Agency Information Collection Activities: Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement, 47473-47474 [2014-19088]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 156 / Wednesday, August 13, 2014 / Notices (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Free Training for Civics and Citizenship of Adults; Civics and Citizenship Toolkit. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the DHS sponsoring the collection: G–1190, OMB–58; USCIS. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals or households. This information is necessary to register for civics and citizenship of adults training and to obtain a civics and citizenship toolkit. (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: Civics and Citizenship Toolkit: 1,200 responses at 10 minutes (.166 hours) per response. Training for Civics and Citizenship of Adults: 1,100 responses at 10 minutes (.166 hours) per response. (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: 383 annual burden hours. If you need a copy of the information collection instrument with supplementary documents, or need additional information, please visit http://www.regulations.gov. We may also be contacted at: USCIS, Office of Policy and Strategy, Regulatory Coordination Division, 20 Massachusetts Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20529–2134; Telephone 202–272–8377. Dated: August 7, 2014. Laura Dawkins, Chief, Regulatory Coordination Division, Office of Policy and Strategy, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. 2014–19101 Filed 8–12–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–97–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection [1651–0125] Agency Information Collection Activities: Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: 30-Day notice and request for comments; extension of an existing collection of information. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) of the Department of Homeland Security will be submitting the following information collection SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:15 Aug 12, 2014 Jkt 232001 request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act: Dominican RepublicCentral America-United States Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA–DR). This is a proposed extension of an information collection that was previously approved. CBP is proposing that this information collection be extended with a change to the burden hours based on recent estimates regarding the number of CAFTA–DR claims filed. There are no changes to the information collected. This document is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. DATES: Written comments should be received on or before September 12, 2014 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on this proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be addressed to the OMB Desk Officer for Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security, and sent via electronic mail to oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395–5806. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information should be directed to Tracey Denning, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, 90 K Street NE., 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20229– 1177, at 202–325–0265. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register (79 FR 31962) on June 3, 2014, allowing for a 60-day comment period. This notice allows for an additional 30 days for public comments. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. CBP invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13; 44 U.S.C. 3507). The comments should address: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimates of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden, including the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology; and (e) the annual costs to respondents or record PO 00000 Frm 00058 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 47473 keepers from the collection of information (total capital/startup costs and operations and maintenance costs). The comments that are submitted will be summarized and included in the CBP request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. In this document, CBP is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection: Title: Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA–DR). OMB Number: 1651–0125. Form Number: None. Abstract: On August 5, 2004, the United States entered into the Dominican Republic-Central AmericaUnited States Free Trade Agreement (also known as CAFTA–DR) with Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua. The Agreement was approved by Congress in section 101(a) of the Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act (Pub. L. 109–53, 119 Stat. 462) (19 U.S.C. 4001) and provides for preferential tariff treatment of certain goods originating in one or more of the CAFTA–DR countries. It was signed into law on August 2, 2005. In order to ascertain if imported goods are eligible for preferential tariff treatment under CAFTA–DR, CBP collects a certification that contains information such as the name and contact information for importer and exporter; information about the producer of the good; a description of the good; the HTSUS tariff classification; and the applicable rule of origin. This collection of information is provided for by 19 CFR 10.583 through 19 CFR 10.592. Guidance on filing claims under CAFTA–DR may be found at: http://www.cbp.gov/sites/default/ files/documents/us_dominican.pdf. Current Actions: This submission is being made to extend the expiration date with a change to the burden hours based on recent estimates of the number of CAFTA–DR claims filed. There are no changes to the information collected. Type of Review: Extension (with change). Affected Public: Businesses. Estimated Number of Respondents: 800. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 3. Estimated Number of Total Annual Responses: 2,400. Estimated Time per Response: 2 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 4,800. E:\FR\FM\13AUN1.SGM 13AUN1 47474 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 156 / Wednesday, August 13, 2014 / Notices Dated: August 6, 2014. Tracey Denning, Agency Clearance Officer, U.S. Customs and Border Protection. [FR Doc. 2014–19088 Filed 8–12–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P Please reference the Web site listed below for a complete listing of CBP approved gaugers and accredited laboratories. http://www.cbp.gov/about/ labs-scientific/commercial-gaugers-andlaboratories. Dated: August 4, 2014. Ira S. Reese, Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY [FR Doc. 2014–19087 Filed 8–12–14; 8:45 am] U.S. Customs and Border Protection BILLING CODE 9111–14–P Notice of Cancellation of Accreditation of St Laboratories Group, LLC, as a Commercial Laboratory U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Cancellation of accreditation of ST Laboratories Group, LLC as a commercial laboratory. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that CBP has cancelled the accreditation of ST Laboratories Group, LLC, to test petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes as of June 20, 2014. DATES: Effective Dates: The cancellation of accreditation of ST Laboratories Group, LLC as a commercial laboratory became effective on June 20, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Approved Gauger and Accredited Laboratories Manager, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Suite 1500N, Washington, DC 20229, tel. 202– 344–1060. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to 19 CFR 151.12 that Customs and Border Protection has cancelled the accreditation of ST Laboratories Group, LLC, 1404 S. Houston Rd., Pasadena, TX 77502, to test petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes for the reasons set forth below. ST Laboratories Group, LLC had been accredited to test petroleum and certain petroleum products as of September 12, 2013. See 79 FR 2680 (January 15, 2014). On July 11, 2014, CBP was notified that Nexeo Solutions, LLC purchased ST Laboratories Group, LLC, which is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of the purchasing company. Further, the bond registered with CBP by ST Laboratories Group, LLC was subsequently terminated. Therefore, due to the fact that ST Laboratories Group, LLC no longer exists as a business in the form previously accredited by CBP, the accreditation as a commercial laboratory is cancelled. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:15 Aug 12, 2014 Jkt 232001 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection [Docket No. USCBP–2014–0023] Notice of Meeting of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Airport and Seaport Inspections User Fee Advisory Committee (UFAC) U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security (DHS). ACTION: Notice of Federal Advisory Committee meeting. AGENCY: The U.S. Customs and Border Protection Airport and Seaport Inspections User Fee Advisory Committee (UFAC) will meet Friday, August 29, 2014, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. EST via teleconference. The meeting will be open to the public. DATES: The User Fee Advisory Committee (UFAC) meeting will take place from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. EST on Thursday, August 28, 2014, via teleconference. Please be advised that the meeting is scheduled for one hour and that the meeting may close early if the committee completes its business. Registration: If you plan on participating, you must provide your full legal name, email address, and phone number no later than 5:00 p.m. EST on August 26, 2014, via email to tradeevents@dhs.gov, via phone at 202– 344–1440, or online at https:// apps.cbp.gov/te_reg/index.asp?w=26. The teleconference call details will be provided to registered members of the public via email or by phone if email is not available. All members of the public wishing to attend should promptly call in at the beginning of the teleconference. If you have completed an online registration and wish to cancel your registration, you may do so at https:// apps.cbp.gov/te_reg/cancel.asp?w=26. Please feel free to share this information with interested members of your organizations or associations. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The meeting will be held via teleconference. Members of the public interested in attending this teleconference meeting may do so by following the process outlined below (see ‘‘Public Participation’’). Written comments submitted prior to the meeting must be received by August 26, 2014. Comments must be identified by USCBP–2014–0023 and may be submitted by one of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Email: tradeevents@dhs.gov. Include the docket number in the subject line of the message. • Fax: 202–325–4290. • Mail: Ms. Wanda Tate, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Room 3.5–A, Washington, DC 20229. Instructions: All submissions received must include the words ‘‘Department of Homeland Security’’ and the docket number for this action. Comments received will be posted without alteration at www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or comments received by the User Fee Advisory Committee, go to http:// www.regulations.gov and insert the docket number for this action in the search field. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Wanda Tate, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Room 3.5–A, Washington, DC 20229; tradeevents@dhs.gov; telephone 202– 344–1440; facsimile 202–325–4290. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.), the Department of Homeland Security hereby announces the meeting of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Airport and Seaport Inspections User Fee Advisory Committee (UFAC). The User Fee Advisory Committee is tasked with providing advice to the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) through the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on matters related to the performance of airport and seaport inspections coinciding with the assessment of an agriculture, customs, or immigration user fees. The teleconference meeting of the User Fee Advisory Committee will be held on the date and time specified above. During ADDRESSES: E:\FR\FM\13AUN1.SGM 13AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 156 (Wednesday, August 13, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 47473-47474]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-19088]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

[1651-0125]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Dominican Republic-
Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement

AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland 
Security.

ACTION: 30-Day notice and request for comments; extension of an 
existing collection of information.

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SUMMARY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) of the Department of 
Homeland Security 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: 
Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement 
(CAFTA-DR). This is a proposed extension of an information collection 
that was previously approved. CBP is proposing that this information 
collection be extended with a change to the burden hours based on 
recent estimates regarding the number of CAFTA-DR claims filed. There 
are no changes to the information collected. This document is published 
to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies.

DATES: Written comments should be received on or before September 12, 
2014 to be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on 
this proposed information collection to the Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be 
addressed to the OMB Desk Officer for Customs and Border Protection, 
Department of Homeland Security, and sent via electronic mail to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395-5806.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information 
should be directed to Tracey Denning, U.S. Customs and Border 
Protection, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, 90 
K Street NE., 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20229-1177, at 202-325-0265.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This proposed information collection was 
previously published in the Federal Register (79 FR 31962) on June 3, 
2014, allowing for a 60-day comment period. This notice allows for an 
additional 30 days for public comments. This process is conducted in 
accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. CBP invites the general public and other 
Federal agencies to comment on proposed and/or continuing information 
collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 
104-13; 44 U.S.C. 3507). The comments should address: (a) Whether the 
collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of 
the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall 
have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimates of 
the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the 
quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) 
ways to minimize the burden, including the use of automated collection 
techniques or the use of other forms of information technology; and (e) 
the annual costs to respondents or record keepers from the collection 
of information (total capital/startup costs and operations and 
maintenance costs). The comments that are submitted will be summarized 
and included in the CBP request for OMB approval. All comments will 
become a matter of public record. In this document, CBP is soliciting 
comments concerning the following information collection:
    Title: Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade 
Agreement (CAFTA-DR).
    OMB Number: 1651-0125.
    Form Number: None.
    Abstract: On August 5, 2004, the United States entered into the 
Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement 
(also known as CAFTA-DR) with Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, El 
Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua. The Agreement was 
approved by Congress in section 101(a) of the Dominican Republic-
Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act 
(Pub. L. 109-53, 119 Stat. 462) (19 U.S.C. 4001) and provides for 
preferential tariff treatment of certain goods originating in one or 
more of the CAFTA-DR countries. It was signed into law on August 2, 
2005.
    In order to ascertain if imported goods are eligible for 
preferential tariff treatment under CAFTA-DR, CBP collects a 
certification that contains information such as the name and contact 
information for importer and exporter; information about the producer 
of the good; a description of the good; the HTSUS tariff 
classification; and the applicable rule of origin. This collection of 
information is provided for by 19 CFR 10.583 through 19 CFR 10.592. 
Guidance on filing claims under CAFTA-DR may be found at: http://www.cbp.gov/sites/default/files/documents/us_dominican.pdf.
    Current Actions: This submission is being made to extend the 
expiration date with a change to the burden hours based on recent 
estimates of the number of CAFTA-DR claims filed. There are no changes 
to the information collected.
    Type of Review: Extension (with change).
    Affected Public: Businesses.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 800.
    Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: 3.
    Estimated Number of Total Annual Responses: 2,400.
    Estimated Time per Response: 2 hours.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 4,800.


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    Dated: August 6, 2014.
Tracey Denning,
Agency Clearance Officer, U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
[FR Doc. 2014-19088 Filed 8-12-14; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 9111-14-P