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Maritime Administration, DOT.
Notice and request for comments.
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice announces that the Information Collection abstracted below has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. The nature of the information collection is described as well as its expected burden. The Federal Register notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection of information was published on February 8, 2006. No comments were received.
Comments must be submitted on or before June 1, 2006.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Mr. Taylor E. Jones II, Maritime Administration, 400 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20590. Telephone: 202-366-3423; FAX: 202-366-3128; or e-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Copies of this collection also can be obtained from that office.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Maritime Administration (MARAD).
Title: Request for Transfer of Ownership, Registry, and Flag, or Charter, Lease, or Mortgage of U.S.-Citizen Owned Documented Vessels.
OMB Control Number: 2133-0006.
Type Of Request: Extension of currently approved collection.
Affected Public: Vessel owners who have applied for foreign transfer of U.S.-flag vessels.
Forms: MA-29, MA-29A, MA-29B (Note: MA-29A is used only in cases of a National emergency). Start Printed Page 25888
Abstract: This collection provides information necessary for MARAD to approve the sale, transfer, charter, lease, or mortgage of U.S. documented vessels to non-citizens, or the transfer of such vessels to foreign registry and flag, or the transfer of foreign flag vessels by their owners as required by various contractual requirements. The information will enable MARAD to determine whether the vessel proposed for transfer will initially require retention under the U.S.-flag statutory regulations.
Annual Estimated Burden Hours: 200 hours.
Addresses: Send comments to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503, Attention MARAD Desk Officer.
Comments Are Invited On: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
A comment to OMB is best assured of having its full effect if OMB receives it within 30 days of publication.
(Authority: 49 CFR 1.66)Start Signature
Issued in Washington, DC, on April 27, 2006.
Joel C. Richard,
Secretary, Maritime Administration.
[FR Doc. E6-6626 Filed 5-1-06; 8:45 am]
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