In compliance with Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995,
the Defense Logistics Agency announces the proposed reinstatement of a public information collection and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the reinstated 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 reinstated 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 information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Consideration will be given to all comments received by April 6, 2012.
You may submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by any of the following methods:
Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
Mail: Federal Docket Management System Office, 4800 Mark Center Drive, 2nd Floor, East Tower, Suite 02G09, Alexandria, VA 22350-3100.
Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name, docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the Internet at http://www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contact information.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
To request more information on this proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and associated collection instruments, please write to the Defense Logistics Agency Headquarters, ATTN: Mr. Mark Vincent, J-3341, 8725 John J. Kingman Rd., Ft. Belvoir, VA 22060-6221; or call (703) 767-2507.
Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: End-Use Certificate, DLA Form 1822, OMB No. 0704-0382.
Needs and Uses: All individuals wishing to acquire government property identified as Munitions List Items (MLI) or Commerce Control List Item (CCLI) must complete this form each time they enter into a transaction. It is used to clear recipients to ensure their eligibility to conduct business with the government. That they are not debarred bidders; Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) or Blocked Persons; have not violated U.S. export laws; will not divert the property to denied/sanctioned countries, unauthorized destinations or sell to debarred/Bidder Experience List firms or individuals. The EUC informs the recipients that when this property is to be exported, they must comply with the International Traffic in Arms Regulation (ITAR), 22 CFR 120 et seq.; Export Administration Regulations (EAR), 15 CFR 730 et seq.; Office of Foreign Asset Controls (OFAC), 31 CFR 500 et seq.; and the United States Customs Service rules and regulations.
Affected Public: Individuals; businesses or other for profit; not-for-profit institutions.
Annual Burden Hours: 14,000.
Number of Respondents: 42,000.
Responses per Respondent: 1.
Average Burden per Response: 0.33 hours (20 minutes).
Frequency: On occasion.
Summary of Information Collection
Respondents are individuals/businesses who receive defense property identified as Munitions List Items and Commerce Control List Items through: Purchase, exchange/trade, or donation. They are checked to determine if they are responsible, not debarred bidders, Specially Designated Nationals or Blocked Persons, or have not violated U.S. export laws.
The form is available on the DOD DEMIL/TSC web page, Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service sales catalogs and web page, Defense Contract Management Agency offices, FormFlow and ProForm.
Dated: January 31, 2012.
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
[FR Doc. 2012-2501 Filed 2-3-12; 8:45 am]
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