Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Free Trade Agreements, 38093 [E7-13509]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 133 / Thursday, July 12, 2007 / Notices rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES 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) 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 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: Haitian Hemispheric Opportunity Through Partnership Encouragement (‘‘HOPE’’) Act of 2006. OMB Number: 1651–0129. Form Number: None. Abstract: The Haiti HOPE Act is a trade program that provides for dutyfree treatment of certain apparel articles and certain wire harness automotive components from Haiti. Current Actions: There are no changes to the information collection. This submission is being submitted to extend the expiration date. Type of Review: Extension (without change). Affected Public: Businesses. Estimated Number of Respondents: 34. Estimated Time Per Respondent: 39.2 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,333. Estimated Total Annualized Cost on the Public: N/A. Dated: July 5, 2007. Tracey Denning, Agency Clearance Officer, Information Services Group. [FR Doc. E7–13508 Filed 7–11–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:42 Jul 11, 2007 Jkt 211001 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Customs and Border Protection Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Free Trade Agreements Notice and request for comments. ACTION: SUMMARY: 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 Free Trade Agreements. 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)). DATES: Written comments should be received on or before September 10, 2007 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Information Services Branch, Room 3.2.C, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20229. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information should be directed to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Attn.: Tracey Denning, Room 3.2.C, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20229, Tel. (202) 344– 1429. SUPPLEMENTARY 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) 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 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 PO 00000 Frm 00037 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 38093 concerning the following information collection: Title: Free Trade Agreements. OMB Number: 1651–0117. Form Number: None. Abstract: Free Trade Agreements are established to reduce and eliminate barriers, strengthen and develop economic relations, and to lay the foundations for further cooperation. These Agreements establish free trade by reduced duty-treatment on imported goods. Current Actions: There are no changes to the information collection. This submission is being submitted to extend the expiration date. Type of Review: Extension (without change). Affected Public: Businesses. Estimated Number of Respondents: 109,000. Estimated Time Per Respondent: 12 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 21,000. Estimated Total Annualized Cost on the Public: N/A. Dated: July 5, 2007. Tracey Denning, Agency Clearance Officer, Information Services Group. [FR Doc. E7–13509 Filed 7–11–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Customs and Border Protection Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Declaration by the Person Who Performed the Processing of Goods Abroad Notice and request for comments. ACTION: SUMMARY: 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 Declaration by the Person Who Performed the Processing of Goods Abroad. 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)). DATES: Written comments should be received on or before September 10, 2007, to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Information Services Group, Room 3.2.C, Attn.: Tracey Denning, 1300 E:\FR\FM\12JYN1.SGM 12JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 133 (Thursday, July 12, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Page 38093]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-13509]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Customs and Border Protection


Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Free Trade Agreements

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: 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 Free Trade Agreements. 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)).

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before September 10, 
2007 to be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to the U.S. Customs and Border 
Protection, Information Services Branch, Room 3.2.C, 1300 Pennsylvania 
Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20229.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information 
should be directed to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Attn.: Tracey 
Denning, Room 3.2.C, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 
20229, Tel. (202) 344-1429.

SUPPLEMENTARY 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) 
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 
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: Free Trade Agreements.
    OMB Number: 1651-0117.
    Form Number: None.
    Abstract: Free Trade Agreements are established to reduce and 
eliminate barriers, strengthen and develop economic relations, and to 
lay the foundations for further cooperation. These Agreements establish 
free trade by reduced duty-treatment on imported goods.
    Current Actions: There are no changes to the information 
collection. This submission is being submitted to extend the expiration 
date.
    Type of Review: Extension (without change).
    Affected Public: Businesses.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 109,000.
    Estimated Time Per Respondent: 12 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 21,000.
    Estimated Total Annualized Cost on the Public: N/A.

    Dated: July 5, 2007.
Tracey Denning,
Agency Clearance Officer, Information Services Group.
 [FR Doc. E7-13509 Filed 7-11-07; 8:45 am]
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