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 February 16, 2012.
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. 2900-0074” in any correspondence.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Denise McLamb, Enterprise Records Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 632-7479, FAX (202) 273-0487 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please refer to “OMB Control No. 2900-0074.”
Title: Request for Change of Program or Place of Training, VA Form 22-1995.
OMB Control Number: 2900-0074.
Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
Abstract: Claimants receiving educational benefits complete VA Form 22-1995 to request a change in program or training establishment. VA uses the data collected to determine the claimant's eligibility for continued educational benefits.
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 November 1, 2011, at pages 67558-67559.
Affected Public: Individuals or households.
Estimated Annual Burden
a. Electronically—8,709 hours.
b. Paper Copy—27,095 hours.
Estimated Average Burden per Respondent
a. Electronically—15 minutes.
b. Paper Copy—20 minutes.
Frequency of Response: On occasion.
Estimated Number of Respondents
b. Paper Copy—81,284.
Dated: January 11, 2012.
By direction of the Secretary.
Program Analyst, Enterprise Records Service.
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