from DoD personnel files and benefit records that VA establishes for all individuals who have applied for and/or are receiving, or have received education benefit payments under the Montgomery GI Bill—Active Duty, Montgomery GI Bill—Selected Reserve, Post-9/11 GI Bill, and Reserve Educational Assistance Program. These benefit records are contained in a VA system of records identified as 58VA21/ 22/28 entitled: Compensation, Pension, Education, and Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Records—VA, first published in the Federal Register at 74 FR 9294 (March 3, 1976), and last amended at 77 FR SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\27AUN1.SGM 27AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 166 / Thursday, August 27, 2015 / Notices rmajette on DSK2VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 42593 (July 19, 2012), with other amendments as cited therein. DATES: Effective Date: This match will commence on or about September 28, 2015 or 40 days after the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) review period, whichever is later and continue in effect for 18 months. At the expiration of 18 months after the commencing date, the Departments may renew the agreement for another 12 months. ADDRESSES: Written comments may be submitted through www.Regulations.gov; by mail or handdelivery to the Director, Regulations Management (02REG), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Room 1068, Washington, DC 20420; or fax to (202) 273–9026. Copies of comments received will be available for public inspection in the Office of VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:08 Aug 26, 2015 Jkt 235001 Regulation Policy and Management, Room 1063B, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday (except holidays). Please call (202) 461–4902 for an appointment. In addition, during the comment period, comments may be viewed online through the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at www.Regulations.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Eric Patterson, Strategy and Legislative Development Team Leader, Education Service (225B), Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461–9830. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This information is required by paragraph 6c of the ‘‘Guidelines on the Conduct of Matching Programs’’ issued by OMB (54 FR 25818), as amended by OMB Circular A–130, 65 FR 77677 (2000). A PO 00000 Frm 00072 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 52097 copy of the notice has been provided to both Houses of Congress and OMB. The matching program is subject to their review. Signing Authority: The Secretary of Veterans Affairs, or designee, approved this document and authorized the undersigned to sign and submit the document to the Office of the Federal Register for publication electronically as an official document of the Department of Veterans Affairs. Robert L. Nabors II, Chief of Staff, approved this document on August 7, 2015, for publication. Dated: August 24, 2015. Kathleen M. Manwell, Program Analyst, VA Privacy Service, Office of Privacy and Records Management, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2015–21226 Filed 8–26–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P E:\FR\FM\27AUN1.SGM 27AUN1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 166 (Thursday, August 27, 2015)]
[Notices]
[Pages 52096-52097]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-21226]


=======================================================================
-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Privacy Act of 1974: Computer Matching Program

AGENCY: Department of Veterans Affairs.

ACTION: Notice of Computer Matching Program.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------

SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the Department of Veterans Affairs 
(VA) intends to conduct a recurring computer matching program. This 
will match personnel records of the Department of Defense (DoD) with VA 
records of benefit recipients under the Montgomery GI Bill--Active 
Duty, Montgomery GI Bill--Selected Reserve, Post-9/11 GI Bill, and 
Reserve Educational Assistance Program.
    The goal of these matches is to identify the eligibility status of 
veterans, servicemembers, and reservists who have applied for or who 
are receiving education benefit payments under the Montgomery GI Bill--
Active Duty, Montgomery GI Bill--Selected Reserve, Post-9/11 GI Bill, 
and Reserve Educational Assistance Program. The purpose of the match is 
to enable VA to verify that individuals meet the conditions of military 
service and eligibility criteria for payment of benefits determined by 
VA under the Montgomery GI Bill--Active Duty, Montgomery GI Bill--
Selected Reserve, Post-9/11 GI Bill, and Reserve Educational Assistance 
Program.
    The authority to conduct this match is found in 38 U.S.C. 
3684A(a)(1). The records covered include eligibility records extracted 
from DoD personnel files and benefit records that VA establishes for 
all individuals who have applied for and/or are receiving, or have 
received education benefit payments under the Montgomery GI Bill--
Active Duty, Montgomery GI Bill--Selected Reserve, Post-9/11 GI Bill, 
and Reserve Educational Assistance Program. These benefit records are 
contained in a VA system of records identified as 58VA21/22/28 
entitled: Compensation, Pension, Education, and Vocational 
Rehabilitation and Employment Records--VA, first published in the 
Federal Register at 74 FR 9294 (March 3, 1976), and last amended at 77 
FR

[[Page 52097]]

42593 (July 19, 2012), with other amendments as cited therein.

DATES: Effective Date: This match will commence on or about September 
28, 2015 or 40 days after the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) 
review period, whichever is later and continue in effect for 18 months. 
At the expiration of 18 months after the commencing date, the 
Departments may renew the agreement for another 12 months.

ADDRESSES: Written comments may be submitted through 
www.Regulations.gov; by mail or hand-delivery to the Director, 
Regulations Management (02REG), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 
Vermont Avenue NW., Room 1068, Washington, DC 20420; or fax to (202) 
273-9026. Copies of comments received will be available for public 
inspection in the Office of Regulation Policy and Management, Room 
1063B, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through 
Friday (except holidays). Please call (202) 461-4902 for an 
appointment. In addition, during the comment period, comments may be 
viewed online through the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at 
www.Regulations.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Eric Patterson, Strategy and 
Legislative Development Team Leader, Education Service (225B), Veterans 
Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont 
Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461-9830.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This information is required by paragraph 6c 
of the ``Guidelines on the Conduct of Matching Programs'' issued by OMB 
(54 FR 25818), as amended by OMB Circular A-130, 65 FR 77677 (2000). A 
copy of the notice has been provided to both Houses of Congress and 
OMB. The matching program is subject to their review.
    Signing Authority: The Secretary of Veterans Affairs, or designee, 
approved this document and authorized the undersigned to sign and 
submit the document to the Office of the Federal Register for 
publication electronically as an official document of the Department of 
Veterans Affairs. Robert L. Nabors II, Chief of Staff, approved this 
document on August 7, 2015, for publication.

    Dated: August 24, 2015.
Kathleen M. Manwell,
Program Analyst, VA Privacy Service, Office of Privacy and Records 
Management, Department of Veterans Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2015-21226 Filed 8-26-15; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE P