Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; DOL-Only Performance Accountability, Information, and Reporting System, 24028-24029 [2021-09471]

Download as PDF 24028 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 85 / Wednesday, May 5, 2021 / Notices Revised Certifications of Eligibility The following revised certifications of eligibility to apply for TAA have been issued. The date following the company name and location of each determination references the impact date for all workers of such TA–W–No. Subject firm Location 96,737 ............... Philips Healthcare ......................... Gainesville, FL .............................. Revised Determinations (After Affirmative Determination Regarding Application for Reconsideration) The following revised determinations on reconsideration, certifying eligibility determination, and the reason(s) for the determination. The following revisions have been issued. Impact date 7/23/2021 to apply for TAA, have been issued. The date following the company name and location of each determination references the impact date for all workers of such determination. Reason(s) Technical Error. The following revised determinations on reconsideration, certifying eligibility to apply for TAA, have been issued. The requirements of Section 222(a)(2)(A) (Increased Imports Path) of the Trade Act have been met. TA–W–No. Subject firm Location 95,355 ............... Morgantown Machine & Hydraulics of West Virginia .............................. Morgantown, WV ............................ The following revised determinations on reconsideration, certifying eligibility to apply for TAA, have been issued. The requirements of Section 222(a)(2)(B) (Shift in Production or Services to a Foreign Country Path or Acquisition of Subject firm Location 96,048 ............... Vallourec Star, LP ................................................................................... Youngstown, OH ............................ Signed at Washington, DC, this 21st day of April 2021. Hope D. Kinglock, Certifying Officer, Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance. [FR Doc. 2021–09475 Filed 5–4–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; DOL-Only Performance Accountability, Information, and Reporting System Notice of availability; request for comments. ACTION: The Department of Labor (DOL) is submitting this Employment and Training Administration (ETA)sponsored information collection request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 23:06 May 04, 2021 Jkt 253001 the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA). Public comments on the ICR are invited. DATES: The OMB will consider all written comments that agency receives on or before June 4, 2021. ADDRESSES: 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. Comments are invited on: (1) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) if the information will be processed and used in a timely manner; (3) the accuracy of the agency’s estimates of the burden and cost of the collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (4) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information collection; and (5) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mara Blumenthal by telephone at 202– PO 00000 Frm 00115 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 11/1/2018 Articles or Services from a Foreign Country Path) of the Trade Act have been met. TA–W–No. I hereby certify that the aforementioned determinations were issued during the period of March 1, 2021 through March 31, 2021. These determinations are available on the Department’s website https:// www.doleta.gov/tradeact/petitioners/ taa_search_form.cfm under the searchable listing determinations or by calling the Office of Trade Adjustment Assistance toll free at 888–365–6822. Impact date Impact date 7/8/2019 693–8538, or by email at DOL_PRA_ PUBLIC@dol.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This ICR is the product of a joint effort among the DOL offices responsible for the following programs: WIOA Adult, WIOA Dislocated Worker, WIOA Youth, National Dislocated Worker Grants, Dislocated Worker Projects authorized under WIOA sec. 169(c), Wagner Peyser Employment Service, National Farmworker Jobs Program, Job Corps, YouthBuild, Indian and Native American Program, as well as nonWIOA covered programs, including Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA), Reentry Employment Opportunities (REO), H–1B discretionary grants, Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP), Apprenticeship grants, and the Jobs for Veterans’ State Grants Programs. While H–1B grants, TAA, SCSEP, Apprenticeship grants and the REO programs are not authorized under WIOA, these programs will be utilizing the data element definitions and reporting templates proposed in this ICR. For additional substantive information about this ICR, see the related notice published in the Federal Register on November 25, 2020 (85 FR 75376). This information collection is subject to the PRA. A Federal agency generally cannot conduct or sponsor a collection of information, and the public is generally not required to respond to an E:\FR\FM\05MYN1.SGM 05MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 85 / Wednesday, May 5, 2021 / Notices information collection, unless the OMB approves it and displays a currently valid OMB Control Number. In addition, notwithstanding any other provisions of law, no person shall generally be subject to penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information that does not display a valid OMB Control Number. See 5 CFR 1320.5(a) and 1320.6. DOL seeks PRA authorization for this information collection for three (3) years. OMB authorization for an ICR cannot be for more than three (3) years without renewal. The DOL notes that information collection requirements submitted to the OMB for existing ICRs receive a month-to-month extension while they undergo review. Agency: DOL–ETA. Title of Collection: DOL-Only Performance Accountability, Information, and Reporting System. OMB Control Number: 1205–0521. Affected Public: Individuals or Households; State, Local, and Tribal Governments; Private Sector— Businesses or other for-profits and notfor-profit institutions. Total Estimated Number of Respondents: 17,583,750. Total Estimated Number of Responses: 41,064,037. Total Estimated Annual Time Burden: 10,459,627 hours. Total Estimated Annual Other Costs Burden: $9,491,287. Authority: 44 U.S.C. 3507(a)(1)(D). Dated: April 28, 2021. Mara Blumenthal, Senior PRA Analyst. [FR Doc. 2021–09471 Filed 5–4–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FM–P OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET Methods and Leading Practices for Advancing Equity and Support for Underserved Communities Through Government Office of Management and Budget, Executive Office of the President. ACTION: Request for Information (RFI). AGENCY: Recent Executive Orders have charged the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), in partnership with the heads of agencies, to identify, by July 2021, effective methods for assessing whether agency policies and actions (e.g., programs, services, processes, and operations) equitably serve all eligible individuals and communities, particularly those that are currently and historically underserved. As part of this SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 23:06 May 04, 2021 Jkt 253001 effort, agencies are directed to consult with members of communities that have been historically underrepresented in the Federal Government and underserved by, or subject to discrimination in, Federal policies and programs, and to evaluate opportunities, as allowable, to increase coordination, communication, and engagement with community-based and civil rights organizations. Through this request for information (RFI), OMB seeks input, information, and recommendations from a broad array of stakeholders in the public, private, advocacy, not-for-profit, and philanthropic sectors, including State, local, Tribal, and territorial areas, on available methods, approaches, and tools that could assist in this effort. OMB will consider the usability, applicability, and rigor of submissions in response to this RFI as OMB gathers resources to support agencies as they conduct internal assessments on the state of equity in their policies, programs, services, processes, and operations. OMB will also use what it learns from responses to this RFI as OMB works to expand use of equityassessment methods and approaches across the Federal Government, as agencies develop agency Equity Action Plans (due to the Domestic Policy Council by January 19, 2022) outlining steps they will take to address identified gaps in equity. DATES: Responses to this RFI should be received by July 6, 2021. ADDRESSES: You should submit comments via the Federal eRulemaking Portal at https://www.regulations.gov/. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. All public comments received are subject to the Freedom of Information Act and will be posted in their entirety at https:// www.regulations.gov/, including any personal and/or business confidential information provided. Do not include any information you would not like to be made publicly available. Written responses should not exceed 20 pages, inclusive of a 1-page cover page as described below. Attachments or linked resources or documents are not included in the 20-page limit. Please respond concisely, in plain language, and in narrative format. You may respond to some or all of the questions listed in the RFI. Please ensure it is clear which question you are responding to. You may also include links to online material or interactive presentations but please ensure all links are publicly available. Each response should include: • The name of the individual(s) and/ or organization responding. PO 00000 Frm 00116 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 24029 • The Area section(s) (1, 2, 3, 4 and/ or 5) that your submission and materials support. • A brief description of the responding individual(s) or organization’s mission and/or areas of expertise, including any public-private partnerships with Federal, State, tribal, territorial, or local governments within the past three years that are relevant to this RFI. • A contact for questions or other follow-up on your response. By responding to the RFI, each participant (individual, team, or legal entity) warrants that they are the sole author or owner of, or has the right to use, any copyrightable works that the Submission comprises, that the works are wholly original (or is an improved version of an existing work that the participant has sufficient rights to use and improve), and that the Submission does not infringe any copyright or any other rights of any third party of which participant is aware. 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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR


Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB 
Review; Comment Request; DOL-Only Performance Accountability, 
Information, and Reporting System

ACTION: Notice of availability; request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Labor (DOL) is submitting this Employment 
and Training Administration (ETA)-sponsored information collection 
request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review 
and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 
(PRA). Public comments on the ICR are invited.

DATES: The OMB will consider all written comments that agency receives 
on or before June 4, 2021.

ADDRESSES: 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.
    Comments are invited on: (1) Whether the collection of information 
is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the 
Department, including whether the information will have practical 
utility; (2) if the information will be processed and used in a timely 
manner; (3) the accuracy of the agency's estimates of the burden and 
cost of the collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used; (4) ways to enhance the quality, 
utility and clarity of the information collection; and (5) ways to 
minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are 
to respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mara Blumenthal by telephone at 202-
693-8538, or by email at [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This ICR is the product of a joint effort 
among the DOL offices responsible for the following programs: WIOA 
Adult, WIOA Dislocated Worker, WIOA Youth, National Dislocated Worker 
Grants, Dislocated Worker Projects authorized under WIOA sec. 169(c), 
Wagner Peyser Employment Service, National Farmworker Jobs Program, Job 
Corps, YouthBuild, Indian and Native American Program, as well as non-
WIOA covered programs, including Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA), 
Reentry Employment Opportunities (REO), H-1B discretionary grants, 
Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP), Apprenticeship 
grants, and the Jobs for Veterans' State Grants Programs. While H-1B 
grants, TAA, SCSEP, Apprenticeship grants and the REO programs are not 
authorized under WIOA, these programs will be utilizing the data 
element definitions and reporting templates proposed in this ICR. For 
additional substantive information about this ICR, see the related 
notice published in the Federal Register on November 25, 2020 (85 FR 
75376).
    This information collection is subject to the PRA. A Federal agency 
generally cannot conduct or sponsor a collection of information, and 
the public is generally not required to respond to an

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information collection, unless the OMB approves it and displays a 
currently valid OMB Control Number. In addition, notwithstanding any 
other provisions of law, no person shall generally be subject to 
penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information that 
does not display a valid OMB Control Number. See 5 CFR 1320.5(a) and 
1320.6.
    DOL seeks PRA authorization for this information collection for 
three (3) years. OMB authorization for an ICR cannot be for more than 
three (3) years without renewal. The DOL notes that information 
collection requirements submitted to the OMB for existing ICRs receive 
a month-to-month extension while they undergo review.
    Agency: DOL-ETA.
    Title of Collection: DOL-Only Performance Accountability, 
Information, and Reporting System.
    OMB Control Number: 1205-0521.
    Affected Public: Individuals or Households; State, Local, and 
Tribal Governments; Private Sector--Businesses or other for-profits and 
not-for-profit institutions.
    Total Estimated Number of Respondents: 17,583,750.
    Total Estimated Number of Responses: 41,064,037.
    Total Estimated Annual Time Burden: 10,459,627 hours.
    Total Estimated Annual Other Costs Burden: $9,491,287.

    Authority: 44 U.S.C. 3507(a)(1)(D).

    Dated: April 28, 2021.
Mara Blumenthal,
Senior PRA Analyst.
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