Peace Corps 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Information Collection Requests Under OMB Review; Proposed Collection of Information
Document Number: 2011-31900
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-12-13
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Peace Corps invites the general public to comment on this request for approval of a new proposed information collection, Intelligence Background Questionnaire (OMB Control Number 0420pending). This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
Privacy Act of 1974; Report of an Altered System of Records
Document Number: 2011-31898
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-12-13
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps is revising an existing systems of record notice subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, (5 U.S.C. 552a), PC-21 Peace Corps Response Database. The first revision modifies the individuals covered by the system to include all applicants for Volunteer service with Peace Corps Response. The second revision modifies the purpose of the system of records which is to maintain records of individuals who apply for Peace Corps Response Volunteer service and to record resulting actions taken on the applications and service. The third revision indicates that all of the Peace Corps' General Routine Uses apply to PC-21.
Information Collection Requests Under OMB Review
Document Number: 2011-26723
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-17
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Peace Corps invites the general public to comment on this request revision of a currently approved collection, Peace Corps 50th Anniversary Archive Project (OMB Control Number: 0420- 0542). The title of the information collection will change from Peace Corps 50th Anniversary Archives to Peace Corps Digital Library. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
Information Collection Request Under OMB Review
Document Number: 2011-25765
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-06
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will be submitting the Peace Corps Volunteer Application (OMB Control Number (0420-0005) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Notice of the information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on July 11, 2011 [FR Doc. 2011-17273, pages 40755-40756], allowing for a 60-day public comment period. A correction notice to correct an error in the previous notice of information collection was published in the Federal Register on July 26, 2011 [FR Doc. 2011-18804, page 46525]. Peace Corps received one comment noting that Peace Corps should not use criminal history information to ``engage in unlawful disparate treatment.'' The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comments. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies should address one or more of the following four points: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and, (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses.
Information Collection Request; Submission for OMB Review
Document Number: 2011-25200
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval. The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for public comment in the Federal Register preceding submission to OMB. We are conducting this process in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35).
Submission for OMB Review; Request for Comments
Document Number: 2011-23472
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-14
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will be submitting the following information collection requests to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for revision of a currently approved information collection. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Peace Corps invites the general public to comment on the revision of a currently approved information collection OMB Control No. 0420-0510: Health History (PC-1789) and Report of Medical Examination (PC-1790 and PC-1790 S).
Information Collection Request Under OMB Review
Document Number: 2011-20931
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-17
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will be submitting the National Agency Check (NAC) Questionnaire for Peace Corps Volunteer Background Investigation (OMB Control Number 0420-0001) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Notice of the information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on May 25, 2011, at 76 FR 12939, allowing for a 60-day public comment period. Peace Corps received 16 identical comments stating that ``the Peace Corps must ensure that the proposed information collection activity screens out and excludes those individuals motivated exclusively (or near exclusively) to promote or participate in the harmful male genital mutilation known as circumcision.'' As the NAC Questionnaire for Peace Corps Volunteer Background Investigation (OMB Control Number 0420-0001) requests only identifying information about Volunteer applicants in order to locate records pertaining to applicants' legal activities and legal suitability for Peace Corps Volunteer service. As those records are not likely to contain information concerning views about circumcision, it will not be possible to make such a judgment about applicants using this form. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comments. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies should address one or more of the following four points: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses.
Information Collection Request Under OMB Review
Document Number: 2011-18804
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-26
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps published a document in the Federal Register of July 11, 2011, [FR Doc. 2011-17273, pages 40755-40756], concerning request for comments on an information collection. This document corrects errors in that notice.
Information Collection Requests under OMB Review
Document Number: 2011-18553
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-22
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval of an existing collection in use without an OMB Control Number. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 USC Chapter 35), the Peace Corps invites the general public to comment on this request for approval of an existing collection in use without an OMB Control Number, Peace Corps Response Applicant Personal and Professional Reference forms.
Information Collection Requests Under OMB Review; Proposed Collection of Information
Document Number: 2011-18532
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-22
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the Peace Corps invites the general public to comment on this request for approval of a new proposed information collection, Peace Corps Response Application (OMB Control Number 0420 pending). This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
Information Collection Requests Under OMB Review
Document Number: 2011-17537
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-13
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps has submitted a proposed collection of information to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This notice invites the public to comment on the proposed collection of information by the Peace Corps' Office of Communications. The Peace Corps invites comments on whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for proper performance of the functions of the Peace Corps, including whether the information will have practical use; the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the information to be collected; and, ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who respond, including through the use of automated collection techniques, when appropriate, and other forms of information technology.
Information Collection Requests Under OMB Review
Document Number: 2011-17273
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-11
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 USC Chapter 35), the Peace Corps invites the general public to comment on this request for approval of a new proposed information collection, Peace Corps Response Application (OMB Control Number 0420-0005). This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10
Notice of Request for a Revision of a Currently Approved Information Collection and Request for a New OMB Control Number.
Document Number: 2011-14222
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-06-08
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will be submitting the following information collection requests to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Revision of a currently approved information collection. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 USC Chapter 35), the Peace Corps invites the general public to comment on the extension, with change, of currently approved information collection, Peace Corps Volunter Medical Application Health Status Review (OMB 0420-0510) which consist of three forms: The Health Status Review form (PC 1789); the Report of Medical Exam (PC 1790 S); and, Dental Exam (PC 1790). The Peace Corps wants to remove the Dental Exam (PC 1790) from OMB 0420- 0510 and request a new OMB Control Number for Dental Exam (PC 1790). This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
Submission for OMB Emergency Review: Request for Comments
Document Number: 2011-13351
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-06-01
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps has submitted the following information collection request, utilizing emergency review procedures, to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and 5 CFR 1320.13. OMB approval has been requested by June 8, 2011. The Office of Management and Budget is particularly interested in comments that: 1. Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; 2. Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; 3. Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and 4. Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submissions of responses.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery
Document Number: 2011-13350
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-05-31
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
As part of a Federal Government-wide effort to streamline the process to seek feedback from the public on service delivery, Peace Corps has submitted a Generic Information Collection Request (Generic ICR): ``Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery '' to OMB for approval under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 3501 et. seq.).
Information Collection Request Under OMB Review
Document Number: 2011-12939
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-05-25
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for reinstatement, without change, of a previously approved collection for which approval has expired. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the Peace Corps invites the general public to comment on this request for reinstatement, without change, of previously approved collection for which approval has expired, the National Agency Check (NAC) Questionnaire for Peace Corps Volunteer Background Investigation (OMB Control Number 0420-0001).
Information Collection Requests Under OMB Review
Document Number: 2011-11879
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-05-16
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Peace Corps invites the general public to comment on this request for approval of a new proposed information collection, Peace Corps Response Application (OMB Control Number 0420 pending). This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
Information Collection Requests Under OMB Review
Document Number: 2011-11875
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-05-16
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval of an existing collection in use without an OMB Control Number. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Peace Corps invites the general public to comment on this request for approval of an existing collection in use without an OMB Control Number, Peace Corps Response Applicant Personal and Professional Reference forms.
Proposed Information Collection
Document Number: 2011-10795
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-05-04
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval of reinstatement, without change of a previously approved collection which has expired. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Peace Corps invites the general public to comment on this request for approval of reinstatement, without change of a previously approved collection which has expired. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
Notice of Request for a Revision of a Currently Approved Information Collection and Request for a New OMB Control Number
Document Number: 2011-7201
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-28
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps will be submitting the following information collection requests to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Revision of a currently approved information collection. In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the Peace Corps invites the general public to comment on the extension, with change, of currently approved information collection, Peace Corps Volunter Medical Application Health Status Review (OMB 0420-0510) which consists of three forms: The Health Status Review form (PC 1789); the Report of Medical Exam (PC 1790 S); and, Dental Exam (PC 1790). The Peace Corps wants to remove the Dental Exam (PC 1790) from OMB 0420- 0510 and request a new OMB Control Number for Dental Exam (PC 1790). This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
Proposed Information Collection Renewals
Document Number: 2011-5314
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-09
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps has submitted the following two (2) information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for extension under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This notice invites the public to comment on the renewal of three information collections: Peace Corps Week Brochure (OMB 0420-0529); Peace Corps Career Information Consultation (CIC) Waiver Form (OMB Control No. 0420-0531); and, Peace Corps Response Application Form (OMB Control No. 0420-0533). Peace Corps invites comments on whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for proper performance of the functions of the Peace Corps, including whether the information will have practical use; the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the information to be collected; and, ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of automated collection techniques, when appropriate, and other forms of information technology.
Public Availability of FY 2010 Service Contract Inventories
Document Number: 2011-2462
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-02-04
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
In accordance with Section 743 of Division C of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2010 (Pub. L. 111-117), Office of Acquisitions and Contract Management is publishing this notice to advise the public of the availability of the FY 2010 Service Contract inventory. This inventory provides information on service contract actions over $25,000 that were made in FY 2010. The information is organized by function to show how contracted resources are distributed throughout the agency. The inventory has been developed in accordance with guidance issued on November 5, 2010 by the Office of Management and Budget's Office of Federal Procurement Policy (OFPP). OFPP's guidance is available at: http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/ files/omb/procurement/memo/service-contract-inventories-guida nce- 11052010.pdf. Office of Acquisitions and Contract Management has posted its inventory and a summary of the inventory on the Peace Corps homepage at the following link: http://multimedia.peacecorps.gov/ multimedia/pdf/policies/PCServiceContractsFY2010.pdf.
Proposed Collection of Information
Document Number: 2011-766
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-14
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps has submitted a proposed collection of information to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This notice invites the public to comment on the proposed collection of information by the Peace Corps' Office of Communications. The Peace Corps invites comments on whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for proper performance of the functions of the Peace Corps, including whether the information will have practical use; the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who respond, including through the use of automated collection techniques, when appropriate, and other forms of information technology.
Proposed Information Collection Renewals
Document Number: 2010-32915
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-01-03
Agency: Peace Corps, Agencies and Commissions
The Peace Corps has submitted the following two (2) information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for extension under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This notice invites the public to comment on the renewal of two information collections: Correspondence Match Educator Enrollment Form and Teacher Survey (OMB 0420-0513) and Peace Corps Week Brochure (OMB 0420-0529). Peace Corps invites comments on whether the proposed collections of information is necessary for proper performance of the functions of the Peace Corps, including whether the information will have practical use; the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the information to be collected; and, ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of automated collection techniques, when appropriate, and other forms of information technology.