DATES: The OMB will consider all written comments that the agency receives on or before
ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain. Find this particular information collection by selecting “Currently under 30-day Review–Open for Public Comments” or by using the search function.
Comments are invited on: (1) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) if the information will be processed and used in a timely manner; (3) the accuracy of the agency’s estimates of the burden and cost of the collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (4) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information collection; and (5) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This information collection request is authorized under regulations promulgated under the following sections of ERISA: 29 U.S.C. 1002, 1135, 1182, 1185d, 1191a, 1191b, and 1191c, and Secretary of Labor’s Order 1-2011, Delegation of Authority and Assignment of Responsibilities to the
This information collection is subject to the PRA. A Federal agency generally cannot conduct or sponsor a collection of information, and the public is generally not required to respond to an information collection, unless the OMB approves it and displays a currently valid OMB Control Number. In addition, notwithstanding any other provisions of law, no person shall generally be subject to penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information that does not display a valid OMB Control Number. See 5 CFR 1320.5(a) and 1320.6.
DOL seeks PRA authorization for this information collection for three (3) years. OMB authorization for an ICR cannot be for more than three (3) years without renewal. The DOL notes that information collection requirements submitted to the OMB for existing ICRs receive a month-to-month extension while they undergo review.
Title of Collection: Notice for Health Reimbursement Arrangements Integrated With Individual Health Insurance Coverage.
OMB Control Number: 1210-0160.
Affected Public: Individuals or Households; Private Sector–Businesses or other for-profits and not-for-profit institutions.
Total Estimated Number of Respondents: 177,480.
Total Estimated Number of Responses: 2,140,197.
Total Estimated Annual Time Burden: 53,131 hours.
Total Estimated Annual Other Costs Burden:
(Authority: 44 U.S.C. 3507(a)(1)(D))
Senior PRA Analyst.
Notice of availability; request for comments.
Citation: “87 FR 29391”
Federal Register Page Number: “29391”