Submission for OMB Review; State Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Case Studies (New Collection), 33948-33949 [2019-15092]

Download as PDF 33948 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 136 / Tuesday, July 16, 2019 / Notices TOTAL BURDEN ESTIMATES—Continued [TANF, CW, Third Domain] Previously approved respondents for TANF & CW Instrument Client interviews/focus groups ............................................. Client survey ........................................................................ Staff Survey ......................................................................... Total number of respondents (TANF, CW, EHS/HS) 48 600 120 Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Total burden hours with 3rd domain 348 840 144 1 1 1 1 .25 .25 348 210 36 96 756 696 10,800 600 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 .25 .25 96 756 696 2,700 150 Evaluation Administrator interviews/focus groups ................................. Staff interviews/focus groups ............................................... Client interviews/focus groups ............................................. Client survey ........................................................................ Staff Survey ......................................................................... Estimated Total Burden Hours: 5,418. Authority: 42 U.S.C. 1310. Mary B. Jones, ACF/OPRE Certifying Officer. [FR Doc. 2019–15082 Filed 7–15–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–07–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Submission for OMB Review; State Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Case Studies (New Collection) Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation; Administration for Children and Families; HHS. ACTION: Request for public comment. AGENCY: The Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation (OPRE) is proposing a data collection activity as part of the State Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Case Studies project. This study seeks to document innovative employment and training programs for low-income individuals including TANF recipients and examine the ways the programs provide or link families to wraparound services. Over a three-year period, the study will conduct up to 12 comprehensive qualitative case studies and up to 20 profiles of innovative programs to showcase promising approaches. DATES: Comments due within 30 days of publication. OMB is required to make a decision concerning the collection of information between 30 and 60 days after publication of this document in the jspears on DSK30JT082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:33 Jul 15, 2019 Jkt 247001 48 96 96 6,000 120 Federal Register. Therefore, a comment is best assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. ADDRESSES: 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. Copies of the proposed collection may be obtained by emailing OPREinfocollection@acf.hhs.gov. Alternatively, copies can also be obtained by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, 330 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20201, Attn: OPRE Reports Clearance Officer. All requests, emailed or written, should be identified by the title of the information collection. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Description: The State TANF Case Studies project will involve several phases including: (1) Identifying innovative programs through a scan of the field and engagement with stakeholders; (2) visiting up to 12 selected programs to collect detailed information and produce comprehensive case studies of these programs to enhance policymakers’ and other stakeholders’ understanding of promising programs helping lowincome individuals to succeed in the labor force; and (3) gathering information through telephone interviews to produce up to 20 shorter case studies. The proposed information collection activities are: (1) Semi- PO 00000 Frm 00045 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 structured interviews with program and partner administrators and frontline staff; (2) in-depth interviews with participants to better inform and enhance understanding of client experiences and perspectives; (3) a guided case review with frontline staff to capture information about client characteristics as well as intensity, frequency, duration, and sequencing of services; and (4) an observation of program services, such as case management sessions, intakes and referrals, services delivered in a classroom setting, and work sites. The study will take place over a three year period. Respondents: Respondents include program administrators, frontline program staff, and program participants. Program administrators include staff who administer and supervise the case study program under review, TANF and employment and training programs; child care and other wraparound supports; and other workforce programs and partners such as community colleges, adult basic education providers, and employers; and state decision makers, as appropriate. Frontline program staff include intake workers, case managers, job developers, and other direct service providers who work at TANF agencies and American Job Centers, employment and training providers such as community colleges, and providers of wraparound supports, such as child care subsidy frontline staff. TANF and other low-income program participants will also be respondents. All participants will be able to opt out of participating in the data collection activities. E:\FR\FM\16JYN1.SGM 16JYN1 33949 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 136 / Tuesday, July 16, 2019 / Notices ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Total number of respondents Instrument Semi-structured program staff interview guide .................... In-depth participant interview guide ..................................... Case review guide ............................................................... Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 91. [FR Doc. 2019–15092 Filed 7–15–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–09–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration [Docket No. FDA–2014–N–1006] Providing Regulatory Submissions in Electronic Format—Certain Human Pharmaceutical Product Applications and Related Submissions Using the Electronic Common Technical Document Specifications (Revision 7); Draft Guidance for Industry; Availability Food and Drug Administration, HHS. Notice of availability. 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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 136 (Tuesday, July 16, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 33948-33949]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-15092]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Submission for OMB Review; State Temporary Assistance for Needy 
Families Case Studies (New Collection)

AGENCY: Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation; Administration 
for Children and Families; HHS.

ACTION: Request for public comment.

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SUMMARY: The Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation (OPRE) is 
proposing a data collection activity as part of the State Temporary 
Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Case Studies project. This study 
seeks to document innovative employment and training programs for low-
income individuals including TANF recipients and examine the ways the 
programs provide or link families to wraparound services. Over a three-
year period, the study will conduct up to 12 comprehensive qualitative 
case studies and up to 20 profiles of innovative programs to showcase 
promising approaches.

DATES: Comments due within 30 days of publication. 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.

ADDRESSES: 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.
    Copies of the proposed collection may be obtained by emailing 
[email protected]. Alternatively, copies can also be 
obtained by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, 
Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, 330 C Street SW, 
Washington, DC 20201, Attn: OPRE Reports Clearance Officer. All 
requests, emailed or written, should be identified by the title of the 
information collection.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Description: The State TANF Case Studies project will involve 
several phases including: (1) Identifying innovative programs through a 
scan of the field and engagement with stakeholders; (2) visiting up to 
12 selected programs to collect detailed information and produce 
comprehensive case studies of these programs to enhance policymakers' 
and other stakeholders' understanding of promising programs helping 
low-income individuals to succeed in the labor force; and (3) gathering 
information through telephone interviews to produce up to 20 shorter 
case studies. The proposed information collection activities are: (1) 
Semi-structured interviews with program and partner administrators and 
frontline staff; (2) in-depth interviews with participants to better 
inform and enhance understanding of client experiences and 
perspectives; (3) a guided case review with frontline staff to capture 
information about client characteristics as well as intensity, 
frequency, duration, and sequencing of services; and (4) an observation 
of program services, such as case management sessions, intakes and 
referrals, services delivered in a classroom setting, and work sites. 
The study will take place over a three year period.
    Respondents: Respondents include program administrators, frontline 
program staff, and program participants. Program administrators include 
staff who administer and supervise the case study program under review, 
TANF and employment and training programs; child care and other 
wraparound supports; and other workforce programs and partners such as 
community colleges, adult basic education providers, and employers; and 
state decision makers, as appropriate. Frontline program staff include 
intake workers, case managers, job developers, and other direct service 
providers who work at TANF agencies and American Job Centers, 
employment and training providers such as community colleges, and 
providers of wraparound supports, such as child care subsidy frontline 
staff. TANF and other low-income program participants will also be 
respondents. All participants will be able to opt out of participating 
in the data collection activities.

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                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                   Total  number  Annual  number     Number of        Average
           Instrument                   of              of         responses per   burden  hours  Annual  burden
                                    respondents     respondents     respondent     per  response       hours
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Semi-structured program staff                200              67               1               1              67
 interview guide................
In-depth participant interview                24               8               1             1.5              12
 guide..........................
Case review guide...............              24               8               2             .75              12
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 91.

    Authority: Sec. 413, Pub. L. 115-31.

Mary B. Jones,
ACF/OPRE Certifying Officer.
[FR Doc. 2019-15092 Filed 7-15-19; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4184-09-P