Publication Date: January 31, 2011
Posted Date: January 31, 2011
Subject: Federal Perkins Loan Program and General Provision Regulations.
FR Type: Notice
[Federal Register: January 31, 2011 (Volume 76, Number 20)] [Notices] [Page 5354-5355] From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov] [DOCID:fr31ja11-50] ============================================ ----------------------------------------------------------------------- DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Notice of Submission for OMB Review AGENCY: Department of Education. ACTION: Comment request. ----------------------------------------------------------------------- SUMMARY: The Director, Information Collection Clearance Division, Regulatory Information Management Services, Office of Management invites comments on the submission for OMB review as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13). DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before March 2, 2011. ADDRESSES: 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, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503, be faxed to (202) 395- 5806 or e-mailed to email@example.com with a cc: to ICDocketMgr@ed.gov. Please note that written comments received in response to this notice will be considered public records. 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. The OMB is particularly interested in comments which: (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, 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. Dated: January 25, 2011. Darrin A. King, Director, Information Collection Clearance Division, Regulatory Information Management Services, Office of Management. Federal Student Aid Type of Review: Revision. Title of Collection: Federal Perkins Loan Program and General Provision Regulations. OMB Control Number: 1845-0019. Agency Form Number(s): N/A. Frequency of Responses: On Occasion. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit; Not-for-profit institutions; State, Local, or Tribal Government, State Education Agencies or Local Education Agencies. Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 1,930. Total Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 133,520. Abstract: Under the Federal Perkins Loan Program regulations, the information collected, recorded, and/or disclosed will continue to be used as necessary to provide for the making and servicing of Perkins Loans. If the Department did not require the collection, recordation, and/or disclosure of information as specified in the Perkins regulations, the processing of Perkins Loans would not be possible. Requests for copies of the information collection submission for OMB review may be accessed from the RegInfo.gov [[Page 5355]] Web site at http://www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain or from the Department's Web site at http://edicsweb.ed.gov, by selecting the ``Browse Pending Collections'' link and by clicking on link number 4455. 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., LBJ, Washington, DC 20202-4537. Requests may also be electronically mailed to the Internet address ICDocketMgr@ed.gov or faxed to 202-401- 0920. Please specify the complete title of the information collection and OMB Control Number when making your request. 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. 2011-1972 Filed 1-28-11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000-01-P