[Federal Register Volume 63, Number 141 (Thursday, July 23, 1998)]
[Page 39585]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 98-19574]



Health Care Financing Administration

Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB 
Review; Comment Request

    In compliance with the requirement of section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Health Care Financing 
Administration (HCFA), Department of Health and Human Services, has 
submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) the following 
proposal for the collection of information. Interested persons are 
invited to send comments regarding the burden estimate or any other 
aspect of this collection of information, including any of the 
following subjects: (1) the necessity and utility of the proposed 
information collection for the proper performance of the agency's 
functions; (2) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (3) ways to 
enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and (4) the use of automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology to minimize the information collection 
    Type of Information Collection Request: New Collection; Title of 
Information Collection: Data Use Agreement Information Collection 
Requirements, model agreement, and Supporting regulations; Form No.: 
HCFA-R-235; Use: The agreement addresses the conditions under which 
HCFA will disclose and the User will maintain HCFA data that are 
protected by the Privacy Act of 1974, 552a. Frequency: On occasion; 
Affected Public: Business of other for-profit, not-for-profit 
institutions; Number of Respondents: 1,500; Total Annual Responses: 
1,500; Total Annual Hours: 750.
    To obtain copies of the supporting statement for the proposed 
paperwork collections referenced above, E-mail your request, including 
your address and phone number, to P[email protected], or call the 
Reports Clearance Office on (410) 786-1326. Written comments and 
recommendations for the proposed information collections must be mailed 
within 30 days of this notice directly to the OMB Desk Officer 
designated at the following address: OMB Human Resources and Housing 
Branch, Attention: Allison Eydt, New Executive Office Building, Room 
10235, Washington, D.C. 20503.

    Dated: July 14, 1998.
John P. Burke III,
HCFA Reports Clearance Officer, HCFA, Office of Information Services, 
Security and Standards Group, Division of HCFA Enterprise Standards.
[FR Doc. 98-19574 Filed 7-22-98; 8:45 am]