Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs.
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C., 3501 et seq.), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, has submitted the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument.
Comments must be submitted on or before September 25, 2002.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION OR A COPY OF THE SUBMISSION CONTACT:
Denise McLamb, Records Management Service (005E3), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20420, (202) 273-8030, FAX (202) 273-5981 or e-mail: email@example.com. Please refer to “OMB Control No. 2900-NEW.”End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Title: Suspension of Monthly Check, VA Form 29-0759.
OMB Control Number: 2900-NEW.
Type of Review: New collection.
Abstract: When funds are returned to VA from the Department of the Treasury due to a beneficiary's check not being cashed within one year from the issued date, VA Form 29-0759 is used to inform the beneficiary that his or her monthly insurance checks have been suspended. The form will also be used to obtain the beneficiary's current address or if desired, a banking institution for direct deposit for monthly checks.
An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published on June 3, 2002, at page 38320.
Affected Public: Individuals or households.
Estimated Annual Burden: 200 hours.
Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 10 minutes.
Frequency of Response: On occasion. Start Printed Page 54845
Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,200.
Send comments and recommendations concerning any aspect of the information collection to VA's OMB Desk Officer, OMB Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503 (202) 395-7316. Please refer to “OMB Control No. 2900-NEW” in any correspondence.Start Signature
Dated: August 15, 2002.
By direction of the Secretary.
Acting Director, Records Management Service.
[FR Doc. 02-21646 Filed 8-23-02; 8:45 am]
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