FR Doc E6-11442
[Federal Register: July 19, 2006 (Volume 71, Number 138)]
[Page 41009-41010]
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Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: Department of Education.

SUMMARY: The IC Clearance Official, Regulatory Information Management
Services, Office of Management invites comments on the submission for
OMB review as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.

DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before
August 18, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Written comments should be addressed to the Office of
Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: Rachel Potter, Desk
Officer, Department of Education, Office of Management and Budget, 725
17th Street, NW., Room 10222, New Executive Office Building,
Washington, DC 20503 or faxed to (202) 395-6974.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 3506 of the Paperwork Reduction Act
of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35) requires that the Office of Management
and Budget (OMB) provide interested Federal agencies and the public an
early opportunity to comment on information collection requests. OMB
may amend or waive the requirement for public consultation to the
extent that public participation in the approval process

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would defeat the purpose of the information collection, violate State
or Federal law, or substantially interfere with any agency's ability to
perform its statutory obligations. The IC Clearance Official,
Regulatory Information Management Services, Office of Management,
publishes that notice containing proposed information collection
requests prior to submission of these requests to OMB. Each proposed
information collection, grouped by office, contains the following: (1)
Type of review requested, e.g. new, revision, extension, existing or
reinstatement; (2) Title; (3) Summary of the collection; (4)
Description of the need for, and proposed use of, the information; (5)
Respondents and frequency of collection; and (6) Reporting and/or
Recordkeeping burden. OMB invites public comment.

    Dated: July 13, 2006.
Angela C. Arrington,
IC Clearance Official, Regulatory Information Management Services,
Office of Management.

Institute of Education Sciences

    Type of Review: Revision.
    Title: National Assessment of Educational Progress--2007
Mathematics, NIES, SD-ELL, Charter School.
    Frequency: One time.
    Affected Public: Individuals or household; State, Local, or Tribal
Gov't, SEAs or LEAs.
    Reporting and Recordkeeping Hour Burden:
     Responses: 461,845.
     Burden Hours: 121,069.
    Abstract: This is the second of three clearance packages for the
NAEP 2007 assessment activities. This package covers mathematics
background questionnaires for students, teachers, school
administrators. In addition special questions for the National Indian
Education component, for students with disabilities, English language
learners, and charter schools are included in this clearance package.
    Requests for copies of the information collection submission for
OMB review may be accessed from, 
by selecting

the ``Browse Pending Collections'' link and by clicking on link number
3150. When you access the information collection, click on ``Download
Attachments'' to view. Written requests for information should be
addressed to U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW.,
Potomac Center, 9th Floor, Washington, DC 20202-4700. Requests may also
be electronically mailed to IC 
or faxed to 202-245-
6623. Please specify the complete title of the information collection
when making your request.
    Comments regarding burden and/or the collection activity
requirements should be electronically mailed to 
Individuals who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may
call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339.

 [FR Doc. E6-11442 Filed 7-18-06; 8:45 am]