FR Doc E8-7835[Federal Register: April 14, 2008 (Volume 73, Number 72)]
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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 
May 14, 2008.

ADDRESSES: Written comments should be addressed to the Office of 
Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: Education Desk Officer, 
Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., Room 10222, 
Washington, DC 20503. Commenters are encouraged to submit responses 
electronically by e-mail to or via fax to 
(202) 395-6974. Commenters should include the following subject line in 
their response ``Comment: [insert OMB number], [insert abbreviated 
collection name, e.g., ``Upward Bound Evaluation'']. Persons submitting 
comments electronically should not submit paper copies.

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 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: April 8, 2008.
Angela C. Arrington,
IC Clearance Official, Regulatory Information Management Services, 
Office of Management.

Office of Vocational and Adult Education

    Type of Review: New.
    Title: Consolidated Annual Report (CAR) For the Carl D. Perkins 
Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 (Perkins IV) (as 
reauthorized by Pub. L. 109-270).
    Frequency: Annually.
    Affected Public: State, Local, or Tribal Gov't., SEAs or LEAs.
    Reporting and Recordkeeping Hour Burden:

Responses: 55.
Burden Hours: 11,825.

    Abstract: The purpose of this information collection package--the 
Consolidated Annual Report (CAR)--is to gather narrative, financial, 
and performance data as required by the newly reauthorized Carl D. 
Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 (Perkins IV) (20 
U.S. C. 2301 et seq. as amended by Pub. L. 109-270). OVAE staff will 
determine each State's compliance with basic provisions of Perkins IV 
and the Education Department General Administrative Regulations (34 CFR 
Part 80.40 [Annual Performance Report] and Part 80.41 [Financial Status 
Report]). OVAE staff will review performance data to determine whether, 
and to what extent, each State has met its State adjusted levels of 
performance for the core indicators described in section 113(b)(4) of 
Perkins IV. Perkins IV requires the Secretary to provide the 
appropriate committees of Congress copies of annual reports received by 
the Department from each eligible agency that receives funds under the 
    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 
3576. 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., 
LBJ, Washington, DC 20202-4537. Requests may also be electronically 
mailed to or faxed to 202-401-0920. Please specify 
the complete title of the information collection when making your 
    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. E8-7835 Filed 4-11-08; 8:45 am]