73 FR 52900 E8-21045. Agency Information Collection (Request for Vocational Training Benefits-Certain Children of Vietnam Veterans) Activities Under OMB Review  

  • Summary

    In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and burden; it includes the actual data collection instrument.

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    DATES: Back to Top

    Comments must be submitted on or before October 14, 2008.

    ADDRESSES: Back to Top

    Submit written comments on the collection of information through http://www.Regulations.gov or to VA's OMB Desk Officer, OMB Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503, (202) 395-7316. Please refer to “OMB Control No. 2900-0579” in any correspondence.

    FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Back to Top

    Denise McLamb, Records Management Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461-7485, FAX (202) 273-0443 or e-mail denise.mclamb@mail.va.gov. Please refer to “OMB Control No. 2900-0579.”

    SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Back to Top

    Title: Request for Vocational Training Benefits—Certain Children of Vietnam Veterans, 38 CFR 21.8014).

    OMB Control Number: 2900-0579.

    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.

    Abstract: Vietnam veterans' children born with certain birth defects may submit a written claim to request participation in a vocational training program. In order for VA to relate the claim to other existing VA records, applicants must provide identifying information about themselves and the natural parent who served in Vietnam. The information collected will allow VA counselors to review existing records and to schedule an appointment with the applicant to evaluate the claim.

    An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of information was published on July 10, 2008, at pages 39785-39786.

    Affected Public: Individuals or households.

    Estimated Annual Burden: 15 hours.

    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 15 minutes.

    Frequency of Response: One time.

    Estimated Number of Respondents: 60.

    Dated: September 4, 2008.

    By direction of the Secretary.

    Denise McLamb,

    Program Analyst, Records Management Service.

    [FR Doc. E8-21045 Filed 9-10-08; 8:45 am]

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Document Information

Comments Received:
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Published:
09/11/2008
EntryType:
Notice
Action:
Notice.
Document Number:
E8-21045
Document Citation:
73 FR 52900
Dates:
Comments must be submitted on or before October 14, 2008.
Pages:
52900-52900 (1 pages)