Proposed Information Collection (Report of Subcontracts to Small and Veteran-Owned Business-VA0896a) Activity: Comment Request, 76743-76744 [2015-31155]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 237 / Thursday, December 10, 2015 / Notices Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at ‘‘WWW.STB.DOT.GOV.’’ For information regarding the application from the Board of Trustees of the Central States, Southeast and Southwest Areas Pension Plan, please contact Treasury at (202) 622–1534 (not a tollfree number). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Decided: December 7, 2015 By the Board, Rachel D. Campbell, Director, Office of Proceedings. Tia Delano, Clearance Clerk. BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY [Docket ID: TREAS–DO–2015–0009] Multiemployer Pension Plan Application To Reduce Benefits; Reopening of Comment Period Department of the Treasury. Notice of availability; Reopening of comment period. AGENCY: ACTION: On October 23, 2015, the Department published a notice of availability and request for comments regarding an application to Treasury to reduce benefits under the Central States, Southeast and Southwest Areas Pension Plan in accordance with the Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014 (MPRA). The purpose of this notice is to reopen the comment period and provide more time for interested parties to provide comments. DATES: Comments must be received on or before February 1, 2016. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments electronically through the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http:// www.regulations.gov, in accordance with the instructions on that site. Electronic submissions through www.regulations.gov are encouraged. Comments may also be mailed to the Department of the Treasury, MPRA Office, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Room 1224, Washington, DC 20220. Attn: Deva Kyle. Comments sent via facsimile and email will not be accepted. Additional Instructions. All comments received, including attachments and other supporting materials, will be made available to the public. Do not include any personally identifiable information (such as Social Security number, name, address, or other contact information) or any other information in your comment or supporting materials that you do not want publicly disclosed. Treasury will make comments available for public inspection and copying on www.regulations.gov or upon request. Comments posted on the Internet can be retrieved by most Internet search engines. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:33 Dec 09, 2015 Jkt 238001 The Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014 (MPRA) amended the Internal Revenue Code to permit a multiemployer plan that is projected to have insufficient funds to reduce pension benefits payable to participants and beneficiaries if certain conditions are satisfied. In order to reduce benefits, the plan sponsor is required to submit an application to the Secretary of the Treasury, which the Department of the Treasury (Treasury), in consultation with the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) and the Secretary of Labor, is required to approve or deny. On September 25, 2015, the Board of Trustees of the Central States, Southeast and Southwest Areas Pension Plan (Central States Pension Plan) submitted an application for approval to reduce benefits under the Central States Pension Plan. As required by the MPRA, that application has been published on Treasury’s Web site at http:// www.treasury.gov/services/Pages/ central-states-application.aspx. On October 23, 2015, Treasury published a notice in the Federal Register (80 FR 64508), in consultation with PBGC and the Department of Labor, to solicit public comments on all aspects of the Central States Pension Plan application. The notice provided that comments must be received by December 7, 2015. This notice announces the reopening the comment period in order to give additional time for interested parties to provide comments. Comments are requested from interested parties, including contributing employers, employee organizations, and participants and beneficiaries of the Central States Pension Plan. Consideration will be given to any comments that are timely received by Treasury on or before February 1, 2016. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: [FR Doc. 2015–31113 Filed 12–9–15; 8:45 am] Dated: December 7, 2015. David R. Pearl, Executive Secretary, Department of the Treasury. [FR Doc. 2015–31163 Filed 12–9–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–25–P PO 00000 Frm 00090 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 76743 DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0741] Proposed Information Collection (Report of Subcontracts to Small and Veteran-Owned Business—VA0896a) Activity: Comment Request The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: VA OSDBU, 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 to be collected by VA through the Form 0896A, which intends to gather information from prime contractors regarding their subcontracts with service-disabled Veteran-owned small businesses (SDVOSB) and Veteranowned small businesses (VOSB). This collection is in accordance with Public Law 109–461, Title V, Section 502(a)(1), codified at 38 U.S.C. 8127(a)(4). DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before February 8, 2016. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at www.Regulations.gov or to Milagros Ortiz, OSDBU, (OOSB) or email to: milagros.ortiz@va.gov or phone at (202) 461–4279. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0741 (Report of Subcontracts to Small and VeteranOwned Business—VA0896a)’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Milagros Ortiz, (202) 462–4279–7492 or milagros.ortiz@va.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), 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. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\10DEN1.SGM 10DEN1 76744 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 237 / Thursday, December 10, 2015 / Notices With respect to the following collection of information, OMB invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of OMB’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of OMB’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: Report of Subcontracts to Small and Veteran-Owned Business. OMB Control Number: 2900–0741. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Abstract: In accordance with Public Law 109–461, Title V, Section 502(a)(1), codified at 38 U.S.C. 8127(a)(4), the Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) will use the VA Form 0896a to collect information from subcontractors to compare information obtained from subcontracting plans submitted by prime contractors in order to determine the accuracy of the data reported by prime contractors. The form has been modified to allow the collection of information from multiple subcontractors in the same form. Affected Public: VA Prime Contractors. Estimated Annual Burden: 610 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 2 hours. Frequency of Response: Once a year. Estimated Number of Respondents: 305. 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. 2015–31155 Filed 12–9–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Commission on Care Notice of meeting. In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C., App. 2, the Commission on Care gives amended notice that it will meet on Monday, December 14, 2015, Tuesday, December 15, 2015, and Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at the J.W. Marriott, VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:33 Dec 09, 2015 Jkt 238001 Dated: December 8, 2015. Sharon Gilles, Designated Federal Officer, Commission on Care. [FR Doc. 2015–31237 Filed 12–9–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0160] Agency Information Collection (Title 38, Parts 51 and 52, State Home Programs) Activities Under OMB Review Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit 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 and includes the actual data collection instrument. SUMMARY: DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS ACTION: Jr. ASAE Conference Center, 1575 I St. NW., Washington, DC 20005. The meeting will convene at 8:30 a.m. and end by 6:00 p.m. on Monday, December 14, 2015. The meeting will convene at 8:30 a.m. and end by 12:45 p.m. on Tuesday, December 15, 2015. The meeting will convene at 8:30 a.m. and end by 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 16. The meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Commission, as described in section 202 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014, is to examine the access of veterans to health care from the Department of Veterans Affairs and strategically examine how best to organize the Veterans Health Administration, locate health care resources, and deliver health care to veterans during the next 20 years. No time will be allocated at this meeting for receiving oral presentations from the public. The public may submit written statements for the Commission’s review to Bernadette Philpot or Mona Bellamy, Commission on Care, at bernadette.philpot@va.gov or mona.bellamy@va.gov, respectively. Any member of the public wanting to attend may contact Ms. Philpot or Ms. Bellamy. PO 00000 Frm 00091 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before January 11, 2016. 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. 2900–0160 (Title 38, Parts 51 and 52, State Home Programs)’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through the FDMS. 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– 0160 (Title 38, Parts 51 and 52, State Home Programs)’’ in any correspondence. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521), 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, VHA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VHA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of VHA’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. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Titles: Title 38, Parts 51 and 52, State Home Programs. OMB Control Number: 2900–0160, (Title 38, Parts 51 and 52, State Home Programs). Type of Review: Revision. Abstract: Title 38, CFR part 51, provides for the payment of per diem to State homes that provide nursing home care to eligible veterans. Title 38, CFR part 52, provides for the payment of per diem to State homes that provide adult DATES: E:\FR\FM\10DEN1.SGM 10DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 237 (Thursday, December 10, 2015)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-0741]


Proposed Information Collection (Report of Subcontracts to Small 
and Veteran-Owned Business--VA0896a) Activity: Comment Request

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

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: VA OSDBU, 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 to 
be collected by VA through the Form 0896A, which intends to gather 
information from prime contractors regarding their subcontracts with 
service-disabled Veteran-owned small businesses (SDVOSB) and Veteran-
owned small businesses (VOSB). This collection is in accordance with 
Public Law 109-461, Title V, Section 502(a)(1), codified at 38 U.S.C. 
8127(a)(4).

DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection 
of information should be received on or before February 8, 2016.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information 
through Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at www.Regulations.gov 
or to Milagros Ortiz, OSDBU, (OOSB) or email to: milagros.ortiz@va.gov 
or phone at (202) 461-4279. Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-0741 
(Report of Subcontracts to Small and Veteran-Owned Business--VA0896a)'' 
in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be 
viewed online through FDMS.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Milagros Ortiz, (202) 462-4279-7492 or 
milagros.ortiz@va.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13; 44 
U.S.C. 3501-3521), 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.

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    With respect to the following collection of information, OMB 
invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information 
is necessary for the proper performance of OMB's functions, including 
whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy 
of OMB'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: Report of Subcontracts to Small and Veteran-Owned Business.
    OMB Control Number: 2900-0741.
    Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection.
    Abstract: In accordance with Public Law 109-461, Title V, Section 
502(a)(1), codified at 38 U.S.C. 8127(a)(4), the Office of Small and 
Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) will use the VA Form 0896a 
to collect information from subcontractors to compare information 
obtained from subcontracting plans submitted by prime contractors in 
order to determine the accuracy of the data reported by prime 
contractors. The form has been modified to allow the collection of 
information from multiple subcontractors in the same form.
    Affected Public: VA Prime Contractors.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 610 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 2 hours.
    Frequency of Response: Once a year.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 305.

    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. 2015-31155 Filed 12-9-15; 8:45 am]
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