Administration for Children and Families May 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Proposed Information Collection Activity; American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) Facility Survey (New Collection)
Document Number: 2019-11371
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-31
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Office Head Start (OHS), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is proposing to collect data on the condition and ownership of American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) facilities to meet congressional reporting requirements under the Head Start Act.
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Head Start Program Performance Standards (OMB #0970-0148)
Document Number: 2019-11370
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-31
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Office Head Start (OHS), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is requesting a three-year extension of the Head Start Program Performance Standards (HSPPS) information collection (OMB #0970-0148, expiration 1/ 31/2020). There are no changes requested to these record keeping requirements.
Announcement of an Unsolicited Single-Source Grant Award to the Woodson Center in Washington, DC
Document Number: 2019-10897
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation announces the award of a grant in the amount of $150,000 to the Woodson Center of Washington, DC, to support an environmental scan of models of service for privately managed foster care.
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Extension of Assets for Independence (AFI) Performance Progress Report (PPR) (OMB #0970-0483)
Document Number: 2019-10863
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-24
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Office of Community Services (OCS), Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is requesting approval of a three-year extension of the Assets for Independence (AFI) Performance Progress Report (PPR) Long Form and AFI PPR Short Form (OMB #0970-0483, expiration 8/31/2019). There are no changes requested to the forms.
Submission for OMB Review; Sexual Risk Avoidance Education (SRAE) Program Performance Analysis Study (PAS)
Document Number: 2019-10762
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-23
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation and the Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) in the Administration for Children and Families propose data collection activities as part of the Sexual Risk Avoidance Education (SRAE) Program Performance Analysis Study (PAS). The goal of the study is to collect, analyze, and report on performance measures data for SRAE programs.
Submission for OMB Review; National Directory of New Hires
Document Number: 2019-10701
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-22
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Office of Child Support Enforcement; Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is requesting a three-year extension of the National Directory of New Hires (OMB #0970-0166, expiration 7/31/2019). The NDNH Guide for Data Submission/Record Specifications and the Multistate Employer Registration form underwent minor revisions.
Submission for OMB Review; Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) for States and Territories for FFY 2019-2021 (ACF-118)
Document Number: 2019-10652
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-22
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is requesting a reinstatment of the form ACF-118: Child Care and Development Fund for States and Territories for FFY 2019-2021 (OMB #0970-0114; expired 11/30/2018). There are no changes to the form requested.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-10418
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-20
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Submission for OMB Review; Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) State Monitoring Compliance Demonstration Packet (New Collection)
Document Number: 2019-10406
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-20
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Office of Child Care (OCC), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is proposing to collect data for a new Onsite Monitoring System to evaluate grantee compliance with (1) The Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG) Act; (2) CCDF Regulations; and (3) The State/ Territory CCDF approved Plan.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-10400
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-20
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Submission for OMB Review; Prevention Services Data Collection (New Collection)
Document Number: 2019-10336
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-20
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Children's Bureau (CB), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is proposing to collect data for a new prevention services data collection for children receiving prevention and family services and programs.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-10206
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-17
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-10167
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Tribal Consultation Meetings
Document Number: 2019-09927
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-14
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Pursuant to the Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007, notice is hereby given of six 1-day Tribal Consultation (TC) Sessions to be held between the HHS)/ACF, OHS leadership and the leadership of tribal governments operating Head Start (including Early Head Start) programs. The purpose of these consultation sessions is to discuss ways to better meet the needs of American Indian and Alaska Native children and their families, taking into consideration funding allocations, distribution formulas, and other issues affecting the delivery of Head Start services in their geographic locations. Six TCs will be held as part of HHS/ACF and/or ACF TC Sessions.
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Procedural Justice-Informed Alternatives to Contempt Demonstration Project Data Collection (OMB #0970-0505)
Document Number: 2019-09756
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-13
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Office of Child Support Enforcement (OCSE), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is proposing to collect data as part of the rigorous evaluation of the Procedural Justice-Informed Alternatives to Contempt (PJAC) demonstration.
Proposed Information Collection Activity; State Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Case Studies (New Collection)
Document Number: 2019-09658
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation (OPRE) is proposing a data collection activity as part of the State Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Case Studies project. This study seeks to document innovative employment and training programs for low- income individuals including TANF recipients and examine the ways the programs provide or link families to wraparound services. Over a three- year period, the study will conduct up to 12 comprehensive qualitative case studies and up to 20 profiles of innovative programs to showcase promising approaches.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-09413
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-08
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Submission for OMB Review; Child Care and Development Fund Plan for Tribes for FY 2020-2022 (ACF-118A)
Document Number: 2019-09163
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is requesting revision of the ACF-118A (OMB # 0970-0198, with expiration 06/30/2019), with minor modifications.
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Procedures for Requests From Tribal Lead Agencies To Use Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Funds for Construction or Major Renovation of Child Care Facilities (OMB #0970-0160)
Document Number: 2019-09045
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-03
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is requesting proposed revisions with a three-year extension to an approved information collection: Procedures for Requests from Tribal Lead Agencies to use Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Funds for Construction or Major Renovation of Child Care Facilities (OMB #: 0970- 0160, expiration date: 9/30/2019).
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comprehensive Child Welfare Information System
Document Number: 2019-09044
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-03
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is requesting a revision of the CCWIS information collection authorized by the CCWIS Final Rule (81 FR 35450-35482). The Automated Function List and the Data Quality Plan are revised to be annual submissions of updates with no change to the burden hours per year. Initial submission of the Automated Function List, the Data Quality Plan, and the Notice of Intent have been removed, as we do not expect to receive more than the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) threshold in a single year. There are no required instruments associated with this data collection.