Notice of a Change in Status of the Extended Benefit (EB) Program for Kentucky, 60270 [2020-21085]

Download as PDF 60270 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 186 / Thursday, September 24, 2020 / Notices Signed in Washington, DC. Amy Simon, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Employment and Training Administration. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration [FR Doc. 2020–21085 Filed 9–23–20; 8:45 am] Notice of a Change in Status of the Extended Benefit (EB) Program for Kentucky BILLING CODE 4510–FW–P NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION Employment and Training Administration, Labor. AGENCY: ACTION: [Notice: 20–075] Notice. This notice announces a change in benefit period eligibility under the EB program for Kentucky. The following changes has occurred since the publication of the last notice regarding the States’ EB status: Based on the data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on August 21, 2020, the seasonally-adjusted total unemployment rate for Kentucky fell below the 8.0% threshold necessary to remain ‘‘on’’ a high unemployment period in EB, and effective September 13, 2020, the maximum potential entitlement for claimants in Kentucky in the EB program will decrease from 20 weeks to 13 weeks. The trigger notice covering state eligibility for the EB program can be found at: http://ows.doleta.gov/ unemploy/claims_arch.as. Information for Claimants The duration of benefits payable in the EB program, and the terms and conditions on which they are payable, are governed by the Federal-State Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 1970, as amended, and the operating instructions issued to the states by the U.S. Department of Labor. In the case of a state beginning an EB period, the State Workforce Agency will furnish a written notice of potential entitlement to each individual who has exhausted all rights to regular benefits and is potentially eligible for EB (20 CFR 615.13(c)(1)). Persons who believe they may be entitled to EB, or who wish to inquire about their rights under the program, should contact their State Workforce Agency. U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, Office of Unemployment Insurance Room S– 4524, Attn: Thomas Stengle, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20210, telephone number (202) 693– 2991 (this is not a toll-free number) or by email: Stengle.Thomas@dol.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:00 Sep 23, 2020 Jkt 250001 Information Collection: NASA Universal Registration and Data Management System National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Notice of information collection. AGENCY: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections. DATES: Comments are due by October 26, 2020. ADDRESSES: All comments should be addressed to Travis Kantz, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 300 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20546–0001 or call 281–792–7885. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument(s) and instructions should be directed to Roger Kantz, NASA Clearance Officer, NASA Headquarters, 300 E Street SW, JF0000, Washington, DC 20546, at 281–792–7885 or email travis.kantz@nasa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: I. Abstract The NASA Universal Registration and Data Management System is a comprehensive tool designed to allow learners (i.e., students and educators) to apply to NASA STEM engagement opportunities (e.g., internships, fellowships, challenges, educator professional development, experiential learning activities, etc.) in a single location. NASA personnel manage the selection of applicants and implementation of engagement opportunities within the Universal Registration and Data Management System. Additionally, NASA can deploy evaluation surveys through the Universal Registration and Data Management System to collect shortand intermediate-outcome data by surveying learners (i.e., students and educators) in NASA STEM engagement PO 00000 Frm 00146 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 activities. Results from evaluation surveys information collected will be used by the NASA Office of STEM Engagement (OSTEM) to establish better defined goals, outcomes, and standards for measuring progress and also to evaluate the outcomes of NASA’s STEM Engagement programs and activities. This process of improvement will enhance NASA’s strategic planning, performance planning, and performance reporting efforts as required by the GPRA Modernization Act of 2010 and Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2018. II. Methods of Collection Online/Web-based III. Data Title: NASA Universal Registration and Data Management System. OMB Number: Type of review: New Collection. Affected Public: Eligible students or educators, who may voluntarily complete an evaluation survey as a result of applying to or participating in a STEM engagement opportunity (e.g., challenges, educator professional development, experiential learning activities, etc.). Estimated Number of Respondents: 2,038. Annual Responses: 81,500. Estimated Time per Response: 20 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 27,167. Estimated Total Annual Cost: $473,481. IV. Request for Comments Comments are invited on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of NASA, including whether the information collected has practical utility; (2) the accuracy of NASA’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) 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 automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and included in the request for OMB approval of this information collection. They will also become a matter of public record. Roger Kantz, NASA PRA Clearance Officer. 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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration


Notice of a Change in Status of the Extended Benefit (EB) Program 
for Kentucky

AGENCY: Employment and Training Administration, Labor.

ACTION: Notice.

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    This notice announces a change in benefit period eligibility under 
the EB program for Kentucky.
    The following changes has occurred since the publication of the 
last notice regarding the States' EB status:
    Based on the data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on 
August 21, 2020, the seasonally-adjusted total unemployment rate for 
Kentucky fell below the 8.0% threshold necessary to remain ``on'' a 
high unemployment period in EB, and effective September 13, 2020, the 
maximum potential entitlement for claimants in Kentucky in the EB 
program will decrease from 20 weeks to 13 weeks.
    The trigger notice covering state eligibility for the EB program 
can be found at: http://ows.doleta.gov/unemploy/claims_arch.as.

Information for Claimants

    The duration of benefits payable in the EB program, and the terms 
and conditions on which they are payable, are governed by the Federal-
State Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 1970, as amended, and 
the operating instructions issued to the states by the U.S. Department 
of Labor. In the case of a state beginning an EB period, the State 
Workforce Agency will furnish a written notice of potential entitlement 
to each individual who has exhausted all rights to regular benefits and 
is potentially eligible for EB (20 CFR 615.13(c)(1)).
    Persons who believe they may be entitled to EB, or who wish to 
inquire about their rights under the program, should contact their 
State Workforce Agency.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: U.S. Department of Labor, Employment 
and Training Administration, Office of Unemployment Insurance Room S-
4524, Attn: Thomas Stengle, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 
20210, telephone number (202) 693-2991 (this is not a toll-free number) 
or by email: [email protected].

    Signed in Washington, DC.
Amy Simon,
Deputy Assistant Secretary, Employment and Training Administration.
[FR Doc. 2020-21085 Filed 9-23-20; 8:45 am]
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