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CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND Type of Review: Extension of a indicated that using online forms can be
COMMUNITY SERVICE currently approved collection. confusing. The Corporation will more
Agency: Corporation for National and prominently post the ‘‘step-by-step’’
Information Collection; Submission for Community Service. guides for users on the site.
OMB Review; Comment Request Title: Senior Corps ‘‘Join Senior (c) Eight comments focused on the
Service Now’’ Senior Corps web-based Federal cost of the system. Five
AGENCY: Corporation for National and recruitment system. comments indicated that the system is
Community Service. OMB Number: 3045–0078. too expensive for the return on
ACTION: Notice. Agency Number: None. investment, and recommended that
Affected Public: (1) Prospective JASON be discontinued. Two stated that
SUMMARY: The Corporation for National volunteers age 55 and over and (2)
and Community Service (hereinafter the the cost should be lowered. One
organizations electing to post comment said that JASON is already
‘‘Corporation’’) has submitted a public opportunities for volunteers age 55 and
information collection request (ICR) to cost effective. The Corporation agrees
over on the system. that the JASON cost going forward will
the Office of Management and Budget Total Respondents: 452,526: 152,526
(OMB) for review and approval in be reduced to approximately 1⁄3 of the
registered users and 300,000 original cost per year. This reduction is
accordance with the Paperwork unregistered users.
Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104– due to the inapplicability of start-up
Frequency: Annual. costs going forward.
13, (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). Copies of Average Time Per Respondent: 7
this ICR, with applicable supporting (d) Three comments said that the time
minutes for individuals. demands of JASON are too burdensome
documentation, may be obtained by 25 minutes for organizations
calling the Corporation for National and for the benefits received. The
posting opportunities.
Community Service, Ms. Angela Corporation believes that the burden is
Estimated Total Burden Hours:
Roberts, at (202) 606–6822, appropriate.
30,000.
(aroberts@cns.gov); (TTY/TDD) at (202) Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): (e) A total of 11 general comments
606–5256 between the hours of 9 a.m. None. were received that were beyond the
and 4 p.m. eastern time, Monday Total Burden Cost (operating/ scope of this information collection.
through Friday. maintenance): $0. Comments included four instances
Description: The Corporation requests where seniors who expressed interest in
DATES: Written comments must be
approval with no changes to its existing volunteering did not, in turn, answer
submitted to the individual and office the telephone calls or e-mails from
listed in the ADDRESSES section by Web-based recruitment system known
as ‘‘JASON.’’ project staff seeking more information.
December 5, 2005. Two comments contained pleas to
Comments: A 60-day public comment
ADDRESSES: Comments may be provide more Federal funds to grantees
Notice, regarding modification of the
submitted, identified by the title of the for local recruitment campaigns. Three
Senior Corps Web-based recruitment
information collection activity, by either were general comments about
system was published in the Federal
of the following two methods: dependence on computers in general.
Register on June 28, 2005. A total of 28
(1) By fax to: (202) 395–6974,
written responses were received. All of Dated: October 24, 2005.
Attention: Ms. Katherine Astrich, OMB
the written responses were submitted by Tess Scannell,
Desk Officer for the Corporation for
Senior Corps project directors. Each Director, Senior Corps.
National and Community Service; and
written response contained numerous [FR Doc. 05–21955 Filed 11–2–05; 8:45 am]
(2) Electronically by e-mail to:
separate comments or statements.
Katherine_T._Astrich@omb.eop.gov. (a) Twenty comments were received
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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The OMB about the overall effectiveness of


is particularly interested in comments recruiting volunteers ages 55 and over
which: using the JASON system. Nine indicated DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
• Evaluate whether the proposed that the system is not effective at all; Office of the Secretary
collection of information is necessary with five also commenting that low-
for the proper performance of the income seniors are not computer Submission for OMB Review;
functions of the Corporation, including literate, and six indicated that the Comment Request
whether the information will have JASON system is effective for recruiting
practical utility; current seniors as well as volunteers too ACTION: Notice.
• Evaluate the accuracy of the young for the Senior Corps programs.
Corporation’s estimate of the burden of The Corporation believes that these SUMMARY: The Department of Defense
the proposed collection of information, comments reflect the demographic shift has submitted to OMB for clearance, the
including the validity of the underway in our society. In contrast to following proposal for collection of
methodology and assumptions used; individuals age 65 and over, mid to late information under the provisions of the
• Propose ways to enhance the Baby Boomers and younger Americans Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C.
quality, utility and clarity of the are generally indistinguishable in their Chapter 35).
information to be collected; and use of computers. The Corporation DATES: Consideration will be given to all
• Propose ways to minimize the projects that the JASON system is an comments received by December 5,
burden of the collection of information investment that will pay off in the near 2005.
on those who are to respond, including future, as more computer savvy Title, Form, and OMB Number:
the use of appropriate automated, individuals become eligible for Senior Application and Contract for
electronic, mechanical, or other Corps. Establishment of a Junior Reserve
technological collection techniques or (b) Nine comments were received Officers’ Training Corps Unit; DA Form
other forms of information technology, about the user-friendliness of the 3126; OMB Control Number 0702–0021.
e.g., permitting electronic submissions JASON system. Six indicated that the Type of Request: Extension.
of responses. system is easy to use; and three Number of Respondents: 70.

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Responses Per Respondent: 1. Services (DACOWITS). The purpose of Dated: October 28, 2005.
Annual Responses: 70. the Committee meeting is to discuss the L.M. Bynum,
Average Burden Per Response: 1 hour. 2005 DACOWITS Report. The meeting Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison
Annual Burden Hours: 70. is open to the public, subject to the Officer, DoD.
Needs and Uses: Educational availability of space. [FR Doc. 05–21919 Filed 11–2–05; 8:45 am]
institutions which desire to host a BILLING CODE 5001–06–M
Junior ROTC unit may make application Interested persons may submit a
using DA Form 3126. The program written statement for consideration by
provides unique educational the Committee and make an oral
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
opportunities for young citizens through presentation of such. Persons desiring to
their participation in a Federally- make an oral presentation or submit a Department of the Air Force
sponsored course while pursuing a written statement to the Committee
civilian education. Participating must notify the point of contact listed Proposed Collection; Comment
students develop citizenship, leadership below no later than 5 p.m., 31 October Request
and communication skills, knowledge of 2005. Oral presentations by members of AGENCY: Headquarters Air Force
the role of the U.S. Army in support of the public will be permitted only on Recruiting Service.
national objectives, as well as an Monday, 7 November 2005 from 4:45 ACTION: Notice.
appreciation for the importance of p.m. to 5 p.m. before the full Committee.
physical fitness. The organization of Presentations will be limited to two In compliance with section
units established by the Department of minutes. Number of oral presentations 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork
the Army at public and private to be made will depend on the number Reduction Act of 1995, the Air Force
secondary schools is provided under 10 of requests received from members of Recruiting Service announces the
U.S.C. 2031 and 32 CFR 542. the public. Each person desiring to proposed public information collection
Affected Public: Not-for-profit make an oral presentation must provide and seeks public comment on the
institutions. the point of contact listed below with provisions thereof. Comments are
Frequency: On occasion. one (1) copy of the presentation by 5 invited on: (a) Whether the proposed
Respondent’s Obligation: Required to collection of information is necessary
p.m., 31 October 2005 and bring 35
obtain or retain benefits. for the proper performance of the
OMB Desk Officer: Mr. Lewis copies of any material that is intended
for distribution at the meeting. Persons functions of the agency, including
Oleinick. whether the information shall have
Written comments and submitting written statement must
practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the
recommendations on the proposed submit 35 copies of the statement to the
agency’s estimate of the burden of the
information collection should be sent to DACOWIS staff by 5 p.m. on 31 October
proposed information collection; (c)
Mr. Oleinick at the Office of 2005. ways to enhance the quality, utility, and
Management and Budget, Desk Officer DATES: 7 November 2005, 8:30 a.m.–5 clarity of the information to be
for DoD, Room 10236, New Executive p.m., 8 November 2005, 8:30 a.m.–5 collected; and (d) ways to minimize the
Office Building, Washington, DC 20503. p.m. burden of the information collection on
DOD Clearance Officer: Ms. Patricia respondents, including through the use
Toppings. Location: Embassy Suite Crystal City
of automated collection techniques or
Written requests for copies of the National Airport, 1300 Jefferson Davis
other forms or information technology.
information collection proposal should Hwy, Arlington, VA 22202.
DATES: Consideration will be given to all
be sent to Ms. Toppings at WHS/ESD/ FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: MAJ comments received January 3, 2005.
Information Management Division, 1777 Kimberly Venable, USA DACOWITS, ADDRESSES: Written comments and
North Kent Street, RPN, Suite 11000, 4000 Defense Pentagon, Room 2C548A, recommendations on the proposed
Arlington, VA 22209–2133.
Washington, DC 20301–4000. information collection should be sent to
Dated: October 26, 2005. Telephone (703) 697–2122. Fax (703) Headquarters Air Force Recruiting
Patricia L. Toppings, 614–6233. Service, AFRS/RSIS, 550 D Street West
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Suite 1, Randolph AFB, TX 78150–4526.
Officer, Department of Defense. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Meeting
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To
[FR Doc. 05–21921 Filed 11–02–05; 8:45 am] agenda.
request more information on this
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p.m. obtain a copy of the proposal and
associated collection instruments,
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Welcome and Administrative please write to the above address, or call
Remarks Headquarters Air Force Recruiting
Office of the Secretary Service Information System Division
Review and Vote on 2005 DACOWITS
Meeting of the Defense Department Report Recommendations Systems Support Branch at 210–565–
Advisory Committee on Women in the 0447.
Public Forum Title And OMB Number: Air Force
Services (DACOWITS)
Tuesday, 8 November 2005 8:30 a.m.– Recruiting Information Support System
AGENCY: Department of Defense. 5 p.m. (AFRISS); OMB NUMBER 0701–0150.
ACTION: Notice. Needs And Uses: Air Force Recruiting
Welcome and Administrative Service requires the collection of
SUMMARY: Pursuant to section 10(a), Remarks specific information on prospective Air
Public Law 92–463, as amended, notice Review and Vote on 2005 DACOWITS Force enlistees (prospective Air Force
is hereby given of a forthcoming Report Recommendations enlistees include Active, Guard, and
meeting of the Defense Department Reserve) entering the Air Force. The
Advisory Committee on Women in the Note: Exact order may vary. information is used to create the initial

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