Proposed collection; Comment Request – InsuranceNewsNet



Quote: “87 FR 31242”

Document number: “Document identifier CMS-10398 #7”

Page number: “31242”


Agency: “Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Health and Human Services (HHS).”

SUMMARY: A May 28, 2010that Office of Administration and Budget (OMB) has issued a Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) policy regarding the “general” release process. In general, this is an expedited process whereby authorities can obtain consent from OMBs to collect requests for information that are “typically voluntary, inexpensive, and non-controversial collections,” raise no substantive or policy issues, and do not require any policies or methods to be verified. The process requires the submission of an overall plan that defines the scope of each collection that would fall under its umbrella. on October 23, 2011, OMB approved our original application to use the general clearance procedure under control number 0938-1148 (CMS-10398). It was last approved on April 26, 2021via the standard PRA process, which included 60 and 30 days publication federal register Hints. The scope of April 2021 Umbrella accounts for Medicaid and CHIP state plan changes, waivers, demonstrations, and reporting. That federal register Notice solicits public comment on one or more of our collection of information requests that we believe are general and fall within the scope of the Umbrella. Interested persons are invited to provide comments on our pressure estimates or other aspects of this information collection, including: necessity and usefulness of the proposed information collection for the proper performance of the agency’s tasks, accuracy of the estimated pressure, ways to improve the quality, usefulness and clarity of the information to be collected Information and use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology to minimize the burden of information collection.

DEADLINES: Comments must be received by June 6, 2022.

ADDRESSES: When commenting, please include the applicable form number (see below) and OMB control number (0938-1148). To ensure that comments and recommendations are considered, they must be submitted in one of the following ways:

1. Electronic. You can submit your comments electronically to Follow the instructions for “Comment or Submission” or “More Search Options” to find the information collection documents that accept comments.

2. By post. Written comments can be sent to the following address: CMS, Office of Strategic Operations and Regulatory Affairs, Regulation Development DepartmentAttention: CMS-10398 (#7)/OMB control number: 0938-1148, Room C4-26-05, 7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, Maryland 21244-1850.

To obtain copies of a supporting statement and all related forms for the proposed collection(s) summarized in this notice, you may visit CMS’ website at -Guidance/Legislation/PaperworkReductionActof1995/. PRA listing.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: William N Parham at (410) 786-4669.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following is a summary of the uses and expenses associated with the relevant information collection(s). For more detailed information, see the statement accompanying the collection and related materials (see ADDRESSES).

Generic Information Collections

1. Title of the information collection: CHIPRA Connecting Kids to Coverage Outreach and Enrollment Grants; Type of Information Collection Request: Revision of a currently approved collection; Usage: Inside April 2022 Iteration of GenIC#7 regarding MACRA Cycle Vb. Round III, the cycle Vb. Connecting Kids to Coverage Final Report Template for AI/AN Round III Collaboration Agreement is removed as data collection is complete. That April 2022 The iteration of GenIC#7 also envisages revising the currently approved templates for the half-year report and final report templates, as well as the templates for the monthly progress report. The revision changes the template format from a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet to an Adobe PDF format. This revision makes the report templates more user-friendly and easier for the grantees to fill out than with the Excel spreadsheet format. The content of the report information continues unchanged as collected in the Half-Year Report, Final Report, and Monthly Progress Report templates of this current pack. Form Number: CMS-10398 (#7) (OMB Control Number: 0938-1148); Frequency: Annual, quarterly, once and occasionally; Affected Public: State, local or tribal governments; Number of respondents: 47; Total annual responses: 1,973; Total annual hours: 10,102. (If you have any questions about policies regarding this collection, please contact Joyce Jordan at 410-786-.)

Dated: May 17, 2022.

William N ParhamIII,

Director, Paperwork Reduction Staff, Office of Strategic Operations and Regulatory Affairs.

[FR Doc. 2022-10954 Filed 5-20-22; 8:45 am]



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