Veterans' Advisory Committee on Rehabilitation; Notice of Meeting, 57029 [2017-25891]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 230 / Friday, December 1, 2017 / Notices Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 15,400. By direction of the Secretary. Cynthia Harvey-Pryor, Office of Quality, Privacy and Risk, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2017–25942 Filed 11–30–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0179] Agency Information Collection Activity: Application for Change of Permanent Plan—Medical Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Veterans Benefits Administrations, 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 concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on information needed from veterans to apply to change his/her plan of insurance from a higher reserve to a lower reserve. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before January 30, 2018. 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. 2900–0179’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Cynthia Harvey-Pryor at (202) 461– 5870. sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: Under the PRA of 1995, Federal agencies must obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of information they conduct SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:44 Nov 30, 2017 Jkt 244001 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. Authority: Public Law 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521; 38 CFR Sections 6.48 and 8.36. Title: Application for Change of Permanent Plan—Medical VA Form 29– 1549. OMB Control Number: 2900–0179. Type of Review: Reinstatement of a previously approved collection. Abstract: These forms are used by veterans to apply to change his/her plan of insurance from a higher reserve to a lower reserve. The information on the form is required by law, 38 CFR Sections 6.48 and 8.36. Affected Public: Individuals and households. Estimated Annual Burden: 14 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 20 minutes. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Estimated Number of Respondents: 28. By direction of the Secretary. Cynthia Harvey-Pryor, Department Clearance Officer, Office of Quality, Privacy and Risk, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2017–25941 Filed 11–30–17; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Veterans’ Advisory Committee on Rehabilitation; Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act that a meeting of the Veterans’ Advisory Committee on Rehabilitation (VACOR) will be held on Thursday, January 4, 2018, via teleconference, from 1:00 p.m. (EST) until 3:00 p.m. (EST). The meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice to the Secretary on the Frm 00089 Fmt 4703 rehabilitation needs of Veterans with disabilities and on the administration of VA’s rehabilitation programs. During the meeting, Committee members will participate in new members’ orientation and review administrative guidelines. The primary agenda topics will be to discuss the purpose, vision and direction of VACOR. Although no time will be allocated for receiving oral presentations from the public, members of the public may submit written statements for review by the Committee to Sabrina Barry, Designated Federal Officer, Veterans Benefits Administration (28), 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, or via email at Sabrina.Barry@ va.gov. In the communication, writers must identify themselves and state the organization, association or person(s) they represent. Individuals who wish to call into the meeting should RSVP to Sabrina Barry at (202) 461–9618, no later than close of business, December 28, 2017. The dial in number to attend the conference is 1– 800–767–1750. At the prompt, enter access code 78160 then press #. During the day of the meeting, please call in at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the meeting; callers will not be given access after 1:00 p.m. Any member of the public seeking additional information should contact Sabrina Barry at the phone number or email address noted above. Dated: November 28, 2017. LaTonya L. Small, Federal Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2017–25891 Filed 11–30–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0005] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P PO 00000 57029 Sfmt 4703 Agency Information Collection Activity: Application for Dependency and Indemnity Compensation by Parent(s) (Including Accrued Benefits and Death Compensation When Applicable) Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Veteran’s 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 SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\01DEN1.SGM 01DEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Veterans' Advisory Committee on Rehabilitation; Notice of Meeting

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act that a meeting of the Veterans' Advisory 
Committee on Rehabilitation (VACOR) will be held on Thursday, January 
4, 2018, via teleconference, from 1:00 p.m. (EST) until 3:00 p.m. 
(EST). The meeting is open to the public.
    The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice to the Secretary 
on the rehabilitation needs of Veterans with disabilities and on the 
administration of VA's rehabilitation programs.
    During the meeting, Committee members will participate in new 
members' orientation and review administrative guidelines. The primary 
agenda topics will be to discuss the purpose, vision and direction of 
VACOR.
    Although no time will be allocated for receiving oral presentations 
from the public, members of the public may submit written statements 
for review by the Committee to Sabrina Barry, Designated Federal 
Officer, Veterans Benefits Administration (28), 810 Vermont Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20420, or via email at Sabrina.Barry@va.gov. In the 
communication, writers must identify themselves and state the 
organization, association or person(s) they represent.
    Individuals who wish to call into the meeting should RSVP to 
Sabrina Barry at (202) 461-9618, no later than close of business, 
December 28, 2017. The dial in number to attend the conference is 1-
800-767-1750. At the prompt, enter access code 78160 then press #. 
During the day of the meeting, please call in at least 15 minutes prior 
to the start of the meeting; callers will not be given access after 
1:00 p.m. Any member of the public seeking additional information 
should contact Sabrina Barry at the phone number or email address noted 
above.

    Dated: November 28, 2017.
LaTonya L. Small,
Federal Advisory Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2017-25891 Filed 11-30-17; 8:45 am]
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