Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD.
HUD has submitted the proposed information collection requirement described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act. The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days of public comment.
Comments Due Date: May 29, 2014.
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: HUD Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; fax: 202-395-5806. Email: OIRA_Submission@omb.eop.gov.
Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Colette Pollard, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Washington, DC 20410; email Colette Pollard at Colette.Pollard@hud.gov or telephone 202-402-3400. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. This is not a toll-free number. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Pollard.
End Further Info
Start Supplemental Information
This notice informs the public that HUD has submitted to OMB a request for approval of the information collection described in Section A.Start Printed Page 24000
The Federal Register notice that solicited public comment on the information collection for a period of 60 days was published on February 26, 2014.
A. Overview of Information Collection
Title of Information Collection: Promise Zones.
OMB Approval Number: 2577-0279.
Type of Request: Revision of a currently approved collection.
Form Number: Pending Assignment.
Description of the need for the information and proposed use: Under the Promise Zones initiative, the federal government will invest and partner with high-poverty urban, rural, and tribal communities to create jobs, increase economic activity, improve educational opportunities, leverage private investment, and reduce violent crime. Additional information about the Promise Zones initiative can be found at www.hud.gov/promisezones, and questions can be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org. This notice estimates burden for applying for the designation.
Respondents (i.e. affected public): Local or Tribal Governments.
|Information collection||Number of respondents||Frequency of response||Responses per annum||Burden hour per
hours||Hourly cost per
|Optional Notification of Intent to Apply||300||1||1||1||300||$40||$12,000|
|Qualifying Criteria/Need Narrative||300||1||1||3||900||40||36,000|
|Local leadership support—Documentation||300||1||1||4||1200||40||48,000|
|Strategy—Community Assets and Neighborhood Position, Mapping||300||1||1||6||1800||40||72,000|
|Strategy—Narrative and Template||300||1||1||10||3000||40||120,000|
|Strategy—Sustainability and financial feasibility||300||1||1||5||1500||40||60,000|
|Capacity—Partner Organization Chart||300||1||1||3||900||40||36,000|
|Capacity—Partnership commitments documentation||300||1||1||10||3000||40||120,000|
B. Solicitation of Public Comment
This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected parties concerning the collection of information described in Section A on the following:
(1) 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) The accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information;
(3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and
(4) Ways to 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.
HUD encourages interested parties to submit comment in response to these questions.
End Supplemental Information
Dated: April 23, 2014.
Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. 2014-09720 Filed 4-28-14; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4210-67-P