U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has submitted the following information collections to OMB for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13. Comments regarding this information collection are best assured of having their full effect if received within 30 days of this notification. Comments should be addressed to: Desk Officer for USAID, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget (OMB), Washington, DC 20503. Copies of submission may be obtained by calling (202) 712-1365.End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
OMB Number: OMB 0412-0520.
Form Number: AID 1420-17.
Title: Contractor Employee Biographical Data Sheet.
Type of Submission: Renewal of Information Collection.
Purpose: USAID is authorized to make contracts with any corporation, international organization, or other body of persons in or outside of the United States in furtherance of the purposes and within limitations of the Foreign Assistance Act (FAA). The information collections requirements placed on the public are published in 48 CFR chapter 7, and include such items as the contractor Employee Biographical Data sheet and Performance and Progress Reports (AIDAR 752.7026). These are all USAID unique procurement requirements. The pre-award requirements are based on a need for prudent management in the determination that an offeror either has or can obtain the ability to competently manage development assistance programs utilizing public funds. The requirements for information collection requirements during the post-award period are based on the need to administer public funds prudently.
Annual Reporting Burden
Total annual responses: 51,605.
Total annual hours requested: 73,855 hours.Start Signature
Dated: July 13, 2001.
Chief, Information and Records Division, Office of Administrative Services, Bureau for Management.
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