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Summary: Federal Perkins Loan Program Regulations

Publication Date: October 24, 2007

Page Numbers: 60324-60325

Summary: Federal Perkins Loan Program Regulations

Posted on 10-24-2007

[Federal Register: October 24, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 205)]


[Page 60324-60325]

From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access []




Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: Department of Education.

SUMMARY: The IC Clearance Official, Regulatory Information Management

Services, Office of Management invites comments on the submission for

OMB review as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.

DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before

November 23, 2007.

DDRESSES: Written comments should be addressed to the Office of

Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: Education Desk Officer,

Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., Room 10222,

Washington, DC 20503. Commenters are encouraged to submit responses

lectronically by e-mail to or via fax to

(202) 395-6974. Commenters should include the following subject line in

their response ``Comment: [insert OMB number], [insert abbreviated

collection name, e.g., ``Upward Bound Evaluation'']. Persons submitting

comments electronically should not submit paper copies.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 3506 of the Paperwork Reduction Act

of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35) requires that the Office of Management

and Budget (OMB) provide interested Federal agencies and the public an

early opportunity to comment on information collection requests. OMB

may amend or waive the requirement for public consultation to the

extent that public participation in the approval process would defeat

the purpose of the information collection, violate State or Federal

law, or substantially interfere with any agency's ability to perform

its statutory obligations. The IC Clearance Official, Regulatory

Information Management Services, Office of Management, publishes that

notice containing proposed information collection requests prior to

submission of these requests to OMB. Each proposed information

collection, grouped by office, contains the following: (1) Type of

eview requested, e.g., new, revision, extension, existing or

reinstatement; (2) Title; (3) Summary of the collection; (4)

Description of the need for, and proposed use of, the information; (5)

Respondents and frequency of collection; and (6) Reporting and/or

Recordkeeping burden. OMB invites public comment.

Dated: October 18, 2007.

Angela C. Arrington, IC Clearance Official, Regulatory Information Management Services,

Office of Management.

Federal Student Aid

Type of Review: Revision.

Title: Federal Perkins Loan Program Regulations.

Frequency: On Occasion; Annually.

Affected Public: Individuals or household; Businesses or other for-

profit; Not-for-profit institutions; State, Local, or Tribal Gov't,

SEAs or LEAs.

Reporting and Recordkeeping Hour Burden:

Responses: 13,130,208.

Burden Hours: 247,088.

Abstract: Eligible and participating institutions of higher

education make Perkins loans to eligible borrowers. Information is

necessary to make determinations regarding program compliance with the

implementing regulations.

Requests for copies of the information collection submission for

OMB review may be accessed from, by selecting the ``Browse

ending Collections'' link and by clicking on link number 3448. When

you access the information collection, click on ``Download

Attachments'' to view. Written requests for information should be

addressed to U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW.,

Potomac Center, 9th Floor, Washington, DC 20202-4700. Requests may also

be electronically mailed to or faxed to 202-245-

6623. Please specify the complete title of the information collection

when making your request.

Comments regarding burden and/or the collection activity

requirements should be electronically mailed to

Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may

call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339.

[FR Doc. E7-20959 Filed 10-23-07; 8:45 am]


Last Modified: 10/24/2007