Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Tribal Self-Governance Program, 5019 [2016-01700]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 19 / Friday, January 29, 2016 / Notices In accordance with the December 12, 1988 court order in National Coalition for the Homeless v. Veterans Administration, No. 88–2503–OG (D.D.C.), HUD publishes a Notice, on a weekly basis, identifying unutilized, underutilized, excess and surplus Federal buildings and real property that HUD has reviewed for suitability for use to assist the homeless. Today’s Notice is for the purpose of announcing that no additional properties have been determined suitable or unsuitable this week. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: may review the information collection request online at http:// www.reginfo.gov. Follow the instructions to review Department of the Interior collections under review by OMB. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract [FR Doc. 2016–01513 Filed 1–28–16; 8:45 am] The Office of Self-Governance is seeking renewal of the approval for information collection Tribal SelfGovernance Program, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The information collected will be used to establish requirements for entry into the pool of qualified applicants for SelfGovernance and to meet reporting requirements of the Tribal SelfGovernance Act. BILLING CODE 4210–67–P II. Request for Comments Dated: January 21, 2016. Brian P. Fitzmaurice, Director, Division of Community Assistance, Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs [167 A2100DD/AAKC001030/ A0A501010.999900] Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Tribal Self-Governance Program Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice of submission to OMB. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for approval for the collection of information for Tribal Self-Governance Program authorized by OMB Control Number 1076–0143. This information collection expires January 31, 2016. DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before February 29, 2016. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on the information collection to the Desk Officer for the Department of the Interior at the Office of Management and Budget, by facsimile to (202) 395–5806 or you may send an email to: OIRA_ Submission@omb.eop.gov. Please send a copy of your comments to: Sharee M. Freeman, Director, Office of SelfGovernance, 1951 Constitution Avenue NW., Mail Stop 355–G SIB, Washington, DC 20240; telephone: (202) 219–0240, email: Sharee.Freeman@bia.gov. Please be sure to include the applicable OMB Control Number in the subject of your comment. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sharee Freeman, (202) 219–0240. You jstallworth on DSK7TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 12:14 Jan 28, 2016 Jkt 238001 On October 27, 2015, BIA published a notice announcing the renewal of this information collection and provided a 60-day comment period in the Federal Register (80 FR 65796). There were no comments received in response to this notice. The BIA requests your comments on this collection concerning: (1) The necessity of this information collection for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) The accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden (hours and cost) of the collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Ways we could enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Ways we could minimize the burden of the collection of the information on the respondents. Please note that an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and an individual need not respond to, a collection of information unless it has a valid OMB Control Number. It is our policy to make all comments available to the public for review at the location listed in the ADDRESSES section. Before including your address, phone number, email address or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. III. Data OMB Control Number: 1076–0143. PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 5019 Title: Tribal Self-Governance program, 25 CFR part 1000. Brief Description of Collection: The Self-Governance program is authorized by the Tribal Self-Governance Act of 1994, Public Law 103–413 (the Act), as amended. Indian Tribes interested in entering into Self-Governance must submit certain information as required by the Act. In addition, those Tribes and Tribal consortia that have entered into Self-Governance funding agreements will be requested to submit certain information as described in 25 CFR part 1000. This information will be used to justify a budget request submission on their behalf and to comport with section 405 of the Act that calls for the Secretary to submit an annual report to the Congress. Type of Review: Extension without change of currently approved collection. Respondents: Federally recognized Indian Tribes and Tribal consortia participating in or wishing to enter into Tribal Self-Governance. Number of Respondents: 75. Number of Responses: 84. Frequency of Response: On occasion or annually. Obligation to Respond: Responses are required to obtain or retain a benefit or are voluntary, depending upon the part of the program being addressed. Estimated Time per Response: Completion times vary from 30 minutes to 400 hours, with an average of approximately 43 hours. Estimated Total Annual Hour Burden: 4,443 hours. Estimated Total Annual Non-Hour Dollar Cost: $10,500. Elizabeth K. Appel, Director, Office of Regulatory Affairs and Collaborative Action—Indian Affairs. [FR Doc. 2016–01700 Filed 1–28–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4337–15–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Indian Affairs [167 A2100DD/AAKC001030/ A0A501010.999900] Indian Entities Recognized and Eligible To Receive Services From the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This notice publishes the current list of 566 Tribal entities recognized and eligible for funding and services from the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) by virtue of their status as Indian Tribes. The list is updated from SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\29JAN1.SGM 29JAN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Indian Affairs

[167 A2100DD/AAKC001030/A0A501010.999900]


Renewal of Agency Information Collection for Tribal Self-
Governance Program

AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of submission to OMB.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the 
Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is submitting to the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) a request for approval for the collection 
of information for Tribal Self-Governance Program authorized by OMB 
Control Number 1076-0143. This information collection expires January 
31, 2016.

DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before 
February 29, 2016.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on the information collection to the 
Desk Officer for the Department of the Interior at the Office of 
Management and Budget, by facsimile to (202) 395-5806 or you may send 
an email to: OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov. Please send a copy of your 
comments to: Sharee M. Freeman, Director, Office of Self-Governance, 
1951 Constitution Avenue NW., Mail Stop 355-G SIB, Washington, DC 
20240; telephone: (202) 219-0240, email: Sharee.Freeman@bia.gov. Please 
be sure to include the applicable OMB Control Number in the subject of 
your comment.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sharee Freeman, (202) 219-0240. You 
may review the information collection request online at http://www.reginfo.gov. Follow the instructions to review Department of the 
Interior collections under review by OMB.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

I. Abstract

    The Office of Self-Governance is seeking renewal of the approval 
for information collection Tribal Self-Governance Program, as required 
by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The information collected will 
be used to establish requirements for entry into the pool of qualified 
applicants for Self-Governance and to meet reporting requirements of 
the Tribal Self-Governance Act.

II. Request for Comments

    On October 27, 2015, BIA published a notice announcing the renewal 
of this information collection and provided a 60-day comment period in 
the Federal Register (80 FR 65796). There were no comments received in 
response to this notice.
    The BIA requests your comments on this collection concerning: (1) 
The necessity of this information collection for the proper performance 
of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will 
have practical utility; (2) The accuracy of the agency's estimate of 
the burden (hours and cost) of the collection of information, including 
the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Ways we could 
enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and (4) Ways we could minimize the burden of the collection 
of the information on the respondents.
    Please note that an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and an 
individual need not respond to, a collection of information unless it 
has a valid OMB Control Number.
    It is our policy to make all comments available to the public for 
review at the location listed in the ADDRESSES section. Before 
including your address, phone number, email address or other personal 
identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your 
entire comment--including your personal identifying information--may be 
made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your 
comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public 
review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.

III. Data

    OMB Control Number: 1076-0143.
    Title: Tribal Self-Governance program, 25 CFR part 1000.
    Brief Description of Collection: The Self-Governance program is 
authorized by the Tribal Self-Governance Act of 1994, Public Law 103-
413 (the Act), as amended. Indian Tribes interested in entering into 
Self-Governance must submit certain information as required by the Act. 
In addition, those Tribes and Tribal consortia that have entered into 
Self-Governance funding agreements will be requested to submit certain 
information as described in 25 CFR part 1000. This information will be 
used to justify a budget request submission on their behalf and to 
comport with section 405 of the Act that calls for the Secretary to 
submit an annual report to the Congress.
    Type of Review: Extension without change of currently approved 
collection.
    Respondents: Federally recognized Indian Tribes and Tribal 
consortia participating in or wishing to enter into Tribal Self-
Governance.
    Number of Respondents: 75.
    Number of Responses: 84.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion or annually.
    Obligation to Respond: Responses are required to obtain or retain a 
benefit or are voluntary, depending upon the part of the program being 
addressed.
    Estimated Time per Response: Completion times vary from 30 minutes 
to 400 hours, with an average of approximately 43 hours.
    Estimated Total Annual Hour Burden: 4,443 hours.
    Estimated Total Annual Non-Hour Dollar Cost: $10,500.

Elizabeth K. Appel,
Director, Office of Regulatory Affairs and Collaborative Action--Indian 
Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2016-01700 Filed 1-28-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4337-15-P