The Department of Defense has submitted to OMB for clearance, the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35).
Consideration will be given to all comments received by March 19, 2003.
Title, Form Number, and OMB Number: Disposition of Remains—Reimbursable Basis Request for Payment of Funeral and/or Interment Expenses; DD Forms 2065 and 1375; OMB Number 0704-0030.
Type of Request: Reinstatement.
Number of Respondents: 2,450.
Responses per Respondent: 1.
Annual Responses: 2,450.
Average Burden Per Response: DD 2065 = 20 minutes (average); DD 1375 = 10 minutes (average).
Annual Burden Hours: 425 hours.
Needs and Uses: The DD Form 2065 records disposition instructions and costs for preparation and final disposition of remains. DD Form 1375 provides next-of-kin with an instrument to apply for reimbursement of funeral/interment expenses. This information is used to adjudicate claims for reimbursement of these expenses.
Affected Public: Individuals or Households.
Frequency: On Occasion.
Respondents Obligation: Required to obtain or retain benefits.
OMB Desk Officer: Ms. Jacqueline Zeiher.
Written comments and recommendations on the proposed information collection should be sent to Ms. Zeiher at the Office of Management and Budget, Desk Officer for DoD, Room 10236, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503.
DOD Clearance Officer: Mr. Robert Cushing.
Written requests for copies of the information collection proposals should Start Printed Page 18961be sent to Mr. Cushing, WHS/DIOR, 1215 Jefferson Davis Highway, Suite 1204, Arlington, VA 22202-4302.Start Signature
Dated: April 10, 2003.
Patricia L. Toppings,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
[FR Doc. 03-9457 Filed 4-16-03; 8:45 am]
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