[Federal Register: July 14, 2009 (Volume 74, Number 133)]
[Page 33999-34000]
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Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: Department of Education.

SUMMARY: The Director, Information Collection Clearance Division,
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 13, 2009.

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, New
Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503, be faxed to (202) 395-
5806 or send e-mail to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov.

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

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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 8, 2009.
Angela C. Arrington,
Director, Information Collection Clearance Division, Regulatory
Information Management Services, Office of Management.

Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services

    Type of Review: Revision.
    Title: IDEA Part C State Performance Plan (SPP) and Annual
Performance Report (APR).
    Frequency: SPP--originally submitted in 2005 and updated annually
as needed; APR--annual submission.
    Affected Public: State, Local, or Tribal Gov't, SEAs or LEAs.
    Reporting and Recordkeeping Hour Burden:

     Responses: 56.
     Burden Hours: 110,880.

    Abstract: In accordance with 20 U.S.C. 1416(b)(1) and 20 U.S.C.
1442, not later than 1 year after the date of enactment of the
Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2004, each
lead agency must have in place a performance plan that evaluates the
lead agency's efforts to implement the requirements and purposes of
Part C and describe how the Lead Agency will improve such
implementation. This plan is called the Part C State Performance Plan
(Part C--SPP). In accordance with 20 U.S.C. 1416(b)(2)(C)(ii) the lead
agency shall report annually to the public on the performance of each
early intervention service program located in the State on the targets
in the lead agency's performance plan. The lead agency also shall
report annually to the Secretary on the performance of the State under
the lead agency's performance plan. This report is called the Part C
Annual Performance Report (Part C--APR). IC 1820-0578 is being extended
so that States will continue to maintain the SPP and annually submit
the APR.
    Requests for copies of the information collection submission for
OMB review may be accessed from http://edicsweb.ed.gov, by selecting
the ``Browse Pending Collections'' link and by clicking on link number
4033. 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 the Internet address ICDocketMgr@ed.gov or faxed to =
0920. 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 ICDocketMgr@ed.gov.
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. E9-16672 Filed 7-13-09; 8:45 am]