Title: Annual Statistical Report on Children in Foster Homes and Children in Families Receiving Payments in Excess of the Poverty Income Level from a State Program Funded Under Part A of Title IV of the Social Security Act.
OMB No.: 0970-0040.
Description: This information is collected to meet the statutory requirements of section 1124 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (as amended by PL 103-382). It is collected by DHHS from State public welfare agencies and turned over to the Department of Education which uses it to arrive at the formula for allocating Title I grant funds to State and local elementary and secondary schools for the purpose of providing assistance to disadvantaged children.
Respondents: State, Local, or Tribal Governments.
Annual Burden Estimates:
|Instrument||Number of respondents||Number of responses per respondent||Average burden hours per response||Total burden hours|
|Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours||13,746|
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 Information Services, 370 L'Enfant Promenade, SW, Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. 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. Start Printed Page 51674Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted within 60 days of this publication.Start Signature
Dated: October 3, 2001.
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 01-25419 Filed 10-9-01; 8:45 am]
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