Federal Register: January 8, 2001 (Volume 66, Number 5)
DOCID: FR Doc 01-401
AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Agency for International Development
ACTION: Agency information collection activities:
Notice of Public Information Collections Being Reviewed by the U.S. Agency for International Development; Comments Requested
DATES: Submit comments on or before March 9, 2001.
U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is making efforts to reduce the paperwork burden. USAID invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the following proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act for 1995. Comments are requested concerning: (a) Whether the proposed or continuing collections of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the burden estimates; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on the respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Proposed collection; comment request,
OMB No: OMB 04120550.
Form No.: AID 157013 and 157014.
Title: Narrative/TimeLine and Report on Commodities (Quarterly Reports).
Type of Review: Renewal of Information Collection.
Purpose: The purpose of this information collection is to properly
respond to the annual competition among applicants who apply on behalf
of their sponsored overseas institutions, independent reviewers and
ASHA need to assess the strength and capability of the U.S.
organizations, the overseas institutions and the merits of their
proposed projects. Easily accessible historical records on past
accomplishments and performance by repeat USOs, would speed the grant
making process and provide documented reasons for both successful and unsuccessful applications.
Annual Reporting Burden
Total annual responses: 656.
Total annual hours requested: 1,824 hours.
Dated: December 28, 2000.
Chief, Information and Records Division, Office of Administrative Services, Bureau for Management.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Beverly Johnson, Bureau for
Management, Office of Administrative Services, Information and Records
Division, U.S. Agency for International Development, Room 2.07106, RRB, Washington, DC 20523, (202) 7121365 or via email