60-Day Notice of information collection under review: Reinstatement, with change, of a previously approved collection for which approval has expired; regional community policing institute quarterly report.
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for “sixty days” until June 17, 2002. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
If you have comments especially on the estimated public burden or associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions or additional information, please contact Gretchen DePasquale, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, 1100 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20530.
Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points:
(1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information 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 agencies of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used;
(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 through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses.
Overview of this information collection:
(1) Type of Information Collection: Reinstatement, With Change, of a Previously Approved Collection for Which Approval has Expired
(2) Title of the Form/Collection: Regional Community Policing Institute Quarterly Report
(3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form Number: COPS 022/01. Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, Department of Justice
(4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: State, Local or Tribal Government. Other: None Abstract: This information collection requests information required to monitor the progress and use of funds by the Regional Community Policing Institutes through the one-year cooperative agreements to provide training and technical assistance to COPS grantees and other participants in the area of community-oriented policing.
(5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: There are 32 respondents. The amount of estimated time required for the average respondent to respond is 11.5 hours.
(6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: There are 1,472 hours associated with this information collection.
If additional information is required contact: Brenda E. Dyer, Department Deputy Clearance Officer, Information Management and Security Staff, Justice Management Division, Department of Justice, Patrick Henry Building, Suite 1600, 601 D Street NW., Washington, DC 20530.Start Signature
Dated: April 10, 2002.
Brenda E. Dyer,
Department Deputy Clearance Officer, Department of Justice.
[FR Doc. 02-9152 Filed 4-15-02; 8:45 am]
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