60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collections: Ten Information Collections, 38450-38452 [2011-16455]

Download as PDF 38450 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 126 / Thursday, June 30, 2011 / Notices Number of respondents Internet application method BEVE ............................................................................................................... iBEVE ............................................................................................................... Totals ........................................................................................................ 2. Authorization to Obtain Earnings Data From the Social Security Administration—0960–0602 SSA collects information on Form SSA–581 to identify the earnings record, verify authorized access to the earnings record, and produce an itemized statement for release to the proper party. The respondents are various private or public organizations, or agencies needing detailed earnings information. Type of Request: Revision of an OMBapproved information collection. 870,958 1,007,744 1,878,702 When determining the effects of a child’s impairment(s), SSA obtains information about the child’s Note: This is a correction notice. On April 6, 2011, at 76 FR 19175, SSA published a notice for this collection in which we inadvertently omitted the burden hours for both the electronic and paper version of Form SSA–5665–BK. Faye Lipsky, Reports Clearance Officer, Center for Reports Clearance, Social Security Administration. [FR Doc. 2011–16421 Filed 6–29–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4191–02–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice: 7512] 60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collections: Ten Information Collections Notice of request for public comments. ACTION: The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the information collections described below. The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for public comments in the Federal Register preceding submission to OMB. We are conducting this process in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 16:24 Jun 29, 2011 Jkt 223001 Average burden per response (minutes) 1 1 1 ........................ 40 40 30 ........................ • Title of Information Collection: Application/License for Permanent Export of Unclassified Defense Articles and Related Unclassified Technical Data • OMB Control Number: 1405–0003 • Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved Collection • Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC • Form Number: DSP–5 • Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations • Estimated Number of Respondents: 2,500 • Estimated Number of Responses: 56,000 • Average Hours per Response: 1 hour • Total Estimated Burden: 56,000 hours • Frequency: On Occasion • Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits • Title of Information Collection: Application/License for Temporary Import of Unclassified Defense Articles • OMB Control Number: 1405–0013 • Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved Collection • Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC • Form Number: DSP–61 PO 00000 Frm 00103 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 5 4 — Frequency of response Number of respondents 388,581 11,419 397,000 797,000 Average burden per response (minutes) Total annual burden (hours) 72,580 67,183 139,763 functioning from teachers, parents, and others who observe the child on a daily basis. SSA obtains results of formal testing, teacher reports, therapy progress notes, individualized education programs, and other records of a child’s educational aptitude and achievement using Forms SSA–5665 and SSA–5666. The respondents are parents, teachers, and other education personnel. Type of Request: Revision of an OMBapproved information collection. 3. Teacher Questionnaire and Request for Administrative Information—20 CFR 416.1103(f)—0960–0646 SSA–5665–BK (electronic) .............................................................................. SSA–5665–BK (paper) .................................................................................... SSA–5666 ........................................................................................................ Totals ........................................................................................................ VerDate Mar<15>2010 1 1 — Number of Respondents: 32,000. Frequency of Response: 1. Average Burden per Response: 2 minutes. Estimated Annual Burden: 1,067 hours. Form No. SUMMARY: Frequency of response Total annual burden (hours) 259,054 7,613 198,500 465,167 • Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations • Estimated Number of Respondents: 240 • Estimated Number of Responses: 1,500 • Average Hours per Response: 30 minutes • Total Estimated Burden: 750 hours • Frequency: On Occasion • Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits • Title of Information Collection: Application/License for Temporary Export of Unclassified Defense Articles • OMB Control Number: 1405–0023 • Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved Collection • Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC • Form Number: DSP–73 • Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations • Estimated Number of Respondents: 510 • Estimated Number of Responses: 5,000 • Average Hours per Response: 1 hour • Total Estimated Burden: 5,000 hours • Frequency: On Occasion • Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits E:\FR\FM\30JNN1.SGM 30JNN1 srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 126 / Thursday, June 30, 2011 / Notices • Title of Information Collection: Non-Transfer and Use Certificate • OMB Control Number: 1405–0021 • Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved Collection • Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC • Form Number: DSP–83 • Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations • Estimated Number of Respondents: 2,600 • Estimated Number of Responses: 9,400 • Average Hours per Response: 1 hour • Total Estimated Burden: 9,400 hours • Frequency: On Occasion • Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits • Title of Information Collection: Application/License for Permanent/ Temporary Export or Temporary Import of Classified Defense Articles and Classified Technical Data • OMB Control Number: 1405–0022 • Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved Collection • Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC • Form Number: DSP–85 • Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations • Estimated Number of Respondents: 35 • Estimated Number of Responses: 300 • Average Hours per Response: 30 minutes • Total Estimated Burden: 150 hours • Frequency: On Occasion • Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits • Title of Information Collection: Authority to Export Defense Articles and Services Sold under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Program • OMB Control Number: 1405–0051 • Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved Collection • Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC • Form Number: DSP–94 • Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations • Estimated Number of Respondents: 250 • Estimated Number of Responses: 2,500 • Average Hours per Response: 30 minutes • Total Estimated Burden: 1,250 hours • Frequency: On Occasion VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:24 Jun 29, 2011 Jkt 223001 • Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits • Title of Information Collection: Application for Amendment to License for Export or Import of Classified or Unclassified Defense Articles and Related Technical Data • OMB Control Number: 1405–0092 • Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved Collection • Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC • Form Numbers: DSP–6, DSP–62, DSP–74, DSP–84, DSP–119 • Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations • Estimated Number of Respondents: 700 • Estimated Number of Responses: 7,500 • Average Hours per Response: 30 minutes • Total Estimated Burden: 3,750 hours • Frequency: On Occasion • Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits • Title of Information Collection: Request for Approval of Manufacturing License Agreements, Technical Assistance Agreements, and Other Agreements • OMB Control Number: 1405–0093 • Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved Collection • Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC • Form Number: None • Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations • Estimated Number of Respondents: 650 • Estimated Number of Responses: 8,200 • Average Hours per Response: 2 hours • Total Estimated Burden: 16,400 hours • Frequency: On Occasion • Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits • Title of Information Collection: Statement of Political Contributions, Fees, or Commissions in Connection with the Sale of Defense Articles or Services • OMB Control Number: 1405–0025 • Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved Collection • Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC • Form Number: None • Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations • Estimated Number of Respondents: 800 PO 00000 Frm 00104 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 38451 • Estimated Number of Responses: 2,000 • Average Hours per Response: 1 hour • Total Estimated Burden: 2,000 hours • Frequency: On Occasion • Obligation to Respond: Mandatory • Title of Information Collection: Maintenance of Records by Registrant • OMB Control Number: 1405–0111 • Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved Collection • Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC • Form Number: None • Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations • Estimated Number of Respondents: 9,600 • Estimated Number of Responses: 9,600 • Average Hours per Response: 20 hours • Total Estimated Burden: 192,000 hours • Frequency: On Occasion • Obligation to Respond: Mandatory DATES: The Department will accept comments from the public up to 60 days from June 30, 2011. ADDRESSES: Comments and questions should be directed to Nicholas Memos, Office of Defense Trade Controls Policy, Department of State, who may be reached via the following methods: • E-mail: memosni@state.gov. • Fax: (202) 261–8199. You must include the information collection title in the subject line of your submission. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Direct requests for additional information regarding the collections listed in this notice, including requests for copies of the information collection and supporting documents, to Nicholas. Memos, PM/DDTC, SA–1, 12th Floor, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, U.S. Department of State, Washington, DC 20522–0112, who may be reached via phone at (202) 663–2804, or via e-mail at memosni@state.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department to: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of 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. E:\FR\FM\30JNN1.SGM 30JNN1 38452 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 126 / Thursday, June 30, 2011 / Notices • 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 collections: The export, temporary import, and temporary export of defense articles, defense services and related technical data are licensed by the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls in accordance with the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (22 CFR parts 120–130) and Section 38 of the Arms Export Control Act. Persons desiring to engage in the export or temporary import of defense articles, defense services, and related technical data must submit an application or written request to conduct the transaction to the Department to obtain a decision whether it is in the interests of U.S. foreign policy and national security to approve the transaction. Additionally, registered manufacturers and exporters must maintain records of defense trade activities for five years. Methodology: These forms/ information collections may be sent to the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls via the following methods: Electronically, mail, personal delivery, and/or fax. Dated: June 23, 2011. Robert S. Kovac, Managing Director of Defense Trade Controls, Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, U.S. Department of State. [FR Doc. 2011–16455 Filed 6–29–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–25–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE Culturally Significant Object Imported for Exhibition Determinations: ‘‘King Amenemhet II’’ Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, and Delegation of Authority No. 236–3 of August 28, 2000, I hereby determine that the object to be included in the exhibition ‘‘King Amenemhet II,’’ imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, is of cultural significance. The object is imported pursuant to a loan agreement with the foreign owner or custodian. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: 16:24 Jun 29, 2011 Dated: June 22, 2011. Ann Stock, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State. [FR Doc. 2011–16453 Filed 6–29–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–05–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Railroad Administration [Docket No. FRA–2011–0001–N–9] Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request Federal Railroad Administration, (FRA), Department of Transportation (DOT). ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice announces that the Information Collection Requirement (ICR) abstracted below is being forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and its expected burden. The Federal Register notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection of information was published on April 20, 2011 (76 FR 22165). SUMMARY: [Public Notice 7511] VerDate Mar<15>2010 object at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, from on or about July 15, 2011, until on or about July 15, 2021, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. I have ordered that Public Notice of these Determinations be published in the Federal Register. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information, including a description of the exhibit object, contact Paul W. Manning, Attorney-Adviser, Office of the Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State (telephone: 202– 632–6469). The mailing address is U.S. Department of State, SA–5, L/PD, Fifth Floor (Suite 5H03), Washington, DC 20522–0505. Jkt 223001 Comments must be submitted on or before August 1, 2011. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Robert Brogan, Office of Safety, Planning and Evaluation Division, RRS– 21, Federal Railroad Administration, 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE., 3rd Floor, Mail Stop 25, Washington, DC 20590 (telephone: (202) 493–6292), or Ms. Kimberly Toone, Office of Information DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00105 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Technology, RAD–20, Federal Railroad Administration, 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE, 3rd Floor, Mail Stop 35, Washington, DC 20590 (telephone: (202) 493–6132). (These telephone numbers are not toll-free.) SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), Public Law 104–13, Section 2, 109 Stat. 163 (1995) (codified as revised at 44 U.S.C. 3501–3520), and its implementing regulations, 5 CFR Part 1320, require Federal agencies to issue two notices seeking public comment on information collection activities before OMB may approve paperwork packages. 44 U.S.C. 3506, 3507; 5 CFR 1320.5, 1320.8(d)(1), 1320.12. On April 20, 2011, FRA published a 60-day notice in the Federal Register soliciting comment on this ICR for which the agency was seeking OMB approval. 76 FR 22165. FRA received no comments in response to this notice. Before OMB decides whether to approve these proposed collections of information, it must provide 30 days for public comment. 44 U.S.C. 3507(b); 5 CFR 1320.12(d). Federal law requires OMB to approve or disapprove paperwork packages between 30 and 60 days after the 30 day notice is published. 44 U.S.C. 3507 (b)–(c); 5 CFR 1320.12(d); see also 60 FR 44978, 44983, Aug. 29, 1995. OMB believes that the 30 day notice informs the regulated community to file relevant comments and affords the agency adequate time to digest public comments before it renders a decision. 60 FR 44983, Aug. 29, 1995. Therefore, respondents should submit their respective comments to OMB within 30 days of publication to best ensure having their full effect. 5 CFR 1320.12(c); see also 60 FR 44983, Aug. 29, 1995. The summary below describes the nature of the information collection requirement (ICR) and the expected burden for the ICR being submitted for clearance by OMB as required by the PRA. Title: Implementation for Capital Grants for Rail Line Relocation and Improvement Projects. OMB Control Number: 2130–0578. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Businesses. Abstract: Section 9002 of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA–LU) (Pub. L. 109–59, August 10, 2005) amends chapter 201 of Title 49 of the United States Code by adding section 20154. Section 20154 authorizes—but does not appropriate— $350,000,000 per year for each of the E:\FR\FM\30JNN1.SGM 30JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 126 (Thursday, June 30, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Pages 38450-38452]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-16455]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice: 7512]


60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collections: Ten 
Information Collections

ACTION: Notice of request for public comments.

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SUMMARY: The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB) approval for the information collections described below. 
The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for public comments in 
the Federal Register preceding submission to OMB. We are conducting 
this process in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
     Title of Information Collection: Application/License for 
Permanent Export of Unclassified Defense Articles and Related 
Unclassified Technical Data
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0003
     Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved 
Collection
     Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, 
Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC
     Form Number: DSP-5
     Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 2,500
     Estimated Number of Responses: 56,000
     Average Hours per Response: 1 hour
     Total Estimated Burden: 56,000 hours
     Frequency: On Occasion
     Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits

     Title of Information Collection: Application/License for 
Temporary Import of Unclassified Defense Articles
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0013
     Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved 
Collection
     Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, 
Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC
     Form Number: DSP-61
     Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 240
     Estimated Number of Responses: 1,500
     Average Hours per Response: 30 minutes
     Total Estimated Burden: 750 hours
     Frequency: On Occasion
     Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits

     Title of Information Collection: Application/License for 
Temporary Export of Unclassified Defense Articles
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0023
     Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved 
Collection
     Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, 
Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC
     Form Number: DSP-73
     Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 510
     Estimated Number of Responses: 5,000
     Average Hours per Response: 1 hour
     Total Estimated Burden: 5,000 hours
     Frequency: On Occasion
     Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits


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     Title of Information Collection: Non-Transfer and Use 
Certificate
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0021
     Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved 
Collection
     Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, 
Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC
     Form Number: DSP-83
     Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 2,600
     Estimated Number of Responses: 9,400
     Average Hours per Response: 1 hour
     Total Estimated Burden: 9,400 hours
     Frequency: On Occasion
     Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits

     Title of Information Collection: Application/License for 
Permanent/Temporary Export or Temporary Import of Classified Defense 
Articles and Classified Technical Data
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0022
     Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved 
Collection
     Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, 
Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC
     Form Number: DSP-85
     Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 35
     Estimated Number of Responses: 300
     Average Hours per Response: 30 minutes
     Total Estimated Burden: 150 hours
     Frequency: On Occasion
     Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits

     Title of Information Collection: Authority to Export 
Defense Articles and Services Sold under the Foreign Military Sales 
(FMS) Program
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0051
     Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved 
Collection
     Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, 
Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC
     Form Number: DSP-94
     Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 250
     Estimated Number of Responses: 2,500
     Average Hours per Response: 30 minutes
     Total Estimated Burden: 1,250 hours
     Frequency: On Occasion
     Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits

     Title of Information Collection: Application for Amendment 
to License for Export or Import of Classified or Unclassified Defense 
Articles and Related Technical Data
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0092
     Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved 
Collection
     Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, 
Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC
     Form Numbers: DSP-6, DSP-62, DSP-74, DSP-84, DSP-119
     Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 700
     Estimated Number of Responses: 7,500
     Average Hours per Response: 30 minutes
     Total Estimated Burden: 3,750 hours
     Frequency: On Occasion
     Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits

     Title of Information Collection: Request for Approval of 
Manufacturing License Agreements, Technical Assistance Agreements, and 
Other Agreements
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0093
     Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved 
Collection
     Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, 
Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC
     Form Number: None
     Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 650
     Estimated Number of Responses: 8,200
     Average Hours per Response: 2 hours
     Total Estimated Burden: 16,400 hours
     Frequency: On Occasion
     Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain Benefits

     Title of Information Collection: Statement of Political 
Contributions, Fees, or Commissions in Connection with the Sale of 
Defense Articles or Services
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0025
     Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved 
Collection
     Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, 
Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC
     Form Number: None
     Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 800
     Estimated Number of Responses: 2,000
     Average Hours per Response: 1 hour
     Total Estimated Burden: 2,000 hours
     Frequency: On Occasion
     Obligation to Respond: Mandatory

     Title of Information Collection: Maintenance of Records by 
Registrant
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0111
     Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved 
Collection
     Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, 
Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, PM/DDTC
     Form Number: None
     Respondents: Business and Nonprofit Organizations
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 9,600
     Estimated Number of Responses: 9,600
     Average Hours per Response: 20 hours
     Total Estimated Burden: 192,000 hours
     Frequency: On Occasion
     Obligation to Respond: Mandatory

DATES: The Department will accept comments from the public up to 60 
days from June 30, 2011.

ADDRESSES: Comments and questions should be directed to Nicholas Memos, 
Office of Defense Trade Controls Policy, Department of State, who may 
be reached via the following methods:
     E-mail: memosni@state.gov.
     Fax: (202) 261-8199.
    You must include the information collection title in the subject 
line of your submission.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Direct requests for additional 
information regarding the collections listed in this notice, including 
requests for copies of the information collection and supporting 
documents, to Nicholas. Memos, PM/DDTC, SA-1, 12th Floor, Directorate 
of Defense Trade Controls, Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, U.S. 
Department of State, Washington, DC 20522-0112, who may be reached via 
phone at (202) 663-2804, or via e-mail at memosni@state.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department to:
     Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of 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.

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     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 collections: The export, temporary import, and 
temporary export of defense articles, defense services and related 
technical data are licensed by the Directorate of Defense Trade 
Controls in accordance with the International Traffic in Arms 
Regulations (22 CFR parts 120-130) and Section 38 of the Arms Export 
Control Act. Persons desiring to engage in the export or temporary 
import of defense articles, defense services, and related technical 
data must submit an application or written request to conduct the 
transaction to the Department to obtain a decision whether it is in the 
interests of U.S. foreign policy and national security to approve the 
transaction. Additionally, registered manufacturers and exporters must 
maintain records of defense trade activities for five years.
    Methodology: These forms/information collections may be sent to the 
Directorate of Defense Trade Controls via the following methods: 
Electronically, mail, personal delivery, and/or fax.

    Dated: June 23, 2011.
Robert S. Kovac,
Managing Director of Defense Trade Controls, Bureau of Political-
Military Affairs, U.S. Department of State.
[FR Doc. 2011-16455 Filed 6-29-11; 8:45 am]
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