60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Request for Determination of Possible Loss of United States Citizenship, 52945 [2016-19019]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 154 / Wednesday, August 10, 2016 / Notices Archaeological Material From the Prehispanic Cultures and Certain Ethnological Material From the Colonial Period of Peru (‘‘the MOU’’). Pursuant to the authority vested in the Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs, and pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 2602(f)(1), an extension of this MOU is hereby proposed. A copy of the MOU, the Designated List of restricted categories of material, and related information can be found at the following Web site: http:// culturalheritage.state.gov. Dated: July 27, 2016. Evan Ryan, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, U.S. Department of State. [FR Doc. 2016–19013 Filed 8–9–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–05–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice: 9643] 60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Request for Determination of Possible Loss of United States Citizenship Notice of request for public comment. ACTION: The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the information collection described below. 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 60 days for public comment preceding submission of the collection to OMB. DATES: The Department will accept comments from the public up to October 11, 2016. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by any of the following methods: • Web: Persons with access to the Internet may comment on this notice by going to www.Regulations.gov. You can search for the document by entering ‘‘Docket Number: DOS–2016–0047’’ in the Search field. Then click the ‘‘Comment Now’’ button and complete the comment form. • Email: RiversDA@state.gov • Regular Mail: Send written comments to: U.S. Department of State, CA/OCS/PMO, 2201 C. St. NW., Washington, DC 20522 • Fax: 202–736–9111 You must include the DS form number (if applicable), information mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:34 Aug 09, 2016 Jkt 238001 collection title, and the OMB control number in any correspondence. 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 Derek A. Rivers, Bureau of Consular Affairs, Overseas Citizens Services (CA/ OCS/PMO), U.S. Department of State, 2201 C. St. NW., Washington, DC 20522, who may be reached at mailto:RiversDA@state.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: • Title of Information Collection: Request for Determination of Possible Loss of United States Citizenship. • OMB Control Number: 1405–0178. • Type of Request: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Consular Affairs, Overseas Citizens Services (CA/OCS). • Form Number: DS–4079. • Respondents: United States Citizens. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 600. • Estimated Number of Responses: 600. • Average Time per Response: 40 minutes. • Total Estimated Burden Time: 400 hours. • Frequency: On Occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Voluntary, but if not completed, may not obtain or retain benefits. 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: The purpose of the DS–4079 questionnaire is to determine current citizenship status and the possibility of PO 00000 Frm 00136 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 52945 loss of United States citizenship. The information provided assists consular officers and the Department of State in determining if the U.S. citizen has lost his or her nationality by voluntarily performing an expatriating act with the intention of relinquishing United States nationality. 8 U.S.C. 1501 grants authority to collect this information. Methodology: The Bureau of Consular Affairs will post this form on Department of State Web sites to give respondents the opportunity to complete the form online, or print the form and fill it out manually and submit the form in person or by fax or mail. Dated: July 7, 2016. Michelle Bernier-Toth, Managing Director, Bureau of Consular Affairs, Overseas Citizens Services, Department of State. [FR Doc. 2016–19019 Filed 8–9–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–06–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice: 9669] In the Matter of the Review of the Designation of Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (and Other Aliases) as a Foreign Terrorist Organization Pursuant to Section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act Based upon a review of the Administrative Record assembled in this matter pursuant to Section 219(a)(4)(C) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as amended (8 U.S.C. 1189(a)(4)(C)) (‘‘INA’’), and in consultation with the Attorney General and the Secretary of the Treasury, the Secretary of State concludes that the circumstances that were the basis for the designation of the aforementioned organization as a Foreign Terrorist Organization have not changed in such a manner as to warrant revocation of the designation and that the national security of the United States does not warrant a revocation of the designation. Therefore, the Secretary of State hereby determines that the designation of the aforementioned organization as a Foreign Terrorist Organization, pursuant to Section 219 of the INA (8 U.S.C. 1189), shall be maintained. This determination shall be published in the Federal Register. Dated: July 22, 2016. John F. Kerry, Secretary of State. [FR Doc. 2016–19022 Filed 8–9–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–AD–P E:\FR\FM\10AUN1.SGM 10AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 154 (Wednesday, August 10, 2016)]
[Notices]
[Page 52945]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-19019]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice: 9643]


60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Request for 
Determination of Possible Loss of United States Citizenship

ACTION: Notice of request for public comment.

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SUMMARY: The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB) approval for the information collection described below. 
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 60 days for 
public comment preceding submission of the collection to OMB.

DATES: The Department will accept comments from the public up to 
October 11, 2016.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by any of the following methods:
     Web: Persons with access to the Internet may comment on 
this notice by going to www.Regulations.gov. You can search for the 
document by entering ``Docket Number: DOS-2016-0047'' in the Search 
field. Then click the ``Comment Now'' button and complete the comment 
form.
     Email: RiversDA@state.gov
     Regular Mail: Send written comments to: U.S. Department of 
State, CA/OCS/PMO, 2201 C. St. NW., Washington, DC 20522
     Fax: 202-736-9111
    You must include the DS form number (if applicable), information 
collection title, and the OMB control number in any correspondence.

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 Derek A. Rivers, Bureau of Consular Affairs, 
Overseas Citizens Services (CA/OCS/PMO), U.S. Department of State, 2201 
C. St. NW., Washington, DC 20522, who may be reached at 
mailto:RiversDA@state.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
     Title of Information Collection: Request for Determination 
of Possible Loss of United States Citizenship.
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0178.
     Type of Request: Extension of a Currently Approved 
Collection.
     Originating Office: Bureau of Consular Affairs, Overseas 
Citizens Services (CA/OCS).
     Form Number: DS-4079.
     Respondents: United States Citizens.
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 600.
     Estimated Number of Responses: 600.
     Average Time per Response: 40 minutes.
     Total Estimated Burden Time: 400 hours.
     Frequency: On Occasion.
     Obligation to Respond: Voluntary, but if not completed, 
may not obtain or retain benefits.
    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:
    The purpose of the DS-4079 questionnaire is to determine current 
citizenship status and the possibility of loss of United States 
citizenship. The information provided assists consular officers and the 
Department of State in determining if the U.S. citizen has lost his or 
her nationality by voluntarily performing an expatriating act with the 
intention of relinquishing United States nationality. 8 U.S.C. 1501 
grants authority to collect this information.
    Methodology:
    The Bureau of Consular Affairs will post this form on Department of 
State Web sites to give respondents the opportunity to complete the 
form online, or print the form and fill it out manually and submit the 
form in person or by fax or mail.

    Dated: July 7, 2016.
Michelle Bernier-Toth,
Managing Director, Bureau of Consular Affairs, Overseas Citizens 
Services, Department of State.
[FR Doc. 2016-19019 Filed 8-9-16; 8:45 am]
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