Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment: Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance-Technical Submission, 54916-54917 [2019-22332]

Download as PDF 54916 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 198 / Friday, October 11, 2019 / Notices A. Overview of Information Collection Title of Information Collection: HUD Certified Housing Counselor Registration. OMB Approval Number: 2502–0614. OMB Expiration Date: 1/31/2020. Type of Request (i.e., new, revision, or extension of a currently approved collection): Revision of a currently approved collection. Form Number: None. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The information will be collected on the Office of Housing Counseling, HUD Housing Counselor Certification Training and Examination website, www.HUDHousingCounselors.com, and with client authorization, the information will be transferred to the HUD Federal Housing Administration Connection. The information collected will be used to certify housing counselors. Respondents (i.e., affected public): Individuals or households. Estimated Number of Respondents: 7,500. Estimated Number of Responses: 7,500. Frequency of Response: Once. Average Hours per Response: .25. Total Estimated Burden: 1,875 hours. B. Solicitation of Public Comment This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected parties concerning the collection of information described in Section A on the following: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) The accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. HUD encourages interested parties to submit comments in response to these questions. jbell on DSK3GLQ082PROD with NOTICES Authority: Section 2 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 3507. Dated: September 20, 2019. John L. Garvin, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Housing. [FR Doc. 2019–22334 Filed 10–10–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:56 Oct 10, 2019 Jkt 250001 DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–7012–N–04] Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment: Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance—Technical Submission Office of Community Planning and Development, HUD. ACTION: Notice of proposed information collection. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal. DATES: Comments due date: December 10, 2019. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name/or OMB Control number and should be sent to: Colette Pollard, Departmental Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW, Room 4160, Washington, DC 20410–5000; telephone (202) 402–3400, (this is not a toll-free number) or email Ms. Pollard at Colette_Pollard@hud.gov for a copy of proposed forms, or other available information. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the tollfree Federal Information Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Norm Suchar, Director, Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs, Office of Community Planning and Development, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW, Room 7262, Washington, DC 20410; telephone (202) 708–5015 (This is not a toll-free number). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department will submit the proposed information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended). This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the PO 00000 Frm 00084 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. This Notice also lists the following information: Title of Information Collection: OMB Approval Number: 2506–0183. Type of Request: Extension of currently approved collection. Form Number: HUD–40090–3a. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: This submission is to request an extension of a currently approved collection for reporting burden associated with the Technical Submission phase of the Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Application. This submission is limited to the Technical Submission process under the CoC Program interim rule, as authorized by the HEARTH Act. Applicants who are successful in the CoC Program Competition are required to submit more detailed technical information before grant agreement. The information to be collected will be used to ensure that technical requirements are met prior to the execution of a grant agreement. The technical requirements relate to a more extensive description of the budgets for administration costs, timelines for project implementation, match documentation and other project specific documentation, and information to support the resolution of grant conditions. HUD will use this detailed information to determine if a project is financially feasible and whether all proposed activities are eligible. All information collected is used to carefully consider conditional applicants for funding. If HUD collects less information, or collected it less frequently, the Department could not make a final determination concerning the eligibility of applicants for grant funds and conditional applicants would not be eligible to sign grant agreements and receive funding. To see the regulations for the CoC Program and applicable supplementary documents, visit HUD’s Homeless Resource Exchange page at https:// www.hudexchange.info/programs/coc/. The statutory provisions and the implementing interim rule (also found at 24 CFR part 587) that govern the program require the information provided by the Technical Submission. Respondents (i.e., affected public): Applicants that are successful in the E:\FR\FM\11OCN1.SGM 11OCN1 54917 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 198 / Friday, October 11, 2019 / Notices Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance Grant competition. Estimated Number of Respondents: 750. Information collection Number of respondents Exhibit 3 CoC Technical Submissions esnaps Forms, formerly HUD–40090– 3(a–b) ....................... Submission Subtotal .... Total Grant Program Application Collection Total ...................... Frequency of response Annual burden hours Hourly cost per response Annual cost 750 750 8 8 6,000 6,000 47.52 47.52 285,120 285,120 750 1 750 8 6,000 47.52 285,120 Dated: September 20, 2019. John Bravacos, General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development. [FR Doc. 2019–22332 Filed 10–10–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–7012–N–05] 60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Emergency Solutions Grant Data Collection Office of Community Planning and Development, HUD. AGENCY: Jkt 250001 Notice of proposed information collection. ACTION: Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35. jbell on DSK3GLQ082PROD with NOTICES Burden hour per response 1 1 This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected parties concerning the collection of information described in Section A on the following: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) The accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. HUD encourages interested parties to submit comment in response to these questions. 17:56 Oct 10, 2019 Responses per annum Total Estimated Burdens: The total number of hours needed for all reporting is 126,000 hours. 750 750 B. Solicitation of Public Comment VerDate Sep<11>2014 Estimated Number of Responses: 750. Frequency of Response: 1 time annually. Average Hours per Response: 8. SUMMARY: HUD is seeking approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for the information collection described below. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act, HUD is requesting comment from all interested parties on the proposed collection of information. The purpose of this notice is to allow for 60 days of public comment. Comments Due Date: December 10, 2019. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: Colette Pollard, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW, Room 4176, Washington, DC 20410–5000; telephone 202–402–3400 (this is not a toll-free number) or email at Colette.Pollard@hud.gov for a copy of the proposed forms or other available information. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the tollfree Federal Relay Service at (800) 877– 8339. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Norm Suchar, Director, Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs, Office of Community Planning and Development, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW, Room 7262, Washington, DC 20410; telephone (202) 708–5015 (This is not a toll-free number). Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the tollfree Federal Relay Service at (800) 877– 8339. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Pollard. DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00085 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 This notice informs the public that HUD is seeking approval from OMB for the information collection described in Section A. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A. Overview of Information Collection Title of Information Collection: Emergency Solutions Grants Program Recordkeeping Requirements. OMB Approval Number: 2506–0089. Type of Request (i.e., new, revision or extension of currently approved collection): Extension. Form Number: Description of the need for the information and proposed use: This submission is to request an extension of a currently approved collection for the reporting burden associated with program and recordkeeping requirements that Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) program recipients will be expected to implement and retain. This submission is limited to the recordkeeping burden under the ESG entitlement program. To see the regulations for the ESG program and applicable supplementary documents, visit the ESG page on the HUD Exchange at https:// www.hudexchange.info/programs/esg/. The statutory provisions and the implementing interim regulations (also found at 24 CFR 576) that govern the program require these recordkeeping requirements. Respondents (i.e., affected public): ESG recipient and subrecipient lead persons. Estimated Number of Respondents: The ESG record keeping requirements include 18 distinct activities. Each activity requires a different number of respondents ranging from 20 to 78,000. There are 78,000 unique respondents. Estimated Number of Responses: 526,116. E:\FR\FM\11OCN1.SGM 11OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 198 (Friday, October 11, 2019)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-22332]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-7012-N-04]


Notice of Proposed Information Collection for Public Comment: 
Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance--Technical Submission

AGENCY: Office of Community Planning and Development, HUD.

ACTION: Notice of proposed information collection.

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SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described 
below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) 
for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department 
is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.

DATES: Comments due date: December 10, 2019.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding 
this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name/or OMB 
Control number and should be sent to: Colette Pollard, Departmental 
Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban 
Development, 451 7th Street SW, Room 4160, Washington, DC 20410-5000; 
telephone (202) 402-3400, (this is not a toll-free number) or email Ms. 
Pollard at [email protected] for a copy of proposed forms, or 
other available information. Persons with hearing or speech impairments 
may access this number through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal 
Information Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Norm Suchar, Director, Office of 
Special Needs Assistance Programs, Office of Community Planning and 
Development, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th 
Street SW, Room 7262, Washington, DC 20410; telephone (202) 708-5015 
(This is not a toll-free number).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department will submit the proposed 
information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended). This Notice 
is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected agencies 
concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate 
whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the 
proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether 
the information will have practical utility; (2) evaluate the accuracy 
of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of 
information; (3) enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and (4) minimize the burden of the 
collection of information on those who are to respond, including 
through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission 
of responses.
    This Notice also lists the following information:
    Title of Information Collection:
    OMB Approval Number: 2506-0183.
    Type of Request: Extension of currently approved collection.
    Form Number: HUD-40090-3a.
    Description of the need for the information and proposed use: This 
submission is to request an extension of a currently approved 
collection for reporting burden associated with the Technical 
Submission phase of the Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Application. 
This submission is limited to the Technical Submission process under 
the CoC Program interim rule, as authorized by the HEARTH Act. 
Applicants who are successful in the CoC Program Competition are 
required to submit more detailed technical information before grant 
agreement. The information to be collected will be used to ensure that 
technical requirements are met prior to the execution of a grant 
agreement. The technical requirements relate to a more extensive 
description of the budgets for administration costs, timelines for 
project implementation, match documentation and other project specific 
documentation, and information to support the resolution of grant 
conditions. HUD will use this detailed information to determine if a 
project is financially feasible and whether all proposed activities are 
eligible. All information collected is used to carefully consider 
conditional applicants for funding. If HUD collects less information, 
or collected it less frequently, the Department could not make a final 
determination concerning the eligibility of applicants for grant funds 
and conditional applicants would not be eligible to sign grant 
agreements and receive funding. To see the regulations for the CoC 
Program and applicable supplementary documents, visit HUD's Homeless 
Resource Exchange page at https://www.hudexchange.info/programs/coc/. 
The statutory provisions and the implementing interim rule (also found 
at 24 CFR part 587) that govern the program require the information 
provided by the Technical Submission.
    Respondents (i.e., affected public): Applicants that are successful 
in the

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Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance Grant competition.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 750.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 750.
    Frequency of Response: 1 time annually.
    Average Hours per Response: 8.
    Total Estimated Burdens: The total number of hours needed for all 
reporting is 126,000 hours.

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                                             Number of     Frequency  of  Responses  per   Burden  hour   Annual  burden    Hourly cost
         Information  collection            respondents      response          annum       per  response       hours       per response     Annual cost
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Exhibit 3 CoC Technical Submissions e-               750               1             750               8           6,000           47.52         285,120
 snaps Forms, formerly HUD-40090-3(a-b).
Submission Subtotal.....................             750               1             750               8           6,000           47.52         285,120
Total Grant Program Application
 Collection
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    Total...............................             750               1             750               8           6,000           47.52         285,120
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B. Solicitation of Public Comment

    This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and 
affected parties concerning the collection of information described in 
Section A on the following:
    (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including 
whether the information will have practical utility;
    (2) The accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the 
proposed collection of information;
    (3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and
    (4) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
those who are to respond; including through the use of appropriate 
automated collection techniques or other forms of information 
technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses.
    HUD encourages interested parties to submit comment in response to 
these questions.

    Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 
44 U.S.C. Chapter 35.

    Dated: September 20, 2019.
John Bravacos,
General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and 
Development.
[FR Doc. 2019-22332 Filed 10-10-19; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4210-67-P