Agency Information Collection (Application for Accrued Amounts Due a Deceased Beneficiary, VA Form 21P-601) Activity Under OMB Review, 29328-29329 [2016-11054]

Download as PDF 29328 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 91 / Wednesday, May 11, 2016 / Notices release from active duty will be refunded on the date of the participant’s discharge or release from active duty or within 60 days of receipt of notice by the Secretary of the participant’s discharge or disenrollment. Refunds may be made earlier in instances of hardship or other good reasons. Participants who stop their enrollment from the program after discharge or release from active duty, contributions will be refunded within 60 days of the receipt of their application. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 77 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 10 minutes. Frequency of Response: Annually. Estimated Number of Respondents: 461. 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. 2016–11051 Filed 5–10–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0781] Proposed Information Collection (Disability Benefits Questionnaire (Group 4)) Activity Under OMB Review Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501–21), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration, 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 it includes the actual data collection instrument. SUMMARY: Comments must be submitted on or before June 10, 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 mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:20 May 10, 2016 Jkt 238001 Control No. 2900–0781’’ in any correspondence. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: [OMB Control No. 2900–2016] Cynthia Harvey-Pryor, Enterprise Records Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20420, (202) 632–7492 or email cynthia.harveypryor@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0781’’ in any correspondence. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Disability Benefits Questionnaires (Group 4). OMB Control Number: 2900–0781. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Abstract: The VA Form 21–0960 series will be used to gather necessary information from a claimant’s treating physician regarding the results of medical examinations. VA will gather medical information related to the claimant that is necessary to adjudicate the claim for VA disability benefits. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 53,750. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: i. VAF 21–0960C–3—30 minutes. ii. VAF 21–0960C–6—15 minutes. iii. VAF 21–0960C–7—15 minutes. iv. VAF 21–0960C–11—15 minutes. v. VAF 21–0960D–1—15 minutes. vi. VAF 21–0960E–2—15 minutes. vii. VAF 21–0960E–3—15 minutes. viii. VAF 21–0960H–1—15 minutes. ix. VAF 21–0960I–2—15 minutes. x. VAF 21–0960I–3—15 minutes. xi. VAF 21–0960I–4—30 minutes. xii. VAF 21–0960I–5—15 minutes. xiii. VAF 21–0960J–4—15 minutes. xiv. VAF 21–0960L–1—30 minutes. xv. VAF 21–0960N–3—15 minutes. xvi. VAF 21–0960N–4—30 minutes. xvii. VAF 21–0960Q–1—15 minutes. Frequency of Response: One time. Estimated Number of Respondents: 160,000. 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. 2016–11048 Filed 5–10–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00080 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Agency Information Collection (Application for Accrued Amounts Due a Deceased Beneficiary, VA Form 21P– 601) Activity Under OMB Review Veterans Benefits 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 Benefits Administration (VBA), 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; it includes the actual data collection instrument. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before June 10, 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. 2900–0216’’ in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Cynthia Harvey-Pryor, Enterprise Records Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461–5870 or email cynthia.harveypryor@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0216.’’ SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Application for Accrued Amounts Due a Deceased Beneficiary, VA Form 21P–601 OMB Control Number: 2900–0216. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Abstract: VA Form 21P–601 is used to gather the information necessary to determine a claimant’s entitlement to accrued benefits. Accrued benefits are amounts of VA benefits due, but unpaid, to a beneficiary at the time of his or her death. Benefits are paid to eligible survivors based on the priority described in 38 U.S.C. 5121(a). When there are no eligible survivors entitled to accrued benefits based on their relationship to the deceased beneficiary, the person or persons who bore the SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\11MYN1.SGM 11MYN1 29329 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 91 / Wednesday, May 11, 2016 / Notices expenses of the beneficiary’s last illness and burial may claim reimbursement for these expenses from accrued amounts. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published on March 2, 2016, at 81 FR 10965. Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Estimated Annual Burden: 7,920 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 0.50 hours (30 minutes). Frequency of Response: One-time. Estimated Number of Respondents: 15,840 respondents. By direction of the Secretary. Kathleen M. Manwell, Program Analyst, VA Privacy, Office of Privacy and Records Management, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2016–11054 Filed 5–10–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0249] Proposed Information Collection (Loan Service Report, VA Form 26–6808) Activity: Comment Request Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), 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 SUMMARY: 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. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before July 11, 2016. ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information through Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at www.Regulations.gov or to Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits Administrations (20M33), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420 or email to nancy.kessinger@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0249’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy J. Kessinger at (202) 632–8924 or FAX (202) 632–8925. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–21), 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, VBA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VBA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of VBA’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: Loan Service Report. OMB Control Number: 2900–0249. Type of Review: Revision of an approved collection. Abstract: VA Form 26–6808 is used when servicing delinquent guaranteed and insured loans and loans sold under 38 CFR 36.4600. With respect to the servicing of guaranteed and insured home loans and loans sold under 38 CFR 36.4600, the holder has the primary servicing responsibility. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Annual Burden: 2083 hours. Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 25 minutes. Frequency of Response: One-time. Estimated Number of Respondents: 5000. 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. 2016–11050 Filed 5–10–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Advisory Committee Charter Renewals Department of Veterans Affairs. Notice of Advisory Committee Charter Renewals. AGENCY: ACTION: In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee ACT (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App. 2, and after consultation with the General Services Administration, the Secretary of Veterans Affairs has determined that the following Federal advisory committees are vital to the mission of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and renewing their charters would be in the public interest. Consequently, the charters for the following Federal advisory committees are renewed for a two-year period, beginning on the dates listed below: SUMMARY: Charter renewed on Committee description Genomic Medicine Program Advisory Committee. VA National Academic Affiliations Council mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES Committee name Provides advice on the scientific and ethical issues related to the establishment, development, and operation of a genomic medicine program within VA. Provides advice to the Secretary regarding partnerships between VA and its academic affiliates. Provides advice to the Secretary on health care issues affecting enrolled Veterans residing in rural areas. Provides advice on VA cooperative studies, multi-site clinical research activities, and policies related to conducting and managing these efforts; ensures that new and ongoing projects maintain high quality, are based upon scientific merit, mission relevance, and are efficiently and economically conducted. Veterans’ Rural Health Advisory Committee. * Cooperative Studies Scientific Evaluation Committee. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:20 May 10, 2016 Jkt 238001 PO 00000 Frm 00081 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\11MYN1.SGM 11MYN1 March 28, 2016. April 29, 2016. May 2, 2016. May 4, 2016.

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-2016]


Agency Information Collection (Application for Accrued Amounts 
Due a Deceased Beneficiary, VA Form 21P-601) Activity Under OMB Review

AGENCY: Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans 
Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 
(44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits 
Administration (VBA), 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; it includes the actual data collection instrument.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before June 10, 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-
0216'' in any correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Cynthia Harvey-Pryor, Enterprise 
Records Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont 
Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461-5870 or email 
cynthia.harvey-pryor@va.gov. Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-
0216.''

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: Application for Accrued Amounts Due a Deceased Beneficiary, 
VA Form 21P-601
    OMB Control Number: 2900-0216.
    Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection.
    Abstract: VA Form 21P-601 is used to gather the information 
necessary to determine a claimant's entitlement to accrued benefits. 
Accrued benefits are amounts of VA benefits due, but unpaid, to a 
beneficiary at the time of his or her death. Benefits are paid to 
eligible survivors based on the priority described in 38 U.S.C. 
5121(a). When there are no eligible survivors entitled to accrued 
benefits based on their relationship to the deceased beneficiary, the 
person or persons who bore the

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expenses of the beneficiary's last illness and burial may claim 
reimbursement for these expenses from accrued amounts.
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required 
to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a 
currently valid OMB control number.
    The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting 
comments on this collection of information was published on March 2, 
2016, at 81 FR 10965.
    Affected Public: Individuals or Households.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 7,920 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 0.50 hours (30 minutes).
    Frequency of Response: One-time.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 15,840 respondents.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Kathleen M. Manwell,
Program Analyst, VA Privacy, Office of Privacy and Records Management, 
Department of Veterans Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2016-11054 Filed 5-10-16; 8:45 am]
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