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Download as PDF 16416 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 59 / Friday, March 27, 2015 / Notices (17) In-Bond number (if an in-bond shipment). (18) Bill Quantity (if bill of lading quantity is specified in the entry, it becomes the entered and released quantity for that bill. If the bill quantity is not specified, full bill quantity will be entered and released for that bill). Data element (1) and data elements (6) through (12) are defined in the same manner as when they are used for entry filing on the CBP Form 3461. Data elements (2) through (5) and (13) through (15) are defined in accordance with the provisions of 19 CFR 149.3. The ACE Cargo Release Data set may be filed at any time prior to arrival of the cargo in the United States port of arrival with the intent to unlade. This data fulfills merchandise entry requirements and allows for earlier release decisions and more certainty for the importer in determining the logistics of cargo delivery. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Functionality Upon receipt of the ACE Cargo Release data, CBP will process the submission and will subsequently transmit its cargo release decision to the filer. If a subsequent submission is submitted to CBP, CBP’s decision regarding the original submission is no longer controlling. The merchandise will then be considered to be entered upon its arrival in the port with the intent to unlade, as provided by current 19 CFR 141.68(e). V. Misconduct Under the Test An ACE test participant may be subject to civil and criminal penalties, administrative sanctions, liquidated damages, and/or suspension from this test for any of the following: Failure to follow the terms and conditions of this test. Failure to exercise reasonable care in the execution of participant obligations. Failure to abide by applicable laws and regulations. Suspensions for misconduct will be administered by the Executive Director, Trade Policy and Programs, Office of International Trade, CBP Headquarters. A written notice proposing suspension will be issued to the participant that apprises the participant of the facts or conduct warranting suspension and informs the participant of the date the suspension will begin. Any decision proposing suspension of a participant may be appealed in writing to the Assistant Commissioner, Office of International Trade within 15 calendar days of the notification date. An appeal of a decision of proposed suspension must address the facts or conduct charges contained in the notice and VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:59 Mar 26, 2015 Jkt 235001 state how compliance will be achieved. In cases of non-payment, late payment, willful misconduct or where public health interests or safety is concerned, a suspension may be effective immediately. VI. Development of ACE Prototypes A chronological listing of Federal Register publications, which describe ACE test developments, is provided, below. ACE Portal Accounts and Subsequent Revision Notices: 67 FR 21800 (May 1, 2002); 69 FR 5360 and 69 FR 5362 (February 4, 2004); 69 FR 54302 (September 8, 2004); 70 FR 5199 (February 1, 2005). ACE System of Records Notice: 71 FR 3109 (January 19, 2006). Terms/Conditions for Access to the ACE Portal and Subsequent Revisions: 72 FR 27632 (May 16, 2007); 73 FR 38464 (July 7, 2008). ACE Non-Portal Accounts and Related Notice: 70 FR 61466 (October 24, 2005); 71 FR 15756 (March 29, 2006). ACE Entry Summary, Accounts and Revenue (ESAR I) Capabilities: 72 FR 59105 (October 18, 2007). ACE Entry Summary, Accounts and Revenue (ESAR II) Capabilities: 73 FR 50337 (August 26, 2008); 74 FR 9826 (March 6, 2009). ACE Entry Summary, Accounts and Revenue (ESAR III) Capabilities: 74 FR 69129 (December 30, 2009). ACE Entry Summary, Accounts and Revenue (ESAR IV) Capabilities: 76 FR 37136 (June 24, 2011). Post-Entry Amendment (PEA) Processing Test: 76 FR 37136 (June 24, 2011). ACE Announcement of a New Start Date for the National Customs Automation Program Test of Automated Manifest Capabilities for Ocean and Rail Carriers: 76 FR 42721 (July 19, 2011). ACE Simplified Entry: 76 FR 69755 (November 9, 2011). National Customs Automation Program (NCAP) Tests Concerning Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Document Image System (DIS): 77 FR 20835 (April 6, 2012). National Customs Automation Program (NCAP) Tests Concerning Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Simplified Entry: Modification of Participant Selection Criteria and Application Process: 77 FR 48527 (August 14, 2012). Modification of NCAP Test Regarding Reconciliation for Filing Certain PostImportation Preferential Tariff Treatment Claims under Certain FTAs: 78 FR 27984 (May 13, 2013). Modification of Two National Customs Automation Program (NCAP) Tests Concerning Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Document Image System (DIS) and Simplified Entry (SE): 78 FR 44142 (July 23, 2013). Modification of Two National Customs Automation Program (NCAP) Tests Concerning Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Document Image System PO 00000 Frm 00058 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (DIS) and Simplified Entry (SE); Correction: 78 FR 53466 (August 29, 2013). Modification of NCAP Test Concerning Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Cargo Release (formerly known as Simplified Entry): 78 FR 66039 (November 4, 2013). Post-Summary Corrections to Entry Summaries Filed in ACE Pursuant to the ESAR IV Test: Modifications and Clarifications: 78 FR 69434 (November 19, 2013). National Customs Automation Program (NCAP) Test Concerning the Submission of Certain Data Required by the Environmental Protection Agency and the Food Safety and Inspection Service Using the Partner Government Agency Message Set Through the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE): 78 FR 75931 (December 13, 2013). Modification of National Customs Automation Program (NCAP) Test Concerning Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Cargo Release for Ocean and Rail Carriers: 79 FR 6210 (February 3, 2014). Modification of National Customs Automation Program (NCAP) Test Concerning Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Cargo Release To Allow Importers and Brokers To Certify From ACE Entry Summary: 79 FR 24744 (May 1, 2014). Modification of National Customs Automation Program (NCAP) Test Concerning Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Cargo Release for Truck Carriers: 79 FR 25142 (May 2, 2014). Modification of National Customs Automation Program (NCAP) Test Concerning Automated Commercial Environment Document Image System: 79 FR 36083 (June 25, 2014). eBond Test: 79 FR 70881 (November 28, 2014); 80 FR 899 (January 7, 2015). Dated: March 24, 2015. Brenda B. Smith, Assistant Commissioner, Office of International Trade. [FR Doc. 2015–07122 Filed 3–26–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection [1651–0009] Agency Information Collection Activities: Customs Declaration U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: 60-Day Notice and request for comments; Extension of an existing collection of information. AGENCY: 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 SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\27MRN1.SGM 27MRN1 mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 59 / Friday, March 27, 2015 / Notices Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act: Customs Declaration (CBP Form 6059B). CBP is proposing that this information collection be extended with no change to the burden hours or 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 May 26, 2015 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Attn: Tracey Denning, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, 90 K Street NE., 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20229–1177. 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: 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 cost burden 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: Customs Declaration. OMB Number: 1651–0009. Form Number: CBP Form 6059B. Abstract: CBP Form 6059B, Customs Declaration, is used as a standard report of the identity and residence of each person arriving in the United States. This form is also used to declare imported articles to U.S. Customs and VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:59 Mar 26, 2015 Jkt 235001 16417 Border Protection (CBP) in accordance with 19 CFR 122.27, 148.12, 148.13, 148.110, 148.111, 1498; 31 CFR 5316 and section 498 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1498). Section 148.13 of the CBP regulations prescribes the use of the CBP Form 6059B when a written declaration is required of a traveler entering the United States. Generally, written declarations are required from travelers arriving by air or sea. Section 148.12 requires verbal declarations from travelers entering the United States. Generally, verbal declarations are required from travelers arriving by land. A sample of CBP Form 6059B can be found at: http://www.cbp.gov/travel/uscitizens/sample-declaration-form. Current Actions: This submission is being made to extend the expiration date of this information collection with no change to the burden hours or to CBP Form 6059B. Type of Review: Extension (without change). Affected Public: Individuals. CBP Form 6059B: Estimated Number of Respondents: 104,506,000. Estimated Number of Total Annual Responses: 104,506,000. Estimated Time per Response: 4 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 7,001,902. Verbal Declarations: Estimated Number of Respondents: 233,000,000. Estimated Number of Total Annual Responses: 233,000,000. Estimated Time per Response: 10 seconds. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 669,000. and in the public interest in connection with the Department of Homeland Security’s performance of its duties. This determination follows consultation with the Committee Management Secretariat, General Services Administration. DATES: The committee’s charter is effective March 6, 2015 and expires March 6, 2017. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mike Miron, Director, Homeland Security Advisory Council, U.S. Department of Homeland Security by phone at (202) 447–3135, or by email to hsac@dhs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Homeland Security Advisory Council provides organizationally independent, strategic, timely, specific, and actionable advice and recommendations for the consideration of the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security on matters related to homeland security. The Homeland Security Advisory Council is comprised of leaders of local law enforcement, first responders, state and local government, the private sector, and academia. Dated: March 23, 2015. Tracey Denning, Agency Clearance Officer, U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Agency Information Collection Activities: Application for ForeignTrade Zone Admission and/or Status Designation, and Application for Foreign-Trade Zone Activity Permit [FR Doc. 2015–07007 Filed 3–26–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P Dated: March 23, 2015. Sarah Morgenthau, Executive Director, Homeland Security Advisory Council, U.S. Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. 2015–07094 Filed 3–26–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–9M–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection [1651–0029] Office of the Secretary U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: 60-Day notice and request for comments; extension of an existing collection of information. [Docket No. DHS–2015–0011] SUMMARY: AGENCY: DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Homeland Security Advisory Council Office of Policy, DHS. Notice of charter renewal for Homeland Security Advisory Council. AGENCY: ACTION: The Secretary of Homeland Security has determined that the renewal of the charter of the Homeland Security Advisory Council is necessary SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00059 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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: Application for ForeignTrade Zone Admission and/or Status Designation (CBP Forms 214, 214A, 214B, and 214C) and Application for E:\FR\FM\27MRN1.SGM 27MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 59 (Friday, March 27, 2015)]
[Notices]
[Pages 16416-16417]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-07007]


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 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

[1651-0009]


Agency Information Collection Activities: Customs Declaration

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

ACTION: 60-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

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Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork 
Reduction Act: Customs Declaration (CBP Form 6059B). CBP is proposing 
that this information collection be extended with no change to the 
burden hours or 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 May 26, 2015 to 
be assured of consideration.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to U.S. Customs and Border 
Protection, Attn: Tracey Denning, Regulations and Rulings, Office of 
International Trade, 90 K Street NE., 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20229-
1177.

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: 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 cost burden 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: Customs Declaration.
    OMB Number: 1651-0009.
    Form Number: CBP Form 6059B.
    Abstract: CBP Form 6059B, Customs Declaration, is used as a 
standard report of the identity and residence of each person arriving 
in the United States. This form is also used to declare imported 
articles to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in accordance with 
19 CFR 122.27, 148.12, 148.13, 148.110, 148.111, 1498; 31 CFR 5316 and 
section 498 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1498).
    Section 148.13 of the CBP regulations prescribes the use of the CBP 
Form 6059B when a written declaration is required of a traveler 
entering the United States. Generally, written declarations are 
required from travelers arriving by air or sea. Section 148.12 requires 
verbal declarations from travelers entering the United States. 
Generally, verbal declarations are required from travelers arriving by 
land.
    A sample of CBP Form 6059B can be found at: http://www.cbp.gov/travel/us-citizens/sample-declaration-form.
    Current Actions: This submission is being made to extend the 
expiration date of this information collection with no change to the 
burden hours or to CBP Form 6059B.
    Type of Review: Extension (without change).
    Affected Public: Individuals.
    CBP Form 6059B:
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 104,506,000.
    Estimated Number of Total Annual Responses: 104,506,000.
    Estimated Time per Response: 4 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 7,001,902.
    Verbal Declarations:
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 233,000,000.
    Estimated Number of Total Annual Responses: 233,000,000.
    Estimated Time per Response: 10 seconds.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 669,000.

    Dated: March 23, 2015.
Tracey Denning,
 Agency Clearance Officer, U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
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