The proposed information collection requirement described below will be 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.
Comments Due Date: November 16, 2012.
Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: Ashley L. Mack, Reports Liaison Officer, Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 8236, Washington, DC 20410; firstname.lastname@example.org.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Warren Friedman, Senior Advisor, Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control, Office of Departmental and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street SW., Washington, DC 20410; email Warren.Friedman@HUD.gov, telephone 202-402-7574; Fax 202-755-1000 (this is not a toll-free number) for other available information.
If you are a hearing- or speech-impaired person, you may reach the above telephone numbers through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Information Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339.
The Department will submit 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: Requirements for Notification of Lead-Based Paint Hazards in Federally-Owned Residential Properties and Housing Receiving Federal Assistance.
OMB Control Number, if Applicable: 2539-0009.
Description of the Need for the Information and Proposed Use: Requirements for notification of lead-based paint hazard in federally-owned residential properties and housing receiving Federal assistance, as codified in 24 CFR 35.
Agency Form Numbers, if Applicable: None.
Members of Affected Public: Business or other for-profit, not-for-profit institutions, State, local or tribal government.
Estimation of the Total Number of Hours Needed to Prepare the Information Collection including Number of Respondents, Frequency of Response, and Hours of Response: An estimation of the total numbers of hours needed to prepare the Information collection is 167,744, number of respondents is 63,637, frequency of response is “on occasion,” and the hours per response is 2.6 hours.
Status of the Proposed Information Collection: Extension of a currently approved collection.
Dated: September 10, 2012.
Jon L. Gant,
Director, Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control.
[FR Doc. 2012-22855 Filed 9-14-12; 8:45 am]
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