Submission for OMB Review; System for Award Management Registration Requirements for Financial Assistance Recipients, 52352 [2020-18618]

Download as PDF 52352 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 165 / Tuesday, August 25, 2020 / Notices GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION [OMB Control No. 3090–0290; Docket No. 2019–0001; Sequence No. 15] Submission for OMB Review; System for Award Management Registration Requirements for Financial Assistance Recipients Office of Systems Management, General Services Administration (GSA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Regulatory Secretariat Division has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a renewal of a previously approved information collection requirement regarding the pre-award registration requirements for Prime Grant Recipients. The updated information collection title is based on the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) proposed expansion of SAM registration requirements to include all entities that receive financial assistance. DATES: Submit comments on or before September 24, 2020. ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations for this information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain. Find this particular information collection by selecting ‘‘Currently under Review—Open for Public Comments’’ or by using the search function. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Nancy Goode, Program Manager, IAE Outreach and Stakeholder Engagement Division, at telephone number 703–605– 2175; or via email at nancy.goode@ gsa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: A. Purpose This information collection requires information necessary for prime applicants and recipients, excepting individuals, of Federal financial assistance to register in the System for Award Management (SAM) and maintain an active SAM registration with current information at all times during which they have an active Federal award or an application or plan under consideration by an agency pursuant to 2CFR Subtitle A, Chapter I, and Part 25 (75 FR 5672). This facilitates prime awardee reporting of sub-award and executive compensation data pursuant to the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act (Pub. L. 109–282, as amended by section 6202(a) of Pub. L. 110–252). This VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:55 Aug 24, 2020 Jkt 250001 information collection requires that all prime financial assistance awardees, subject to reporting under the Transparency Act register and maintain their registration in SAM. This information collection is being amended to meet a statutory requirement of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) of FY 2013. The NDAA of 2013 requires that the Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System (FAPIIS)(currently located in SAM) include information on a non-Federal entity’s parent, subsidiary, or successor entities. Applicants will need to provide information in SAM on their immediate and highest level owner as well as predecessors that have been awarded a Federal contract, grant, or cooperative agreement within the last three years. Additionally, the information collection is being amended to increase transparency regarding Federal spending and to support implementation of the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2014 (DATA ACT). OMB proposes to expand the requirement to register in SAM beyond grants, cooperative agreements, and contracts, to entities that receive financial assistance such as loans, insurance, and direct appropriations. This information collection requirement (published in the Federal Register at 85 FR 49506 on August 13, 2020) is included in OMB’s proposed revision to guidance in 2 CFR Subtitle A, Chapter I, and Parts 25, 170, and 200. B. Annual Reporting Burden Respondents: 172,084. Responses per Respondent: 1. Total Annual Responses: 172,084. Hours per Response: 2.5. Total Burden Hours: 430,210. C. Public Comments A 60-day notice published in the Federal Register at 85 FR 3690 on January 22, 2020. No comments were received. Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the General Services Administration, Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB) at GSARegSec@gsa.gov. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090–0290, System for Award Management Registration Requirements for Financial Assistance Recipients, in all correspondence. Beth Anne Killoran, Deputy Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2020–18618 Filed 8–24–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–WY–P PO 00000 Frm 00053 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families [OMB #0970–0428] Submission for OMB Review; Case Plan Requirement, Title IV–E of the Social Security Act Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Administration for Children and Families, HHS. ACTION: Request for public comment. AGENCY: The Administration on Children, Youth and Families (ACYF), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is requesting a 3-year extension of the information collection—Case Plan Requirement, Title IV–E of the Social Security Act, (OMB #0970–0428, expiration 3/31/2021). ACF is reporting a change to the information collection— the burden estimates in the previouslyapproved request were based on the children in foster care as the respondent instead of the agency completing the case plan. The burden estimates, therefore, are adjusted accordingly. DATES: Comments due within 30 days of publication. OMB must make a decision about 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. SUMMARY: Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to www.reginfo.gov/public/do/ PRAMain. Find this particular information collection by selecting ‘‘Currently under 30-day Review—Open for Public Comments’’ or by using the search function. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Description: The case plan information collection is authorized in sections 422(b)(8)(A)(ii) and 471(a)(16), and defined in sections 475 and 475A of the Social Security Act (the Act). Statutory requirements in the Act mandate that states, territories, and tribes with an approved title IV–E plan develop a case plan and case review system for each child in the foster care system for whom the state, territory, or tribe receives title IV–E reimbursement of foster care maintenance payments. The case review system assures that each child has a case plan designed to ADDRESSES: E:\FR\FM\25AUN1.SGM 25AUN1

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GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

[OMB Control No. 3090-0290; Docket No. 2019-0001; Sequence No. 15]


Submission for OMB Review; System for Award Management 
Registration Requirements for Financial Assistance Recipients

AGENCY: Office of Systems Management, General Services Administration 
(GSA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 
the Regulatory Secretariat Division has submitted to the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a renewal 
of a previously approved information collection requirement regarding 
the pre-award registration requirements for Prime Grant Recipients. The 
updated information collection title is based on the Office of 
Management and Budget's (OMB) proposed expansion of SAM registration 
requirements to include all entities that receive financial assistance.

DATES: Submit comments on or before September 24, 2020.

ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations for this information 
collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice 
to www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain. Find this particular information 
collection by selecting ``Currently under Review--Open for Public 
Comments'' or by using the search function.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Nancy Goode, Program Manager, IAE 
Outreach and Stakeholder Engagement Division, at telephone number 703-
605-2175; or via email at [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

A. Purpose

    This information collection requires information necessary for 
prime applicants and recipients, excepting individuals, of Federal 
financial assistance to register in the System for Award Management 
(SAM) and maintain an active SAM registration with current information 
at all times during which they have an active Federal award or an 
application or plan under consideration by an agency pursuant to 2CFR 
Subtitle A, Chapter I, and Part 25 (75 FR 5672). This facilitates prime 
awardee reporting of sub-award and executive compensation data pursuant 
to the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act (Pub. L. 
109-282, as amended by section 6202(a) of Pub. L. 110-252). This 
information collection requires that all prime financial assistance 
awardees, subject to reporting under the Transparency Act register and 
maintain their registration in SAM.
    This information collection is being amended to meet a statutory 
requirement of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) of FY 
2013. The NDAA of 2013 requires that the Federal Awardee Performance 
and Integrity Information System (FAPIIS)(currently located in SAM) 
include information on a non-Federal entity's parent, subsidiary, or 
successor entities. Applicants will need to provide information in SAM 
on their immediate and highest level owner as well as predecessors that 
have been awarded a Federal contract, grant, or cooperative agreement 
within the last three years. Additionally, the information collection 
is being amended to increase transparency regarding Federal spending 
and to support implementation of the Digital Accountability and 
Transparency Act of 2014 (DATA ACT).
    OMB proposes to expand the requirement to register in SAM beyond 
grants, cooperative agreements, and contracts, to entities that receive 
financial assistance such as loans, insurance, and direct 
appropriations. This information collection requirement (published in 
the Federal Register at 85 FR 49506 on August 13, 2020) is included in 
OMB's proposed revision to guidance in 2 CFR Subtitle A, Chapter I, and 
Parts 25, 170, and 200.

B. Annual Reporting Burden

    Respondents: 172,084.
    Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Total Annual Responses: 172,084.
    Hours per Response: 2.5.
    Total Burden Hours: 430,210.

C. Public Comments

    A 60-day notice published in the Federal Register at 85 FR 3690 on 
January 22, 2020. No comments were received.
    Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the 
information collection documents from the General Services 
Administration, Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB) at 
[email protected]. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090-0290, System for 
Award Management Registration Requirements for Financial Assistance 
Recipients, in all correspondence.

Beth Anne Killoran,
Deputy Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. 2020-18618 Filed 8-24-20; 8:45 am]
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