Notice of Proposal To Extend the Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Peru Concerning the Imposition of Import Restrictions on Archaeological Material From Pre-Hispanic Cultures and Certain Ethnological Material From the Colonial Period of Peru, 76477 [2011-31409]

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On November 1, 2011, a notice was published in the Federal Register (76 FR 67531) announcing the initiation of the 2011 Annual GSP Product and Country Practices Review and setting out the deadlines for the submission of petitions to modify the list of products that are eligible for duty-free treatment under the GSP program and to modify the GSP status of certain GSP beneficiary developing countries because of country practices. The deadline for submission of country practice petitions and for submission of product petitions, except for those requesting competitive need limitation (CNL) waivers, was December 5, 2011. The deadline for submission of petitions requesting CNL waivers was December 16, 2011. This notice extends the deadlines for the submission of all petitions for the 2011 Annual Review to 5 p.m., December 30, 2011. Decisions on which of the petitions that are submitted are accepted for review will be announced in the Federal Register at later dates. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tameka Cooper, GSP Program, Office of the United States Trade Representative, 600 17th Street NW., Washington, DC 20508. The telephone number is (202) 395–6971; the fax number is (202) 395– 9674, and the email address is Tameka_Cooper@ustr.eop.gov. SUMMARY: DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 7657] Notice of Proposal To Extend the Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Peru Concerning the Imposition of Import Restrictions on Archaeological Material From PreHispanic Cultures and Certain Ethnological Material From the Colonial Period of Peru The Government of the Republic of Peru has informed the Government of the United States of America of its interest in an extension of the Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Peru Concerning the Imposition of Import Restrictions on Archaeological Material from PreHispanic Cultures and Certain Ethnological Material from the Colonial Period of Peru (MOU). Pursuant to the authority vested in the Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural Affairs, and pursuant to the requirement under 19 U.S.C. 2602(f)(1), an extension of this Memorandum of Understanding is hereby proposed. Pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 2602(f)(2), the views and recommendations of the Cultural Property Advisory Committee regarding this proposal will be requested. A copy of the MOU, the Designated List of restricted categories of material, PO 00000 Frm 00119 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 76477 E:\FR\FM\07DEN1.SGM 07DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 235 (Wednesday, December 7, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Page 76477]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-31409]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice 7657]


Notice of Proposal To Extend the Memorandum of Understanding 
Between the Government of the United States of America and the 
Government of the Republic of Peru Concerning the Imposition of Import 
Restrictions on Archaeological Material From Pre-Hispanic Cultures and 
Certain Ethnological Material From the Colonial Period of Peru

    The Government of the Republic of Peru has informed the Government 
of the United States of America of its interest in an extension of the 
Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the United States 
of America and the Government of the Republic of Peru Concerning the 
Imposition of Import Restrictions on Archaeological Material from Pre-
Hispanic Cultures and Certain Ethnological Material from the Colonial 
Period of Peru (MOU).
    Pursuant to the authority vested in the Assistant Secretary for 
Educational and Cultural Affairs, and pursuant to the requirement under 
19 U.S.C. 2602(f)(1), an extension of this Memorandum of Understanding 
is hereby proposed.
    Pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 2602(f)(2), the views and recommendations of 
the Cultural Property Advisory Committee regarding this proposal will 
be requested.
    A copy of the MOU, the Designated List of restricted categories of 
material, and related information can be found at the following Web 
site: http://exchanges.state.gov/heritage/culprop.

    Dated: November 30, 2011.
Adam Ereli,
Acting Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, 
Department of State.
[FR Doc. 2011-31409 Filed 12-6-11; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4710-05-P