Proposed Agency Information Collection, 39636 [2016-14387]

Download as PDF sradovich on DSK3TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 39636 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 117 / Friday, June 17, 2016 / Notices 400 Maryland Avenue SW., LBJ, Room 2E–349, Washington, DC 20202–4537. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For specific questions related to collection activities, please contact Braden Goetz, 202–245–7405. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department of Education (ED), in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)), provides the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed, revised, and continuing collections of information. This helps the Department assess the impact of its information collection requirements and minimize the public’s reporting burden. It also helps the public understand the Department’s information collection requirements and provide the requested data in the desired format. ED is soliciting comments on the proposed information collection request (ICR) that is described below. The Department of Education is especially interested in public comment addressing the following issues: (1) Is this collection necessary to the proper functions of the Department; (2) will this information be processed and used in a timely manner; (3) is the estimate of burden accurate; (4) how might the Department enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (5) how might the Department minimize the burden of this collection on the respondents, including through the use of information technology. Please note that written comments received in response to this notice will be considered public records. Title of Collection: Native Hawaiian Career and Technical Education Grant Application (NHCTEP) (1894–0001). OMB Control Number: 1830–0564. Type of Review: An extension of an existing information collection. Respondents/Affected Public: Private Sector. Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 10. Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 1,200. Abstract: This is a request for extension of the approval of the information collection which solicits applications for the Native Hawaiian Career and Technical Education Program (NHCTEP). NHCTEP, authorized by section 116 (h) of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 (Pub. L. 109–270) (20 U.S.C.2301, provides grants to community-based organizations primarily serving and representing Native Hawaiians. Grant funds are used for expenses associated with developing VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:48 Jun 16, 2016 Jkt 238001 challenging academic and technical standards, especially in preparation for high-skill, high-wage, or high-demand occupations in established or emerging professions; and providing technical assistance and professional development that improves the quality of career and technical education teachers, faculty, administrators, and counselors. Students are provided stipends, tuition, books, fees, childcare, counseling, job placement, transportation, supplies, specialized tools and uniforms that are necessary to fully and effectively participate in career and technical education programs. Programs are designed to provide one year certificate or two year degrees. Dated: June 14, 2016. Tomakie Washington, Acting Director, Information Collection Clearance Division, Office of the Chief Privacy Officer, Office of Management. [FR Doc. 2016–14386 Filed 6–16–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Proposed Agency Information Collection U.S. Department of Energy. Notice and Request for Comments. AGENCY: ACTION: The Department of Energy (DOE) invites public comment on a proposed collection of information that DOE is developing for submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Comments are invited 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, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance 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. SUMMARY: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be received on or before August 16, 2016. If you anticipate difficulty in submitting comments within that DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00013 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 period, contact the person listed in as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Written comments may be sent to Christine Askew, U.S. Department of Energy, EE–5W/Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20585 or by fax at 202– 287–1992, or by email at christine.askew@ee.doe.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Christine Askew at christine.askew@ee.doe.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This information collection request contains: (1) OMB No. ‘‘1910–5127’’; (2) Information Collection Request Title: ‘‘Weatherization Assistant Program (WAP)’’; (3) Type of Review: New; (4) Purpose: To collect information on the status of grantee activities, expenditures, and results, to ensure that program funds are being used appropriately, effectively and expeditiously; (5) Annual Estimated Number of Respondents: 59; (6) Annual Estimated Number of Total Responses: 696; (7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 2,088; (8) Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: 0. ADDRESSES Authority: Title V, Subtitle E of the Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA), PL 110–140. Issued in Washington, DC, on May 18, 2016. Erica Burrin, Acting Program Manager, Weatherization Assistance Program, Weatherization and Intergovernmental Program [FR Doc. 2016–14387 Filed 6–16–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy State Energy Advisory Board (STEAB) Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. ACTION: Notice of open teleconference. AGENCY: This notice announces a teleconference call of the State Energy Advisory Board (STEAB). The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92– 463; 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of these meetings be announced in the Federal Register. DATES: Thursday, July 21, 2016 from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (EDT). To receive the call-in number and passcode, please SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\17JNN1.SGM 17JNN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY


Proposed Agency Information Collection

AGENCY: U.S. Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice and Request for Comments.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Energy (DOE) invites public comment on a 
proposed collection of information that DOE is developing for 
submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) pursuant to the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Comments are invited 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, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions 
used; (c) ways to enhance 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.

DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be 
received on or before August 16, 2016. If you anticipate difficulty in 
submitting comments within that period, contact the person listed in 
ADDRESSES as soon as possible.

ADDRESSES: Written comments may be sent to Christine Askew, U.S. 
Department of Energy, EE-5W/Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Ave. 
SW., Washington, DC 20585 or by fax at 202-287-1992, or by email at 
christine.askew@ee.doe.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should 
be directed to Christine Askew at christine.askew@ee.doe.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This information collection request 
contains: (1) OMB No. ``1910-5127''; (2) Information Collection Request 
Title: ``Weatherization Assistant Program (WAP)''; (3) Type of Review: 
New; (4) Purpose: To collect information on the status of grantee 
activities, expenditures, and results, to ensure that program funds are 
being used appropriately, effectively and expeditiously; (5) Annual 
Estimated Number of Respondents: 59; (6) Annual Estimated Number of 
Total Responses: 696; (7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 
2,088; (8) Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: 0.

    Authority:  Title V, Subtitle E of the Energy Independence and 
Security Act (EISA), PL 110-140.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on May 18, 2016.
Erica Burrin,
Acting Program Manager, Weatherization Assistance Program, 
Weatherization and Intergovernmental Program
[FR Doc. 2016-14387 Filed 6-16-16; 8:45 am]
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