Submission for OMB Review; Intergovernmental Reference Guide (IRG) OMB #0970-0209, 21012 [2020-07885]

Download as PDF 21012 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 73 / Wednesday, April 15, 2020 / Notices document entitled, ‘‘Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request’’. That notice invited public comments on five separate information collection requests, under Document Identifiers: CMS–10468, CMS–10418, CMS–10488, CMS–R–290, and CMS– 10525. Through the publication of this document, we are withdrawing the portion of the notice requesting public comment on the information collection request titled, ‘‘PACE Quality Data Monitoring and Reporting.’’ Form number: CMS–10525 (OMB control number: 0938–1264). The original comment period for the document that published on March 24, 2020, remains in effect and ends May 26, 2020. DATES: In FR document, 2020–06077, published on March 24, 2020 (85 FR 16631), we are withdrawing item 6 ‘‘PACE Quality Data Monitoring and Reporting’’ which begins on page 16633. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated: April 9, 2020. William N. Parham, III, Director, Paperwork Reduction Staff, Office of Strategic Operations and Regulatory Affairs. [FR Doc. 2020–07886 Filed 4–14–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4120–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Submission for OMB Review; Intergovernmental Reference Guide (IRG) OMB #0970–0209 Office of Child Support Enforcement; Administration for Children and Families; HHS ACTION: Request for public comment. AGENCY: The Intergovernmental Reference Guide (IRG) is a centralized and automated repository of state and tribal profiles that contains high-level descriptions of each state and tribal child support enforcement (CSE) program. These profiles provide state, tribal, and foreign country CSE agencies with an effective and efficient method for updating and accessing information needed to process intergovernmental child support cases. DATES: Comments due within 30 days of publication. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) is required to make a decision concerning the collection of information between 30 and 60 days after publication of this document in the Federal Register. Therefore, a comment is best assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations for the proposed SUMMARY: information collection should be sent directly to the following: Office of Management and Budget, Paperwork Reduction Project, Email: OIRA_ SUBMISSION@OMB.EOP.GOV, Attn: Desk Officer for the Administration for Children and Families. Copies of the proposed collection may be obtained 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 Office of Child Support Enforcement (OCSE) is proposing to add a new section (Section O) with six questions pertaining to family violence in the state profile. This will help process intergovernmental cases with family violence and will help ensure the safety of children and families. OCSE is also proposing to delete Sections A–L (140 questions) from the tribal profile and create new sections (Sections A–D) with 11 questions regarding case processing. This will assist in the efficient processing of paternity and support obligations. Respondents: State and tribal CSE agencies. ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Total number of respondents Information collection instrument jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES IRG: State Profile Guide (states and territories) ................................................. IRG: Tribal Profile Guide ..................................................................................... Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 627. Authority for the IRG information collection activities is: (1) 42 U.S.C. 652(a)(7), which requires the federal OCSE to provide technical assistance to state child support enforcement agencies to help them establish effective systems for collecting child and spousal support; (2) 42 U.S.C. 666(f), which requires states to enact the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act; (3) 45 CFR. 301.1, which defines an intergovernmental case to include cases between states and tribes; (4) 45 CFR. 303.7, which requires state CSE agencies to provide services in intergovernmental cases; and (5) 45 CFR. 309.120, which requires a tribal child support program VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:22 Apr 14, 2020 Jkt 250001 54 62 to include intergovernmental procedures in its tribal IV–D plan. Mary B. Jones, ACF/OPRE Certifying Officer. [FR Doc. 2020–07885 Filed 4–14–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–41–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Office of the Secretary Amendment to Declaration Under the Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness Act for Medical Countermeasures Against COVID–19 ACTION: PO 00000 Notice of amendment. Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Number of responses per respondent 18 18 Average burden hour per response Annual burden hours 0.3 0.3 292 335 The Secretary is issuing this amendment pursuant to section 319F–3 of the Public Health Service Act to extend liability immunity for activities related to medical countermeasures against COVID–19 authorized under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act. SUMMARY: The amendment to the Declaration published on March 17, 2020 (85 FR 15198) was effective as of March 27, 2020. DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Robert P. Kadlec, MD, MTM&H, MS, Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, Office of the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services, 200 Independence Avenue E:\FR\FM\15APN1.SGM 15APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 73 (Wednesday, April 15, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Page 21012]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-07885]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Submission for OMB Review; Intergovernmental Reference Guide 
(IRG) OMB #0970-0209

AGENCY: Office of Child Support Enforcement; Administration for 
Children and Families; HHS

ACTION: Request for public comment.

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SUMMARY: The Intergovernmental Reference Guide (IRG) is a centralized 
and automated repository of state and tribal profiles that contains 
high-level descriptions of each state and tribal child support 
enforcement (CSE) program. These profiles provide state, tribal, and 
foreign country CSE agencies with an effective and efficient method for 
updating and accessing information needed to process intergovernmental 
child support cases.

DATES: Comments due within 30 days of publication. The Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) is required to make a decision concerning 
the collection of information between 30 and 60 days after publication 
of this document in the Federal Register. Therefore, a comment is best 
assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of 
publication.

ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations for the proposed 
information collection should be sent directly to the following: Office 
of Management and Budget, Paperwork Reduction Project, Email: 
[email protected], Attn: Desk Officer for the Administration 
for Children and Families.
    Copies of the proposed collection may be obtained 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, 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 Office of Child Support Enforcement (OCSE) is 
proposing to add a new section (Section O) with six questions 
pertaining to family violence in the state profile. This will help 
process intergovernmental cases with family violence and will help 
ensure the safety of children and families. OCSE is also proposing to 
delete Sections A-L (140 questions) from the tribal profile and create 
new sections (Sections A-D) with 11 questions regarding case 
processing. This will assist in the efficient processing of paternity 
and support obligations.
    Respondents: State and tribal CSE agencies.

                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                                        Number of    Average burden     Annual
         Information collection instrument            Total number    responses per     hour per        burden
                                                     of respondents    respondent       response        hours
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IRG: State Profile Guide (states and territories)..              54              18             0.3          292
IRG: Tribal Profile Guide..........................              62              18             0.3          335
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 627.
    Authority for the IRG information collection activities is: (1) 42 
U.S.C. 652(a)(7), which requires the federal OCSE to provide technical 
assistance to state child support enforcement agencies to help them 
establish effective systems for collecting child and spousal support; 
(2) 42 U.S.C. 666(f), which requires states to enact the Uniform 
Interstate Family Support Act; (3) 45 CFR. 301.1, which defines an 
intergovernmental case to include cases between states and tribes; (4) 
45 CFR. 303.7, which requires state CSE agencies to provide services in 
intergovernmental cases; and (5) 45 CFR. 309.120, which requires a 
tribal child support program to include intergovernmental procedures in 
its tribal IV-D plan.

Mary B. Jones,
ACF/OPRE Certifying Officer.
[FR Doc. 2020-07885 Filed 4-14-20; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4184-41-P