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


Administration for Children and Families

Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request

Title:45 CFR 1303 Appeal Procedures for Head Start Grantees and Current or Prospective Delegate Agencies.

OMB No.:0980-0242.

Description:Section 646 of the Head Start Act requires the Secretary to prescribe a timeline for conducting administrative hearings when adverse actions are taken or proposed against Head Start or Early Head Start grantees or delegate agencies. The Office of Head Start is proposing to renew without changes this rule which implements these requirements and which prescribe when a grantee must submit information and what that information should include to support a contention that adverse action should not be taken.

Respondents:Head Start and Early Head Start grantees and delegate agencies against which the Head Start Bureau has taken or proposes to take adverse actions.

Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours:520

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.