Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 53637 [2018-23200]

Download as PDF 53637 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 206 / Wednesday, October 24, 2018 / Notices Attention Reports Clearance Officer. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. Email address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. OMB Comment: OMB is required to make a decision concerning the collection of information between 30 and 60 days after publication of this document in the Federal Register. Therefore, a comment is best assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent directly to the following: Office of Management and Budget, Paperwork Reduction Project, Email: OIRA_ SUBMISSION@OMB.EOP.GOV, Attn: Desk Officer for the Administration for Children and Families. Robert A. Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2018–23220 Filed 10–23–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Title: Annual Report on Households Assisted by the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). OMB No.: 0970–0060. Description: This report is an annual activity required by statute (42 U.S.C. 8629) and Federal regulations (45 CFR 96.92) for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). Submission of the completed report is one requirement for LIHEAP grantees applying for Federal LIHEAP block grant funds. Grantees required to complete the Long Format of the Household Report are required to report statistics for the previous Federal fiscal year on: • Assisted and applicant households, by type of LIHEAP assistance; • Assisted and applicant households, by type of LIHEAP assistance and poverty level; • Assisted households receiving nominal payments of $50 or less; • Assisted households receiving only utility payment assistance; • Assisted households, regardless of the type(s) of LIHEAP assistance, excluding households that only receive nominal payments of $50 or less; • Assisted households, by type of LIHEAP assistance, having at least one vulnerable member who is at least 60 years or older, disabled, or five years old or younger; • Assisted households, regardless of the type(s) of LIHEAP assistance, having at least one member 60 years or older, disabled, or five years old or younger. Grantees required to complete the Short Format of the Household Report are required to submit data only on the number of households receiving heating, cooling, energy crisis, or weatherization benefits. The information is being collected for the Department’s annual LIHEAP report to Congress. The data also provides information about the need for LIHEAP funds. Finally, the data are used in the calculation of LIHEAP performance measures under the Government Performance and Results Act of 1993. The additional data elements will improve the accuracy of measuring LIHEAP targeting performance and LIHEAP cost efficiency. ACF published a Federal Register notice on August 17, 2018 soliciting 60 days of public comment on the renewal of the LIHEAP Household Report without any changes. No comments were received during this timeframe. Respondents: State Governments, Tribal Governments, Insular Areas, and the District of Columbia. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Instrument amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 Assisted household Report—Long Form ........................................................ Assisted Household Report—Short Form ....................................................... Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 2,344. Additional Information: Copies of the proposed collection may be obtained by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, 330 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20201. Attention Reports Clearance Officer. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. Email address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. OMB Comment: OMB is required to make a decision concerning the collection of information between 30 and 60 days after publication of this document in the Federal Register. Therefore, a comment is best assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. Written VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:43 Oct 23, 2018 Jkt 247001 Number of responses per respondent 56 160 1 1 Average burden hours per response Total burden hours 39 1 2,184 160 comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent directly to the following: Office of Management and Budget, Paperwork Reduction Project, Email: OIRA_ SUBMISSION@OMB.EOP.GOV, Attn: Desk Officer for the Administration for Children and Families. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. Proposed Projects: Office of Child Care CCDF Onsite Monitoring. Title: Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) State Monitoring Compliance Demonstration Packet. OMB No.: New. Description: The proposed data collection form is designed as part of the evidence collection process of the Onsite Monitoring system and provides states with an opportunity to propose [FR Doc. 2018–23200 Filed 10–23–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00034 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request E:\FR\FM\24OCN1.SGM 24OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 206 (Wednesday, October 24, 2018)]
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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

    Title: Annual Report on Households Assisted by the Low Income Home 
Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).
    OMB No.: 0970-0060.
    Description: This report is an annual activity required by statute 
(42 U.S.C. 8629) and Federal regulations (45 CFR 96.92) for the Low 
Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). Submission of the 
completed report is one requirement for LIHEAP grantees applying for 
Federal LIHEAP block grant funds.
    Grantees required to complete the Long Format of the Household 
Report are required to report statistics for the previous Federal 
fiscal year on:
     Assisted and applicant households, by type of LIHEAP 
assistance;
     Assisted and applicant households, by type of LIHEAP 
assistance and poverty level;
     Assisted households receiving nominal payments of $50 or 
less;
     Assisted households receiving only utility payment 
assistance;
     Assisted households, regardless of the type(s) of LIHEAP 
assistance, excluding households that only receive nominal payments of 
$50 or less;
     Assisted households, by type of LIHEAP assistance, having 
at least one vulnerable member who is at least 60 years or older, 
disabled, or five years old or younger;
     Assisted households, regardless of the type(s) of LIHEAP 
assistance, having at least one member 60 years or older, disabled, or 
five years old or younger.
    Grantees required to complete the Short Format of the Household 
Report are required to submit data only on the number of households 
receiving heating, cooling, energy crisis, or weatherization benefits.
    The information is being collected for the Department's annual 
LIHEAP report to Congress. The data also provides information about the 
need for LIHEAP funds. Finally, the data are used in the calculation of 
LIHEAP performance measures under the Government Performance and 
Results Act of 1993. The additional data elements will improve the 
accuracy of measuring LIHEAP targeting performance and LIHEAP cost 
efficiency.
    ACF published a Federal Register notice on August 17, 2018 
soliciting 60 days of public comment on the renewal of the LIHEAP 
Household Report without any changes. No comments were received during 
this timeframe.
    Respondents: State Governments, Tribal Governments, Insular Areas, 
and the District of Columbia.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                                     Number of    Average burden
                   Instrument                        Number of     responses per     hours per     Total burden
                                                    respondents     respondent       response          hours
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Assisted household Report--Long Form............              56               1              39           2,184
Assisted Household Report--Short Form...........             160               1               1             160
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 2,344.
    Additional Information: Copies of the proposed collection may be 
obtained by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, 
Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, 330 C Street SW, 
Washington, DC 20201. Attention Reports Clearance Officer. All requests 
should be identified by the title of the information collection. Email 
address: [email protected].
    OMB Comment: OMB is required to make a decision concerning the 
collection of information between 30 and 60 days after publication of 
this document in the Federal Register. Therefore, a comment is best 
assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of 
publication. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed 
information collection should be sent directly to the following: Office 
of Management and Budget, Paperwork Reduction Project, Email: 
[email protected], Attn: Desk Officer for the Administration 
for Children and Families.

Robert Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2018-23200 Filed 10-23-18; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4184-01-P