Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested: Appeals of Background Checks, 66634 [2012-27040]

Download as PDF 66634 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 215 / Tuesday, November 6, 2012 / Notices Summary of Information Collection (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Application for Federal Firearms License. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form Number: ATF F 7 (5310.12). Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Business or other forprofit. Other: None. Need for Collection In accordance with 18 U.S.C. 923(a)(1) each person intending to engage in business as a firearms or ammunition importer or manufacturer, or dealer in firearms shall file an application and pay the required fee with ATF and obtain a license before engaging in business. The information requested on the form will be used to determine eligibility for the license as required by 18 U.S.C. Section 923. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: It is estimated that 13,000 respondents will complete a 1 hour and 15 minute form. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: There are an estimated 16,250 annual total burden hours associated with this collection. If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice Management Division, Department of Justice, Two Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE., Room 3W– 1407B, Washington, DC 20530. Dated: November 1, 2012. Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2012–27039 Filed 11–5–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–FY–P Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives erowe on DSK2VPTVN1PROD with [OMB Number 1140–0081] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested: Appeals of Background Checks 60-day notice. VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:06 Nov 05, 2012 abstract: Primary: Business or other forprofit. Other: Individuals or households. Need for Collection The purpose of this collection is to allow applicants, employees, or other affected personnel the opportunity to appeal in writing the results of a background check conducted to satisfy their eligibility to possess explosive materials. The appeal request must include appropriate documentation or record(s) establishing the legal and/or factual basis for the challenge. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: It is estimated that 500 respondents will spend 2 hours completing the required documentation for the appeal. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: There are an estimated 1,000 annual total burden hours associated with this collection. If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice Management Division, Department of Justice, Two Constitution Square, Room 3W–508, 145 N Street NE., Washington, DC 20530. Dated: November 1, 2012. Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, PRA, U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2012–27040 Filed 11–5–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–FY–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives [OMB Number 1140–0009] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comments Requested: Application To Register as an Importer of U.S. Munitions Import List Articles 60-day notice. Summary of Information Collection DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ACTION: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for ‘‘sixty days’’ until January 7, 2013. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. If you have comments especially on the estimated public burden or associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions or additional information, please contact Christopher Reeves, Chief, Federal Explosives Licensing Center at FELC@atf.gov, (877) 283–3352. Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and —Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Jkt 229001 ACTION: (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Appeals of Background Checks. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form Number: None. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), will be submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for ‘‘sixty days’’ until January 7, 2013. This PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\06NON1.SGM 06NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 215 (Tuesday, November 6, 2012)]
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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

[OMB Number 1140-0081]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comments Requested: Appeals of Background Checks

ACTION: 60-day notice.

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    The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, 
Firearms and Explosives (ATF), will be submitting the following 
information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection is published 
to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are 
encouraged and will be accepted for ``sixty days'' until January 7, 
2013. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
    If you have comments especially on the estimated public burden or 
associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed 
information collection instrument with instructions or additional 
information, please contact Christopher Reeves, Chief, Federal 
Explosives Licensing Center at FELC@atf.gov, (877) 283-3352.
    Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected 
agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are 
encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following 
four points:

--Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary 
for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including 
whether the information will have practical utility;
--Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the 
proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;
--Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and
--Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are 
to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, 
electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic 
submission of responses.

Summary of Information Collection

    (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently 
approved collection.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Appeals of Background Checks.
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form Number: None. 
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract: Primary: Business or other for-profit. Other: 
Individuals or households.

Need for Collection

    The purpose of this collection is to allow applicants, employees, 
or other affected personnel the opportunity to appeal in writing the 
results of a background check conducted to satisfy their eligibility to 
possess explosive materials. The appeal request must include 
appropriate documentation or record(s) establishing the legal and/or 
factual basis for the challenge.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: It is estimated 
that 500 respondents will spend 2 hours completing the required 
documentation for the appeal.
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: There are an estimated 1,000 annual total burden 
hours associated with this collection.
    If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, 
Department Clearance Officer, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice 
Management Division, Department of Justice, Two Constitution Square, 
Room 3W-508, 145 N Street NE., Washington, DC 20530.

    Dated: November 1, 2012.
Jerri Murray,
Department Clearance Officer, PRA, U.S. Department of Justice.
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