Proposed Information Collection Activity; Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Annual Report (OMB No.: 0970-0492), 52506 [2019-21416]

Download as PDF 52506 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 191 / Wednesday, October 2, 2019 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Annual Report (OMB No.: 0970–0492) Office of Community Services; Administration for Children and Families; HHS. ACTION: Request for public comment. AGENCY: The Administration of Children and Families (ACF), Office of Community Services (OCS) is requesting a three-year extension with minor changes of the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Annual Report (OMB No.: 0970–0492, expiration 1/31/ SUMMARY: 2020). This request will support the currently utilized CSBG Annual Report, comprised of Modules 1–4, and incorporates performance management. SW, Washington, DC 20201, Attn: OPRE Reports Clearance Officer. All requests, emailed or written, should be identified by the title of the information collection. DATES: Comments due within 60 days of publication. In compliance with the requirements of Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described above. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Copies of the proposed collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded by emailing infocollection@ acf.hhs.gov. Alternatively, copies can also be obtained by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation (OPRE), 330 C Street Description: Module 1 includes minor edits to align with the revised, and OMB approved, CSBG State Plan (OMB No. 0970–0382). Module 2, Module 3, and Module 4 include only technical updates for ease and clarity of current reporting. Copies of the proposed collection of information can be obtained by visiting: http:// www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/ocs/ programs/csbg. Respondents: State governments, including the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and U.S. territories and CSBG eligible entities (Community Action Agencies). ADDRESSES: ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Annual number of respondents Instrument CSBG Annual Report (States) ......................................................................... CSBG Annual Report (Eligible Entities) .......................................................... Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 258,998. Comments: The Department specifically requests comments on (a) whether the proposed 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 proposed collection of information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted within 60 days of this publication. Authority: 112 Stat. 2729; 42 U.S.C. 9902(2). Mary B. Jones, ACF/OPRE Certifying Officer. khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES [FR Doc. 2019–21416 Filed 10–1–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–27–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:42 Oct 01, 2019 Jkt 250001 52 1,035 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Proposed Continued Information Collection Activity; Evaluation of the Child Welfare Capacity Building Collaborative, Part Two (OMB Number: 0970–0494) Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, HHS. ACTION: Request for public comment. AGENCY: The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is requesting a three-year extension of the previously approved forms that include satisfaction surveys; surveys to assess jurisdiction’s foundational capacity; a workshop follow-up survey; webinar and online learning registration forms; and service-specific feedback forms and interview protocol (OMB Number: 0970–0494, expiration March 31, 2020). This request includes one new innovation survey, and requests minor changes to the webinar and online learning registration forms. Three instruments from the original approval are not included with this request. This requested extension relates to a second set of instruments, which are part of a larger data collection effort being SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00053 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Number of responses per respondent 1 1 Average burden hours per response 164 242 Annual burden hours 8,528 250,470 conducted for the evaluation of the Child Welfare Capacity Building Collaborative. An extension request for the first group of evaluation instruments was submitted on April 24, 2019, (OMB Number: 0970–0484, FR, 84(79)). DATES: Comments due within 60 days of publication. In compliance with the requirements of Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described above. ADDRESSES: Copies of the proposed collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded by emailing infocollection@ 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: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. All requests, emailed or written, should be identified by the title of the information collection. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Description: The Evaluation of the Child Welfare Capacity Building Collaborative is sponsored by the Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Proposed Information Collection Activity; Community Services 
Block Grant (CSBG) Annual Report (OMB No.: 0970-0492)

AGENCY: Office of Community Services; Administration for Children and 
Families; HHS.

ACTION: Request for public comment.

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SUMMARY: The Administration of Children and Families (ACF), Office of 
Community Services (OCS) is requesting a three-year extension with 
minor changes of the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Annual 
Report (OMB No.: 0970-0492, expiration 1/31/2020). This request will 
support the currently utilized CSBG Annual Report, comprised of Modules 
1-4, and incorporates performance management.

DATES: Comments due within 60 days of publication. In compliance with 
the requirements of Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and Families is soliciting 
public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection 
described above.

ADDRESSES: Copies of the proposed collection of information can be 
obtained and comments may be forwarded 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 (OPRE), 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: Module 1 includes minor edits to align with the 
revised, and OMB approved, CSBG State Plan (OMB No. 0970-0382). Module 
2, Module 3, and Module 4 include only technical updates for ease and 
clarity of current reporting. Copies of the proposed collection of 
information can be obtained by visiting: http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/ocs/programs/csbg.
    Respondents: State governments, including the District of Columbia 
and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and U.S. territories and CSBG 
eligible entities (Community Action Agencies).

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                  Annual  number     Number of        Average
                   Instrument                           of         responses per   burden hours   Annual  burden
                                                    respondents     respondent     per response        hours
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CSBG Annual Report (States).....................              52               1             164           8,528
CSBG Annual Report (Eligible Entities)..........           1,035               1             242         250,470
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 258,998.
    Comments: The Department specifically requests comments on (a) 
whether the proposed 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 proposed collection of 
information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information 
to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden including through 
the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of 
information technology. Consideration will be given to comments and 
suggestions submitted within 60 days of this publication.

    Authority: 112 Stat. 2729; 42 U.S.C. 9902(2).

Mary B. Jones,
ACF/OPRE Certifying Officer.
[FR Doc. 2019-21416 Filed 10-1-19; 8:45 am]
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