Section 7058(c) Determination for Zika Virus, 30597 [2016-11624]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 95 / Tuesday, May 17, 2016 / Notices Dated: May 10, 2016. Jonathan A. Margolis, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Science, Technology and Health, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs. 21235–6401. Phone (410) 965–4696, email Maria.Radvansky@ssa.gov. Patrick Perzan, Deputy Associate Commissioner, Office of Budget, Office of Budget, Finance, Quality, and Management. [FR Doc. 2016–11624 Filed 5–16–16; 8:45 am] [FR Doc. 2016–11576 Filed 5–16–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–09–P BILLING CODE 4191–02–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice: 9562] [Public Notice: 9563] 30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Reporting Requirements on Responsible Investment in Burma Section 7058(c) Determination for Zika Virus Pursuant to section 7058(c) of the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Appropriations Act, 2015 (Div. J, Pub. L. 113–235) and the authority delegated to her by the Secretary of State under Delegation of Authority 245–1, notice is hereby given that, on April 5, 2016, Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources Heather Higginbottom has determined that an international outbreak of the Zika virus is sustained, severe, and is spreading internationally, and that it is in the national interest to respond to the related Public Health Emergency of International Concern. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT: Aditi Nigam, U.S. Department of State, 2201 C Street NW., Washington, DC 20520, (202) 647–4029, nigama@state.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 7058(c) of the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2015 (Div. J, P.L. 113–235) provides that: SUMMARY: jstallworth on DSK7TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES If the Secretary of State determines and reports to the Committees on Appropriations that an international infectious disease outbreak is sustained, severe, and is spreading internationally, or that it is in the national interest to respond to a Public Health Emergency of International Concern, funds made available under title III of this Act may be made available to combat such infectious disease or public health emergency: Provided, That funds made available pursuant to the authority of this subsection shall be subject to prior consultation with, and the regular notification procedures of, the Committees on Appropriations. Exercising this authority with respect to the Zika virus outbreak allows funds made available in the bilateral economic assistance accounts in the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2015 to be used to respond to the Zika outbreak. VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:32 May 16, 2016 Jkt 238001 Notice of request for public comment and submission to OMB of proposed collection of information. ACTION: The Department of State has submitted the information collection described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 we are requesting comments on this collection from all interested individuals and organizations. The purpose of this Notice is to allow 30 days for public comment. DATES: Submit comments directly to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) up to June 16, 2016. ADDRESSES: Direct comments to the Department of State Desk Officer in the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). You may submit comments by the following methods: • Email: oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov. You must include the DS form number, information collection title, and the OMB control number in the subject line of your message. • Fax: 202–395–5806. Attention: Desk Officer for Department of State. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Direct requests for additional information regarding the collection listed in this notice, including requests for copies of the proposed collection instrument and supporting documents, to Stacey May, U.S. Department of State, DRL/EAP Suite 7817, 2201 C St. NW., Washington, DC 20520, who may be reached on 202–647–8260 or at maysa2@state.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: • Title of Information Collection: Reporting Requirements on Responsible Investment in Burma. • OMB Control Number: 1405–0209. • Type of Request: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00083 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 30597 Multilateral and Global Affairs (DRL/ MLGA). • Form Number: No form. • Respondents: U.S. persons and entities engaged in new investment in Burma in an amount over $500,000 in aggregate, per OFAC General License 17, which authorizes new investment in Burma. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 150. • Estimated Number of Responses: 150. • Average Time per Response: 21 hours. • Total Estimated Burden Time: 3,150 hours. • Frequency: Within 180 days of new investment in Burma over $500,000, annually thereafter. • Obligation to Respond: Mandatory. 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 Section 203(a)(1)(B) of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (IEEPA) grants the President authority to, inter alia, prevent or prohibit any acquisition or transaction involving any property, in which a foreign country or a national thereof has any interest, by any person, or with respect to any property, subject to the jurisdiction of the United States, if the President declares a national emergency with respect to any unusual and extraordinary threat, which has its source in whole or substantial part outside the United States, to the national security, foreign policy, or economy of the United States. See 50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq. In Executive Order 13047 of May 20, 1997, the President determined that the actions and policies of the Government E:\FR\FM\17MYN1.SGM 17MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice: 9563]


Section 7058(c) Determination for Zika Virus

SUMMARY: Pursuant to section 7058(c) of the Department of State, 
Foreign Operations, and Related Appropriations Act, 2015 (Div. J, Pub. 
L. 113-235) and the authority delegated to her by the Secretary of 
State under Delegation of Authority 245-1, notice is hereby given that, 
on April 5, 2016, Deputy Secretary of State for Management and 
Resources Heather Higginbottom has determined that an international 
outbreak of the Zika virus is sustained, severe, and is spreading 
internationally, and that it is in the national interest to respond to 
the related Public Health Emergency of International Concern.

For Further Information, Please Contact: Aditi Nigam, U.S. Department 
of State, 2201 C Street NW., Washington, DC 20520, (202) 647-4029, 
nigama@state.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 7058(c) of the Department of State, 
Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2015 (Div. 
J, P.L. 113-235) provides that:

    If the Secretary of State determines and reports to the 
Committees on Appropriations that an international infectious 
disease outbreak is sustained, severe, and is spreading 
internationally, or that it is in the national interest to respond 
to a Public Health Emergency of International Concern, funds made 
available under title III of this Act may be made available to 
combat such infectious disease or public health emergency: Provided, 
That funds made available pursuant to the authority of this 
subsection shall be subject to prior consultation with, and the 
regular notification procedures of, the Committees on 
Appropriations.

    Exercising this authority with respect to the Zika virus outbreak 
allows funds made available in the bilateral economic assistance 
accounts in the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related 
Programs Appropriations Act, 2015 to be used to respond to the Zika 
outbreak.

    Dated: May 10, 2016.
Jonathan A. Margolis,
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Science, Technology and Health, 
Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific 
Affairs.
[FR Doc. 2016-11624 Filed 5-16-16; 8:45 am]
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