Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing, HUD.
The proposed information collection requirement described below has been 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.
HUD is requesting extension of OMB approval for the application for grant funds disbursement through the LOCCS Voice Response System.
Comments Due Date: April 2, 2007.
Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Approval Number (2577-0166) and should be sent to: Aneita Waites, Reports Liaison Officer, Public and Indian Housing, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., Room 4116, Washington, DC 20410-5000.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Aneita Waites, Reports Liaison Officer, Public and Indian Housing, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., Room 4116, Washington, DC 20410-5000; e-mail Aneita_L._Waites@HUD.gov; telephone (202) 402-4114. This is not a toll-free number. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Waites and at HUD's Web site at http://www5.hud.gov:63001/po/i/icbts/collectionsearch.cfm.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
This Notice informs the public that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will be 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 affecting agencies concerning the proposed collection of information to: (1) 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; (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 through 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: LOCCS Voice Response System Payment Vouchers for Public and Indian Housing Programs.
OMB Approval Number: 2577-0166.
Form Numbers: HUD-50080 series.
Description of the Need for the Information and its Proposed Use
Grant recipients use the applicable payment information to request funds from HUD through the LOCCS/VRS voice activated system. The information collected on the payment voucher will also be used as an internal control measure to ensure the lawful and appropriate disbursement of Federal funds as well as provide a service to program recipients.
Frequency of Submission: On occasion.
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Total Estimated Burden Hours: 17,117.
Status: Request for extension of an existing information collection.Start Signature
Dated: February 16, 2007.
Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Policy, Program and Legislative Initiatives.
[FR Doc. E7-3610 Filed 2-28-07; 8:45 am]
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