Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; CNCS Grant Application, 50807 [2020-17950]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 160 / Tuesday, August 18, 2020 / Notices The OMB is particularly interested in comments which: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of CNCS, including whether the information will have practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions; • Propose ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Propose ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES Comments A 60-day Notice requesting public comment was published in the Federal Register on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at Vol. 85, No. 24, Page 6532. This comment period ended April 6, 2020. Zero public comments were received from this Notice. Title of Collection: VISTA Project Implementation Evaluation Sponsor Survey. OMB Control Number: TBD. Type of Review: New. Respondents/Affected Public: Businesses and Organizations. Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 800. Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 334. Abstract: To inform CNCS’s implementation of its Transformation and Sustainability Plan, JBS International, Inc. will perform a study about Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA) project development, management, and sustainability including member recruitment and retention. The survey of approximately 800 VISTA sponsors will be administered online. CNCS will use the results to identify implementation challenges and best practices among VISTA project sponsors that can inform program improvements and mitigate potential challenges. The data will also be used to develop training and technical assistance materials for internal staff and for external AmeriCorps VISTA project sponsors to strengthen and enhance VISTA programming. Sponsors will be sent individualized emails. Survey data will VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:50 Aug 17, 2020 Jkt 250001 be merged with existing administrative data regarding project characteristics. Dated: August 10, 2020. Desiree Tucker-Sorini, Director, AmeriCorps VISTA. [FR Doc. 2020–17949 Filed 8–17–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6050–28–P CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; CNCS Grant Application Corporation for National and Community Service. ACTION: Notice of Information Collection; request for comment. AGENCY: The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) has submitted a public information collection request (ICR) entitled CNCS Grant Application for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act. DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the individual and office listed in the ADDRESSES section by September 17, 2020. ADDRESSES: Direct written comments and/or suggestions regarding the items contained in this Notice to the Attention: CNCS Desk Officer, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street NW, Washington, DC 20503 or by fax to (202) 395–5806. Provide written comments within 30 days of Notice publication. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Copies of this ICR, with applicable supporting documentation, may be obtained by calling the Corporation for National and Community Service, Amy Borgstrom, at (202) 606–6930 or by email to aborgstrom@cns.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The OMB is particularly interested in comments which: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of CNCS, including whether the information will have practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions; • Propose ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 50807 • Propose ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments A 60-day Notice requesting public comment was published in the Federal Register on April 21, 2020 at Vol. 85, Page 22151. This comment period ended June 22, 2020. No public comments were received from this Notice. Title of Collection: CNCS Application. OMB Control Number: 3045–0187. Type of Review: Renewal. Respondents/Affected Public: Nonprofit Organizations and State, Local, or Tribal Governments. Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 13,200. Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 79,200. Abstract: These application instructions will be used by applicants for funding through CNCS competitions. The application is completed electronically using the CNCS webbased grants management system or submitted via email. CNCS seeks to renew the current information collection. The application is the same as currently approved. The information collection will be used in the same manner as the existing application. CNCS also seeks to continue using the current application until the revised application is approved by OMB. The current application is due to expire on September 30, 2020. Dated: June 25, 2020. Erin Dahlin, Chief of Program Operations. [FR Doc. 2020–17950 Filed 8–17–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6050–28–P ELECTION ASSISTANCE COMMISSION Sunshine Act Meetings; Correction U.S. Election Assistance Commission. ACTION: Sunshine Act Notice; Notice of Public Meeting Agenda; Correction AGENCY: The U.S. Election Assistance Commission published a document in the Federal Register on July 31, 2020, Public Meeting: U.S. Election Assistance Commission Board of Advisors Executive Officers Elections Meeting. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kristen Muthig, Telephone: (202) 897– 9285, Email: kmuthig@eac.gov. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\18AUN1.SGM 18AUN1

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CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE


Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the 
Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment 
Request; CNCS Grant Application

AGENCY: Corporation for National and Community Service.

ACTION: Notice of Information Collection; request for comment.

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SUMMARY: The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) has 
submitted a public information collection request (ICR) entitled CNCS 
Grant Application for review and approval in accordance with the 
Paperwork Reduction Act.

DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the individual and office 
listed in the ADDRESSES section by September 17, 2020.

ADDRESSES: Direct written comments and/or suggestions regarding the 
items contained in this Notice to the Attention: CNCS Desk Officer, 
Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and 
Budget, 725 17th Street NW, Washington, DC 20503 or by fax to (202) 
395-5806. Provide written comments within 30 days of Notice 
publication.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Copies of this ICR, with applicable 
supporting documentation, may be obtained by calling the Corporation 
for National and Community Service, Amy Borgstrom, at (202) 606-6930 or 
by email to [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The OMB is particularly interested in 
comments which:
     Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of CNCS, 
including whether the information will have practical utility;
     Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed collection of information, including the 
validity of the methodology and assumptions;
     Propose ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity 
of the information to be collected; and
     Propose ways to minimize the burden of the collection of 
information on those who are to respond, including through the use of 
appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological 
collection techniques or other forms of information technology.

Comments

    A 60-day Notice requesting public comment was published in the 
Federal Register on April 21, 2020 at Vol. 85, Page 22151. This comment 
period ended June 22, 2020. No public comments were received from this 
Notice.
    Title of Collection: CNCS Application.
    OMB Control Number: 3045-0187. Type of Review: Renewal.
    Respondents/Affected Public: Non-profit Organizations and State, 
Local, or Tribal Governments.
    Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 13,200.
    Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 79,200.
    Abstract: These application instructions will be used by applicants 
for funding through CNCS competitions. The application is completed 
electronically using the CNCS web-based grants management system or 
submitted via email. CNCS seeks to renew the current information 
collection. The application is the same as currently approved. The 
information collection will be used in the same manner as the existing 
application. CNCS also seeks to continue using the current application 
until the revised application is approved by OMB. The current 
application is due to expire on September 30, 2020.

    Dated: June 25, 2020.
Erin Dahlin,
Chief of Program Operations.
[FR Doc. 2020-17950 Filed 8-17-20; 8:45 am]
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