Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 65995 [2016-23060]

Download as PDF 65995 Notices Federal Register Vol. 81, No. 186 Monday, September 26, 2016 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Food and Nutrition Service Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES September 21, 2016. The Department of Agriculture has submitted the following information collection requirement(s) to OMB for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13. Comments are requested regarding (1) whether the collection of information is necessary 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 burden including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (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 those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments regarding this information collection received by October 26, 2016 will be considered. Written comments should be addressed to: Desk Officer for Agriculture, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget (OMB), OIRA_ Submission@omb.eop.gov or fax (202) 395–5806 and to Departmental Clearance Office, USDA, OCIO, Mail Stop 7602, Washington, DC 20250– 7602. Copies of the submission(s) may be obtained by calling (202) 720–8958. An agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless the collection of information displays a currently valid OMB control number and the agency informs potential persons who are to respond to the collection of information that such VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:40 Sep 23, 2016 Jkt 238001 persons are not required to respond to the collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. Food and Nutrition Service Title: Child and Adult Care Food Program. OMB Control Number: 0584–0055. Summary of Collection: Section 17 of the National School Lunch Act, as amended (42 U.S.C. 1766), authorizes the Child and Adult Care Program (CACFP). Under this program, the Secretary of Agriculture is authorized to provide cash reimbursement and commodity assistance, on a per meal basis, for food service to children in nonresidential child care centers and family or group day care homes, and to eligible adults in nonresidential adult day care centers. The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) has established application, monitoring, recordkeeping, and reporting requirements to manage the Program effectively, and ensure that the legislative intent of this mandate is responsibly implemented. Need and Use of the Information: The information collected is necessary to enable institutions wishing to participate in the CACFP to submit applications to the administering agencies, execute agreements with those agencies, and claim the reimbursement to which they are entitled by law. FNS and State agencies administering the program will use the collected information to determine eligibility of institutions to participate in the CACFP, ensure acceptance of responsibility in managing an effective food service, implement systems for appropriating program funds, and ensure compliance with all statutory and regulatory requirements. Description of Respondents: Business or other for-profit; Not-for-profit institutions; State, Local, or Tribal Government; and Individuals or households. Number of Respondents: 3,030,006. Frequency of Responses: Recordkeeping; Reporting: On occasion; Monthly and Annually. Total Burden Hours: 2,481,136. Food and Nutrition Service Title: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Trafficking Controls and Fraud Investigations. OMB Control Number: 0584–0587. PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Summary of Collection: The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) requires State agencies to issue a warning notice to withhold replacement electronic benefit transfer (EBT) cards or a warning notice for excessive EBT card replacements for individual members of a Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) household requesting four EBT cards in a 12-month period. These notices are being issued to educate SNAP recipients on use of the EBT card and to deter fraudulent activity. Need and Use of the Information: The data collected will be used for statutory and regulatory compliance. The data is gathered at various times, ranging from monthly, quarterly, annual or final submissions. Without the information, FNS would be unable to ensure integrity or effectively monitor any over-issued, under-issued, or trafficking. Description of Respondents: 267,915 Individuals/Households and 53 State, Local or Tribal Government. Number of Respondents: 267,968. Frequency of Responses: Reporting: Quarterly, Semi-annually, Monthly; Annually. Total Burden Hours: 21,940.41. Charlene Parker, Departmental Information Collection Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2016–23060 Filed 9–23–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–30–P DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Forest Service Forest Resource Coordinating Committee Forest Service, USDA. Call for nominations. AGENCY: ACTION: The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking nominations for the Forest Resource Coordinating Committee (Committee) pursuant to Section 8005 of the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 (Act) (Pub. L. 110–246), and the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), (5 U.S.C. App. 2). Additional information on the Committee can be found by visiting the Committee’s Web site at: http://www.fs.fed.us/spf/coop/frcc/. DATES: Written nominations must be received by November 14, 2016. Nominations must contain a completed application packet that includes the SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\26SEN1.SGM 26SEN1

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This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules 
or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings 
and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, 
delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency 
statements of organization and functions are examples of documents 
appearing in this section.

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Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 186 / Monday, September 26, 2016 / 
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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Food and Nutrition Service


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

September 21, 2016.
    The Department of Agriculture has submitted the following 
information collection requirement(s) to OMB for review and clearance 
under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13. Comments 
are requested regarding (1) whether the collection of information is 
necessary 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 burden including the validity of 
the methodology and assumptions used; (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 those who are 
to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, 
electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology.
    Comments regarding this information collection received by October 
26, 2016 will be considered. Written comments should be addressed to: 
Desk Officer for Agriculture, Office of Information and Regulatory 
Affairs, Office of Management and Budget (OMB), 
OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov or fax (202) 395-5806 and to Departmental 
Clearance Office, USDA, OCIO, Mail Stop 7602, Washington, DC 20250-
7602. Copies of the submission(s) may be obtained by calling (202) 720-
8958.
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor a collection of information 
unless the collection of information displays a currently valid OMB 
control number and the agency informs potential persons who are to 
respond to the collection of information that such persons are not 
required to respond to the collection of information unless it displays 
a currently valid OMB control number.

Food and Nutrition Service

    Title: Child and Adult Care Food Program.
    OMB Control Number: 0584-0055.
    Summary of Collection: Section 17 of the National School Lunch Act, 
as amended (42 U.S.C. 1766), authorizes the Child and Adult Care 
Program (CACFP). Under this program, the Secretary of Agriculture is 
authorized to provide cash reimbursement and commodity assistance, on a 
per meal basis, for food service to children in nonresidential child 
care centers and family or group day care homes, and to eligible adults 
in nonresidential adult day care centers. The Food and Nutrition 
Service (FNS) has established application, monitoring, recordkeeping, 
and reporting requirements to manage the Program effectively, and 
ensure that the legislative intent of this mandate is responsibly 
implemented.
    Need and Use of the Information: The information collected is 
necessary to enable institutions wishing to participate in the CACFP to 
submit applications to the administering agencies, execute agreements 
with those agencies, and claim the reimbursement to which they are 
entitled by law. FNS and State agencies administering the program will 
use the collected information to determine eligibility of institutions 
to participate in the CACFP, ensure acceptance of responsibility in 
managing an effective food service, implement systems for appropriating 
program funds, and ensure compliance with all statutory and regulatory 
requirements.
    Description of Respondents: Business or other for-profit; Not-for-
profit institutions; State, Local, or Tribal Government; and 
Individuals or households.
    Number of Respondents: 3,030,006.
    Frequency of Responses: Recordkeeping; Reporting: On occasion; 
Monthly and Annually.
    Total Burden Hours: 2,481,136.

Food and Nutrition Service

    Title: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), 
Trafficking Controls and Fraud Investigations.
    OMB Control Number: 0584-0587.
    Summary of Collection: The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) 
requires State agencies to issue a warning notice to withhold 
replacement electronic benefit transfer (EBT) cards or a warning notice 
for excessive EBT card replacements for individual members of a 
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) household requesting 
four EBT cards in a 12-month period. These notices are being issued to 
educate SNAP recipients on use of the EBT card and to deter fraudulent 
activity.
    Need and Use of the Information: The data collected will be used 
for statutory and regulatory compliance. The data is gathered at 
various times, ranging from monthly, quarterly, annual or final 
submissions. Without the information, FNS would be unable to ensure 
integrity or effectively monitor any over-issued, under-issued, or 
trafficking.
    Description of Respondents: 267,915 Individuals/Households and 53 
State, Local or Tribal Government.
    Number of Respondents: 267,968.
    Frequency of Responses: Reporting: Quarterly, Semi-annually, 
Monthly; Annually.
    Total Burden Hours: 21,940.41.

Charlene Parker,
Departmental Information Collection Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2016-23060 Filed 9-23-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 3410-30-P