Office of the Chief Information Officer.
Notice of proposed information collection.
The proposed information collection requirement described below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for emergency review and approval, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.
Comments Due Date: November 27, 2002.
Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments must be received within seven (7) days from the date of this notice. Comments should refer to the proposal by name/or OMB approval number and should be sent to: Lauren Wittenberg, HUD Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; e-mail; Lauren_Wittenberg@omb.eop.gov; fax: 202-395-6974.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Wayne Eddins, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410; e-mail Wayne_Eddins@HUD.gov; telephone (202) 708-2374. This is not a toll-free number. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Mr. Eddins.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
This notice informs the public that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has submitted to OMB, for emergency processing, an information collection package with respect to Identifying the social, economic, demographic, and fiscal change occurring in American cities is an important part of HUD's mission. Empirical research on urban dynamics would provide an understanding of what factors are driving change and the impact of public policy on change.
This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affecting agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (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 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 through 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: Notice of Funding Availability for Research Studies on Homeownership and Affordable Lending.
Description of Information Collection: A notice of funding availability funding a study of homeownership and affordable lending will aid in the formulation of policies in support of the President's goal of increasing the number of minority homeowners.
OMB Control Number: Pending.
Agency Form Numbers: HUD 424, HUD 424 CB, HUD 424-B, HUD 424 CBW, SF LLL, HUD 2880 HUD 2993, HUD 2994.
Members of Affected Public: Not-for-profit institutions, State, local or Tribal government.
Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the information collection including number of respondents, frequency of responses, and hours of response: An estimation of the total number of hours needed to prepare the information collection is 1,750, number of respondents is 40, frequency of response is on occasion and quarterly, and the hours of response is 43.75.Start Signature
Dated: November 13, 2002.
Departmental Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. 02-29398 Filed 11-19-02; 8:45 am]
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