U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security.
60-Day Notice and request for comments; Extension of an existing collection of information: 1651-0018.
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 Ship's Stores Declaration. This request for comment is being made pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act (Pub. L. 104-13; 44 U.S.C. 3505(c)(2)).
Written comments should be received on or before March 24, 2008, to be assured of consideration.
Direct all written comments to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Information Services Group, Attn: Tracey Denning, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Room 3.2C, Washington, DC 20229.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Requests for additional information should be directed to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Attn: Tracey Denning, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Room 3.2C, Washington, DC 20229, Tel. (202) 344-1429.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
CBP invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act (Pub. L. 104-13; 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 start-up 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 Customs is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection:
Title: Ship's Stores Declaration.
OMB Number: 1651-0018.
Form Number: CBP Form 1303.
Abstract: This collection is required for audit purposes to ensure that goods used for Ship's Stores can be easily distinguished from other cargo and retain duty-free status.
Current Actions: There are no changes to the information collection. This submission is being submitted to extend the expiration date.
Type of Review: Extension.
Affected Public: Businesses, Institutions.
Estimated Number of Respondents: 8,000.
Estimated Time per Respondent: 3.35 hours.
Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 26,000.
Estimated Total Annualized Cost on the Public: N/A.Start Signature
Dated: January 15, 2008.
Agency Clearance Officer, Information Services Group.
[FR Doc. E8-1038 Filed 1-22-08; 8:45 am]
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