Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 27-Boston, Massachusetts; Notification of Proposed Production Activity; Claremont Flock, a Division of Spectro Coating Corporation (Textile Flock); Leominster, Massachusetts, 72038 [2016-25312]

Download as PDF 72038 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 202 / Wednesday, October 19, 2016 / Notices 21013, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230–0002, and in the ‘‘Reading Room’’ section of the Board’s Web site, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz. For further information, contact Elizabeth Whiteman at Elizabeth.Whiteman@trade.gov or (202) 482–0473. ‘‘Reading Room’’ section of the FTZ Board’s Web site, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz. For further information, contact Kathleen Boyce at Kathleen.Boyce@ trade.gov or (202) 482–1346. Dated: October 13, 2016. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–25311 Filed 10–18–16; 8:45 am] Dated: October 14, 2016. Elizabeth Whiteman, Acting Executive Secretary. BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P [B–69–2016] DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 27—Boston, Massachusetts; Notification of Proposed Production Activity; Claremont Flock, a Division of Spectro Coating Corporation (Textile Flock); Leominster, Massachusetts Claremont Flock, a Division of Spectro Coating Corporation (Claremont Flock), submitted a notification of proposed production activity to the FTZ Board for its facility in Leominster, Massachusetts within Subzone 27N. The notification conforming to the requirements of the regulations of the FTZ Board (15 CFR 400.22) was received on October 13, 2016. Claremont Flock already has authority to produce textile flock using acrylic and rayon tow within Subzone 27N. The current request would add polyester tow as a material/component to the scope of authority. Pursuant to 15 CFR 400.14(b), additional FTZ authority would be limited to the specific foreign-status material/component described in the submitted notification (as described below) and subsequently authorized by the FTZ Board. Production under FTZ procedures could exempt Claremont Flock from customs duty payments on polyester tow used in export production. On its domestic sales, Claremont Flock would be able to choose the duty rate during customs entry procedures that applies to textile flock (duty-free) for polyester tow (duty rate 7.5%). Customs duties also could possibly be deferred or reduced on foreign-status production equipment. Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions shall be addressed to the Board’s Executive Secretary at the address below. The closing period for their receipt is November 28, 2016. A copy of the notification will be available for public inspection at the Office of the Executive Secretary, Foreign-Trade Zones Board, Room VerDate Sep<11>2014 II. Request for Comments [FR Doc. 2016–25312 Filed 10–18–16; 8:45 am] Foreign-Trade Zones Board 17:39 Oct 18, 2016 Jkt 241001 Bureau of Industry and Security Renewal of Agency Information Collection for: Procedure for Parties on the Entity List To Request Removal or Modification of Their Listing Bureau of Industry and Security, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of request for comments. AGENCY: The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before December 19, 2016. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Jennifer Jessup, Departmental Paperwork Clearance Officer, Department of Commerce, Room 6616, 14th and Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230 (or via the Internet at JJessup@doc.gov). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Mark Crace, BIS ICB Liaison, (202) 482–8093, Mark.Crace@ bis.doc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: I. Abstract This collection is needed to provide a procedure for persons or organizations listed on the Entity List to request removal or modification of the entry that affects them. The Entity List appears at 15 CFR part 744, Supp. No. 1. The Entity List is used to inform the public of certain parties whose presence in a transaction that is subject to the PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 Export Administration Regulations (15 CFR parts 730–799) requires a license from the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS). Such requests would be reviewed by the Departments of Commerce, State, and Defense, and Energy and Treasury as appropriate. The interagency decision, as communicated to the requesting entity by BIS, would be the final agency action on such a request. This is a voluntary collection. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed 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 estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval of this information collection; they also will become a matter of public record. III. Data OMB Control Number: 0694–0134. Title: Procedure for Parties on the Entity List to Request Removal or Modification of Their Listing. Brief Description of Collection: This collection provides a procedure for persons or organizations listed on the Entity List to request removal or modification of the entry that affects them. Type of Review: Extension without change of a currently approved collection. Respondents: Business or other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 5. Estimated Time per Response: 3 hours. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 15. Estimated Total Annual Cost to Public: $0. Sheleen Dumas, PRA Departmental Lead, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2016–25251 Filed 10–18–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–33–P E:\FR\FM\19OCN1.SGM 19OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Foreign-Trade Zones Board

[B-69-2016]


Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 27--Boston, Massachusetts; Notification 
of Proposed Production Activity; Claremont Flock, a Division of Spectro 
Coating Corporation (Textile Flock); Leominster, Massachusetts

    Claremont Flock, a Division of Spectro Coating Corporation 
(Claremont Flock), submitted a notification of proposed production 
activity to the FTZ Board for its facility in Leominster, Massachusetts 
within Subzone 27N. The notification conforming to the requirements of 
the regulations of the FTZ Board (15 CFR 400.22) was received on 
October 13, 2016.
    Claremont Flock already has authority to produce textile flock 
using acrylic and rayon tow within Subzone 27N. The current request 
would add polyester tow as a material/component to the scope of 
authority. Pursuant to 15 CFR 400.14(b), additional FTZ authority would 
be limited to the specific foreign-status material/component described 
in the submitted notification (as described below) and subsequently 
authorized by the FTZ Board.
    Production under FTZ procedures could exempt Claremont Flock from 
customs duty payments on polyester tow used in export production. On 
its domestic sales, Claremont Flock would be able to choose the duty 
rate during customs entry procedures that applies to textile flock 
(duty-free) for polyester tow (duty rate 7.5%). Customs duties also 
could possibly be deferred or reduced on foreign-status production 
equipment.
    Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions 
shall be addressed to the Board's Executive Secretary at the address 
below. The closing period for their receipt is November 28, 2016.
    A copy of the notification will be available for public inspection 
at the Office of the Executive Secretary, Foreign-Trade Zones Board, 
Room 21013, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20230-0002, and in the ``Reading Room'' section of the 
Board's Web site, which is accessible via www.trade.gov/ftz.
    For further information, contact Elizabeth Whiteman at 
Elizabeth.Whiteman@trade.gov or (202) 482-0473.

    Dated: October 14, 2016.
Elizabeth Whiteman,
Acting Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2016-25312 Filed 10-18-16; 8:45 am]
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