[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 46 (Wednesday, March 9, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Pages 12998-12999]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-5314]


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PEACE CORPS


Proposed Information Collection Renewals

AGENCY: Peace Corps.

ACTION: Submission for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) review; 
comment request.

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SUMMARY: The Peace Corps has submitted the following two (2) 
information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for 
extension under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. 
This notice invites the public to comment on the renewal of three 
information collections: Peace Corps Week Brochure (OMB 0420-0529); 
Peace Corps Career Information Consultation (CIC) Waiver Form (OMB 
Control No. 0420-0531); and, Peace Corps Response Application Form (OMB 
Control No. 0420-0533). Peace Corps invites comments on whether the 
proposed collection of information is necessary for proper performance 
of the functions of the Peace Corps, including whether the information 
will have practical use; the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed collection of information, including the 
validity of the information to be collected; and, ways to minimize the 
burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, 
including through the use of automated collection techniques, when 
appropriate, and other forms of information technology.

DATES: Comments regarding this collection must be received on or before 
April 8, 2011.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding 
this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name/or OMB 
approval number and should be sent via e-mail to: oira_submission@omb.eop.gov or fax to: 202-395-3086. Attention: Desk Officer 
for Peace Corps.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Denora Miller, FOIA Officer, Peace 
Corps, 1111 20th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20526, (202) 692-1236, or 
e-mail at pcfr@peacecorps.gov. Copies of available documents submitted 
to OMB may be obtained from Denora Miller.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Proposal to renew the following three (3) 
information collections currently approved collection of information:
    1. Title: Peace Corps Week Brochure.
    OMB Control Number: 0420-0529.
    Type of Review: Extension, without change, of a currently approved 
information collection.
    Respondents: Returned Peace Corps Volunteers and parents of 
currently serving Peace Corps Volunteers.
    Respondents Obligation to Reply: Voluntary.
    Burden to the Public:
    a. Estimated total annual reporting burden: 500 hours.
    b. Estimated average burden response: 3 minutes.
    c. Frequency of response: Once.
    d. Estimated number of likely respondents: 10,000.
    e. Estimated cost to respondents: $0.00.
    General description of collection: This collection allows the 
Returned Volunteer Services Office to identify and provide support for 
interested people, promote these activities in local communities, and 
maintain address databases for future contact.
    2. Title: Career Information Consultation (CIC) Waiver Form.
    OMB Control Number: 0420-0531.
    Type of Review: Regular--extension, without change, currently 
approved collection.
    Respondents: Returned Peace Corps Volunteers and professionals in 
specific career fields.
    Respondents Obligation to Reply: Voluntary.
    Burden to the Public:
    a. Total annual reporting burden: 208 hours.
    b. Estimated average burden response: 5 minutes.
    c. Frequency of response: Annually.
    d. Estimated number of likely respondents: 2500.
    General description of collection: Returned Volunteer Services 
needs this information to update contact information for individuals 
who volunteer to share information about their career field, their past 
or current

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employer(s), and their career and educational paths with current and 
returned Peace Corps Volunteers. These individuals voluntarily provide 
this information in assisting with employment re-entry for Returned 
Peace Corps Volunteers. This is a service outreach part of 
transitioning from the Peace Corps to the business world. The 
individuals who provide the information are offering to assist, mentor 
or network for jobs.
    3. OMB Control Number: 0420-0533.
    Old Title: Peace Corps Crisis Corps Application Form.
    New Title: Peace Corps Response Application Form.
    Type of Review: Extension, with change, of a currently approved 
information collection. A section was added to address specific 
qualifications for which the applicant is applying:
    ``Please explain how your skills and experience will lead to the 
overall success of this project.''
    Respondents Obligation to Reply: Voluntary.
    Burden to the Public:
    a. Estimated annual number of respondents: 1000.
    b. Estimated average time to respond: 7 minutes.
    c. Estimated total annual burden hours: 117 hours.
    d. Frequency of response: One time.
    e. Estimated cost to respondents: $0.00.
    General description of collection: Returned Volunteer Services 
needs this information to update contact information for individuals 
who volunteer to share information about their career field, their past 
or current employer(s), and their career and educational paths with 
current and returned Peace Corps Volunteers. These individuals 
voluntarily provide this information in assisting with employment re-
entry for Returned Peace Corps Volunteers. This is a service outreach 
part of transitioning from the Peace Corps to the business world. The 
individuals who provide the information are offering to assist, mentor 
or network for jobs.

    Dated: March 3, 2011.
Earl W. Yates,
Associate Director for Management.
[FR Doc. 2011-5314 Filed 3-8-11; 8:45 am]
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