The Department of Labor (DOL) has submitted the following public information collection request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35). A copy of this ICR, with applicable supporting documentation, may be obtained by calling the Department of Labor. To obtain documentation contact Darrin King on (202) 693-4129 or E-Mail: King.Darrin@dol.gov.
Comments should be sent to Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attn: OMB Desk Officer for ETA, Office of Management and Budget, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503 ((202) 395-7316), within 30 days from the date of this publication in the Federal Register.
The OMB is particularly interested in comments which:
- 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;
- Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used;
- Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and
- 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.
Agency: Employment and Training Administration (ETA).
Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.Start Printed Page 17830
Title: Title XII Advances and Voluntary Repayments.
OMB Number: 1205-0199.
Affected Public: State, local, or tribal government.
Type of Response: Reporting.
Frequency: On occasion.
Number of Respondents: 8.
Annual Responses: 80.
Average Time per Response: 1 hour.
Total Annual Burden Hours: 80.
Total Annualized Capital/Startup Costs: $0.
Total Annual Costs (operating/maintaining systems or purchasing services): $0.
Description: Section 1202(a) of the Social Security Act provides that the Governor of any State may at any time request that funds be transferred from the account of such State to the Federal Unemployment Account in repayment of part or all of the balance of advances made to such State under section 1201. This ICR seeks approval to continue the process of requesting and repaying advances through correspondence from Governors to the Secretary of Labor.Start Signature
Darrin A. King,
Acting Departmental Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 03-8904 Filed 4-10-03; 8:45 am]
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