U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security.
60-Day Notice and request for comments; Extension of an existing collection of information: 1651-0003.
As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, CBP invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on an information collection requirement concerning the: Transportation Entry and Manifest of Goods Subject to CBP Inspection and Permit. This request for comment is being made pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13; 44 U.S.C. 3505(c)(2)).
Written comments should be received on or before September 27, 2010, to be assured of consideration.
Direct all written comments to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Attn: Tracey Denning, Office of Regulations and Rulings, 799 9th Street, NW., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20229-1177.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Requests for additional information should be directed to Tracey Denning, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Regulations and Rulings, 799 9th Street, NW., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20229-1177, at 202-325-0265.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 of 1995 (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; (c) 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) the annual costs burden to respondents or record keepers from the collection of information (a total capital/startup costs and operations and maintenance costs). 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: Transportation Entry and Manifest of Goods Subject to CBP Inspection and Permit.
OMB Number: 1651-0003.
Form Numbers: CBP Forms 7512 and 7512-A.
Current Actions: This submission is being submitted to extend the expiration date with no change to the burden hours.
Type of Review: Extension.Start Printed Page 43998
Abstract: Forms 7512, “Transportation Entry and Manifest of Goods Subject to CBP Inspection and Permit”, and 7512A, “Continuation Sheet”, allow CBP to exercise proper control over merchandise moving in-bond (merchandise that has not entered the commerce of the United States). These forms provide documentation that CBP uses for enforcement, targeting and protection of the revenue. Forms 7512 and 7512A collect information such as the names of the importer and consignee; a description of the merchandise moving in-bond; and the ports of lading and unlading. These forms are provided for in 19 CFR 18.11, 19 CFR 18.20, 19 CFR 18.25, and 19 CFR 122.92 and can be found at http://www.cbp.gov/xp/cgov/toolbox/forms/.
Affected Public: Businesses.
Estimated Number of Respondents: 50,000.
Estimated Number of Average Responses per Respondent: 140.
Estimated Number of Total Annual Responses: 7,000,000.
Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,162,000 hours.Start Signature
Dated: July 22, 2010.
Agency Clearance Officer, U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
[FR Doc. 2010-18388 Filed 7-26-10; 8:45 am]
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