Office of the Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner, HUD.
The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.
Comment Due Date: May 21, 2002.
Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: Wayne Eddins, Reports Management Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., L'Enfant Plaza Building, Room 8001, Washington, DC 20410.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Lester J. West, Director, Financial Operations Center, Department of Housing and Urban Development, telephone (518) 464-4200 extension 4206 (this is not a toll free number) for copies of the proposed forms and other available information.Start Printed Page 13350End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The Department is submitting the proposed information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended).
This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses.
This Notice also lists the following information:
Title of Proposal: Financial Statement.
OMB Control Number, if applicable: 2502-0098.
Description of the need for the information and proposed use: This form is used by HUD to obtain information about a debtor's ability to pay the debt in full, pay in installments, and/or compromise the debt. Failure to collect this information would result in uneducated decisions in respect to the handling of the debtor's account.
Agency form numbers, if applicable: HUD 56142.
Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of respondents, frequency of response, and hours of response: The total number of annual hours needed to prepare the information is 800; the number of respondents is estimated to be 800; the frequency of the response is once per respondent; and the estimated time per response is one hour.
Status of the proposed information collection: Extension of a previously approved collection.Start Signature
Dated: March 13, 2002.
John C. Weicher,
Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner.
[FR Doc. 02-6889 Filed 3-21-02; 8:45 am]
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