2020-06027. Submission for Review: 3206-0144, We Need the Social Security Number of the Person Named Below, RI 38-45  

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    Office of Personnel Management.


    60-Day notice and request for comments.


    The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request (ICR), We Need the Social Security Number of the Person Named Below, RI 38-45.


    Comments are encouraged and will be accepted until May 22, 2020.


    You may submit comments, identified by docket number and/or Regulatory Information Number (RIN) and title, by the following method:

    All submissions received must include the agency name and docket number or RIN for this document. The general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing at http://www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contact information.

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    A copy of this ICR with applicable supporting documentation, may be obtained by contacting the Retirement Services Publications Team, Office of Personnel Management, 1900 E Street NW, Room 3316-L, Washington, DC 20415, Attention: Cyrus S. Benson, or sent by email to Cyrus.Benson@opm.gov or faxed to (202) 606-0910 or reached via telephone at (202) 606-4808.

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    As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35) as amended by the Clinger-Cohen Act (Pub. L. 104-106), OPM is soliciting comments for this collection (OMB No. 3206-0144). The Office of Management and Budget is particularly interested in comments that:

    1. Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of functions of OPM, including whether the information will have practical utility;

    2. Evaluate the accuracy of OPM'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, e.g., permitting electronic submissions of responses.

    RI 38-45 is used by the Civil Service Retirement System and the Federal Employees Retirement System to identify the records of individuals with similar or the same names. It is also needed to report payments to the Internal Revenue Service.


    Agency: Retirement Operations, Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management.

    Title: We Need the Social Security Number of the Person Named Below.

    OMB Number: 3206-0144.

    Frequency: On occasion.

    Affected Public: Individual or Households.

    Number of Respondents: 3,000.

    Estimated Time Per Respondent: 5 minutes.

    Total Burden Hours: 250.

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    Office of Personnel Management.

    Alexys Stanley,

    Regulatory Affairs Analyst.

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    [FR Doc. 2020-06027 Filed 3-20-20; 8:45 am]

    BILLING CODE 6325-38-P

Document Information

Personnel Management Office
60-Day notice and request for comments.
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Comments are encouraged and will be accepted until May 22, 2020.
16392-16392 (1 pages)
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