Daily Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of the Federal Government


Administration for Children and Families

Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

Title:ORR Requirements for Refugee Cash Assistance; and Refugee Medical Assistance (45 CFR Part 400).

OMB No.:0970-0036.

Description:As required by section 412(e) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, the Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), is requesting the information from Form ORR-6 to determine the effectiveness of the State cash and medical assistance, child welfare, social services, and targeted assistance programs. State-by-State Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) and Refugee Medical Assistance (RMA) utilization rates derived from Form ORR-6 are calculated for use in formulating program initiatives, priorities, standards, budget requests, and assistance policies. ORR regulations require that State Refugee Resettlement and Wilson-Fish agencies, and local and Tribal governments complete Form ORR-6 in order to participate in the above-mentioned programs.

Respondents:State Refugee Resettlement and Wilson-Fish Agencies, local, and Tribal governments.

Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 582.

Additional Information

Copies of the proposed collection may be obtained by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, 370 L'Enfant Promenade SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. Email

OMB Comment

OMB is required to make a decision concerning the collection of information between 30 and 60 days after publication of this document in theFederal Register. Therefore, a comment is best assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication. Written comments and recommendations for the proposed information collection should be sent directly to the following: Office of Management and Budget, Paperwork Reduction Project, Fax: 202-395-7285, Email:OIRA_SUBMISSION@OMB.EOP.GOV.Attn: Desk Officer for the Administration for Children and Families.

Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer.