Advisory Committee: VA National Academic Affiliations Council, Notice of Meeting, 44957-44958 [2020-16070]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 143 / Friday, July 24, 2020 / Notices HISTORY: Last full publication provided in 74 FR 21432 dated May 8, 2009. [FR Doc. 2020–16114 Filed 7–23–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P Dated: July 21, 2020. Amy L. Rose, Program Analyst, VA Privacy Service, Office of Information Security, Office of Information and Technology, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2020–16113 Filed 7–23–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records [OMB Control No. 2900–0786] AGENCY: Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). ACTION: Notice withdrawal. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is announcing the withdrawal of a notice that was published in the Federal Register on April 24, 2020. SUMMARY: The notice is withdrawn on July 24, 2020. DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stephania Griffin, Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Privacy Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20420; telephone (704) 245–2492. In a notice published in the Federal Register on April 24, 2020 (85 FR 23139), ‘‘Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records (SOR), Notice of a modified system of records entitled, ‘‘Education Debt Reduction Program-VA’’ (115VA10)’’, VA was amending the SOR by revising several components of the notice which included the System Number. We are withdrawing the notice because, upon further review we have determined that the accurate System Number is 115VA10A2. The System Number was changed from 115VA10 to 115VA10A2 to reflect the current organizational alignment. 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Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, Federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, including each proposed extension of a currently approved collection, and allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. DATES: Written comments and recommendations on the proposed collection of information should be received on or before September 22, 2020. SUMMARY: Submit written comments on the collection of information through Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) at www.Regulations.gov or to Nancy J. Kessinger, Veterans Benefits Administration (20M33), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20420 or email to nancy.kessinger@va.gov Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0786’’ in any correspondence. During the comment period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Danny S. Green at (202) 421–1354. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the PRA of 1995, Federal agencies must obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for each collection of information they conduct or sponsor. This request for comment is being made pursuant to Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA. With respect to the following collection of information, VBA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00110 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 44957 collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VBA’s functions, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of VBA’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 respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Authority: Public Law 112–256, Section 221–225. Title: Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) VR&E Longitudinal Study Survey. OMB Control Number: 2900–0786. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Abstract: As required by Public Law 110–389 Section 334, VBA will continue to collect survey data on individuals who began participating in the VR&E program during fiscal years 2010, 2012, and 2014. VA will conduct a study of this data to determine the long-term positive outcomes of individuals participating in VBA’s VR&E program. The purpose of this study is to monitor the effectiveness of VR&E program, so that we can find ways to improve the program and increase the support VA provide to Veterans daily. The data collected in this study is integral to VA submitting a Congressionally-mandated annual report on the long-term outcomes of Veterans who participate in the VR&E program. Affected Public: Individuals. Estimated Annual Burden: 2,695 hours. Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 20 minutes. Frequency of Response: Annual. Estimated Number of Respondents: 8,084. By direction of the Secretary. Danny S. Green, VA Clearance Officer, Office of Quality, Performance and Risk, Department of Veterans Affairs. [FR Doc. 2020–16039 Filed 7–23–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Advisory Committee: VA National Academic Affiliations Council, Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal E:\FR\FM\24JYN1.SGM 24JYN1 44958 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 143 / Friday, July 24, 2020 / Notices jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES Advisory Committee Act that the VA National Academic Affiliations Council (NAAC) will meet via conference call on September 17, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. EST. The meeting is open to the public. The purpose of the Council is to advise the Secretary on matters affecting partnerships between VA and its academic affiliates. On September 17, 2020, the Council will receive updates about VA’s COVID– 19 response; receive briefings from its Subcommittees; receive an update about VA’s Electronic Health Record Modernization; and discuss other follow-up items. The Council will receive public comments from 2:45 p.m. to 2:55 p.m. EST. Interested persons may attend and/or present oral statements to the Council. The dial in number to attend the conference call is: 1–800–767–1750. At the prompt, enter access code 12095 then press #. Individuals seeking to present oral statements are invited to submit a 1–2 page summary of their comments at the time of the meeting for inclusion in the official meeting record. Oral presentations will be limited to five minutes or less, depending on the number of participants. Interested parties may also provide written comments for review by the Council prior to the meeting or at any time, by email to Larissa.Emory@va.gov, or by mail to Larissa A. Emory PMP, CBP, MS, Designated Federal Officer, Office of Academic Affiliations (10X1), 810 VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:45 Jul 23, 2020 Jkt 250001 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20420. Any member of the public wishing to participate or seeking additional information should contact Ms. Emory via email or by phone at (915) 269–0465. Dated: July 21, 2020. Jelessa M. Burney, Federal Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2020–16070 Filed 7–23–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8320–01–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Veterans’ Advisory Committee on Rehabilitation, Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, that a meeting of the Veterans’ Advisory Committee on Rehabilitation (VACOR) will be held virtually on Wednesday, August 19 and Thursday, August 20, 2020. The meeting sessions are open to the public and are from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. EST. The purpose of the Committee is to provide advice to the Secretary of VA on the rehabilitation needs of Veterans with disabilities and on the administration of VA’s rehabilitation programs. On August 19, 2020, Committee members will welcome members and provide briefings from the Doris Miller Department of Veterans Affairs Medical PO 00000 Frm 00111 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 Center on various tele-health services designed to enhance the rehabilitation potential of Veterans, particularly Veterans in rural areas. On August 20, 2020, Committee members will receive briefings from the Waco Regional Office on various virtual services designed to enhance the rehabilitation potential of Veterans. Committee members will discuss recommendations to be included in the Committee’s next annual comprehensive report. Time will be allocated for receiving oral comments from the public. Members of the public may submit written statements for review by the Committee to Latrese Arnold, Designated Federal Officer, Veterans Benefits Administration (28), 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20420, or at Latrese.Arnold@va.gov. In the communication, writers must identify themselves and state the organization, association or person(s) they represent. Any member of the public who wishes to attend the virtual meeting must RSVP for details to Latrese Arnold at 202–461–9773 no later than close of business, Monday August 17, 2020, at the above phone number or email address. Dated: July 20, 2020. LaTonya L. Small, Federal Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2020–16033 Filed 7–23–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P E:\FR\FM\24JYN1.SGM 24JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 143 (Friday, July 24, 2020)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-16070]


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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS


Advisory Committee: VA National Academic Affiliations Council, 
Notice of Meeting

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the 
Federal

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Advisory Committee Act that the VA National Academic Affiliations 
Council (NAAC) will meet via conference call on September 17, from 1:00 
p.m. to 3:00 p.m. EST. The meeting is open to the public.
    The purpose of the Council is to advise the Secretary on matters 
affecting partnerships between VA and its academic affiliates.
    On September 17, 2020, the Council will receive updates about VA's 
COVID-19 response; receive briefings from its Subcommittees; receive an 
update about VA's Electronic Health Record Modernization; and discuss 
other follow-up items. The Council will receive public comments from 
2:45 p.m. to 2:55 p.m. EST.
    Interested persons may attend and/or present oral statements to the 
Council. The dial in number to attend the conference call is: 1-800-
767-1750. At the prompt, enter access code 12095 then press #. 
Individuals seeking to present oral statements are invited to submit a 
1-2 page summary of their comments at the time of the meeting for 
inclusion in the official meeting record. Oral presentations will be 
limited to five minutes or less, depending on the number of 
participants. Interested parties may also provide written comments for 
review by the Council prior to the meeting or at any time, by email to 
[email protected], or by mail to Larissa A. Emory PMP, CBP, MS, 
Designated Federal Officer, Office of Academic Affiliations (10X1), 810 
Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20420. Any member of the public 
wishing to participate or seeking additional information should contact 
Ms. Emory via email or by phone at (915) 269-0465.

    Dated: July 21, 2020.
Jelessa M. Burney,
Federal Advisory Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2020-16070 Filed 7-23-20; 8:45 am]
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