Information Collection Request; Submission for OMB Review

Federal Register, Volume 84 Issue 137 (Wednesday, July 17, 2019)
[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 137 (Wednesday, July 17, 2019)]
[Pages 34208-34209]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office []
[FR Doc No: 2019-15213]
Information Collection Request; Submission for OMB Review
AGENCY: Peace Corps.
ACTION: 30-Day notice and request for comments.
SUMMARY:  The Peace Corps will be submitting the following information
collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for
review and approval. The purpose of this notice is to allow 30 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.
DATES: Submit comments on or before August 16, 2019.
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ADDRESSES: Comments should be addressed to Virginia Burke, FOIA/Privacy
Act Officer. Virginia Burke can be contacted by telephone at 202-692-
1887 or email at [email protected]. Email comments must be made in
text and not in attachments.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Virginia Burke at Peace Corps address
above or by telephone at 202-692-1887.
    Title: Peace Corps Volunteer Application Form.
    OMB Control Number: 0420-0005.
    Type of Request: Renewal.
    Affected Public: Individuals.
    Respondents Obligation to Reply: Voluntary.
    Burden to the Public:
    Estimated Burden (hours) of the Collection of Information:
    a. Number of respondents: 23,000.
    b. Frequency of response: One time.
    c. Completion time: 60 minutes.
    d. Annual burden hours: 23,000 hours.
    General Description of Collection: The information collected by the
Volunteer Application is used by the Peace Corps to collect essential
information from individual applicants, including technical and
language skills, and availability for Peace Corps service. The
information is used by the Peace Corps Office of VRS in its assessment
of an individual's qualifications to serve as a Peace Corps Volunteer,
including practical and cross-cultural experience, maturity, motivation
and commitment. Selection for Peace Corps service is based on that
    Request for Comment: Peace Corps invites comments on whether the
proposed collections of information are 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
    This notice is issued in Washington, DC, on July 12, 2019.
Virginia Burke,
FOIA/Privacy Act Officer, Management.
[FR Doc. 2019-15213 Filed 7-16-19; 8:45 am]