Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs.
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501-21), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, has submitted the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument.
Comments must be submitted on or before June 22, 2006.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Denise McLamb, Records Management Service (005G2), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 565-8374, FAX (202) 565-6950 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Please refer to “OMB Control No. 2900-0265.” Send comments and recommendations concerning any aspect of the information collection to VA's OMB Start Printed Page 29709Desk Officer, OMB Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503 (202) 395-7316. Please refer to “OMB Control No. 2900-0265” in any correspondence.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Title: Application for Counseling, VA Form 28-8832.
OMB Control Number: 2900-0265.
Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
Abstract: Claimants complete VA Form 28-8832 to apply for counseling services. VA provides personal counseling as well as counseling in training and career opportunities. VA uses the data collected to determine the claimant's eligibility for counseling.
An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published on February 24, 2006 at pages 9642-9643.
Affected Public: Individuals or households.
Estimated Annual Burden: 417 hours.
Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 5 minutes.
Frequency of Response: One-time.
Estimated Number of Respondents: 5,000.Start Signature
Dated: May 10, 2006.
By direction of the Secretary.
Program Analyst, Records Management Service.
[FR Doc. E6-7846 Filed 5-22-06; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 8320-01-P