Federal Register: November 18, 2004 (Volume 69, Number 222)
DOCID: FR Doc 04-25634
CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE
Corporation for National and Community Service
DOCUMENT ACTION: Notice.
Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request
DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the ADDRESSES section by January 18, 2005.
The Corporation for National and Community Service (hereinafter the ``Corporation''), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, conducts a preclearance consultation program to provide the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing collections of information in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA95) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). This program helps to ensure that requested data can be provided in the desired format, reporting burden (time and financial resources) is minimized, collection instruments are clearly understood, and the impact of collection requirement on respondents can be properly assessed.
Currently, the Corporation is soliciting comments concerning the proposed collection, AmeriCorps Member Satisfaction Survey. Copies of the form can be obtained by contacting the office listed below in the ADDRESSES section of this notice.
Agency information collection activities; proposals, submissions, and approvals,
The Corporation is particularly interested in comments which:
The Corporation for National and Community Service, through its
national service programs and projects: (1) Provides opportunities for
all Americans to serve; (2) affords members with meaningful, valuable,
and enriching experiences (such as through leadership training,
technical assistance, and citizenship training development); and (3)
supports a continued ethic of volunteer service. The service
opportunities available to members cover a wide range of activities
over varying periods of time. The Corporation plans to administer a
member satisfaction that will allow members to provide information
about their satisfaction with their AmeriCorps program or project, and with their overall AmeriCorps service experience.
II. Current Action
Type of Review: New information collection.
Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service.
Title: AmeriCorps Member Satisfaction Survey.
OMB Number: None.
Agency Number: None.
Affected Public: Individuals who are serving in AmeriCorps sponsored programs and projects.
Total Respondents: 75,000 responses annually.
Average Time Per Response: 10 minutes.
Estimated Total Burden Hours: 25,000 hours (75,000 members respond two times a year at 10 minutes per response).
Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): None.
Total Burden Cost (operating/maintenance): None.
Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized
and/or included in the request for Office of Management and Budget
approval of the information collection request; they will also become a matter of public record.
Dated: November 11, 2004.
Director, Office of Research and Policy Development.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Ms. LaMonica Shelton, (202) 606-5000, ext. 464.