Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request, 3147 [2016-00889]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 12 / Wednesday, January 20, 2016 / Notices questions regarding this collection contact Patricia Meisol at 410–786– 1917.) DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Dated: January 14, 2016. William N. Parham, III, Director, Paperwork Reduction Staff, Office of Strategic Operations and Regulatory Affairs. [FR Doc. 2016–00994 Filed 1–19–16; 8:45 am] Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request Proposed Projects Title: National Medical Support Notice. OMB No.: 0970–0222. Description: The National Medical Support Notice (NMSN) is a two-part document completed by state child support enforcement agencies, employers, and health plan administrators to enforce health care coverage provisions in a child support BILLING CODE 4120–01–P 3147 order. The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) developed and maintains Part A of the NMSN, which is sent to an obligor’s employer for completion; the Department of Labor (DOL) developed and maintains Part B of the NMSN, which is provided to health care administrators following completion of Part A. The Administration for Children and Families is resubmitting an unchanged information collection package and requesting an extension to the current OMB approval of NMSN Part A. The NMSN Part A expiration dates will be synchronize with the expiration date of NMSN Part B. Respondents: State child support enforcement agencies, employers, and health plan administrators. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response National Medical Support Notice—Part A—Notice to Withhold for Health Care Coverage ............................................................................................. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: ........................................................... tkelley on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Instrument 54 ........................ 97,775 ........................ 0.17 ........................ 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, 330 C Street SW., Washington DC 20201. 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) Whether the proposed 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 proposed collection of information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (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. Consideration will be given to VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:12 Jan 19, 2016 Jkt 238001 comments and suggestions submitted within 60 days of this publication. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2016–00889 Filed 1–19–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families [CFDA Number: 93.676] Announcement of the Award a SingleSource Program Expansion Supplement Grant to BCFS Health and Human Services in San Antonio, TX Office of Refugee Resettlement, ACF, HHS. ACTION: Notice of award of a singlesource program expansion supplement grant to BCFS Health and Human Services (BCFS) in San Antonio, TX. AGENCY: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), announces the award of a single-source program expansion supplement grant for $12,860,855 to BCFS Health and Human Services (BCFS) in San Antonio, TX, under the Unaccompanied Children’s (UC) Program to support a program expansion supplement. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Total burden hours 897,574.50 897,574.50 The expansion supplement grant will support the need to increase shelter capacity to accommodate the increasing numbers of UCs being referred by DHS. BCFS has a network of trained, qualified emergency staff able to bring on board and operate emergency beds in short timeframe. BCFS provides residential services to UC in the care and custody of ORR, as well as services to include counseling, case management, and additional support services to the family or to the UC and their sponsor when a UC is released from ORR’s care and custody. Supplemental award funds will support activities from October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2016. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jallyn Sualog, Director, Division of Children’s Services, Office of Refugee Resettlement, 901 D Street SW., Washington, DC 20447. Email: DCSProgram@acf.hhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: While the number of referrals, to the Unaccompanied Children Program in FY 2015, was below the total referrals from FY 2014, ORR has seen a change to recent referral trends. The UC program has seen an increase in the numbers of UC referred for placement since January 2015. FY15 was the first fiscal year, in the history of the UC program, in which there were eight (8) consecutive months of steadily DATES: E:\FR\FM\20JAN1.SGM 20JAN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request

Proposed Projects

    Title: National Medical Support Notice.
    OMB No.: 0970-0222.
    Description: The National Medical Support Notice (NMSN) is a two-
part document completed by state child support enforcement agencies, 
employers, and health plan administrators to enforce health care 
coverage provisions in a child support order. The Department of Health 
and Human Services (DHHS) developed and maintains Part A of the NMSN, 
which is sent to an obligor's employer for completion; the Department 
of Labor (DOL) developed and maintains Part B of the NMSN, which is 
provided to health care administrators following completion of Part A.
    The Administration for Children and Families is resubmitting an 
unchanged information collection package and requesting an extension to 
the current OMB approval of NMSN Part A. The NMSN Part A expiration 
dates will be synchronize with the expiration date of NMSN Part B.
    Respondents: State child support enforcement agencies, employers, 
and health plan administrators.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                                     Number of        Average
                   Instrument                        Number of     responses per   burden hours    Total burden
                                                    respondents     respondent     per response        hours
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National Medical Support Notice--Part A--Notice               54          97,775            0.17      897,574.50
 to Withhold for Health Care Coverage...........
Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours:............  ..............  ..............  ..............      897,574.50
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    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, 330 C Street SW., Washington DC 
20201. 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) Whether the 
proposed 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 proposed collection of 
information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information 
to be collected; and (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. 
Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted 
within 60 days of this publication.

Robert Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2016-00889 Filed 1-19-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4184-01-P