[Federal Register Volume 63, Number 102 (Thursday, May 28, 1998)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 98-14046]

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[Docket No. FR-4349-N-21]

Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request

AGENCY: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration, HUD.

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: The proposed information collection requirement described 
below has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) 
for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The Department 
is soliciting public comments on the subject proposal.

DATES: Comments due date: June 29, 1998.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding 
this proposal. Comments must be received within thirty (30) days from 
the date of this Notice. Comments should refer to the proposal by name 
and/or OMB approval number and should be sent to: Joseph F. Lackey, 
Jr., OMB Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, Room 10235, New 
Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Wayne Eddins, Reports Management 
Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, 
Southwest, Washington, DC 20410, telephone (202) 708-1305. This is not 
a toll-free number. Copies of the proposed forms and other available 
documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Mr. Eddins.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department has submitted the proposal 
for the collection of information, as described below, to OMB for 
review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. Chapter 
    The Notice lists the following information: (1) The title of the 
information collection proposal; (2) the office of the agency to 
collect the information; (3) the OMB approval number, if applicable; 
(4) the description of the need for the information and its proposed 
use; (5) the agency form number, if applicable; (6) what members of the 
public will be affected by the proposal; (7) how frequently information 
submissions will be required; (8) an estimate of the total number of 
hours needed to prepare the information submission including number of 
respondents, frequency of response, and hours of response; (9) whether 
the proposal is new, an extension, reinstatement, or revision of an 
information collection requirement; and (10) the names and telephone 
numbers of an agency official familiar with the proposal and of the OMB 
Desk Officer for the Department.

    Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 
44 U.S.C. 35, as amended.

    Dated: May 20, 1998.
David S. Cristy,
Director, IRM Policy and Management Division.
    Title of Proposal: Annual Adjustment Factor (AAF) Rent Increase 
Requirement Pursuant to the Housing Appropriation Act of 1994.
    Office: Housing.
    OMB Approval Number: 2502-0507.
    Description of the Need for the Information and Its Proposed Use: 
Owners must submit form HUD-92273, Estimates of Market Rent by 
Comparison, in order to receive a rent increase when rent levels for a 
specific unit type, in a Substantial Rehab or New Construction 
contract, exceeds the existing Fair Market Rent (FMRs) for the specific 
unit type. This form must be completed by a non-identity of interest 
State certified appraiser and must contain at least three examples of 
unassisted housing in the same market area for similar age, type and 
quality which indicate rent levels of similar unassisted housing area 
for similar age, type, and quality which indicate rent levels of 
similar unassisted housing are above the published FMRs.
    Form Number: HUD-92273.
    Respondents: Businesses or other for-profit.
    Frequency of Submission:
    Reporting Burden:

                                       Number of          Frequency of           Hours per                      
                                      respondents    x      Response      x      Response      =   Burden hours 
HUD-92273.........................          10,000                    1                 .553               5,527

    Total Estimated Burden Hours: 5,527.
    Status: Reinstatement without changes.
    Contact: Ulyses Brinkley, HUD, (202) 708-4162; Joseph F. Lackey, 
Jr., OMB, (202) 395-7316.

    Dated: May 20, 1998.
[FR Doc. 98-14046 Filed 5-27-98; 8:45 am]