Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: Supplemental Income Questionnaire (for Philippine Claims Only), 25067-25068 [2021-09870]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 88 / Monday, May 10, 2021 / Notices III. Review and Approval of Subcommittee Agenda and Setting of Ground Rules—Subcommittee Chair fee recommendation to the Board to be made at the Subcommittee’s July meeting. For Discussion and Possible Subcommittee Action VII. 2019 Registration Year Closure— UCR Depository Manager The Agenda will be reviewed, and the Subcommittee will consider adoption. For Discussion and Possible Subcommittee Action Ground Rules The UCR Depository Manager will present to the Subcommittee the results of the final closure of the Depository for the 2019 registration year. ➢ Subcommittee action only to be taken in designated areas on agenda IV. Review and Approval of Minutes From April 1, 2021 Meeting— Subcommittee Chair VIII. Other Business—Subcommittee Chair For Discussion and Possible Subcommittee Action Draft minutes from the April 1, 2021 Subcommittee meeting via teleconference will be reviewed. The Subcommittee will consider action to approve. V. 2023 Fee Change Recommendation— Calculation Methodology— Subcommittee Chair and UCR Depository Manager For Discussion and Possible Subcommittee Action The Subcommittee Chair and the UCR Depository Manager will lead a discussion regarding the merits of using an ‘‘average collections’’ method for estimating the remaining fees collected before the end of the registration year on September 30, 2022 versus the ‘‘minimum collections’’ method used for estimating fee collections over the same period. The Subcommittee may take action to make a recommendation to the UCR Board of Directors regarding the most appropriate method to use. khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES VI. 2023 Fee Change Recommendation—Initial Estimate— UCR Depository Manager The UCR Depository Manager will present the initial fee calculations for the 2023 registration year. This will be an initial review to the Subcommittee and most likely will not be the final fees recommended to the UCR Board from the Subcommittee for the 2023 registration year. This will be a forwardlooking analysis, and no reliance should be placed on whether these figures will be the fees that will be recommended for the 2023 registration year because they are very preliminary and subject to change prior to the Subcommittee’s final VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:05 May 07, 2021 Jkt 253001 The Subcommittee Chair will call for any other items Subcommittee members would like to discuss. IX. Adjournment—Subcommittee Chair The Subcommittee Chair will adjourn the meeting. The agenda will be available no later than 5:00 p.m. Eastern time, May 5, 2021 at: https://plan.ucr.gov. CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Elizabeth Leaman, Chair, Unified Carrier Registration Plan Board of Directors, (617) 305–3783, eleaman@ board.ucr.gov. Alex B. Leath, Chief Legal Officer, Unified Carrier Registration Plan. [FR Doc. 2021–09924 Filed 5–6–21; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 4910–YL–P DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS [OMB Control No. 2900–0668] Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: Supplemental Income Questionnaire (for Philippine Claims Only) Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00229 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 25067 submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden and it includes the actual data collection instrument. 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. Refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0668’’. DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Maribel Aponte, Office of Enterprise and Integration, Data Governance Analytics (008), 1717 H Street NW, Washington, DC 20006, (202) 266–4688 or email maribel.aponte@va.gov. Please refer to ‘‘OMB Control No. 2900–0668’’ in any correspondence. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authority: 38 U.S.C. 5101,107, 1521, 1541, and 1542; 38 CFR 3.262 and 3.272. Title: Supplemental Income Questionnaire (for Philippine Claims Only) (VA Form 21P–0784). OMB Control Number: 2900–0668. Type of Review: Reinstatement of a previously approved collection. Abstract: VBA administers Pension Benefits, which is a needs-based benefit program for wartime Veterans, who are aged 65 or older or have a permanent and total non-service-connected disability and limited income and net worth. Eligibility is determined based on the income of and asset amounts for the Veteran and their spouse. Claimants residing in the Philippines complete the 21P–0784 Supplemental Income Questionnaire (for Philippine Claims Only) to report their countable family income and net worth. VBA uses the information to determine the claimant’s entitlement to pension benefits. In an effort to safeguard Veterans and their beneficiaries from financial exploitation, the instructions on this form were amended to include information regarding VA-accredited attorneys or agents charging fees in connection with a proceeding before the Department of Veterans Affairs with respect to a claim. E:\FR\FM\10MYN1.SGM 10MYN1 25068 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 88 / Monday, May 10, 2021 / Notices khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published at 86 FR 34 on February 23, 2021, page 11056. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:05 May 07, 2021 Jkt 253001 Affected Public: Individuals or Households. Estimated Annual Burden: 30 hours. Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 15 minutes. Frequency of Response: One time. Estimated Number of Respondents: 120. PO 00000 Frm 00230 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 By direction of the Secretary: Maribel Aponte, VA PRA Clearance Officer, Office of Enterprise and Integration, Data Governance Analytics, Department of Veterans Affairs. 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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 88 (Monday, May 10, 2021)]
[Notices]
[Pages 25067-25068]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2021-09870]


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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

[OMB Control No. 2900-0668]


Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review: 
Supplemental Income Questionnaire (for Philippine Claims Only)

AGENCY: Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans 
Affairs.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995, 
this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration, 
Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the collection of 
information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature 
of the information collection and its expected cost and burden and it 
includes the actual data collection instrument.

DATES: 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. Refer to 
``OMB Control No. 2900-0668''.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Maribel Aponte, Office of Enterprise 
and Integration, Data Governance Analytics (008), 1717 H Street NW, 
Washington, DC 20006, (202) 266-4688 or email [email protected]. 
Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-0668'' in any correspondence.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Authority: 38 U.S.C. 5101,107, 1521, 1541, and 1542; 38 CFR 3.262 
and 3.272.
    Title: Supplemental Income Questionnaire (for Philippine Claims 
Only) (VA Form 21P-0784).
    OMB Control Number: 2900-0668.
    Type of Review: Reinstatement of a previously approved collection.
    Abstract: VBA administers Pension Benefits, which is a needs-based 
benefit program for wartime Veterans, who are aged 65 or older or have 
a permanent and total non-service-connected disability and limited 
income and net worth. Eligibility is determined based on the income of 
and asset amounts for the Veteran and their spouse. Claimants residing 
in the Philippines complete the 21P-0784 Supplemental Income 
Questionnaire (for Philippine Claims Only) to report their countable 
family income and net worth.
    VBA uses the information to determine the claimant's entitlement to 
pension benefits. In an effort to safeguard Veterans and their 
beneficiaries from financial exploitation, the instructions on this 
form were amended to include information regarding VA-accredited 
attorneys or agents charging fees in connection with a proceeding 
before the Department of Veterans Affairs with respect to a claim.

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    An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required 
to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a 
currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 
60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of 
information was published at 86 FR 34 on February 23, 2021, page 11056.
    Affected Public: Individuals or Households.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 30 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 15 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: One time.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 120.

    By direction of the Secretary:
Maribel Aponte,
VA PRA Clearance Officer, Office of Enterprise and Integration, Data 
Governance Analytics, Department of Veterans Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2021-09870 Filed 5-7-21; 8:45 am]
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