Information Collection; General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation; Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses; Placement of Orders Clause; and Ordering Information Clause, 39023-39024 [2021-15746]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 139 / Friday, July 23, 2021 / Notices Services Administration will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a previously approved information collection requirement regarding contract administration and quality assurance. Submit comments on or before: September 21, 2021. DATES: Submit comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for reducing this burden to http://www.regulations.gov. Submit comments via the Federal eRulemaking portal by searching the OMB Control number 3090–0027. Select the link ‘‘Comment Now’’ that corresponds with ‘‘Information Collection 3090–0027, Contract Administration and Quality Assurance (GSA Forms 1678 and 308)’’. Follow the instructions on the screen. Please include your name, company name (if any), and ‘‘Information Collection 3090– 0027, Contract Administration and Quality Assurance (GSA Forms 1678 and 308)’’, on your attached document. If your comment cannot be submitted using https://www.regulations.gov, call or email the points of contact in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of this document for alternate instructions. Instructions: Please submit comments only and cite Information Collection 3090–0027, Contract Administration and Quality Assurance (GSA Forms 1678 and 308), in all correspondence related to this collection. Comments received generally will be posted without change to regulations.gov, including any personal and/or business confidential information provided. To confirm receipt of your comment(s), please check regulations.gov, approximately two-to-three business days after submission to verify posting. B. Annual Reporting Burden GSA Form 1678 Annual Responses: 250,0000. Responses per Respondent: 1. Total Annual Responses: 250,0000. Hours per Response: 0.008. Total Burden Hours: 2,000. GSA Form 308 Annual Responses: 2,600. Responses per Respondent: 1. Total Annual Responses: 2,600. Hours per Response: 0.08. Total Burden Hours: 208. ADDRESSES: Ms. Vernita Misidor, Procurement Analyst, General Services Acquisition Policy Division, at 202–357–9681 or via email to vernita.misidor@gsa.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES Under certain contracts, because of reliance on contractor inspection in lieu of Government inspection, GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service requires documentation from its contractors to effectively monitor contractor performance and ensure that it will be able to take timely action should that performance be deficient. 16:49 Jul 22, 2021 Jkt 253001 Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary and 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; and ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the Regulatory Secretariat Division by calling 202–501–4755 or emailing GSARegSec@gsa.gov. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090–0027, Contract Administration, Quality Assurance (GSA Forms 1678 and 308), in all correspondence. Jeffrey A. Koses, Senior Procurement Executive, Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of Governmentwide Policy. [FR Doc. 2021–15745 Filed 7–22–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–61–P GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION [OMB Control No. 3090–0248; Docket No. 2021–0001; Sequence No. 6] Information Collection; General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation; Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses; Placement of Orders Clause; and Ordering Information Clause Office of Acquisition Policy, General Services Administration (GSA). ACTION: Notice of request for public comments regarding an extension to an existing OMB clearance. AGENCY: A. Purpose VerDate Sep<11>2014 C. Public Comments Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, the Regulatory Secretariat Division will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 39023 previously approved information collection requirement regarding solicitation provisions and contract clauses, placement of orders clause, and ordering information clause. DATES: Submit comments on or before: September 21, 2021. ADDRESSES: Submit comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for reducing this burden to http://www.regulations.gov. Submit comments via the Federal eRulemaking portal by searching for Information Collection 3090–0248. Select the link ‘‘Comment Now’’ that corresponds with ‘‘Information Collection 3090–0248, Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses, Placement of Orders Clause, and Ordering Information Clause’’. Follow the instructions on the screen. Please include your name, company name (if any), and ‘‘Information Collection 3090–0248, Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses, Placement of Orders Clause, and Ordering Information Clause’’ on your attached document. If your comment cannot be submitted using https://www.regulations.gov, call or email the points of contact in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of this document for alternate instructions. Instructions: 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: Ms. Vernita Misidor, Procurement Analyst, GSA Acquisition Policy Division, by phone at 202–357–9681 or by email at vernita.misidor@gsa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A. Purpose GSA has various mission responsibilities related to the acquisition and provision of the Federal Acquisition Service’s (FAS’s) Stock, Special Order, and Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) Programs. These mission responsibilities generate requirements that are realized through the solicitation and award of various types of FAS contracts. Individual solicitations and resulting contracts may impose unique information collection and reporting requirements on contractors, not required by regulation, but necessary to evaluate particular program accomplishments and measure success in meeting program objectives. E:\FR\FM\23JYN1.SGM 23JYN1 39024 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 139 / Friday, July 23, 2021 / Notices As such, the General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR) 516.506, Solicitation provision and clauses, specifically directs contracting officers to insert 552.216– 72, Placement of Orders, and 552.216– 73, Ordering Information, when the contract authorizes FAS and other activities to issue delivery or task orders. These clauses include information reporting requirements for Offerors to receive electronic orders through computer-to-computer Electronic Data Interchange (EDI). B. Annual Reporting Burden Respondents: 18,590. Responses per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 18,590. Hours Per Response: .25. Total Burden Hours: 4,648. C. Public Comments Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary and 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; and ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the Regulatory Secretariat Division by calling 202–501–4755 or emailing GSARegSec@gsa.gov. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090–0248, Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses, Placement of Orders Clause, and Ordering Information Clause, in all correspondence. Jeffrey A. Koses, Senior Procurement Executive, Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of Governmentwide Policy. [FR Doc. 2021–15746 Filed 7–22–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–61–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Notice of Award of a Single-Source Unsolicited Grant To Fund the Community Education Group Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), located SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:49 Jul 22, 2021 Jkt 253001 within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces the award of approximately $5,000,000 annually in COVID–19 funding for a three-year period in response to an unsolicited application that has been submitted by the Community Education Group to support vaccine coverage, in particular for COVID–19. DATES: The period for this award will be July 31, 2021 through July 30, 2024. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stephanie Griswold, MPH, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS–H24–8, Atlanta, GA 30329, Telephone: 800–232–6348, E-Mail: eocevent515@cdc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The proposed work being funded aims to build the evidence base of effective interventions to improve vaccination coverage and to identify and implement strategies to reduce disparities in vaccination coverage in rural populations, specifically in West Virginia. Community Education Group (CEG) works to eliminate disparities in health outcomes and improve public health in disadvantaged populations and under-served communities by conducting research, training community health workers, educating and testing people who are hard to reach or at risk, sharing its expertise through national networks and local capacity building efforts, and advocating for practical and effective health policies that lead to social change. This award is being made noncompetitively because there is no current, pending, or planned funding opportunity announcement under which this proposal could compete. The National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases performed an objective review of the unsolicited proposal and determined that the proposal has merit and CEG is in a unique position to perform the activities contained within their proposal. CEG works to eliminate disparities in health outcomes and improve public health in disadvantaged populations and underserved communities by conducting research, training community health workers, educating and testing people who are hard to reach or at risk. Summary of the Award Recipient: Community Education Group (CEG). Purpose of the Award: The purpose of the award is to build the evidence base of effective interventions to improve vaccination coverage and to identify and PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 implement strategies to reduce disparities in vaccination coverage in rural populations. The proposal submitted was not solicited either formally or informally by any federal government official. Amount of Award: $5,000,000 in Federal Fiscal Year (FYY) 2021 funds, and an estimated $5,000,000 for each subsequent year budget period, subject to availability of funds. Period of Performance: July 31, 2021 through July 30, 2024. Dated: July 20, 2021. Joseph I. Hungate, III, Deputy Director, Office of Financial Resources, Office of the Chief Operating Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. 2021–15738 Filed 7–22–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services [Document Identifier: CMS–10572 and CMS– 10781] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Health and Human Services (HHS). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is announcing an opportunity for the public to comment on CMS’ intention to collect information from the public. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (the PRA), federal agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information (including each proposed extension or reinstatement of an existing collection of information) and to allow 60 days for public comment on the proposed action. Interested persons are invited to send comments regarding our burden estimates or any other aspect of this collection of information, including the necessity and utility of the proposed information collection for the proper performance of the agency’s functions, the accuracy of the estimated burden, ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected, and the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology to minimize the information collection burden. DATES: Comments must be received by September 21, 2021. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\23JYN1.SGM 23JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 139 (Friday, July 23, 2021)]
[Notices]
[Pages 39023-39024]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

[OMB Control No. 3090-0248; Docket No. 2021-0001; Sequence No. 6]


Information Collection; General Services Administration 
Acquisition Regulation; Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses; 
Placement of Orders Clause; and Ordering Information Clause

AGENCY: Office of Acquisition Policy, General Services Administration 
(GSA).

ACTION: Notice of request for public comments regarding an extension to 
an existing OMB clearance.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, the 
Regulatory Secretariat Division will be submitting to the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an 
extension of a previously approved information collection requirement 
regarding solicitation provisions and contract clauses, placement of 
orders clause, and ordering information clause.

DATES: Submit comments on or before: September 21, 2021.

ADDRESSES: Submit comments regarding this burden estimate or any other 
aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for 
reducing this burden to http://www.regulations.gov. Submit comments via 
the Federal eRulemaking portal by searching for Information Collection 
3090-0248. Select the link ``Comment Now'' that corresponds with 
``Information Collection 3090-0248, Solicitation Provisions and 
Contract Clauses, Placement of Orders Clause, and Ordering Information 
Clause''.
    Follow the instructions on the screen. Please include your name, 
company name (if any), and ``Information Collection 3090-0248, 
Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses, Placement of Orders 
Clause, and Ordering Information Clause'' on your attached document.
    If your comment cannot be submitted using https://www.regulations.gov, call or email the points of contact in the FOR 
FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of this document for alternate 
instructions.
    Instructions: 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: Ms. Vernita Misidor, Procurement 
Analyst, GSA Acquisition Policy Division, by phone at 202-357-9681 or 
by email at [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

A. Purpose

    GSA has various mission responsibilities related to the acquisition 
and provision of the Federal Acquisition Service's (FAS's) Stock, 
Special Order, and Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) Programs. These 
mission responsibilities generate requirements that are realized 
through the solicitation and award of various types of FAS contracts. 
Individual solicitations and resulting contracts may impose unique 
information collection and reporting requirements on contractors, not 
required by regulation, but necessary to evaluate particular program 
accomplishments and measure success in meeting program objectives.

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    As such, the General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation 
(GSAR) 516.506, Solicitation provision and clauses, specifically 
directs contracting officers to insert 552.216-72, Placement of Orders, 
and 552.216-73, Ordering Information, when the contract authorizes FAS 
and other activities to issue delivery or task orders. These clauses 
include information reporting requirements for Offerors to receive 
electronic orders through computer-to-computer Electronic Data 
Interchange (EDI).

B. Annual Reporting Burden

    Respondents: 18,590.
    Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Annual Responses: 18,590.
    Hours Per Response: .25.
    Total Burden Hours: 4,648.

C. Public Comments

    Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this 
collection of information is necessary and 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; and ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity 
of the information to be collected.
    Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the 
information collection documents from the Regulatory Secretariat 
Division by calling 202-501-4755 or emailing [email protected]. Please 
cite OMB Control No. 3090-0248, Solicitation Provisions and Contract 
Clauses, Placement of Orders Clause, and Ordering Information Clause, 
in all correspondence.

Jeffrey A. Koses,
Senior Procurement Executive, Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of 
Government-wide Policy.
[FR Doc. 2021-15746 Filed 7-22-21; 8:45 am]
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