Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Foreign National Request Form, 3760-3761 [2022-01428]

Download as PDF 3760 Federal Register / Vol. 87, No. 16 / Tuesday, January 25, 2022 / Notices khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES 14043 of September 9, 2021, Requiring Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccination for Federal Employees and the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force guidance, is announcing an opportunity for public comment on a full clearance of a previous emergency approval that allowed the Department of Commerce (DOC) to collect information from individuals applying for medical exemption to the COVID–19 Mandatory Vaccinations as specified in the Agency Medical Exemption Form, Part 2. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), we invite the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed, and continuing information collections, which helps us assess the impact of our information collection requirements and minimize the public’s reporting burden. The purpose of this notice is to allow for 60 days of public comment preceding submission of the collection to OMB. DATES: To ensure consideration, comments regarding this proposed information collection must be received on or before March 28, 2022. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments to the Department of Commerce, PRA Clearance Officer at PRAcomments@ doc.gov. All comments received are part of the public record. Comments will generally be posted without change. All Personally Identifiable Information (for example, name and address) voluntarily submitted by the commenter may be publicly accessible. Do not submit Confidential Business Information or otherwise sensitive or protected information. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information should be directed to the Attn: Zack Schwartz, Chief of Staff to the Acting CFO and Assistant Secretary for Administration, Commerce Headquarters, at (202) 577–1769; or via email: ZSchwartz@doc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract Executive Order (E.O.) 14043, titled, ‘‘Requiring Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccination for Federal Employees,’’ requires all Federal employees, as defined in 5 U.S.C. 2105, to be vaccinated against COVID–19, with exceptions only as required by law. Requests for ‘‘medical accommodation’’ or ‘‘medical exceptions’’ will be treated as requests for a disability accommodation and evaluated and decided under applicable Rehabilitation Act standards for reasonable accommodation absent undue hardship to the agency. The agency will be VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:19 Jan 24, 2022 Jkt 256001 required to keep confidential any medical information provided, subject to the applicable Rehabilitation Act standards. This medical exemption form is necessary for Commerce to determine legal exemptions to the vaccine requirement under the Rehabilitation Act. The Form ‘‘Request for a Medical Exception to the COVID–19 Vaccine Requirement’’ will be completed by employees who seek a medical exception to the Federal employee vaccine mandate, and by their personal medical providers. To request a medical exemption from the COVID–19 vaccination requirement, an employee must complete Part 1 of the medical exemption form and their medical provider must complete Part 2. The Bureau’s Reasonable Accommodation Coordinators would receive this form from the requester and use it to make a recommendation to the supervisor based on the medical information provided in the form. The request for this collection of information is essential to continue the Department of Commerce’s health and safety measures regarding the Federal Employee medical exemptions to the COVID–19 mandatory vaccinations. the proper functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) 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; (c) Evaluate ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments that you submit in response to this notice are a matter of public record. We will include or summarize each comment in our request to OMB to approve this ICR. Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you may ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. II. Method of Collection Sheleen Dumas, Department PRA Clearance Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Commerce Department. The Department of Commerce will collect this information by electronically, when possible, as well as by mail, fax, telephone, technical discussions; and customer experience activities such as feedback surveys, focus groups, user testing, and in-person interviews. Department of Commerce may also utilize observational techniques to collect this information. III. Data OMB Control Number: 0690–0036. Form Number(s): None. Type of Review: Regular submission; Extension of an already approved collection. Affected Public: Federal employees and medical providers. Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,000. Estimated Time per Response: 10 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 167. Estimated Total Annual Cost to Public: $9321. Respondent’s Obligation: Voluntary. Legal Authority: Executive Order (E.O.) 14043. IV. Request for Comments We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department/Bureau to: (a) Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is necessary for PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 [FR Doc. 2022–01431 Filed 1–24–22; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–17–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Office of the Secretary Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Foreign National Request Form Office of Security (OSY), Office of the Secretary, Commerce. AGENCY: ACTION: Notice. The Department of Commerce, in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed, and continuing information collections, which helps us assess the impact of our information collection requirements and minimize the public’s reporting burden. The purpose of this notice is to allow for 60 days of public comment preceding submission of the collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\25JAN1.SGM 25JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 87, No. 16 / Tuesday, January 25, 2022 / Notices To ensure consideration, comments regarding this proposed information collection must be received on or before March 28, 2022. DATES: Direct all written comments to Eric M. Geddis, Program Manager, Department of Commerce at egeddis@ doc.gov, or to PRAcomments@doc.gov. Please reference OMB Control Number 0690–0033 in the subject line of your comments. Do not submit Confidential Business Information or otherwise sensitive or protected information. All comments received are part of the public record. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Eric M. Geddis, Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20230, (202) 482– 8125, or egeddis@doc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract The purpose of this collection is to gather information to mitigate variances in foreign access management program implementation and registration information requirements needed to reach risk-based determinations of physical and logical access by foreign national visitors and guests to Commerce facilities and resources. Due to the increasing diversity of foreign national participation in departmental programs, considerable efforts have been made to baseline requirements as a means to define uniform program standards as well as to expand current guidance beyond foreign visitor control to manage emerging risks associated with physical and logical access to the Department’ s facilities and resources. IV. Request for Comments We are soliciting public comments to permit the Agency to: (a) Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is necessary for the proper functions of the Agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) 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; (c) Evaluate ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments that you submit in response to this notice are a matter of public record. We will include or summarize each comment in our request to OMB to approve this information collection. Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. While you may ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. the specific foreign-status component described in the submitted notification (summarized below) and subsequently authorized by the Board. The benefits that may stem from conducting production activity under FTZ procedures are explained in the background section of the Board’s website—accessible via www.trade.gov/ ftz. The proposed component would be added to the production authority that the Board previously approved for the operation, as reflected on the Board’s website. The proposed foreign-status component is plastic terminal battery caps (duty-free). The request indicates that the component is subject to duties under section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 (section 301), depending on the country of origin. The applicable Section 301 decisions require subject merchandise to be admitted to FTZs in privileged foreign status (19 CFR 146.41). Public comment is invited from interested parties. Submissions shall be addressed to the Board’s Executive Secretary and sent to: ftz@trade.gov. The closing period for their receipt is March 7, 2022. A copy of the notification will be available for public inspection in the ‘‘Online FTZ Information System’’ section of the Board’s website. For further information, contact Christopher Wedderburn at Chris.Wedderburn@trade.gov. Sheleen Dumas, Department PRA Clearance Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Commerce Department. Dated: January 20, 2022. Andrew McGilvray, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2022–01428 Filed 1–24–22; 8:45 am] khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES III. Data OMB Control Number: 0690–0033. Form Number(s): 207–12–1. Type of Review: Regular submission. Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Individuals or households. Estimated Number of Respondents: 12,000. Estimated Time per Response: 15 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 3,000. Estimated Total Annual Cost to Public: $0. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:19 Jan 24, 2022 Jkt 256001 [FR Doc. 2022–01394 Filed 1–24–22; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P BILLING CODE 3510–17–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE II. Method of Collection This information is collected in both paper form and electronically. 3761 Bureau of Industry and Security Foreign-Trade Zones Board [B–01–2022] Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) 38— Spartanburg County, South Carolina; Notification of Proposed Production Activity, BMW Manufacturing Company, LLC (Passenger Motor Vehicles), Spartanburg, South Carolina BMW Manufacturing Company, LLC submitted a notification of proposed production activity to the FTZ Board (the Board) for its facility in Spartanburg, South Carolina within Subzone 38A. The notification conforming to the requirements of the Board’s regulations (15 CFR 400.22) was received on January 13, 2022. Pursuant to 15 CFR 400.14(b), FTZ production activity would be limited to PO 00000 Frm 00008 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE In the Matter of: Khaldoun Hejazi, 1112 West Howe Street, Boise, ID 83706 Order Denying Export Privileges On March 3, 2020, in the U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho, Khaldoun Hejazi (‘‘Hejazi’’) was convicted of violating Section 38 of the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2778) (‘‘AECA’’). Specifically, Hejazi was convicted of knowingly and willfully conspiring to export, and causing to be exported, firearms from the United States, which were designated as defense articles on the United States Munitions List, without having first obtained the required licenses or written approval from the U.S. Department of State. As a result of his conviction, the Court sentenced Hejazi to (1) 30 months in E:\FR\FM\25JAN1.SGM 25JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 87, Number 16 (Tuesday, January 25, 2022)]
[Notices]
[Pages 3760-3761]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2022-01428]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Office of the Secretary


Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the 
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Review and Approval; Comment 
Request; Foreign National Request Form

AGENCY: Office of Security (OSY), Office of the Secretary, Commerce.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Commerce, in accordance with the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), invites the general public and other 
Federal agencies to comment on proposed, and continuing information 
collections, which helps us assess the impact of our information 
collection requirements and minimize the public's reporting burden. The 
purpose of this notice is to allow for 60 days of public comment 
preceding submission of the collection to the Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB).

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DATES: To ensure consideration, comments regarding this proposed 
information collection must be received on or before March 28, 2022.

ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to Eric M. Geddis, Program 
Manager, Department of Commerce at [email protected], or to 
[email protected]. Please reference OMB Control Number 0690-0033 in 
the subject line of your comments. Do not submit Confidential Business 
Information or otherwise sensitive or protected information. All 
comments received are part of the public record.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should 
be directed to Eric M. Geddis, Department of Commerce, 1401 
Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20230, (202) 482-8125, or 
[email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Abstract

    The purpose of this collection is to gather information to mitigate 
variances in foreign access management program implementation and 
registration information requirements needed to reach risk-based 
determinations of physical and logical access by foreign national 
visitors and guests to Commerce facilities and resources. Due to the 
increasing diversity of foreign national participation in departmental 
programs, considerable efforts have been made to baseline requirements 
as a means to define uniform program standards as well as to expand 
current guidance beyond foreign visitor control to manage emerging 
risks associated with physical and logical access to the Department' s 
facilities and resources.

II. Method of Collection

    This information is collected in both paper form and 
electronically.

III. Data

    OMB Control Number: 0690-0033.
    Form Number(s): 207-12-1.
    Type of Review: Regular submission. Extension of a currently 
approved collection.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 12,000.
    Estimated Time per Response: 15 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 3,000.
    Estimated Total Annual Cost to Public: $0.

IV. Request for Comments

    We are soliciting public comments to permit the Agency to: (a) 
Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is necessary for 
the proper functions of the Agency, including whether the information 
will have practical utility; (b) 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; (c) Evaluate ways to 
enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be 
collected; and (d) Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to 
respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology.
    Comments that you submit in response to this notice are a matter of 
public record. We will include or summarize each comment in our request 
to OMB to approve this information collection. Before including your 
address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying 
information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire 
comment--including your personal identifying information--may be made 
publicly available at any time. While you may ask us in your comment to 
withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we 
cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.

Sheleen Dumas,
Department PRA Clearance Officer, Office of the Chief Information 
Officer, Commerce Department.
[FR Doc. 2022-01428 Filed 1-24-22; 8:45 am]
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