Information Collection; Ombudsman Inquiry/Request Instrument, 52134 [2020-18494]

Download as PDF 52134 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 164 / Monday, August 24, 2020 / Notices CONTESTING RECORDS PROCEDURES: See Record Access Procedures above. See Record Access Procedures above. EXEMPTIONS PROMULGATED FOR THE SYSTEM: None. HISTORY: None. [FR Doc. 2020–18271 Filed 8–21–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6760–01–P GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION [OMB Control No. 3090–0315; Docket No. 2020–0001; Sequence No. 6] Information Collection; Ombudsman Inquiry/Request Instrument Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of the Procurement Ombudsman (OPO), General Services Administration (GSA). ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, the Regulatory Secretariat Division will be submitting to the OMB a request to review and approve a renewal to an existing information collection requirement regarding OMB Control No: 3090–0315; Ombudsman Inquiry/ Request Instrument. DATES: Submit comments on or before October 23, 2020. ADDRESSES: Submit comments regarding this collection through http:// www.regulations.gov and follow the instructions on the site. This website provides the ability to type short comments directly into the comment field or attach a file for lengthier comments. If there are difficulties submitting comments, contact the GSA Regulatory Secretariat Division at 202– 501–4755 or GSARegSec@gsa.gov. Instructions: Please submit comments only and cite Information Collection 3090–315; Ombudsman Inquiry/Request Instrument, in all correspondence related to this collection. Comments received generally will be posted without change to http:// www.regulations.gov, including any personal and/or business confidential information provided. To confirm receipt of your comment(s), please check www.regulations.gov, approximately two-to-three days after submission to verify posting. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Maria Swaby, GSA Procurement Ombudsman & Industry Liaison, at jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: 16:31 Aug 21, 2020 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: NOTIFICATION PROCEDURES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 telephone 202–208–0291, or maria.swaby@gsa.gov. Jkt 250001 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services A. Purpose OPO wants to place an online intake Instrument on the GSA Ombudsman’s web page for receiving inquiries from vendors who are currently doing business with, or interested in doing business with GSA. The inquiries will be collected by the GSA Ombudsman and routed to the appropriate office for resolution and/or implementation in the case of recommendations for process or program improvements. Reporting of the data collected will help highlight thematic issues that vendors encounter with GSA acquisition programs, processes or policies, and identify areas where training is needed. The information collected will also assist in identifying and analyzing patterns and trends to help improve efficiencies and lead to improvements in current practices. B. Annual Reporting Burden Maximum Potential Respondents: 118. Responses per Respondent: 1. Total Maximum Potential Annual Responses: 118. Hours per Response: .25. Total Burden Hours: 29.5. C. Public Comments Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary, whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Obtaining Copies: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the GSA Regulatory Secretariat Division by calling 202–501–4755 or emailing GSARegSec@gsa.gov. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090–0315, Ombudsman Inquiry/Request Instrument, in all correspondence. Beth Anne Killoran, Deputy Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2020–18494 Filed 8–21–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–61–P PO 00000 Frm 00050 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 [CMS–7059–N] Announcement of the Advisory Panel on Outreach and Education (APOE) September 23, 2020 Virtual Meeting Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), HHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This notice announces the next meeting of the APOE (the Panel) in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act. The Panel advises and makes recommendations to the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on opportunities to enhance the effectiveness of consumer education strategies concerning the Health Insurance Marketplace®, Medicare, Medicaid, and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). This meeting is open to the public. DATES: Meeting Date: Wednesday, September 23, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. eastern daylight time (e.d.t). Deadline for Meeting Registration, Presentations, Special Accommodations and Comments: Wednesday, September 9, 2020, 5:00 p.m. (e.d.t). ADDRESSES: Meeting Location: Virtual. All those who RSVP will receive the link to attend. Presentations and Written Comments: Presentations and written comments should be submitted to: Lisa Carr, Designated Federal Official (DFO), Office of Communications, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 200 Independence Avenue SW, Mailstop 325G HHH, Washington, DC 20201, 202–690–5742, or via email at APOE@ cms.hhs.gov. Registration: The meeting is open to the public, but attendance is limited to the space available. Persons wishing to attend this meeting must register at the website https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ apoe-september-23-2020-virtualmeeting-tickets-114295017474 or by contacting the DFO listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of this notice, by the date listed in the DATES section of this notice. Individuals requiring sign language interpretation or other special accommodations should contact the DFO at the address listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice by SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\24AUN1.SGM 24AUN1

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GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

[OMB Control No. 3090-0315; Docket No. 2020-0001; Sequence No. 6]


Information Collection; Ombudsman Inquiry/Request Instrument

AGENCY: Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of the Procurement 
Ombudsman (OPO), General Services Administration (GSA).

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, the 
Regulatory Secretariat Division will be submitting to the OMB a request 
to review and approve a renewal to an existing information collection 
requirement regarding OMB Control No: 3090-0315; Ombudsman Inquiry/
Request Instrument.

DATES: Submit comments on or before October 23, 2020.

ADDRESSES: Submit comments regarding this collection through http://www.regulations.gov and follow the instructions on the site. This 
website provides the ability to type short comments directly into the 
comment field or attach a file for lengthier comments. If there are 
difficulties submitting comments, contact the GSA Regulatory 
Secretariat Division at 202-501-4755 or [email protected].
    Instructions: Please submit comments only and cite Information 
Collection 3090-315; Ombudsman Inquiry/Request Instrument, in all 
correspondence related to this collection. Comments received generally 
will be posted without change to http://www.regulations.gov, including 
any personal and/or business confidential information provided. To 
confirm receipt of your comment(s), please check www.regulations.gov, 
approximately two-to-three days after submission to verify posting.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Maria Swaby, GSA Procurement Ombudsman 
& Industry Liaison, at telephone 202-208-0291, or [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

A. Purpose

    OPO wants to place an online intake Instrument on the GSA 
Ombudsman's web page for receiving inquiries from vendors who are 
currently doing business with, or interested in doing business with 
GSA. The inquiries will be collected by the GSA Ombudsman and routed to 
the appropriate office for resolution and/or implementation in the case 
of recommendations for process or program improvements. Reporting of 
the data collected will help highlight thematic issues that vendors 
encounter with GSA acquisition programs, processes or policies, and 
identify areas where training is needed. The information collected will 
also assist in identifying and analyzing patterns and trends to help 
improve efficiencies and lead to improvements in current practices.

B. Annual Reporting Burden

    Maximum Potential Respondents: 118.
    Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Total Maximum Potential Annual Responses: 118.
    Hours per Response: .25.
    Total Burden Hours: 29.5.

C. Public Comments

    Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this 
collection of information is necessary, whether it will have practical 
utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection 
of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and 
methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the 
burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, 
through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology.
    Obtaining Copies: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information 
collection documents from the GSA Regulatory Secretariat Division by 
calling 202-501-4755 or emailing [email protected]. Please cite OMB 
Control No. 3090-0315, Ombudsman Inquiry/Request Instrument, in all 
correspondence.

Beth Anne Killoran,
Deputy Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. 2020-18494 Filed 8-21-20; 8:45 am]
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