Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs.
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 Start Printed Page 66712(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 December 2, 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: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please refer to “OMB Control No. 2900-0016.”
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. 2900-0016” in any correspondence.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Title: Claim for Disability Insurance Benefits, Government Life Insurance, VA Form 29-357.
OMB Control Number: 2900-0016.
Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
Abstract: VA Form 29-357 is used by policyholder to claim disability insurance on National Service Life Insurance and the United States Government Life Insurance policies. The information collected is used to determine the insured person's eligibility for disability insurance benefits.
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 August 23, 2002, at pages 54696-54697.
Affected Public: Individuals or households.
Estimated Annual Burden: 14,175 hours.
Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 1 hour and 45 minutes.
Frequency of Response: On occasion.
Estimated Number of Respondents: 8,100.Start Signature
Dated: October 22, 2002.
By direction of the Secretary.
Director, Records Management Service.
[FR Doc. 02-27780 Filed 10-31-02; 8:45 am]
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