30 Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Shrimp Exporter's/Importer's Declaration, 67333 [2019-26454]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 236 / Monday, December 9, 2019 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 10950] 30 Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Shrimp Exporter’s/ Importer’s Declaration 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 January 8, 2020. 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 Joseph Fette, Section 609 Program Manager, Office of Marine Conservation, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, Department of State, Washington, DC 20520–2758, who may be reached on 202–647–3263 or at DS2031@state.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: • Title of Information Collection: Shrimp Exporter’s/Importer’s Declaration. • OMB Control Number: 1405–0095. • Type of Request: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, Office of Marine Conservation (OES/OMC). • Form Number: DS–2031. • Respondents: Business or other forprofit organizations. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 3,000. • Estimated Number of Responses: 10,000. khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:22 Dec 06, 2019 Jkt 250001 • Average Time per Response: 10 minutes. • Total Estimated Burden Time: 1,666 hours. • Frequency: On Occasion. • 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 The DS–2031 form is necessary to document imports of shrimp and products from shrimp pursuant to the State Department’s implementation of Section 609 of Public Law 101–162, which prohibits the entry into the United States of shrimp harvested in ways which are harmful to sea turtles. Respondents are exporters of shrimp and products from shrimp and government officials in countries that export shrimp and products from shrimp to the United States. The importer is required to present the DS– 2031 form at the port of entry into the United States, to retain the DS–2031 form for a period of three years subsequent to entry, and during that time to make the DS–2031 form available to U.S. Customs and Border Protection or the Department of State upon request. Methodology The DS–2031 form is completed by the exporter, the importer, and under certain conditions a government official of the harvesting country. The DS–2031 form accompanies shipments of shrimp and shrimp product to the United States and is to be made available to U.S. Customs and Border Protection at the PO 00000 Frm 00080 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 67333 time of entry and for three years after entry. David F. Hogan, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–26454 Filed 12–6–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–09–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 10790] 60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: SAMS-Domestic Results Performance Module (SAMS-D RPM) 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 February 7, 2020. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments by the following method: • 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–2019–0017’’ in the Search field. Then click the ‘‘Comment Now’’ button and complete the comment form. 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, may be sent to Natalie Donahue, Chief of Evaluation, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, who may be reached at (202) 632–6193 or DonahueNR@state.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: • Title of Information Collection: SAMS-Domestic Results Performance Module (SAMS-D RPM). • OMB Control Number: None. • Type of Request: New collection. • Originating Office: Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA/P/V). • Form Number: No form. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\09DEN1.SGM 09DEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice 10950]


30 Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Shrimp 
Exporter's/Importer's Declaration

ACTION: Notice of request for public comment and submission to OMB of 
proposed collection of information.

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SUMMARY: 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 January 8, 2020.

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.

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 Joseph Fette, Section 609 Program Manager, 
Office of Marine Conservation, Bureau of Oceans and International 
Environmental and Scientific Affairs, Department of State, Washington, 
DC 20520-2758, who may be reached on 202-647-3263 or at 
[email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
     Title of Information Collection: Shrimp Exporter's/
Importer's Declaration.
     OMB Control Number: 1405-0095.
     Type of Request: Extension of a Currently Approved 
Collection.
     Originating Office: Bureau of Oceans and International 
Environmental and Scientific Affairs, Office of Marine Conservation 
(OES/OMC).
     Form Number: DS-2031.
     Respondents: Business or other for-profit organizations.
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 3,000.
     Estimated Number of Responses: 10,000.
     Average Time per Response: 10 minutes.
     Total Estimated Burden Time: 1,666 hours.
     Frequency: On Occasion.
     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

    The DS-2031 form is necessary to document imports of shrimp and 
products from shrimp pursuant to the State Department's implementation 
of Section 609 of Public Law 101-162, which prohibits the entry into 
the United States of shrimp harvested in ways which are harmful to sea 
turtles. Respondents are exporters of shrimp and products from shrimp 
and government officials in countries that export shrimp and products 
from shrimp to the United States. The importer is required to present 
the DS-2031 form at the port of entry into the United States, to retain 
the DS-2031 form for a period of three years subsequent to entry, and 
during that time to make the DS-2031 form available to U.S. Customs and 
Border Protection or the Department of State upon request.

Methodology

    The DS-2031 form is completed by the exporter, the importer, and 
under certain conditions a government official of the harvesting 
country. The DS-2031 form accompanies shipments of shrimp and shrimp 
product to the United States and is to be made available to U.S. 
Customs and Border Protection at the time of entry and for three years 
after entry.

David F. Hogan,
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2019-26454 Filed 12-6-19; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4710-09-P