Application and Renewal Fees Imposed on Surety Companies and Reinsuring Companies; Increase in Fees Imposed, 1683-1684 [2010-256]

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SUMMARY: The Financial Management Service, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on a continuing information collection. By this notice, the Financial Management VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:14 Jan 11, 2010 Jkt 220001 Service solicits comments concerning the form ‘‘Assignment Form.’’ DATES: Written comments should be received on or before March 15, 2010. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Financial Management Service, Records and Information Management Branch, Room 135, 3700 East West Highway, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the form(s) and instructions should be directed to Kevin McIntyre, Manager, Judgment Fund Branch, 3700 East West Highway, Room 6E15, Hyattsville, MD 20782, (202) 874–6664. 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[FR Doc. 2010–262 Filed 1–11–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–35–M DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Fiscal Service Application and Renewal Fees Imposed on Surety Companies and Reinsuring Companies; Increase in Fees Imposed AGENCY: Financial Management Service, Fiscal Service, Department of the Treasury. ACTION: Application and renewal fees imposed on surety companies and reinsuring companies; Increase in fees imposed. SUMMARY: Effective December 31, 2009, The Department of the Treasury, Financial Management Service, is increasing the fees it imposes on and collects from surety companies and reinsuring companies. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Surety Bond Branch at (202) 874–6850. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The fees imposed and collected, as referred to in 31 CFR 223.22, cover the costs incurred by the Government for services performed relative to qualifying corporate sureties to write Federal business. These fees are determined in accordance with the Office of Management and Budget Circular A–25, as amended. The change in fees is the result of a thorough analysis of costs associated with the Surety Bond Branch. The new fee rate schedule is as follows: (1) Examination of a company’s application for a Certificate of Authority as an acceptable surety or as an acceptable reinsuring company on Federal bonds—$8,850. (2) Determination of a company’s continued qualification for annual renewal of its Certificate of Authority— $5,200. (3) Examination of a company’s application for recognition as an Admitted Reinsurer (except on excess risks running to the United States)— $3,125. (4) Determination of a company’s continued qualification for annual renewal of its authority as an Admitted Reinsurer—$2,220. 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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 7 (Tuesday, January 12, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Pages 1683-1684]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-256]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Fiscal Service


Application and Renewal Fees Imposed on Surety Companies and 
Reinsuring Companies; Increase in Fees Imposed

AGENCY: Financial Management Service, Fiscal Service, Department of the 
Treasury.

ACTION: Application and renewal fees imposed on surety companies and 
reinsuring companies; Increase in fees imposed.

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SUMMARY: Effective December 31, 2009, The Department of the Treasury, 
Financial Management Service, is increasing the fees it imposes on and 
collects from surety companies and reinsuring companies.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Surety Bond Branch at (202) 874-6850.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The fees imposed and collected, as referred 
to in 31 CFR 223.22, cover the costs incurred by the Government for 
services performed relative to qualifying corporate sureties to write 
Federal business. These fees are determined in accordance with the 
Office of Management and Budget Circular A-25, as amended. The change 
in fees is the result of a thorough analysis of costs associated with 
the Surety Bond Branch.
    The new fee rate schedule is as follows:
    (1) Examination of a company's application for a Certificate of 
Authority as an acceptable surety or as an acceptable reinsuring 
company on Federal bonds--$8,850.
    (2) Determination of a company's continued qualification for annual 
renewal of its Certificate of Authority--$5,200.
    (3) Examination of a company's application for recognition as an 
Admitted Reinsurer (except on excess risks running to the United 
States)--$3,125.
    (4) Determination of a company's continued qualification for annual 
renewal of its authority as an Admitted Reinsurer--$2,220.
    Questions concerning this notice should be directed to the Surety 
Bond Branch, Financial Accounting and Services Division, Financial 
Management Service, Department of the

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Treasury, 3700 East West Highway, Room 6F01, Hyattsville, MD 20782, 
Telephone (202) 874-6850.

    Dated: December 22, 2009.
David Rebich,
Assistant Commissioner for Management (CFO), Financial Management 
Service.
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