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

Announcement of the Intent To Award an Emergency Single-Source Grant
Document Number: 2019-20996
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-27
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The ACF, ANA, Division of Program Operations (DPO) intends to award a grant of $106,638 to 500 Sails, Inc. in Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. The purpose of the award is to support restoration of culturally significant sites and a digital storytelling project after the devastating effects of Typhoon Yutu in October, 2018.
Submission for OMB Review; State Court Improvement Program (OMB #0970-0307)
Document Number: 2019-20890
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-26
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is requesting a three-year extension of the Court Improvement Program (CIP) Program Instruction, Strategic Plan Template, and Annual CIP Self-Assessment (OMB #0970-0307, expiration 9/30/2019). There are minimal updates to the form to reflect new legislation. The collections are necessary to continue operating the program in compliance with congressional reauthorization.
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Coparenting and Healthy Relationship and Marriage Education for Dads (New Collection)
Document Number: 2019-20384
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-20
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 (OPRE) proposes to collect information as part of the Coparenting and Healthy Relationship and Marriage Education for Dads (CHaRMED) study. The purpose of the CHaRMED study is to better understand the services that fatherhood programs provide in the areas of Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education (HMRE) and coparenting to learn what strategies hold promise for promoting active engagement in these services.
Submission for OMB Review: Assessing Models of Coordinated Services for Low-Income Children and Their Families (AMCS) (New Collection)
Document Number: 2019-20307
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-19
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation (OPRE), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is proposing to collect data for a new study, Assessing Models of Coordinated Services for Low-Income Children and Their Families (AMCS).
Submission for OMB Review; Assessing the Implementation and Cost of High Quality Early Care and Education: Field Test (0970-0499)
Document Number: 2019-20115
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-17
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
This information request is part of the project, Assessing the Implementation and Cost of High Quality Early Care and Education (ECE- ICHQ). The project's goal is to create a technically sound and feasible instrument that will provide consistent, systematic measures of the implementation and costs of education and care in center-based settings that serve children from birth to age 5. The resulting measures will inform research, policy, and practice by improving understanding of variations in what centers do to support quality, their associated costs, and how resources for ECE may be better aligned with expectations for quality.
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Tribal Child Support Enforcement Direct Funding Request: (OMB #0970-0218)
Document Number: 2019-19580
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-11
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) is requesting a 3-year extension of the Tribal IV-D plan (OMB #0970-0218, expiration 3/21/2020). There are no changes requested to this form.
Proposed Information Collection Activity; Survey of Youth Transitioning From Foster Care (New Collection)
Document Number: 2019-19440
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-10
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is proposing to collect data on human trafficking and other victimization experiences among youth recently or currently involved in the child welfare system. The goal of the one-time survey is to better understand trafficking experiences, to identify modifiable risk and protective factors associated with trafficking victimization, and to inform child welfare policy, programs, and practice.
Reallotment of Fiscal Year 2018 Funds for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP); Correction
Document Number: 2019-19310
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-06
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
This Notice corrects a Federal Register Notice of Public Comment published on August 27, 2019 concerning the LIHEAP reallotment for FY 2018. The contact information in the Addressess section needs to be updated.