Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request, 35774 [2016-13104]

Download as PDF 35774 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 107 / Friday, June 3, 2016 / Notices Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). Dated: May 25, 2016. Andrew M. Slavitt, Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. [FR Doc. 2016–13084 Filed 6–2–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4120–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request Title: Migrant and Seasonal Head Start Study. OMB No.: New Collection. Description: The Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is proposing an information collection activity for the Migrant and Seasonal Head Start (MSHS) Study. The MSHS Study will describe the characteristics and experiences of the children and families who enroll in MSHS and the practices and services of the MSHS programs that serve them. The findings will provide up-to-date information to the Office of Head Start, other federal government agencies, local MSHS programs, and the public. The study will be the first national MSHS study to include direct child assessments, which will provide information about MSHS children that programs can use to inform program, center and classroom practices. Data collection will involve mail surveys to selected MSHS center directors and all MSHS program directors nationwide about operational characteristics, program- and centerlevel policies and practices, and services and resources offered to MSHS families. The study will also conduct on-site data collection with children, parents, teachers, and classrooms in a nationally-representative sample of MSHS centers. The on-site data collection will include classroom observations, teacher surveys, child reports and child assessments. Respondents: MSHS program directors, center directors, teachers, assistant teachers, parents, and children. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Total number of respondents Instrument Program Director survey .................................................................................. Center Director survey ..................................................................................... Call script for Program Directors ..................................................................... Form for Program Directors to verify key information for selected centers .... Call script for Center Directors ........................................................................ Call script for On Site Coordinators ................................................................. Classroom sampling form ................................................................................ Child roster form .............................................................................................. Teacher survey ................................................................................................ Teacher child report ......................................................................................... Assistant Teacher survey ................................................................................ Parent consent form ........................................................................................ Child assessments (preschoolers and older toddlers only) ............................ Parent interview (including Parent child report) .............................................. Number of responses per respondent 53 253 24 24 53 53 53 53 159 159 159 1,018 848 1,018 Average burden hours per response 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 1 8 1 1 1 1 Estimated annual burden hours 0.5 0.5 1 0.5 1 1 0.5 0.25 0.5 0.25 0.25 0.25 0.75 1 27 127 24 12 53 53 27 40 80 318 40 255 636 1,018 mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 2,710. In compliance with the requirements of Section 3506(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: OPRE Reports Clearance Officer. Email address: OPREinfocollection@ 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 VerDate Sep<11>2014 21:20 Jun 02, 2016 Jkt 238001 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. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Robert Sargis, ACF Certifying Officer. AGENCY: [FR Doc. 2016–13104 Filed 6–2–16; 8:45 am] ACTION: Frm 00042 Fmt 4703 [Docket No. FDA–2016–N–0628] Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for Office of Management and Budget Review; Comment Request; Reporting Associated With New Animal Drug Applications Food and Drug Administration, HHS. BILLING CODE 4184–22–P PO 00000 Food and Drug Administration Notice. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing that a proposed collection of information has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. SUMMARY: Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\03JNN1.SGM 03JNN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request

    Title: Migrant and Seasonal Head Start Study.
    OMB No.: New Collection.
    Description: The Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation 
(OPRE), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department 
of Health and Human Services, is proposing an information collection 
activity for the Migrant and Seasonal Head Start (MSHS) Study.
    The MSHS Study will describe the characteristics and experiences of 
the children and families who enroll in MSHS and the practices and 
services of the MSHS programs that serve them. The findings will 
provide up-to-date information to the Office of Head Start, other 
federal government agencies, local MSHS programs, and the public. The 
study will be the first national MSHS study to include direct child 
assessments, which will provide information about MSHS children that 
programs can use to inform program, center and classroom practices.
    Data collection will involve mail surveys to selected MSHS center 
directors and all MSHS program directors nationwide about operational 
characteristics, program- and center-level policies and practices, and 
services and resources offered to MSHS families. The study will also 
conduct on-site data collection with children, parents, teachers, and 
classrooms in a nationally-representative sample of MSHS centers. The 
on-site data collection will include classroom observations, teacher 
surveys, child reports and child assessments.
    Respondents: MSHS program directors, center directors, teachers, 
assistant teachers, parents, and children.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                                     Number of    Average burden     Estimated
                   Instrument                      Total number    responses per     hours per     annual burden
                                                  of respondents    respondent       response          hours
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Program Director survey.........................              53               1             0.5              27
Center Director survey..........................             253               1             0.5             127
Call script for Program Directors...............              24               1               1              24
Form for Program Directors to verify key                      24               1             0.5              12
 information for selected centers...............
Call script for Center Directors................              53               1               1              53
Call script for On Site Coordinators............              53               1               1              53
Classroom sampling form.........................              53               1             0.5              27
Child roster form...............................              53               3            0.25              40
Teacher survey..................................             159               1             0.5              80
Teacher child report............................             159               8            0.25             318
Assistant Teacher survey........................             159               1            0.25              40
Parent consent form.............................           1,018               1            0.25             255
Child assessments (preschoolers and older                    848               1            0.75             636
 toddlers only).................................
Parent interview (including Parent child report)           1,018               1               1           1,018
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Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 2,710.

    In compliance with the requirements of Section 3506(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: OPRE Reports Clearance Officer. Email address: 
OPREinfocollection@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,
ACF Certifying Officer.
[FR Doc. 2016-13104 Filed 6-2-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4184-22-P