[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 168 (Tuesday, August 31, 2010)]
[Page 53378]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-21634]



[OMB Control No. 2900-0066]

Agency Information Collection (Request to Employer for Employment 
Information in Connection With Claim for Disability Benefits) 
Activities Under OMB Review

AGENCY: Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans 

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1995 
(44 U.S.C. 3501-3521), this notice announces that the Veterans Benefits 
Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, will submit the 
collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management 
and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The PRA submission describes 
the nature of the information collection and its expected cost and 
burden and includes the actual data collection instrument.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 30, 2010.

ADDRESSES: Submit written comments on the collection of information 
through http://www.Regulations.gov or to VA's OMB Desk Officer, OMB 
Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office Building, Room 
10235, Washington, DC 20503 (202) 395-7316. Please refer to ``OMB 
Control No. 2900-0066'' in any correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Denise McLamb, Enterprise Records 
Service (005R1B), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, 
NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 461-7485, fax (202) 273-0443 or e-mail 
[email protected]. Please refer to ``OMB Control No. 2900-0066.''

    Title: Request to Employer for Employment Information in Connection 
with Claim for Disability Benefits, VA Form Letter 29-459.
    OMB Control Number: 2900-0066.
    Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    Abstract: VA Form Letter 29-459 is used to request employment 
information from an employer in connection with a claim for disability 
benefits. VA uses the information to establish the insured's 
eligibility for disability insurance benefits.
    An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required 
to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a 
currently valid OMB control number. The Federal Register Notice with a 
60-day comment period soliciting comments on this collection of 
information was published on June 24, 2010, at pages 36154-36155.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 862 hours.
    Estimated Average Burden per Respondent: 10 minutes.
    Frequency of Response: On occasion.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 5,167.

    Dated: August 26, 2010.

    By direction of the Secretary.
Denise McLamb,
Program Analyst, Enterprise Records Service.
[FR Doc. 2010-21634 Filed 8-30-10; 8:45 am]