Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: Survey of Veteran Enrollees' Health and Use of Health Care, 52303-52304 [2018-22418]

Download as PDF amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 200 / Tuesday, October 16, 2018 / Notices copies of the form(s) and instructions should be directed to Charles G. Daniel at (202) 317–5754, at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6529, 1111 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20224, or through the internet at Charles.G.Daniel@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Guidance for qualification as an acceptance agent, and execution of an agreement between an acceptance agent and the Internal Revenue Service relating to the issuance of certain taxpayer identifying numbers. OMB Number: 1545–1499. Revenue Procedure Number: Revenue Procedure 2006–10. Abstract: Revenue Procedure 2006–10 describes application procedures for becoming an acceptance agent and the requisite agreement that an agent must execute with the Internal Revenue Service. Current Actions: There are no changes being made to the revenue procedure at this time. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Individuals, business or other for-profit organizations, not-forprofit institutions, Federal Government, and state, local or tribal governments. Estimated Number of Respondents: 8,000. Estimated Time per Respondent: 3 hrs., 7 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 24,960. The following paragraph applies to all of the collections of information covered by this notice: An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection of information displays a valid OMB control number. Books or records relating to a collection of information must be retained as long as their contents may become material in the administration of any internal revenue law. Generally, tax returns and tax return information are confidential, as required by 26 U.S.C. 6103. Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the 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 collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:44 Oct 15, 2018 Jkt 247001 information to be collected; (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; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Approved: October 10, 2018. Laurie Brimmer, Senior Tax Analyst. [FR Doc. 2018–22444 Filed 10–15–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P U.S.-CHINA ECONOMIC AND SECURITY REVIEW COMMISSION Notice of Open Public Event U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. ACTION: Notice of open public event. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given of the following open public event of the U.S.China Economic and Security Review Commission. The Commission is mandated by Congress to investigate, assess, and report to Congress annually on ‘‘the national security implications of the economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.’’ Pursuant to this mandate, the Commission will hold a public release of its 2018 Annual Report to Congress in Washington, DC on November 14, 2018. SUMMARY: The release is scheduled for Wednesday, November 14, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ADDRESSES: Hart Senate Office Building, Room 902, Washington, DC. Please check the Commission’s website at www.uscc.gov for possible changes to the event schedule. Reservations are not required to attend. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public seeking further information concerning the event should contact Leslie Tisdale, 444 North Capitol Street NW, Suite 602, Washington DC 20001; telephone: 202– 624–1496, or via email at ltisdale@ uscc.gov. Reservations are not required to attend. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Topics to Be Discussed: The Commission’s 2018 Annual Report to Congress addresses the following topics: • U.S.-China Economic and Trade Relations, including: Year in Review: Economics and Trade; Tools to Address U.S.-China Economic Challenges; and China’s Agricultural Policies: Trade, Investment, Safety, and Innovation. DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00116 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 52303 • U.S.-China Security Relations, including: Year in Review: Security and Foreign Affairs; and China’s Military Reorganization and Modernization: Implications for the United States. • China and the World, including: Belt and Road Initiative; China’s Relations with U.S. Allies and Partners; China and Taiwan; China and Hong Kong; and China’s Evolving North Korea Strategy. • China’s High-Tech Development, including Next Generation Connectivity. Authority: Congress created the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission in 2000 in the National Defense Authorization Act (Public Law 106–398), as amended by Division P of the Consolidated Appropriations Resolution, 2003 (Public Law 108–7), as amended by Public Law 109–108 (November 22, 2005), as amended by Public Law 113–291 (December 19, 2014). Dated: October 11, 2018. Daniel W. Peck, Executive Director, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. [FR Doc. 2018–22498 Filed 10–15–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 1137–00–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0609] Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: Survey of Veteran Enrollees’ Health and Use of Health Care Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, this notice announces that the Veterans Health 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. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before November 15, 2018. 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 SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\16OCN1.SGM 16OCN1 52304 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 200 / Tuesday, October 16, 2018 / Notices Control No. 2900–0609’’ in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 Brian McCarthy, VHA National Policy, Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20420, (202) 615–9241 or email Brian.McCarty4@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0609’’ in any correspondence. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authority: 44 U.S.C. 3501–3521. Title: Survey of Veteran Enrollees’ Health and Use of Health Care. OMB Control Number: 2900–0609. Type of Review: Renewal currently approved collection. Abstract: The VA Survey of Enrollees gathers information from Veterans enrolled in the VA Health Care System about factors which influence their health care utilization choices. Data collected are used to gain insights into Veteran preferences and to provide VA and Veterans Health Administration (VHA) management guidance in preparing for future Veteran needs. In addition to factors influencing health care choices, the data collected include enrollees’ perceived health status and need for assistance, available insurances, self-reported utilization of VA services versus other health care services, reasons for using VA, barriers to seeking care, ability and comfort level with accessing virtual care, as well as general demographics and family characteristics that may influence utilization but cannot be accessed elsewhere. 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 at 83 FR 32953 on July 16, 2018, pages 32953 and 32954. Affected Public: Individuals and households. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:44 Oct 15, 2018 Jkt 247001 Estimated Annual Burden: 14,000 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 20 minutes. Frequency of Response: Annually. Estimated Number of Respondents: 42,000. By direction of the Secretary. Cynthia D. Harvey-Pryor, Government Information Specialist, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2018–22418 Filed 10–15–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0016] Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: Claim for Disability Insurance Benefits, Government Life Insurance Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, 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. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before November 15, 2018. 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@ SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00117 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 omb.eop.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0016’’ in any correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy Kessinger, Administration & Facilities (20M3), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20420, (202) 632– 8924 or email nancy.kessinger@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900– 0016’’ in any correspondence. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authority: 44 U.S.C. 3501–21. Title: Claim for Disability Insurance Benefits, Government Life Insurance (VA Form 29–357). OMB Control Number: 2900–0016. Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved collection. Abstract: VA Forms 29–357 is used by the policyholder to claim disability insurance benefits on S–DVI, NSLI and USGLI policies. The information requested is authorized by law, 38 U.S.C. 1912, 1915, 1922, 1942 and 1948. 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 at 83 FR 12328 on June 8, 2018, page 26748. Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Estimated Annual Burden: $340,200. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 1 Hour and 45 minutes. Frequency of Response: Once. Estimated Number of Respondents: 8,100. By direction of the Secretary. Cynthia D. Harvey-Pryor, Government Information Specialist, Office of Quality, Privacy and Risk, Department of Veterans Affairs. 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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-0609]


Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: Survey 
of Veteran Enrollees' Health and Use of Health Care

AGENCY: Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, 
this notice announces that the Veterans Health 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.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before November 15, 2018.

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 
[email protected]. Please refer to ``OMB

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Control No. 2900-0609'' in any correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brian McCarthy, VHA National Policy, 
Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC 
20420, (202) 615-9241 or email [email protected]. Please refer to 
``OMB Control No. 2900-0609'' in any correspondence.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Authority: 44 U.S.C. 3501-3521.
    Title: Survey of Veteran Enrollees' Health and Use of Health Care.
    OMB Control Number: 2900-0609.
    Type of Review: Renewal currently approved collection.
    Abstract: The VA Survey of Enrollees gathers information from 
Veterans enrolled in the VA Health Care System about factors which 
influence their health care utilization choices. Data collected are 
used to gain insights into Veteran preferences and to provide VA and 
Veterans Health Administration (VHA) management guidance in preparing 
for future Veteran needs. In addition to factors influencing health 
care choices, the data collected include enrollees' perceived health 
status and need for assistance, available insurances, self-reported 
utilization of VA services versus other health care services, reasons 
for using VA, barriers to seeking care, ability and comfort level with 
accessing virtual care, as well as general demographics and family 
characteristics that may influence utilization but cannot be accessed 
elsewhere.
    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 at 83 FR 32953 on July 16, 2018, pages 32953 
and 32954.
    Affected Public: Individuals and households.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 14,000 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 20 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: Annually.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 42,000.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Cynthia D. Harvey-Pryor,
Government Information Specialist, Department of Veterans Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2018-22418 Filed 10-15-18; 8:45 am]
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