(1)Type of Information Collection:New collection.
(2)Title of the Form/Collection:Certification Form: Compliance with the Equal Employment Opportunity Plan (EEOP) Requirements and EEOP Short Form.
(3)Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the U.S. Department of Justice sponsoring the collection:Office for Civil Rights, Office of Justice Programs, United States Department of Justice.
(4)Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary:State, and local, government instrumentalities. Other: For-profit Institutions. Federal regulation, 28 CFR part 42, subpt. E authorizes the Department of Justice to collect information regarding employment practices from State or Local units of government; agencies of State and Local governments; and Private entities, institutions or organizations to which the Office of Justice Programs, the Office on Community Oriented Policing Services, or the Office on Violence Against Women extend Federal financial assistance.
(5)An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond/reply:There are approximately 17,865 respondents. It will take all these respondents one quarter hour to complete and submit the cerification to the Office of Justice Programs. It is estimated that it will take 3,286 respondents receiving a grant of $500,000 or more four hours to complete the Equal Employment Opportunity Plan Short Form and submit it to the Office of Justice Programs. The estimated time to complete and submit the Certification is one quarter hour.
(6)An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection:For the EEOP Short Form and the Certification form it will take a total estimated 17,610 burden hours.
If additional information is required, contact Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE., Room 2E-508, Washington, DC 20530.