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Agency Information Collection Activities; Extension, Without Change, of a Currently Approved Collection: Standards To Prevent, Detect, and Respond to Sexual Abuse and Assault in Confinement Facilities

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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Department of Homeland Security.


60-Day notice.


In accordance with the Paperwork Reductions Act (PRA) of 1995 the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) will submit the following Information Collection Request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance.


Comments are encouraged and will be accepted until July 13, 2020.


All submissions received must include the OMB Control Number 1653-0051 in the body of the letter, the agency name and Docket ID ICEB-2012-0003. All comments received will be posted without change to, including any personal information provided. To avoid duplicate submissions, please use only one of the following methods to submit comments:

(1) Online. Submit comments via the Federal eRulemaking Portal website at under e-Docket ID number ICEB-2012-0003;

(2) Mail: Submit written comments to DHS, ICE, Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO), PRA Clearance, Washington, DC 20536-5800.

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For specific questions related to collection activities, please contact Patricia Reiser (610.587.9123),, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

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Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information should address one or more of the following four points:

(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 agencies estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used;

(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, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses.

Overview of This Information Collection

(1) Type of Information Collection: Extension, Without Change, of a Currently Approved Collection.

(2) Title of the Form/Collection: Standards to Prevent, Detect, and Respond to Sexual Abuse and Assault in Confinement Facilities

(4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals or households. DHS is setting standards for the prevention, detection, and response to sexual abuse in its confinement facilities. For DHS facilities and as incorporated in DHS contracts, these standards require covered facilities to retain and report to the agency certain specified information relating to sexual abuse prevention planning, responsive planning, education and training, and investigations, as well as to collect, retain, and report to the agency certain specified information relating to allegations of sexual abuse within the covered facility.

(5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: 1,386,177 responses at 6 minutes (.1 hours) per response.Start Printed Page 28972

(6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: 120,082 annual burden hours.

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Dated: May 8, 2020.

Scott Elmore,

PRA Clearance Officer.

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[FR Doc. 2020-10305 Filed 5-13-20; 8:45 am]