Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 3040 [2020-00694]

Download as PDF 3040 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 12 / Friday, January 17, 2020 / Notices This program was developed in compliance with 10 U.S. Code 1784 Employment Opportunities for Military Spouses which states: (f) Private-Sector Employment.—The Secretary of Defense— (1) shall seek to develop partnerships with firms in the private sector to enhance employment opportunities for spouses of members of the armed forces and to provide for improved job portability for such spouses, especially in the case of the spouse of a member of the armed forces accompanying the member to a new geographical area because of a change of permanent duty station of the member; and (2) shall work with the United States Chamber of Commerce and other appropriate private-sector entities to facilitate the formation of such partnerships. Dated: January 14, 2020. Aaron T. Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2020–00728 Filed 1–16–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary [Docket ID: DoD–2020–OS–0012] Proposed Collection; Comment Request Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS), DoD. ACTION: Information collection notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the DFAS announces a proposed public information collection and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: 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; the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by March 17, 2020. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by any of the following methods: lotter on DSKBCFDHB2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:20 Jan 16, 2020 Jkt 250001 Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. Mail: Department of Defense, Office of the Chief Management Officer, Directorate for Oversight and Compliance, 4800 Mark Center Drive, Mailbox #24, Suite 08D09, Alexandria, VA 22350–1700. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name, docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the internet at http:// www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contact information. 10 U.S.C. 1408. The DD Form 2293 was devised to standardize applications for payment under the Act. Information on the form is also used to determine the applicant’s current status and contains statutory required certifications the applicant/former spouse must make when applying for payments. To request more information on this proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and associated collection instruments, please write to the Defense Finance and Accounting Services, P.O. Box 998002, ATTN: DFAS–HGA/CL, Scott Lafferty, Deputy Assistant General Counsel for Garnishment Operations, Cleveland, OH 44199–8002; via email at scott.w.lafferty.civ@mail.mil or at (216) 522–5118. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: Application for Former Spouse Payments From Retired Pay, DD Form 2293; OMB Number 0730–0008. Needs and Uses: The information collection requirement is necessary to provide DFAS with the basic data needed to process court orders for division of military retired pay as property or order alimony and child support payment from that retired pay per Title 10 U.S.C. 1408, ‘‘Payment of retired or retainer pay in compliance with court orders.’’ The former spouse may apply to the DFAS for direct payment of these monies by using DD Form 2293. Affected Public: Individuals and households. Annual Burden Hours: 6741. Number of Respondents: 26,963. Responses per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 26,963. Average Burden per Response: 15 minutes. Frequency: On occasion. The respondents of this information collection are spouses or former spouses of military members. The applicant submits a DD Form 2293 to the DFAS. The information from the DD Form 2293 is used by DFAS in processing the applicant’s request as authorized under Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: PO 00000 Frm 00030 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: January 13, 2020. Aaron T. Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2020–00694 Filed 1–16–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary [Docket ID: DoD–2013–OS–0072] United States Military Entrance Processing Command (USMEPCOM), Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, DoD. ACTION: 30-Day information collection notice. AGENCY: The Department of Defense has submitted to OMB for clearance the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act. DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by February 18, 2020. ADDRESSES: Comments and recommendations on the proposed information collection should be emailed to Ms. Jasmeet Seehra, DoD Desk Officer, at oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov. Please identify the proposed information collection by DoD Desk Officer, Docket ID number, and title of the information collection. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Angela James, 571–372–7574, or whs.mc-alex.esd.mbx.dd-dodinformation-collections@mail.mil. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: USMEPCOM MEPS Customer Satisfaction Survey, OMB Control Number 0704–0470. Type of Request: Extension. Number of Respondents: 75,000. Responses per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 75,000. Average Burden per Response: 10 minutes. Annual Burden Hours: 12,500. Needs and Uses: The information collection requirement is necessary to aid the MEPS in evaluating effectiveness of current policies and core processes, SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\17JAN1.SGM 17JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 12 (Friday, January 17, 2020)]
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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Office of the Secretary

[Docket ID: DoD-2020-OS-0012]


Proposed Collection; Comment Request

AGENCY: Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS), DoD.

ACTION: Information collection notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the 
DFAS announces a proposed public information collection and seeks 
public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: 
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; the accuracy of the 
agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; 
ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to 
be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the information 
collection on respondents, including through the use of automated 
collection techniques or other forms of information technology.

DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by March 
17, 2020.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and 
title, by any of the following methods:
    Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the 
instructions for submitting comments.
    Mail: Department of Defense, Office of the Chief Management 
Officer, Directorate for Oversight and Compliance, 4800 Mark Center 
Drive, Mailbox #24, Suite 08D09, Alexandria, VA 22350-1700.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency 
name, docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The 
general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the 
public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the 
internet at http://www.regulations.gov as they are received without 
change, including any personal identifiers or contact information.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on this 
proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and 
associated collection instruments, please write to the Defense Finance 
and Accounting Services, P.O. Box 998002, ATTN: DFAS-HGA/CL, Scott 
Lafferty, Deputy Assistant General Counsel for Garnishment Operations, 
Cleveland, OH 44199-8002; via email at [email protected] or 
at (216) 522-5118.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: Application for Former 
Spouse Payments From Retired Pay, DD Form 2293; OMB Number 0730-0008.
    Needs and Uses: The information collection requirement is necessary 
to provide DFAS with the basic data needed to process court orders for 
division of military retired pay as property or order alimony and child 
support payment from that retired pay per Title 10 U.S.C. 1408, 
``Payment of retired or retainer pay in compliance with court orders.'' 
The former spouse may apply to the DFAS for direct payment of these 
monies by using DD Form 2293.
    Affected Public: Individuals and households.
    Annual Burden Hours: 6741.
    Number of Respondents: 26,963.
    Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Annual Responses: 26,963.
    Average Burden per Response: 15 minutes.
    Frequency: On occasion.
    The respondents of this information collection are spouses or 
former spouses of military members. The applicant submits a DD Form 
2293 to the DFAS. The information from the DD Form 2293 is used by DFAS 
in processing the applicant's request as authorized under 10 U.S.C. 
1408. The DD Form 2293 was devised to standardize applications for 
payment under the Act. Information on the form is also used to 
determine the applicant's current status and contains statutory 
required certifications the applicant/former spouse must make when 
applying for payments.

    Dated: January 13, 2020.
Aaron T. Siegel,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
[FR Doc. 2020-00694 Filed 1-16-20; 8:45 am]
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