83 FR 233 pgs. 62598-62599 - 30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: HUD Acquisition Regulation

Type: NOTICEVolume: 83Number: 233Pages: 62598 - 62599
Docket number: [Docket No. FR-7001-N-59]
FR document: [FR Doc. 2018-26339 Filed 12-3-18; 8:45 am]
Agency: Housing and Urban Development Department
Official PDF Version:  PDF Version
Pages: 62598, 62599

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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-7001-N-59]

30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: HUD Acquisition Regulation

AGENCY:

Office of the Chief Information Officer, HUD.

ACTION:

Notice.

SUMMARY:

HUD submitted the proposed information collection requirement described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act. The purpose of this notice is to allow for 30 days of public comment.

DATES:

Comments Due Date: January 3, 2019.

ADDRESSES:

Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: HUD Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503; fax: 202-395-5806, Email: OIRA Submission@omb.eop.gov

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Colette Pollard, Reports Management Officer, QMAC, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW, Washington, DC 20410; email Colette.Pollard@hud.gov, or telephone 202-402-3400. This is not a toll-free number. Person with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Pollard.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

This notice informs the public that HUD is seeking approval from OMB for the information collection described in Section A.

The Federal Register notice that solicited public comment on the information collection for a period of 60 days was published on April 2, 2018 at 83 FR 14022.

A. Overview of Information Collection

Title of Information Collection: HUD Acquisition Regulation (HUDAR) (48 CFR 24).

OMB Approved Number: 2535-0091.

Type of Request: This is an extension of a currently approved collection. The HUDAR supplements the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR). Information collection required of the public is solely in connection with the acquisition process.

Form Number: HUD-770.

Description of the need for the information and proposed use: The HUDAR (48 CFR 24) contains the Department's supplement to the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) 48 CFR Chapter 1. The FAR sets forth uniform policies and procedures applicable to Federal agencies in the procurement of personal property and non-personal services (including construction) and the procurement of real property by lease.

Information collection Number of respondents Frequency of response Responses per annum Burden hour per response Annual burden hours Hourly cost per response Annual cost
HUDAR: 44.28
2452.204-70 20.00 1.00 20.00 16.00 320.00 44.28 $14,169.60
2452.209-70 10.00 1.00 10.00 0.50 5.00 44.28 221.40
2452.209-72 2.00 1.00 2.00 1.00 2.00 44.28 88.56
2452.215-70 150.00 1.00 150.00 80.00 12000.00 44.28 531,360.00
2452.215-70, Alt I 25.00 1.00 25.00 40.00 1000.00 44.28 44,280.00
2452.215-72 25.00 4.00 100.00 2.00 200.00 44.28 8,856.00
2452.216-72 2.00 4.00 8.00 2.00 16.00 44.28 708.48
2452.216-75 2.00 4.00 8.00 40.00 320.00 44.28 14,169.60
2452.216-78, Alt II 5.00 1.00 5.00 4.00 20.00 44.28 885.60
2452.219-70 50.00 1.00 50.00 0.50 25.00 44.28 1,107.00
2452.219-74 1.00 1.00 1.00 16.00 16.00 44.28 708.48
2452.227-70 5.00 1.00 5.00 40.00 200.00 44.28 8,856.00
2452.237-70 150.00 1.00 150.00 1.00 150.00 44.28 6,642.00
2452.237-75 (initial) 100.00 1.00 100.00 8.00 800.00 44.28 35,424.00
2452.237-75 (report) 100.00 4.00 400.00 8.00 3200.00 44.28 141,696.00
2452.237-81 20.00 1.00 20.00 0.50 10.00 44.28 442.80
2452.239-70 100.00 1.00 100.00 8.00 800.00 44.28 35,424.00
2452.239-70 (report) 100.00 4.00 400.00 8.00 3200.00 44.28 141,696.00
2452.242-71 (plan) 40.00 4.00 160.00 8.00 1280.00 44.28 56,678.40
2452.242-71 (report) 10.00 4.00 40.00 6.00 240.00 44.28 10,627.20
2452.227-70 1.00 1.00 1.00 8.00 8.00 44.28 354.24
Contractor Release 150.00 1.00 150.00 1.00 150.00 44.28 6,642.00
Contractor Assignment of Rebates, Credits 10.00 1.00 10.00 1.00 10.00 44.28 442.80
1078.00 1915.00 23972.00 1,061,480.16

B. Solicitation of Public Comment

This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected parties concerning the collection of information described in Section A on the following:

(1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility;

(2) The accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information;

(3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and

(4) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond: Including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses.

HUD encourages interested parties to submit comment in response to these questions.

C. Authority:

Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35.


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Colette Pollard,

Department Reports Management Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer.

[FR Doc. 2018-26339 Filed 12-3-18; 8:45 am]

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