Identification of Countries Under Section 182 of the Trade Act of 1974: Extension of Deadline for Public Comment on Out-of-Cycle Review of the People's Republic of China, 5500 [05-1883]

Download as PDF 5500 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 21 / Wednesday, February 2, 2005 / Notices Information and Regulatory Affairs at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), who may be reached on 202– 395–7860. You may submit comments by any of the following methods: • E-mail: ahunt@omb.eop.gov. You must include the DS form number (if applicable), information collection title, and OMB control number in the subject line of your message. • Hand Delivery or Courier: OIRA, Department of State Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503 • Fax: 202–395–6974 You may obtain copies of the proposed information collection and supporting documents from Patricia Culbreth, A/ SDBU, SA–6, Rm. L–500, Washington DC, 20522, who may be reached on 703– 875–6881. E-mail, culbrethpb@state.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department to: • Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is necessary to properly perform our functions. • Evaluate the accuracy of our estimate of the burden of the proposed collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used. • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. • Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of technology. Abstract of proposed collection: This information collection facilitates ´ ´ implementation of a mentor-protege program that encourages business agreements between small and large forprofit companies planning to team ´ ´ together in an official mentor-protege capacity to improve the likelihood of winning DOS contracts. Such a program should assist the State Department OSDBU office in reaching its small business goals. 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AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice extends by two weeks the deadline for the submission of comments in the Out-of-Cycle Review (OCR) of the People’s Republic of China (China) under section 182 of the Trade Act of 1974 (Trade Act) (19 U.S.C. 2242), commonly referred to as the ‘‘Special 301’’ provision of the Trade Act. DATES: Submissions must be received on or before 5 p.m. on Monday, February 14, 2005. ADDRESSES: Comments should be addressed to Sybia Harrison, Special Assistant to the Section 301 Committee, and sent (i) electronically, to FR0446@ustr.eop.gov, with ‘‘Special 301 Out-of-Cycle Review’’ in the subject line, or (ii) by fax, to (202) 395–9458, with a confirmation copy sent electronically to the e-mail address above. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ronald Meyers, Director of Intellectual PO 00000 Frm 00089 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Property and China, at (202) 395–9549, Angela Davis, Director of China Affairs, at (202) 395–3900, or Stanford McCoy, Assistant General Counsel, at (202) 395– 3581, Office of the United States Trade Representative. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On May 3, 2004, the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced the results of the 2004 Special 301 review and stated that an OCR would be conducted in early 2005 to assess China’s actions to implement effectively the commitments it undertook under the Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT), its WTO commitments, and a 1995 bilateral intellectual property agreement with the United States (including additional commitments made in 1996). On December 14, 2004, USTR requested written comments from the public concerning the acts, policies, and practices relevant for this review under section 182 of the Trade Act (69 FR 74561). The original deadline for submissions was Monday, January 31, 2005. In order to afford members of the public the fullest possible opportunity to respond to this request, USTR is extending the deadline for submissions by two weeks, to Monday, February 14, 2005. For details concerning the information requested and requirements for comments, respondents are asked to refer to the USTR request for written submissions from the public published in the Federal Register on December 14, 2004 (69 FR 74561). James Mendenhall, Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Services, Investment, and Intellectual Property. 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OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES TRADE REPRESENTATIVE


Identification of Countries Under Section 182 of the Trade Act of 
1974: Extension of Deadline for Public Comment on Out-of-Cycle Review 
of the People's Republic of China

AGENCY: Office of the United States Trade Representative.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This notice extends by two weeks the deadline for the 
submission of comments in the Out-of-Cycle Review (OCR) of the People's 
Republic of China (China) under section 182 of the Trade Act of 1974 
(Trade Act) (19 U.S.C. 2242), commonly referred to as the ``Special 
301'' provision of the Trade Act.

DATES: Submissions must be received on or before 5 p.m. on Monday, 
February 14, 2005.

ADDRESSES: Comments should be addressed to Sybia Harrison, Special 
Assistant to the Section 301 Committee, and sent (i) electronically, to 
FR0446@ustr.eop.gov, with ``Special 301 Out-of-Cycle Review'' in the 
subject line, or (ii) by fax, to (202) 395-9458, with a confirmation 
copy sent electronically to the e-mail address above.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ronald Meyers, Director of 
Intellectual Property and China, at (202) 395-9549, Angela Davis, 
Director of China Affairs, at (202) 395-3900, or Stanford McCoy, 
Assistant General Counsel, at (202) 395-3581, Office of the United 
States Trade Representative.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On May 3, 2004, the Office of the United 
States Trade Representative (USTR) announced the results of the 2004 
Special 301 review and stated that an OCR would be conducted in early 
2005 to assess China's actions to implement effectively the commitments 
it undertook under the Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT), 
its WTO commitments, and a 1995 bilateral intellectual property 
agreement with the United States (including additional commitments made 
in 1996). On December 14, 2004, USTR requested written comments from 
the public concerning the acts, policies, and practices relevant for 
this review under section 182 of the Trade Act (69 FR 74561). The 
original deadline for submissions was Monday, January 31, 2005. In 
order to afford members of the public the fullest possible opportunity 
to respond to this request, USTR is extending the deadline for 
submissions by two weeks, to Monday, February 14, 2005. For details 
concerning the information requested and requirements for comments, 
respondents are asked to refer to the USTR request for written 
submissions from the public published in the Federal Register on 
December 14, 2004 (69 FR 74561).

James Mendenhall,
Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Services, Investment, and 
Intellectual Property.
[FR Doc. 05-1883 Filed 2-1-05; 8:45 am]
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