Corporation for National and Community Service.
The Corporation for National and Community Service (hereinafter the “Corporation”), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a pre-clearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). This program helps to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirement on respondents can be properly assessed.
Currently, the Corporation is soliciting comments concerning its proposed application entitled: Application for Outreach to Individuals with a Disability. Copies of the information collection requests can be obtained by contacting the office listed below in the ADDRESSES section of this notice.
Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the ADDRESSES section by July 5, 2000.
Send comments to the Corporation for National and Community Service, Attn: Ms. Nancy Talbot, Director, Planning and Program Development, 1201 New York Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20525.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Nancy Talbot (202) 606-5000, ext. 470.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The Corporation is particularly interested in comments which:
- Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Corporation, including whether the information will have practical utility;
- 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;
- Enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and
- Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who Start Printed Page 26189are 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.
The Application for Outreach to Individuals with a Disability provides the background, requirements, and instructions that potential applicants need to complete an application to the Corporation for funds to provide outreach and help increase the participation of individuals with a disability in national service.
The Corporation seeks public comment on the forms, the instructions for the forms, and the instructions for the narrative portion of these application guidelines. This is a new application form.
Type of Review: New Collection. Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service.
Title: Application for Outreach to Individuals with a Disability.
OMB Number: None.
Agency Number: None.
Affected Public: Corporation-approved state commissions on national and community service, state education agencies, national nonprofit organizations with expertise in disability issues, tribal or territorial governments, and public or private nonprofit organizations.
Total Respondents: 25.
Average Time Per Response: Ten (10) hours.
Estimated Total Burden Hours: 250 hours.
Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): None.
Total Burden Cost (operating/maintenance): None.
Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval of the information collection request; they will also become a matter of public record.Start Signature
Dated: May 2, 2000.
Coordinator, National Service Programs, Corporation for National and Community Service.
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