Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 3039-3040 [2020-00728]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 12 / Friday, January 17, 2020 / Notices 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: Request for Reference; DD Form 370; OMB Control Number 0704– 0167. Type of Request: Extension. Number of Respondents: 6,500. Responses per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 6,500. Average Burden per Response: 10 minutes. Annual Burden Hours: 1,083. Needs and Uses: The information collection requirement is necessary to obtain personal reference data, in order to request a waiver, on a military applicant who has committed a civil or criminal offense and would otherwise be disqualified for entry into the Armed Forces of the United States. The DD Form 370 is used to obtain references information evaluating the character, work habits, and attitudes of an applicant from a person of authority or standing within the community. Affected Public: Business or other For-Profit; Not-For-Profit institutions; Individuals or Households; State, Local, or Tribal government. Frequency: On occasion. Respondent’s Obligation: Voluntary. OMB Desk Officer: Ms. Jasmeet Seehra. You may also submit comments and recommendations, identified by Docket ID number and title, by the following method: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name, Docket ID 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. DoD Clearance Officer: Ms. Angela James. Requests for copies of the information collection proposal should be sent to lotter on DSKBCFDHB2PROD with NOTICES ADDRESSES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:20 Jan 16, 2020 Jkt 250001 3039 Ms. James at whs.mc-alex.esd.mbx.dddod-information-collections@mail.mil. personal identifiers or contact information. Dated: January 14, 2020. Morgan E. Park, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. To request more information on this proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and associated collection instruments, please contact Office of Family Readiness Policy, ATTN: LaTarsha Yeargins, Spouse Education & Career Opportunities Program, 4800 Mark Center Drive, Suite 03G15, Alexandria, VA 22350–2300. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: Military Spouse Employment Partnership (MSEP) Career Portal; OMB Control Number 0704–0563. Needs and Uses: The information collection requirement is necessary to allow MSEP Partners to directly search for employment opportunities with MSEP Partners. Affected Public: Individuals or Households, Business or Other ForProfit. Annual Burden Hours: Military Spouses: 16,500. MSEP Partners: 125. Businesses/Companies: 38. Total: 16,663. Number of Respondents: Military Spouses: 22,000. MSEP Partners: 300. Businesses/Companies: 150. Total Respondents: 22,450. Responses per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 22,450. Average Burden per Response: Military Spouses: 45 minutes. MSEP Partners: 25 Minutes. Businesses/Companies: 15 minutes. Frequency: Military Spouses: On occasion. MSEP Partners: On occasion. Businesses/Companies: Once. The Military Spouse Employment Partnership (MSEP) Career Portal is the sole web platform utilized to connect military spouses with companies seeking to hire military spouse employees. Participating companies, called MSEP Partners, are vetted and approved participants in the MSEP Program and have pledged to recruit, hire, promote and retain military spouses in portable careers. MSEP is a targeted recruitment and employment partnership that connects American businesses with military spouses who possess essential 21st-century workforce skills and attributes and are seeking portable, fulfilling careers. The MSEP program is part of the overall Spouse Education and Career Opportunities (SECO) program which falls under the auspices of the office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Military Community & Family Policy. [FR Doc. 2020–00706 Filed 1–16–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary [Docket ID DoD–2020–OS–0010] Proposed Collection; Comment Request Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel & Readiness, DoD. ACTION: Information collection notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel & Readiness 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 SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00029 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: E:\FR\FM\17JAN1.SGM 17JAN1 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)]
[Notices]
[Pages 3039-3040]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-00728]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Office of the Secretary

[Docket ID DoD-2020-OS-0010]


Proposed Collection; Comment Request

AGENCY: Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel & 
Readiness, DoD.

ACTION: Information collection notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the 
Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel & Readiness 
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 contact Office of Family 
Readiness Policy, ATTN: LaTarsha Yeargins, Spouse Education & Career 
Opportunities Program, 4800 Mark Center Drive, Suite 03G15, Alexandria, 
VA 22350-2300.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: Military Spouse Employment 
Partnership (MSEP) Career Portal; OMB Control Number 0704-0563.
    Needs and Uses: The information collection requirement is necessary 
to allow MSEP Partners to directly search for employment opportunities 
with MSEP Partners.
    Affected Public: Individuals or Households, Business or Other For-
Profit.
    Annual Burden Hours: Military Spouses: 16,500.
    MSEP Partners: 125.
    Businesses/Companies: 38.
    Total: 16,663.
    Number of Respondents: Military Spouses: 22,000.
    MSEP Partners: 300.
    Businesses/Companies: 150.
    Total Respondents: 22,450.
    Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Annual Responses: 22,450.
    Average Burden per Response: Military Spouses: 45 minutes.
    MSEP Partners: 25 Minutes.
    Businesses/Companies: 15 minutes.
    Frequency: Military Spouses: On occasion.
    MSEP Partners: On occasion.
    Businesses/Companies: Once.
    The Military Spouse Employment Partnership (MSEP) Career Portal is 
the sole web platform utilized to connect military spouses with 
companies seeking to hire military spouse employees. Participating 
companies, called MSEP Partners, are vetted and approved participants 
in the MSEP Program and have pledged to recruit, hire, promote and 
retain military spouses in portable careers. MSEP is a targeted 
recruitment and employment partnership that connects American 
businesses with military spouses who possess essential 21st-century 
workforce skills and attributes and are seeking portable, fulfilling 
careers. The MSEP program is part of the overall Spouse Education and 
Career Opportunities (SECO) program which falls under the auspices of 
the office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Military 
Community & Family Policy.

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    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