Notice of Guidance Portal, 11056 [2020-03811]

Download as PDF 11056 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 38 / Wednesday, February 26, 2020 / Notices DOD Clearance Officer: Ms. Angela James. Requests for copies of the information collection proposal should be sent to Ms. James at whs.mc-alex.esd.mbx.dddod-information-collections@mail.mil. Dated: February 21, 2020. Aaron T. Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2020–03855 Filed 2–25–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Notice of Guidance Portal Office of the General Counsel, Department of Education. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Through this notice, the Department announces the existence and location of its guidance portal. This guidance portal is meant to make it easy for the public and our stakeholders to locate the Department’s guidance documents through the links within the guidance portal. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Levon Schlichter, U.S. Department of Education, Office of the General Counsel, 400 Maryland Ave. SW, room 6E235, Washington, DC 20202. Telephone: (202) 453–6387. Email: Levon.Schlichter@ed.gov. If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) or a text telephone (TTY), call the Federal Relay Service, toll free, at 1–800–877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to Executive Order 13891 and the Office of Management and Budget’s implementing guidance at https:// www.whitehouse.gov/wp-content/ uploads/2019/10/M-20-02-GuidanceMemo.pdf, the Department publishes this notice of the existence of its guidance portal at https://www2.ed.gov/ policy/gen/guid/types-of-guidancedocuments.html. The Department initially developed this guidance portal in July 2019 to implement recommendation number two from the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee’s Majority Staff Report recommendation.1 As mentioned within the guidance portal, guidance documents lack the force and effect of law, except as authorized by law or as incorporated into a contract. In accordance with E.O. 13891, the Department will not retain in effect any guidance document without including it khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: 1 https://republicans-oversight.house.gov/report/ committee-report-scrutinizes-federal-regulatoryguidance-practices/. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:22 Feb 25, 2020 Jkt 250001 in this guidance portal, nor shall the Department, in the future, issue a guidance document without including it in this guidance portal. Accessible Format: Individuals with disabilities can obtain this document in an accessible format (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, or compact disc) on request to the person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. Electronic Access to This Document: The official version of this document is the document published in the Federal Register. You may access the official edition of the Federal Register and the Code of Federal Regulations at www.govinfo.gov. At this site you can view this document, as well as all other documents of this Department published in the Federal Register, in text or Portable Document Format (PDF). To use PDF you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available free at the site. You may also access documents of the Department published in the Federal Register by using the article search feature at www.federalregister.gov. Specifically, through the advanced search feature at this site, you can limit your search to documents published by the Department. Reed D. Rubinstein, Principal Deputy General Counsel. delegated the Authority and Duties of the General Counsel. [FR Doc. 2020–03811 Filed 2–25–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION [Docket No. ED–2019–ICCD–0151] Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; GEPA Section 427 Guidance for All Grant Applications Office of the Secretary (OS), Department of Education (ED). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection. DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before March 27, 2020. ADDRESSES: To access and review all the documents related to the information collection listed in this notice, please use http://www.regulations.gov by searching the Docket ID number ED– 2019–ICCD–0151. Comments submitted in response to this notice should be SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00012 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 submitted electronically through the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http:// www.regulations.gov by selecting the Docket ID number or via postal mail, commercial delivery, or hand delivery. If the regulations.gov site is not available to the public for any reason, ED will temporarily accept comments at ICDocketMgr@ed.gov. Please include the docket ID number and the title of the information collection request when requesting documents or submitting comments. Please note that comments submitted by fax or email and those submitted after the comment period will not be accepted. Written requests for information or comments submitted by postal mail or delivery should be addressed to the Director of the Strategic Collections and Clearance Governance and Strategy Division, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Ave., SW, LBJ, Room 6W–208B, Washington, DC 20202–4537. For specific questions related to collection activities, please contact Alfreida Pettiford, 202–245–6110. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The Department of Education (ED), in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)), provides the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed, revised, and continuing collections of information. This helps the Department assess the impact of its information collection requirements and minimize the public’s reporting burden. It also helps the public understand the Department’s information collection requirements and provide the requested data in the desired format. ED is soliciting comments on the proposed information collection request (ICR) that is described below. The Department of Education is especially interested in public comment addressing the following issues: (1) Is this collection necessary to the proper functions of the Department; (2) will this information be processed and used in a timely manner; (3) is the estimate of burden accurate; (4) how might the Department enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (5) how might the Department minimize the burden of this collection on the respondents, including through the use of information technology. Please note that written comments received in response to this notice will be considered public records. Title of Collection: GEPA Section 427 Guidance for All Grant Applications. OMB Control Number: 1894–0005. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\26FEN1.SGM 26FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 38 (Wednesday, February 26, 2020)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION


Notice of Guidance Portal

AGENCY: Office of the General Counsel, Department of Education.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Through this notice, the Department announces the existence 
and location of its guidance portal. This guidance portal is meant to 
make it easy for the public and our stakeholders to locate the 
Department's guidance documents through the links within the guidance 
portal.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Levon Schlichter, U.S. Department of 
Education, Office of the General Counsel, 400 Maryland Ave. SW, room 
6E235, Washington, DC 20202. Telephone: (202) 453-6387. Email: 
[email protected].
    If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) or a text 
telephone (TTY), call the Federal Relay Service, toll free, at 1-800-
877-8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to Executive Order 13891 and the 
Office of Management and Budget's implementing guidance at https://www.whitehouse.gov/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/M-20-02-Guidance-Memo.pdf, the Department publishes this notice of the existence of its 
guidance portal at https://www2.ed.gov/policy/gen/guid/types-of-guidance-documents.html. The Department initially developed this 
guidance portal in July 2019 to implement recommendation number two 
from the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee's Majority 
Staff Report recommendation.\1\ As mentioned within the guidance 
portal, guidance documents lack the force and effect of law, except as 
authorized by law or as incorporated into a contract. In accordance 
with E.O. 13891, the Department will not retain in effect any guidance 
document without including it in this guidance portal, nor shall the 
Department, in the future, issue a guidance document without including 
it in this guidance portal.
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    Accessible Format: Individuals with disabilities can obtain this 
document in an accessible format (e.g., Braille, large print, 
audiotape, or compact disc) on request to the person listed under FOR 
FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.
    Electronic Access to This Document: The official version of this 
document is the document published in the Federal Register. You may 
access the official edition of the Federal Register and the Code of 
Federal Regulations at www.govinfo.gov. At this site you can view this 
document, as well as all other documents of this Department published 
in the Federal Register, in text or Portable Document Format (PDF). To 
use PDF you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available free at 
the site.
    You may also access documents of the Department published in the 
Federal Register by using the article search feature at 
www.federalregister.gov. Specifically, through the advanced search 
feature at this site, you can limit your search to documents published 
by the Department.

Reed D. Rubinstein,
Principal Deputy General Counsel. delegated the Authority and Duties of 
the General Counsel.
[FR Doc. 2020-03811 Filed 2-25-20; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4000-01-P