30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Statement Regarding a Lost or Stolen U.S. Passport Book and/or Card, 31253 [2018-14219]

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Requests received after that date will be considered, but might not be possible to fulfill. Personal data for entry into the Harry S. Truman building are requested pursuant to Public Law 99–399 (Omnibus Diplomatic Security and Antiterrorism Act of 1986), as amended; Public Law 107–56 (USA PATRIOT Act); and Executive Order 13356. The purpose of the collection is to validate the identity of individuals who enter Department facilities. The data will be entered into the Visitor Access Control System (VACS–D) database. Please see the Security Records System of Records Notice (State-36) at https:// www.state.gov/documents/organization/ 242611.pdf for additional information. Evan T. Bloom, Director, Office of Ocean and Polar Affairs, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, Department of State. [FR Doc. 2018–14221 Filed 7–2–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–09–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES [Public Notice: 10453] 30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Statement Regarding a Lost or Stolen U.S. Passport Book and/ or Card Notice of request for public comment and submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) of proposed collection of information. ACTION: The Department of State has submitted the information collection SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:07 Jul 02, 2018 Jkt 244001 described below to 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 August 2, 2018. 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. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: • Title of Information Collection: Statement Regarding a Lost or Stolen U.S. Passport Book and/or Card • OMB Control Number: 1405–0014. • Type of Request: Revision of a Currently Approved Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Consular Affairs, Passport Services, Office of Legal Affairs (CA/PPT/S/L/ LA). • Form Number: DS–64. • Respondents: Individuals or Households. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 643,400. • Estimated Number of Responses: 643,400. • Average Time per Response: 5 minutes. • Total Estimated Burden Time: 53,617 hours. • Frequency: On occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain or Retain a Benefit. 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 PO 00000 Frm 00137 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 31253 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 Secretary of State is authorized to issue U.S. passports under 8 U.S.C. 1104, 22 U.S.C. 211a et seq, and Executive Order 11295 (August 5, 1966). Department regulations provide that individuals whose valid or potentially valid U.S. passports were lost or stolen must make a report of the lost or stolen passport to the Department of State before they receive a new passport so that the lost or stolen passport can be invalidated (22 CFR parts 50 and 51). The Enhanced Border Security and Visa Entry Reform Act of 2002 (8 U.S.C. 1737) requires the Department of State to collect accurate information on lost or stolen U.S. passports and to enter that information into a data system. Form DS–64 collects information identifying the person who held the lost or stolen passport and describing the circumstances under which the passport was lost or stolen. As required by the cited authorities, we use the information collected to accurately identify the passport that must be invalidated and to make a record of the circumstances surrounding the lost or stolen passport. False statements made knowingly or willfully on passport forms, in affidavits, or other supporting documents, are punishable by fine and/ or imprisonment under U.S. law. (18 U.S.C. 1001, 1542–1544). Methodology Passport applicants can submit their form electronically on www.travel.state.gov or call the National Passport Information Center at 1–877– 487–2778. Applicants can also download the form from the internet or obtain one at any Passport Agency or Acceptance Facility. Barry J. Conway, Managing Director for Passport Services, Bureau of Consular Affairs, Department of State. 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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice: 10453]


30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Statement 
Regarding a Lost or Stolen U.S. Passport Book and/or Card

ACTION: Notice of request for public comment and submission to the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) of proposed collection of 
information.

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SUMMARY: The Department of State has submitted the information 
collection described below to 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 August 2, 2018.

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: [email protected]. 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.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
     Title of Information Collection: Statement Regarding a 
Lost or Stolen U.S. Passport Book and/or Card
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0014.
     Type of Request: Revision of a Currently Approved 
Collection.
     Originating Office: Bureau of Consular Affairs, Passport 
Services, Office of Legal Affairs (CA/PPT/S/L/LA).
     Form Number: DS-64.
     Respondents: Individuals or Households.
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 643,400.
     Estimated Number of Responses: 643,400.
     Average Time per Response: 5 minutes.
     Total Estimated Burden Time: 53,617 hours.
     Frequency: On occasion.
     Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain or Retain a 
Benefit.
    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 Secretary of State is authorized to issue U.S. passports under 
8 U.S.C. 1104, 22 U.S.C. 211a et seq, and Executive Order 11295 (August 
5, 1966). Department regulations provide that individuals whose valid 
or potentially valid U.S. passports were lost or stolen must make a 
report of the lost or stolen passport to the Department of State before 
they receive a new passport so that the lost or stolen passport can be 
invalidated (22 CFR parts 50 and 51). The Enhanced Border Security and 
Visa Entry Reform Act of 2002 (8 U.S.C. 1737) requires the Department 
of State to collect accurate information on lost or stolen U.S. 
passports and to enter that information into a data system. Form DS-64 
collects information identifying the person who held the lost or stolen 
passport and describing the circumstances under which the passport was 
lost or stolen. As required by the cited authorities, we use the 
information collected to accurately identify the passport that must be 
invalidated and to make a record of the circumstances surrounding the 
lost or stolen passport. False statements made knowingly or willfully 
on passport forms, in affidavits, or other supporting documents, are 
punishable by fine and/or imprisonment under U.S. law. (18 U.S.C. 1001, 
1542-1544).

Methodology

    Passport applicants can submit their form electronically on 
www.travel.state.gov or call the National Passport Information Center 
at 1-877-487-2778. Applicants can also download the form from the 
internet or obtain one at any Passport Agency or Acceptance Facility.

Barry J. Conway,
Managing Director for Passport Services, Bureau of Consular Affairs, 
Department of State.
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