Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs.
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), 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 December 14, 2007.
Submit written comments on the collection of information through Start Printed Page 64113www.Regulations.gov or to VA's OMB Desk 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. 2900-0045” in any correspondence.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Denise McLamb, Records Management Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461-7485, FAX (202) 461-0443 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Please refer to “OMB Control No. 2900-0045.”End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Title: VA Request for Determination of Reasonable Value VA Form 26-1805 and 26-1805-1.
OMB Control Number: 2900-0045.
Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
Abstract: VA Forms 26-1805 and 26-1805-1 are used to identify properties to be appraised and to make assignments to an appraiser. VA home loans cannot be guaranteed or made unless the nature and conditions of the property is suitable for dwelling purposes is determined; the loan amount to be paid by the veteran for such property for the cost of construction, repairs, or alterations does not exceed the reasonable value; or if the loan is for repair, alteration, or improvements of property, the work substantially protects or improves the basic livability of the property. VA or the lender's participating in the lender appraisal processing program issues a notice of values to notify the veteran and requester of the determination of reasonable value and any conditional requirements.
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 September 6, 2007, at page 51304.
Affected Public: Individuals or households.
Estimated Annual Burden: 60,000 hours.
Estimated Average Burden Per Respondent: 12 minutes.
Frequency of Response: On occasion.
Estimated Number of Respondents: 300,000.Start Signature
Dated: November 6, 2007.
By direction of the Secretary:
Program Analyst, Records Management Service.
[FR Doc. E7-22211 Filed 11-13-07; 8:45 am]
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