With respect to the following collection of information, HRA invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of VA's functions, including whether the information will have practical utility;(2) the accuracy of HRA's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology.
Title:Inquiry Concerning Applicant for Employment, VA Form Letter 5-127.
OMB Control Number:2900-0117.
Type of Review:Extension of a currently approved collection.
Abstract:VA Form Letter 5-127 is used to verify an applicant qualification for employment at VA. The information is obtained from individuals who have knowledge of the applicant's past work record, performance, and character.
Affected Public:Business or other for-profit.
Estimated Annual Burden:3,125 hours.
Estimated Average Burden per Respondent:15 minutes.
Frequency of Response:One-time.
Estimated Number of Respondents:12,500.
Dated: March 15, 2010.
By direction of the Secretary:
Enterprise Records Service.