Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; National Household Education Survey 2019 (NHES:2019), 53624-53625 [2018-23189]

Download as PDF amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 53624 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 206 / Wednesday, October 24, 2018 / Notices activities, please contact Beatriz Ceja, 202–453–6239. 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: Defraying Costs of Enrolling Displaced Students (DCEDS) Program and Emergency Assistance to Institutions of Higher Education (EAI) Program Applications. OMB Control Number: 1840–0839. Type of Review: An extension of an existing information collection. Respondents/Affected Public: Private Sector. Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 550. Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 16,000. Abstract: The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, signed into law on February 9, 2018, included significant new funding to support disaster relief. The U.S. Department of Education (Department) will award up to $2.7 billion to assist K– 12 schools and school districts and institutions of higher education (IHEs) in meeting the educational needs of students affected by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria and the 2017 California wildfires. This disaster assistance will help schools, school districts and IHEs return to their full capabilities as quickly and effectively as possible. There are two higher education funding VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:43 Oct 23, 2018 Jkt 247001 opportunities that require clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act. Congress appropriated $100 million for the Emergency Assistance to Institutions of Higher Education program, to provide emergency assistance to IHEs and their students in areas directly affected by the covered disasters or emergencies. Congress appropriated $75 million for the Defraying Costs of Enrolling Displaced Students in Higher Education program, to provide payments to IHEs to help defray the unexpected expenses associated with enrolling displaced students from IHEs directly affected by a covered disaster or emergency. The application packages contained in this request will be used to collect information needed to determine eligibility for funding under these two programs. Dated: October 19, 2018. Kate Mullan, Acting Director, Information Collection Clearance Division, Office of the Chief Privacy Officer, Office of Management. [FR Doc. 2018–23224 Filed 10–23–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION [Docket No.: ED–2018–ICCD–0109] Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; National Household Education Survey 2019 (NHES:2019) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Department of Education (ED). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of a previously approved information collection. DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before November 23, 2018. ADDRESSES: To access and review all the documents related to the information collection listed in this notice, please use http://www.regulations.gov by searching the Docket ID number ED– 2018–ICCD–0109. Comments submitted in response to this notice should be submitted electronically through the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http:// www.regulations.gov by selecting the Docket ID number or via postal mail, commercial delivery, or hand delivery. Please note that comments submitted by fax or email and those submitted after the comment period will not be accepted. Written requests for SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00021 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 information or comments submitted by postal mail or delivery should be addressed to the Director of the Information Collection Clearance Division, U.S. Department of Education, 550 12th Street SW, PCP, Room 9086, Washington, DC 20202–0023. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For specific questions related to collection activities, please contact Kashka Kubzdela, 202–245–7377 or email NCES.Information.Collections@ed.gov. 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: National Household Education Survey 2019 (NHES:2019). OMB Control Number: 1850–0768. Type of Review: A revision of an existing information collection. Respondents/Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 122,742. Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 12,948. Abstract: The National Household Education Survey (NHES) is a data collection program of the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) designed to provide descriptive data on the education activities of the U.S. population, with an emphasis on topics that are appropriate for household E:\FR\FM\24OCN1.SGM 24OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 206 / Wednesday, October 24, 2018 / Notices surveys rather than institutional surveys. Such topics have covered a wide range of issues, including early childhood care and education, children’s readiness for school, parents’ perceptions of school safety and discipline, before- and after-school activities of school-age children, participation in adult and career education, parents’ involvement in their children’s education, school choice, homeschooling, and civic involvement. The request to conduct the NHES:2019 full scale data collection, from December 2018 through September 2019, in conjunction with an In-Person Study of Nonresponding Households, designed to provide insight about nonresponse that can help plan future survey administrations was approved in September 2018 (OMB# 1850–0768 v.14–15). NHES:2019 will use mail and web data collection modes and will field two surveys: The Early Childhood Program Participation survey (ECPP) and the Parent and Family Involvement in Education survey (PFI). This request provides the expected update on the final plan for the NHES:2019 In-Person Study of Nonresponding Households. Dated: October 19, 2018. Kate Mullan, Acting Director, Information Collection Clearance Division, Office of the Chief Privacy Officer, Office of Management. [FR Doc. 2018–23189 Filed 10–23–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Combined Notice of Filings amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 Take notice that the Commission has received the following Natural Gas Pipeline Rate and Refund Report filings: Filings Instituting Proceedings Docket Numbers: CP19–2–000. Applicants: Northern Natural Gas Company. Description: Abbreviated Application for Order Permitting and Approving Abandonment of Service of Northern Natural Gas Company. Filed Date: 10/08/18. Accession Number: 20181009–5286. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/30/18. Docket Number: PR18–74–001. Applicants: Columbia Gas of Ohio, Inc. Description: Tariff filing per 284.123(b),(e)/: Revised SOC PR18–74 Effective 9–1–2018. Filed Date: 10/9/18. Accession Number: 201810095170. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:43 Oct 23, 2018 Jkt 247001 Comments/Protests Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/30/18. Docket Number: PR18–80–001. Applicants: Caprock Permian Natural Gas Transmission LLC. Description: Tariff filing per 284.123(b),(e)/: Caprock re-file amendment 10–12–18 to be effective 8/15/2018. Filed Date: 10/12/18. Accession Number: 201810125144. Comments/Protests Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/2/18. Docket Number: PR19–1–000. Applicants: Atmos Pipeline-Texas. Description: Tariff filing per 284.123(b),(e)/: APT October TCJA Filing to be effective 8/1/2018. Filed Date: 10/3/18. Accession Number: 201810035129. Comments/Protests Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/24/18. Docket Number: PR19–2–000. Applicants: Columbia Gas of Ohio, Inc. Description: Tariff filing per 284.123(b),(e)/: COH Rates effective 9/28/2018. Filed Date: 10/9/18. Accession Number: 201810095180. Comments/Protests Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/30/18. Docket Number: PR19–4–000. Applicants: Northwest Natural Gas Company. Description: Tariff filing per 284.123(b)(2)+(g): Northwest Natural Gas Petition for Rate Approval to be effective 11/1/2018. Filed Date: 10/12/18. Accession Number: 201810125170. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/2/18. 284.123(g) Protests Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/11/18. Docket Number: PR19–5–000. Applicants: Ameren Illinois Company. Description: Tariff filing per 284.123(b),(e)/: Statement of Currently Effective Rates to be effective 11/1/2018. Filed Date: 10/12/18. Accession Number: 201810125178. Comments/Protests Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/2/18. Docket Number: PR19–6–000. Applicants: The Peoples Gas Light and Coke Company. Description: Tariff filing per 284.123(b)(2)+(g): Petition for Approval of Rates Pursuant to 284.123 and 284.224 to be effective 11/1/2018. Filed Date: 10/15/18. Accession Number: 201810155033. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/5/18. 284.123(g) Protests Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/14/18. Docket Number: PR19–7–000. PO 00000 Frm 00022 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 53625 Applicants: Northern Illinois Gas Company. Description: Tariff filing per 284.123(b)(2)+(g): Application for Rate Approval to be effective 11/1/2018√. Filed Date: 10/15/18. Accession Number: 201810155057. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/5/18. 284.123(g) Protests Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/14/18. Docket Number: PR19–8–000. Applicants: DTE Gas Company. Description: Tariff filing per 284.123(b),(e)/: DTE Gas Company Rate Filing to be effective 10/1/2018. Filed Date: 10/15/18. Accession Number: 201810155106. Comments/Protests Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/5/18. Docket Numbers: RP19–84–000. Applicants: Texas Eastern Transmission, LP. Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: Negotiated rate—High Rise 8953473 eff 10–16–18 to be effective 10/16/2018. Filed Date: 10/16/18. Accession Number: 20181016–5029. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/29/18. Docket Numbers: RP19–85–000. Applicants: Algonquin Gas Transmission, LLC. Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: Negotiated Rate—High Rise 797640 eff 10–17–18 to be effective 10/17/2018. Filed Date: 10/16/18. Accession Number: 20181016–5056. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/29/18. Docket Numbers: RP19–86–000. Applicants: Southern Natural Gas Company, L.L.C. Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: OFO Penalty Revisions to be effective 12/1/ 2018. Filed Date: 10/16/18. Accession Number: 20181016–5101. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/29/18. Docket Numbers: RP19–87–000. Applicants: Dominion Energy Fuel Services, Inc., Dominion Energy Fairless, LLC, Dominion Energy Manchester Street, Inc., Spade Facilities II, L.L.C. Description: Joint Petition for Temporary Waiver, et al. of Dominion Energy Fuel Services, Inc., et al. under RP19–87. Filed Date: 10/16/18. Accession Number: 20181016–5105. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/23/18. Docket Numbers: RP19–88–000. Applicants: Texas Eastern Transmission, LP. Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: Gulf Markets—Global LNG perm release to Total Gas NCF to be effective 10/16/ 2018. Filed Date: 10/16/18. E:\FR\FM\24OCN1.SGM 24OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 206 (Wednesday, October 24, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 53624-53625]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-23189]


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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

[Docket No.: ED-2018-ICCD-0109]


Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the 
Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment 
Request; National Household Education Survey 2019 (NHES:2019)

AGENCY: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Department of 
Education (ED).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is 
proposing a revision of a previously approved information collection.

DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before 
November 23, 2018.

ADDRESSES: To access and review all the documents related to the 
information collection listed in this notice, please use http://www.regulations.gov by searching the Docket ID number ED-2018-ICCD-
0109. Comments submitted in response to this notice should be submitted 
electronically through the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http://www.regulations.gov by selecting the Docket ID number or via postal 
mail, commercial delivery, or hand delivery. Please note that comments 
submitted by fax or email and those submitted after the comment period 
will not be accepted. Written requests for information or comments 
submitted by postal mail or delivery should be addressed to the 
Director of the Information Collection Clearance Division, U.S. 
Department of Education, 550 12th Street SW, PCP, Room 9086, 
Washington, DC 20202-0023.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For specific questions related to 
collection activities, please contact Kashka Kubzdela, 202-245-7377 or 
email [email protected].

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: National Household Education Survey 2019 
(NHES:2019).
    OMB Control Number: 1850-0768.
    Type of Review: A revision of an existing information collection.
    Respondents/Affected Public: Individuals or Households.
    Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 122,742.
    Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 12,948.
    Abstract: The National Household Education Survey (NHES) is a data 
collection program of the National Center for Education Statistics 
(NCES) designed to provide descriptive data on the education activities 
of the U.S. population, with an emphasis on topics that are appropriate 
for household

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surveys rather than institutional surveys. Such topics have covered a 
wide range of issues, including early childhood care and education, 
children's readiness for school, parents' perceptions of school safety 
and discipline, before- and after-school activities of school-age 
children, participation in adult and career education, parents' 
involvement in their children's education, school choice, 
homeschooling, and civic involvement. The request to conduct the 
NHES:2019 full scale data collection, from December 2018 through 
September 2019, in conjunction with an In-Person Study of Nonresponding 
Households, designed to provide insight about nonresponse that can help 
plan future survey administrations was approved in September 2018 (OMB# 
1850-0768 v.14-15). NHES:2019 will use mail and web data collection 
modes and will field two surveys: The Early Childhood Program 
Participation survey (ECPP) and the Parent and Family Involvement in 
Education survey (PFI). This request provides the expected update on 
the final plan for the NHES:2019 In-Person Study of Nonresponding 
Households.

    Dated: October 19, 2018.
Kate Mullan,
Acting Director, Information Collection Clearance Division, Office of 
the Chief Privacy Officer, Office of Management.
[FR Doc. 2018-23189 Filed 10-23-18; 8:45 am]
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