Federal Register: November 7, 2007 (Volume 72, Number 215)
DOCID: fr07no07-96 FR Doc E7-21857
DEPARTMENT OF STATE
DOCUMENT ID: [Public Notice: 5984]
DOCUMENT ACTION: Notice of request for public comments.
60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: DS-60, Affidavit Regarding a Change of Name, OMB Control Number 1405-0133
DATES: The Department will accept comments from the public up to 60 days from November 7, 2007.
The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and
Budget (OMB) approval for the information collection described below.
The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for public comment
preceding submission to OMB. We are conducting this process 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:
Abstract of Proposed Collection
The Affidavit Regarding a Change of Name is submitted in conjunction with an application for a U.S. passport. It is used by Passport Services to collect information for the purpose of establishing that a passport applicant who has adopted a new name without formal court proceedings or by marriage has publicly and exclusively used the adopted name over a period of time (at least five years).
When needed, the Affidavit Regarding a Change of Name is completed at the time a U.S. citizen applies for a U.S. passport.
Dated: October 17, 2007.
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Passport Services, Bureau of Consular Affairs, Department of State.
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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 Lori Voelz, U.S. Department of State, Passport Services, 2100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., 3rd Floor, Washington, DC 20037, who may be reached on 2026633113 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.