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.
Comments Due Date: October 4, 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:
William Spearmon, Director, Office of Housing Assistance and Grant Administration, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Washington, DC 20410, telephone (202) 708-3000 (this is not a toll free number) for copies of the proposed forms and other available information.End 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: Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities—Application Submission Requirement.
OMB Control Number, if applicable: 2502-0462.
Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The collection of this information is necessary to the Department to assist HUD in determining applicant eligibility, and the applicant's ability to develop housing for the disabled that is within statutory and program criteria. A thorough evaluation of an applicant's submission is necessary to protect the Government's financial interest and to mitigate any possibility of fraud, waste, and mismanagement of public funds.
Agency form numbers, if applicable: HUD-92016-CA, HUD-92043, HUD-50070, HUD-50071, HUD-2880, HUD-2991, HUD-2992, SF-424, and SF-LLL.Start Printed Page 50686
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 estimated total number of hours needed to prepare the information collection is 10,556, the number of respondents is 260 generating approximately 260 annual responses, the frequency of response is on occasion, and the estimated time needed to prepare the response varies from 20 minutes to 21 hours.
Status of the proposed information collection: Reinstatement, without change, of a previously approved collection for which approval has expired.Start Signature
Dated: July 24, 2002.
Sean G. Cassidy,
General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Housing-Deputy Federal Housing Commissioner.
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