Notice and request for comments.
The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms within the Department of the Treasury is soliciting comments concerning the Application for License Under 18 U.S.C. Chapter 44, Firearms.
Written comments should be received on or before December 18, 2000.
Direct all written comments to Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, Linda Barnes, 650 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20226, (202) 927-8930.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Requests for additional information or copies of the form(s) and instructions should be directed to Gary Thomas, Chief, Firearms Programs Division, 650 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20226, (202) 927-7770.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Title: Application for License Under 18 U.S.C. Chapter 44, Firearms
OMB Number: 1512-0042.
Form Number: ATF F 7 (5310.12).
Abstract: This form is used by the public when applying for a Federal firearms license as a dealer, importer, or manufacturer. The information requested on the form establishes eligibility for the license. There is no record retention requirement associated with this form due to the fact that there is no regulatory requirement to maintain records.
Current Actions: There are no changes to this information collection and it is being submitted for extension purposes only.
Type of Review: Extension
Affected Public: Business or other for-profit, individuals or households.
Estimated Number of Respondents: 10,000.
Estimated Time Per Respondent: 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 12,500.
Request for Comments
Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (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 estimate 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 of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information.Start Signature
Dated: October 10, 2000.
William T. Earle,
Assistant Director (Management) CFO.
[FR Doc. 00-26630 Filed 10-16-00; 8:45 am]
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