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, will submit 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 January 9, 2008.
Submit written comments on the collection of information through www.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. 2900-0404” in any correspondenceStart 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) 273-0443 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Please refer to “OMB Control No. 2900-0404.”End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Title: Veteran's Application for Increased Compensation Based on Unemployability, VA Form 21-8940.
OMB Control Number: 2900-0404.
Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
Abstract: VA Form 21-8940 is used by veterans to file a claim for increased disability compensation based on unemployability. Claimants are required to provide current medical, educational, and occupational history in order for VA to determine whether he or she is unable to secure or follow a substantially gainful employment due to service-connected disabilities.
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 27, 2007, at pages 54980-54981.
Affected Public: Individuals or households.
Estimated Annual Burden: 18,000 hours.
Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 45 minutes.
Frequency of Response: One-time.
Estimated Number of Respondents: 24,000.Start Signature
Dated: December 5, 2007.
By direction of the Secretary.
Program Analyst, Records Management Service.
[FR Doc. E7-23872 Filed 12-7-07; 8:45 am]
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