[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 136 (Tuesday, July 15, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 40538-40539]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-16164]


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CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE


Proposed Information Collection; Submission for OMB Review; 
Comment Request

AGENCY: Corporation for National and Community Service.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Corporation for National and Community Service 
(hereinafter the ``Corporation''), has submitted a public information 
collection request (ICR) entitled Learn and Serve America Application 
Instructions to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review 
and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 
(Pub. L. 104-13), (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). A copy of the ICR, with 
applicable supporting documentation, may be obtained by calling the 
Corporation for National and Community Service, Cara Patrick, 202-606-
6905 (cpatrick@cns.gov). Individuals who use a telecommunications 
device for the deaf (TTY-TDD) may call (202) 565-2799 between 8:30 a.m. 
and 5 p.m. Eastern time, Monday through Friday.

ADDRESSES: Comments may be submitted, identified by the title of the 
information collection activity, to the Office of information and 
Regulatory Affairs, Attn: Ms. Katherine Astrich,

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OMB Desk Office for the Corporation for National and community Service, 
by any of the following two methods within 30 days from the date of 
publication in this Federal Register .
    (1) By fax to: (202) 395-6974, Attention: Ms. Katherine Astrich, 
OMB Desk Officer for the Corporation for National and Community 
Service; and
    (2) Electronically by e-mail to: Katherine_T._Astrich@omb.eop.gov 
.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The OMB is particularly interested in 
comments which:
     Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the 
Corporation, including whether the information will have practical 
utility;
     Evaluate the accuracy of the Corporation's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed collection of information, including the 
validity of the methodology and assumptions used;
     Propose ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity 
of the information to be collected; and
     Propose ways to minimize the burden of the collection of 
information on those who are to respond, including the use of 
appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological 
collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., 
permitting electronic submissions of responses.

Comments

    A 60-day public comment Notice was published in the Federal 
Register on April 2, 2008. This comment period ended on June 2, 2008. 
No comments were received.
    Description: The Corporation is seeking approval for the renewal of 
the Learn and Serve America Application Instructions used for grant 
competitions and continuation funding requests. The application is 
completed electronically using eGrants, the Corporation's web-based 
grants management system. Applicants respond to the questions included 
in these instructions in order to apply for funding through Learn and 
Serve America competitions.
    Type of Review: Renewal.
    Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service.
    Title: Learn and Serve America Application Instructions.
    OMB Number: 3045-0045 for Learn and Serve America School and 
Community-Based Application Instructions and 3045-0046 for Learn and 
Serve America Higher Education Instructions.
    Affected Public: Current/prospective recipients of Learn and Serve 
America funding.
    Total Respondents: 900.
    Frequency: Annually, depending upon the availability of 
appropriations.
    Average Time Per Response: Averages 8 hours.
    Estimated Total Burden Hours: 7,200 hours.
    Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): None.
    Total Burden Cost (operating/maintenance): None.

    Dated: July 9, 2008.
Amy Cohen,
Director, Learn and Serve America.
[FR Doc. E8-16164 Filed 7-14-08; 8:45 am]
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