Federal Register: February 4, 2003 (Volume 68, Number 23)
DOCID: FR Doc 03-2585
DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY
ACTION: Agency information collection activities:
DOCUMENT ACTION: Notice and request for comments.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Proof of the Use for Rates of Duty Dependent on Actual Use
DATES: Written comments should be received on or before April 7, 2003, to be assured of consideration.
As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, Customs invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on an information collection requirement concerning the Proof of the Use for Rates of Duty Dependent on Actual Use. This request for comment is being made pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 10413; 44 U.S.C. 3505(c)(2)).
Proposed collection; comment request,
Customs invites the general public and other
Federal agencies to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections pursuant to the Paperwork
Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 10413; 44 U.S.C. 3505(c)(2)). The comments should address: (1) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimates of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden including the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology; and (e) estimates of capital or startup costs and costs of operations, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. The comments that are submitted will be summarized and included in the Customs request for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. In this document Customs is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection:
Title: Proof of the Use for Rates of Duty Dependent on Actual Use.
OMB Number: 15150109.
Form Number: None.
Abstract: The Proof of the Use for Rates of Duty Dependent on Actual Use declaration is needed to ensure Customs control over merchandise which is dutyfree. The declaration shows proof of use and must be submitted within 3 years of the date of entry or withdrawal for consumption.
Current Actions: There are no changes to the information
collection. This submission is being submitted to extend the expiration date.
Type of Review: Extension (without change).
Affected Public: Individuals, Businesses.
Estimated Number of Respondents: 10,500.
Estimated Time Per Respondent: 20 minutes.
Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 3,500.
Estimated Total Annualized Cost on the Public: N/A.
Dated: January 27, 2003.
Agency Clearance Officer, Information Services Branch.
[FR Doc. 032585 Filed 2303; 8:45 am]
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Requests for additional information should be directed to U.S. Customs Service, Attn.: Tracey Denning, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Room 3.2C, Washington, DC 20229, Tel. (202) 9271429.