Title: TANF High Performance Bonus Report, Assessment of Medicaid and SCHIP Enrollment.
OMB No.: 0992-0007.
Description: Pub. L. 104-93, the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), established the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Program. It also included provisions for rewarding States that attain the highest levels of success in achieving the legislative goals of that program. The purpose of this collection, which is a proposed extension without change of a collection currently in use, is to obtain data upon which to base the computation for measuring State performance in meeting those goals by providing Medicaid and State Children's Health Insurance (SCHIP), Program work supports. HHS will use the information to allocate the Medicaid/SCHIP program portion of the bonus grant funds appropriated under the law and implemented by 45 CFR part 270 published on August 30, 2000. States will not be required to submit this information unless they elect to compete on a Medicaid/SCHIP measure for the TANF High Performance Bonus awards in any Federal year for which Congress authorizes and appropriates bonus funds.
Respondents: Respondents may include any of the 50 States, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Territories of Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.
|Instrument||Number of respondents||Number of responses per respondent||Average burden hours per response||Total burden hours|
|TANF High Performance Bonus Report, Assessment of Medicaid and SCHIP Enrollment Among Individuals After Leaving TANF Assistance||54||4||20||4,320|
Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 4,320.
Additional Information: Copies of the proposed collection may be obtained by writing to The Administration for Children and Families, Office of Information Services, 370 L'Enfant Promenade, SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. E-mail address: email@example.com.
OMB Comment: OMB is required to make a decision concerning the collection of information between 30 and 60 days after publication of this document in the Federal Register. Therefore, a comment is best assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent directly to the following: Office of Management and Budget, Paperwork Reduction Project, Attn: Desk Officer for ACF, E-mail address: Katherine_T._Astrich@omb.eop.gov.Start Signature
Dated: January 18, 2005.
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 05-1301 Filed 1-24-05; 8:45 am]
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