Federal Register: March 25, 2008 (Volume 73, Number 58)
DOCID: fr25mr08-64 FR Doc E8-6021
DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
DOCUMENT ACTION: 60-Day Notice and request for comments; Extension of existing collection of information: 16510067.
Proposed Collection; Comment Request Documentation Requirements for Articles Entered Under Various Special Tariff Treatment Provisions
DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 27, 2008, to be assured of consideration.
As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on an information collection requirement concerning Documentation Requirements for Articles Entered Under Various Special Tariff Treatment Provisions. This request for comment is being made pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act (Pub. L. 10413; 44 U.S.C. 3505(c)(2)).
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals,
CBP invites the general public and other
Federal agencies to comment on proposed and/or continuing information [[Page 15763]]
collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act (Pub. L. 10413; 44 U.S.C. 3505(c)(2)). The comments should address: (a) 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; 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 CBP request for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. In this document CBP is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection:
Title: Documentation Requirements for Articles Entered Under Various Special Tariff Treatment Provisions.
OMB Number: 16510067.
Form Number: N/A.
Abstract: This collection is used to ensure revenue collections and to provide duty free entry of merchandise eligible for reduced duty treatment under provisions of Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States.
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: Businesses, Individuals, Institutions.
Estimated Number of Respondents: 19,433.
Estimated Number of Responses: 58,300.
Estimated Time per Response: 15 minutes.
Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 14,575.
Dated: March 18, 2008.
Agency Clearance Officer, Information Services Group.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Requests for additional information should be directed to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Attn.: Tracey Denning, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Room 3.2C, Washington, DC 20229, Tel. (202) 3441429.