Agency information collection activities; proposals, submissions, and approvals,

[Federal Register: May 2, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 84)]

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families

Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request

Proposed Projects

Title: ANA Consultant and Evaluator Qualifications Form.

OMB No.: 0970-0265.

Description: The ANA Consultant and Evaluator Qualifications Form is used to collect information from prospective proposal reviewers in compliance with 42 USC Section 2991d-1. The form will allow the Commissioner of ANA to select qualified people to review grant applications for Social and Economic Development Strategies (SEDS), Native Language Preservation and Maintenance, Environmental Regulatory Enhancement, and Environmental Mitigation. The panel review process is a legislative mandate in the ANA grant funding process.

Respondents: Native Americans, Native Alaskans, Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders.

Annual Burden Estimates

Number of Average burden Instrument

Number of responses per hours per Total burden respondents respondent

response

hours

ANA Consultant and Evaluator Qualifications

300

1

1

300. Form.......................................

Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 300.

In compliance with the requirements of Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described above. Copies of the proposed collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Administration, Office of Information Services, 370 L'Enfant Promenade, SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. E-mail address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection.

The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted within 60 days of this publication.

Dated: April 26, 2007. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer.

[FR Doc. 07-2137 Filed 5-1-07; 8:45 am]

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