Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Cost Submission, 59105 [E7-20509]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 201 / Thursday, October 18, 2007 / Notices Written comments should be received on or before December 17, 2007 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Information Services Group, Attn.: Tracey Denning, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Room 3.2.C Washington, DC 20229. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information should be directed to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Attn.: Tracey Denning, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Room 3.2C, 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 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: CBP Regulations for Customhouse Brokers. OMB Number: 1651–0034. Form Number: N/A. Abstract: This information is collected to ensure regulatory compliance for Customhouse brokers. 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, Individuals, Institutions. Estimated Number of Respondents: 6,933. Estimated Time per Respondent: 43 minutes. mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Aug<31>2005 21:55 Oct 17, 2007 Jkt 214001 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 5,017. Estimated Total Annualized Cost on the Public: $961,833. Dated: October 11, 2007. Tracey Denning, Agency Clearance Officer, Information Services Group. [FR Doc. E7–20508 Filed 10–17–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Cost Submission 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 Cost Submission. 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 December 17, 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 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20229. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information should be directed 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 (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 PO 00000 Frm 00037 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 59105 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 CBP is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection: Title: Cost Submission. OMB Number: 1651–0028. Form Number: CBP Form–247. Abstract: CBP Form–247 is used by importers to furnish cost information to CBP which serves as the basis to establish the appraised value of imported merchandise. Abstract: CBP Form–247 is used by importers to furnish cost information to CBP which serves as the basis to establish the appraised value of imported merchandise. 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, Institutions. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,000. Estimated Time Per Respondent: 50 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 50,000. Estimated Total Annualized Cost on the Public: N/A. Dated: October 11, 2007. Tracey Denning, Agency Clearance Officer, Information Services Group. [FR Doc. E7–20509 Filed 10–17–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection Announcement of National Customs Automation Program Test Concerning Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Entry Summary, Accounts and Revenue Capabilities U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: General notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This document announces Custom and Border Protection’s (CBP’s) E:\FR\FM\18OCN1.SGM 18OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Customs and Border Protection


Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Cost Submission

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 Cost Submission. 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 December 17, 
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 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20229.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information 
should be directed 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 (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 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: Cost Submission.
    OMB Number: 1651-0028.
    Form Number: CBP Form-247.
    Abstract: CBP Form-247 is used by importers to furnish cost 
information to CBP which serves as the basis to establish the appraised 
value of imported merchandise.
    Abstract: CBP Form-247 is used by importers to furnish cost 
information to CBP which serves as the basis to establish the appraised 
value of imported merchandise.
    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, Institutions.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,000.
    Estimated Time Per Respondent: 50 hours.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 50,000.
    Estimated Total Annualized Cost on the Public: N/A.

    Dated: October 11, 2007.
Tracey Denning,
Agency Clearance Officer, Information Services Group.
[FR Doc. E7-20509 Filed 10-17-07; 8:45 am]
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