Office of the Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner, HUD.
The proposed information collection requirement described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.
Comments Due Date: May 27, 2005.
Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: Wayne Eddins, Reports Management Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., L'Enfant Plaza Building, Room 8001, Washington, DC 20410 or Wayne_Eddins@hud.gov.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Beverly J. Miller, Director, Office of Asset Management, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Washington, DC 20410, telephone (202) 708-3730 (this is not a toll free number) for copies of the Start Printed Page 15638proposed forms and other available information.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The Department is submitting the proposed information collection to OMB for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35, as amended).
This Notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) Evaluate whether the proposed collection 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 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: Management Review of Multifamily Housing Projects.
OMB Control Number, if applicable: 2502-0178.
Description of the need for the information and proposed use: HUD staff, mortgagees, and Contract Administrators gather and record information during on-site reviews of project operations. The information gathered is used to evaluate the quality of management, determine causes of problems, and devise corrective actions to safeguard the Department's financial interests and ensure that tenants are provided with decent, safe, and sanitary housing. This information collection consolidates the information collection approved under OMB Control Number 2502-0259, Management Review Report for Unsubsidized Multifamily Housing Programs, which expires August 31, 2006.
Agency form numbers, if applicable: HUD-9834.
Estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the information, collection including number of respondents, frequency of response, and hours of response: The estimated total number of burden hours needed to prepare the information collection is 330,360; the number of respondents is 33,036 generating approximately 33,036 annual responses, the frequency of response is annually; and the estimated time to gather and prepare the necessary documents is 10 hours per submission.
Status of the proposed information collection: Currently approved.Start Signature
Dated: March 22, 2005.
Frank L. Davis,
General Deputy Assistant Secretary for Housing-Deputy Federal Housing Commissioner.
[FR Doc. 05-6062 Filed 3-25-05; 8:45 am]
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