[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 23 (Monday, February 4, 2013)]
[Page 7765]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-02313]



Information Collection; Submission for OMB Review, Comment 

AGENCY: Corporation for National and Community Service.

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) has 
submitted a public information collection request (ICR) entitled the 
President's Volunteer Service Awards (PVSA), parts A, B, C, D, E and F 
for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act 
of 1995, Public Law 104-13, (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). Copies of this ICR, 
with applicable supporting documentation, may be obtained by calling 
the Corporation for National and Community Service, David Premo, at 
(202) 606-6717 or email to [email protected]. Individuals who use a 
telecommunications device for the deaf (TTY-TDD) may call 1-800-833-
3722 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through 

ADDRESSES: Comments may be submitted, identified by the title of the 
information collection activity, to the Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, Attn: Ms. Sharon Mar, OMB Desk Officer for the 
Corporation for National and Community Service, by any of the following 
two methods within 30 days from the date of publication in the Federal 
    (1) By fax to: (202) 395-6974, Attention: Ms. Sharon Mar, OMB Desk 
Officer for the Corporation for National and Community Service; and
    (2) Electronically by email to: [email protected].

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 CNCS, 
including whether the information will have practical utility;
     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;
     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 through 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.


    A 60-day public comment Notice was published in the Federal 
Register on
    October 19, 2012. This comment period ended December 21, 2012. One 
public comment was received. The commenter noticed the omission of 
clarifying information on one of the forms, which has been incorporated 
in the final forms. The commenter also suggested changing the personal 
identifying information we plan to collect. We responded that this 
information is necessary to confirm eligibility and identity.
    Description: CNCS is seeking approval of the President's Volunteer 
Service Awards (PVSA), parts A, B, C, D, E and F, which is used by 
certifying entities to verify, certify and order the President's 
Volunteer Service Awards.
    Type of Review: Renewal.
    Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service.
    Title: President's Volunteer Service Awards (PVSA), forms A, B, C, 
D, E and F.
    OMB Number: 3045-0086.
    Agency Number: None.
    Affected Public: General public.
    Total Respondents: 200,000.
    Frequency: On occasion.
    Average Time per Response: Averages 20 minutes.
    Estimated Total Burden Hours: 66,666.
    Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): None.
    Total Burden Cost (operating/maintenance): None.

    Dated: January 24, 2013.
Rhonda Taylor,
Senior Advisor for Public Engagement.
[FR Doc. 2013-02313 Filed 2-1-13; 8:45 am]