Federal Register: November 7, 2006 (Volume 71, Number 215)
DOCID: FR Doc E6-18781
DEPARTMENT OF STATE
DOCUMENT ID: [Public Notice 5607]
DOCUMENT ACTION: Notice of request for public comment and submission to OMB of proposed collection of information.
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: DS-1884, Petition To Classify Special Immigrant Under INA 203(b)(4) as an Employee or Former Employee of the U.S. Government Abroad, OMB Control Number 1405-0082
DATES: Submit comments to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) by December 7, 2006.
The Department of State has submitted the following
information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget
(OMB) for approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Agency information collection activities; proposals, submissions, and approvals,
We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department to:
DS1884 solicits information from petitioners for special immigrant classification under Section 203(b)(4) of the Immigration and Nationality Act. An alien is classifiable as a special immigrant under Section 203(b)(4) if they meet the statutory qualifications in INA Section 101(a)(27)(D). A petitioner may apply within one year of notification by the Department of State that the Secretary has approved a recommendation that special immigrant status be accorded to the alien. DS1884 solicits information that will assist the consular officer in ensuring that the petitioner is statutorily qualified to receive such status, including meeting the years of service and exceptional service requirements.
Petitioners will submit this form to consular officers at post.
Dated: October 18, 2006.
Stephen A. Edson,
Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Consular Affairs, Department of State.
[FR Doc. E618781 Filed 11606; 8:45 am]
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Direct requests for additional information regarding the collection listed in this notice, including requests for copies of the proposed information collection and supporting documents, to Andrea Lage of the Office of Visa Services, U.S. Department of State, 2401 E. Street, NW. L603, Washington, DC 20522, who may be reached at (202) 6631221 or firstname.lastname@example.org.