Title: Application Requirements for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Model Plan.
OMB No.: 0970-0075.
Description: The LIHEAP statute requires that States, including the District of Columbia, Tribes, tribal organizations and territories applying for LIHEAP block grant funds must submit an annual application (Model Plan) that meets the LIHEAP statutory and regulatory requirements prior to receiving Federal funds. The 1994 reauthorization of the LIHEAP statute, the Human Service Amendments of 1994 (Pub. L. 103-252), requires that an annual application be submitted. A detailed application must be submitted every 3 years. Abbreviated applications may be submitted in alternate years. There have been minor changes in the Model Plan for clarity. There have been no substantive changes.
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|
|Detailed Model Plan||65||1||3||65|
|Abbreviated Model Plan||115||1||.33||38|
|Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours:||103|
Additional Information: Copies of the proposed collection may be obtained 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.
OMB Comment: OMB is required to make a decision concerning the collection of information between 30 and 60 days after publication of this document in the Federal Register. Therefore, a comment is best assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent directly to the following : Office of Management and Budget, Paperwork Reduction Project, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503, Attn: Desk Officer for ACF.Start Signature
Dated: November 27, 2001.
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 01-29993 Filed 12-3-01; 8:45 am]
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