In the Matter of the Designation of the Moroccan Islamic Combatant Group aka Groupe Islamique Combattant Marocain (GICM) and All Associated Aliases as a Foreign Terrorist Organization Pursuant to Section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as Amended, 32000 [2013-12611]

Download as PDF mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 32000 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 102 / Tuesday, May 28, 2013 / Notices • Originating Office: Office of Iranian Affairs, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs (NEA/IR). • Form Number: DS–4100. • Respondents: Potential grantees and participants for Iran programs. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 200. • Estimated Number of Responses: 200. • Average Time per Response: 1 hour. • Total Estimated Burden Time: 200 hours. • Frequency: On occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Required to obtain or retain a benefit. We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department to: • Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is necessary for the proper functions of the Department. • Evaluate the accuracy of our estimate of the time and cost burden for this proposed collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used. • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. • Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Please note that comments submitted in response to this Notice are public record. Before including any detailed personal information, you should be aware that your comments as submitted, including your personal information, will be available for public review. Abstract of proposed collection: Awarding grants is a key component of the State Department’s Iran policy. As a condition of licensing these activities, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) requires the Department to conduct potential Iran program grantees and sub-grantees for counter-terrorism purposes. To conduct this vetting, the Department collects information from grantees and sub-grantees regarding the identity and background of their key employees, boards of directors and program participants. Methodology: We will collect this information either through fax or electronic submission. Dated: May 17, 2013. Danika Walters, Program Director, Office of Iranian Affairs, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, Department of State. DEPARTMENT OF STATE DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 8338] [Public Notice 8334] Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: ‘‘Before and After the Horizon: Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes’’ In the Matter of the Designation of the Moroccan Islamic Combatant Group aka Groupe Islamique Combattant Marocain (GICM) and All Associated Aliases as a Foreign Terrorist Organization Pursuant to Section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as Amended SUMMARY: 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 (and, as appropriate, Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003), I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition ‘‘Before and after the Horizon: Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes,’’ imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to loan agreements with the foreign owners or custodians. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at the National Museum of the American Indian, New York, New York, from on or about August 3, 2013, until on or about June 15, 2014, 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, including a list of the exhibit objects, 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. Dated: May 20, 2013. J. Adam Ereli, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State. [FR Doc. 2013–12606 Filed 5–24–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–05–P Jkt 229001 [FR Doc. 2013–12611 Filed 5–24–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–10–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 8333] PO 00000 Determination and Certification Under Section 40A of the Arms Export Control Act Pursuant to section 40A of the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2781), and Executive Order 13637, as amended, I hereby determine and certify to the Congress that the following countries are not cooperating fully with United States antiterrorism efforts: Cuba Eritrea Iran Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK, or North Korea) Syria Venezuela This determination and certification shall be transmitted to the Congress and published in the Federal Register. BILLING CODE 4710–31–P 17:46 May 24, 2013 Dated: May 13, 2013. John F. Kerry, Secretary of State. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: [FR Doc. 2013–12607 Filed 5–24–13; 8:45 am] VerDate Mar<15>2010 Based upon a review of the Administrative Record assembled in this matter, and in consultation with the Attorney General and the Secretary of the Treasury, I conclude that the circumstances that were the basis for the designation of Moroccan Islamic Combatant Group as foreign terrorist organization have changed in such a manner as to warrant revocation of the designation. Therefore, I hereby determine that the designation of the Moroccan Islamic Combatant Group as a foreign terrorist organization, pursuant to Section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as amended (8 U.S.C. 1189), shall be revoked. This determination shall be published in the Federal Register. Frm 00117 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\28MYN1.SGM 28MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 102 (Tuesday, May 28, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Page 32000]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-12611]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice 8334]


In the Matter of the Designation of the Moroccan Islamic 
Combatant Group aka Groupe Islamique Combattant Marocain (GICM) and All 
Associated Aliases as a Foreign Terrorist Organization Pursuant to 
Section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as Amended

    Based upon a review of the Administrative Record assembled in this 
matter, and in consultation with the Attorney General and the Secretary 
of the Treasury, I conclude that the circumstances that were the basis 
for the designation of Moroccan Islamic Combatant Group as foreign 
terrorist organization have changed in such a manner as to warrant 
revocation of the designation.
    Therefore, I hereby determine that the designation of the Moroccan 
Islamic Combatant Group as a foreign terrorist organization, pursuant 
to Section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as amended (8 
U.S.C. 1189), shall be revoked.
    This determination shall be published in the Federal Register.

    Dated: May 13, 2013.
John F. Kerry,
Secretary of State.
[FR Doc. 2013-12611 Filed 5-24-13; 8:45 am]
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