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30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: DS-3053; Statement of Consent or Special Circumstances: Issuance of a Passport to a Minor Under Age 14, OMB Control Number 1405-0129
Document Number: 05-13107
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-05
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Title of Information Collection: Statement of Consent or Special Circumstances: Issuance of a Passport to a Minor Under Age 14. OMB Control Number: 1405-0129. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection. Originating Office: Bureau of Consular Affairs, Department of State, Passport Services, Office of Field Operations, Field Coordination Division (CA/PPT/FO/FC). Form Number: DS-3053. Respondents: Individuals or households. Estimated Number of Respondents: 525,000 annually. Estimated Number of Responses: 525,000 annually. Average Hours Per Response: 1 hour. Total Estimated Burden: 525,000 hours annually. Frequency: On occasion. Obligation to Respond: Required to obtain or retain a benefit.
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: DS-5504, U.S. Passport Re-Application Form, OMB Control Number 1405-0160
Document Number: 05-13106
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-05
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Title of Information Collection: U.S. Passport Re- Application Form. OMB Control Number: 1405-0160. Type of Request: New collection. Originating Office: CA/PPT/FO/FC. Form Number: DS-5504. Respondents: Individuals or households. Estimated Number of Respondents: 50,000 per year. Estimated Number of Responses: 50,000 per year. Average Hours Per Response: 30 minutes. Total Estimated Burden: 25,000 hours per year. Frequency: On occasion. Obligation to Respond: Required to obtain or retain a benefit.
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: DS-11, Application for a U.S. Passport, OMB Number 1405-0004
Document Number: 05-13105
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-05
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Title of Information Collection: Application For a U.S. Passport. OMB Control Number: 1405-0004. Type of Request: Extension. Originating Office: CA/PPT/FO/FC. Form Number: DS-11. Respondents: Individuals or Households. Estimated Number of Respondents: 6,600,000 per year. Estimated Number of Responses: 6,600,000 per year. Average Hours Per Response: 1 hour and 25 minutes. Total Estimated Burden: 9,350,000 hours per year. Frequency: On occasion. Obligation to Respond: Required to obtain or retain a benefit.
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “Lords of Creation: the Origins of Sacred Maya Kingship”
Document Number: 05-12572
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-24
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003 [68 FR 19875], I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition ``Lords of Creation: the Origins of Sacred Maya Kingship,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to loan agreements with the foreign lenders. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, from on or about September 10, 2005, to on or about January 2, 2006; Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX, from on or about February 12, 2006, to on or about May 7, 2006; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, from on or about June 11, 2006, to on or about September 10, 2006, and at possible additional venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public Notice of these Determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register.
Participation in the Exchange Visitor Program as Professor and Research Scholar; Correction
Document Number: 05-12456
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-06-23
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State published a document in the Federal Register of May 19, 2005, concerning a final rule on regulations for professors and research scholars in the Exchange Visitor Program. The document contained incorrect information regarding the 12-month bar, and this document corrects that error.
Announcement of Meetings of the International Telecommunication Advisory Committee
Document Number: 05-12338
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-22
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State announces meetings of the U.S. International Telecommunication Advisory Committee (ITAC). The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Department on policy and technical issues with respect to the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). The purpose of these meetings is to prepare for the Americas Regional Preparatory Meeting for the World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC-06), which will take place in Lima, Peru from August 9-11, 2005. An ITAC meeting will be held on Thursday, July 7, 2005, at the State Department from 10 am to 12 pm to begin preparations for the meeting of the Americas Regional Preparatory Meeting for the ITU World Telecommunication Development Conference. Four additional meetings are scheduled to prepare for this Regional Preparatory Meeting on July 14, July 21, July 28 and August 4; all will be held from 10 am to 12 pm at the Department of State in Room 2533A. Members of the public may attend these meetings and are welcome to participate in the discussions, subject to the discretion of the Chair. Directions to meeting location may be determined by calling the ITAC Secretariat at (202) 647-2592. Entrance to the State Department is controlled; in order to get precleared for each meeting, people planning to attend should send an email to Nettie McCorkle at mccorklend@state.gov no later than 48 hours before the meeting. This email should include the name of the meeting and date of meeting, your name, social security number, date of birth, and organizational affiliation. One of the following valid photo identifications will be required for admission to the State Department : U.S. driver's license, passport, U. S. Government identification card. Enter the Department of State from the C Street lobby; in view of escorting requirements, non- Government attendees should plan to arrive not less than 15 minutes before the meeting begins.
Aliens Inadmissible Under the Immigration and Nationality Act-Unlawful Voters
Document Number: 05-12219
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-06-21
Agency: Department of State
This rule amends the Department's regulations concerning visa ineligibility for aliens who vote unlawfully. We are amending the regulations to comply with the provisions of the Child Citizenship Act of 2000.
Bureau of Political-Military Affairs; Notice of Information Collection Under Emergency Review: Form DS-4076; Request for Commodity Jurisdiction (CJ)/U.S. Munitions List (USML) Determination; OMB Control Number 1405-XXXX
Document Number: 05-12091
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-20
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the emergency review procedures of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Type of Request: Emergency Review. Originating Office: Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, (PM/DDTC). Title of Information Collection: Request for Commodity Jurisdiction (CJ)/U.S. Munitions List (USML) Determination. OMB Control Number: None. Frequency: Once per year per respondent. Form Number: DS-4076. Respondents: Business organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 300. Estimated Number of Responses: 300. Average Hours Per Response: 2 hours. Total Estimated Burden: 600 hours. Obligation to Respond: Voluntary. The proposed information collection is published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. Emergency review and approval of this collection has been requested from OMB by July 29, 2005. If granted, the emergency approval is only valid for 180 days. Comments should be directed to the State Department Desk Officer, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget (OMB), Washington, DC 20530, who may be reached on 202-395-7316. You may submit comments by any of the following methods: E-mail: KatherineT.Astrich@omb. eop.gov. You must include the form number (DS-4076) and information collection title in the subject line of your message. Hand Delivery or Courier: OIRA State Department Desk Officer, Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503. Fax: 202-395-6974.
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “Prague, the Crown of Bohemia, 1347-1437”
Document Number: 05-12090
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-20
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, and Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003 [68 FR 19875], I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition ``Prague, the Crown of Bohemia, 1347-1437,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to a loan agreement with the foreign owners. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY from on or about September 19, 2005 to on or about January 3, 2006, and at possible additional venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public Notice of these determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register.
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “Daughter of Re: Hatshepsut, King of Egypt”
Document Number: 05-12089
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-20
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003 [68 FR 19875], I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition ``Daughter of Re: Hatshepsut, King of Egypt,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to loan agreements with the foreign owners. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at the Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco, California, from on or about October 15, 2005 to on or about February 5, 2006, and at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, from on or about March 21, 2006 to on or about July 9, 2006, and at the Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, from on or about August 26, 2006 to on or about December 31, 2006, and at possible additional venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public Notice of these Determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register.
Debarment Involving Hughes Network Systems (Beijing) Co. Ltd.
Document Number: 05-12011
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-17
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given that the Department of State has imposed an administrative debarment against Hughes Network Systems (Beijing) Co. Ltd. pursuant to a January 26, 2005 Consent Agreement and other authority based upon section 127.7(a) and (b)(2) of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) (22 CFR sections 120 to 130).
Amendments to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations: Various
Document Number: 05-11892
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-06-15
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State is amending and/or clarifying the content of a number of provisions of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). The affected parts of the ITAR are: Part 120 Purpose and Definitions; Part 123Licenses for the Export of Defense Articles; Part 124Agreements, Off-Shore Procurement and Other Defense Services; Part 126General Policies and Provisions; and Part 127 Violations and Penalties. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION for a description of the changes and clarifications for each respective part.
Shipping Coordinating Committee; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 05-11820
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-15
Agency: Department of State
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “The Legacy of Homer: Four Centuries of Art From the Ecole National Superieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris”
Document Number: 05-11737
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-14
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003 [68 FR 19875], I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition ``The Legacy of Homer: Four Centuries of Art from the Ecole National Superieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to loan agreements with the foreign owner. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at The Dahesh Museum of Art, New York, New York, from on or about October 11, 2005 to on or about January 22, 2006, and at possible additional venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public Notice of these Determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register.
Announcement of Meetings of the International Telecommunication Advisory Committee
Document Number: 05-11651
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-13
Agency: Department of State
The International Telecommunication Advisory Committee announces a meeting of U.S. Study Group B on July 12, 2005, which will be held to prepare positions for the next meeting of the ITU-T Study Group 16. Members of the public will be admitted to the extent that seating is available, and may join in the discussions, subject to the instructions of the Chair. The International Telecommunication Advisory Committee (ITAC) will meet on Tuesday, July 12, 2005, to prepare U.S. and company contributions for the ITU-T Study Group 16 meeting, which will take place July 26-August 5, 2005, in Geneva, Switzerland. The U.S. Study Group B meeting will be held at Communication Technologies, Inc. (COMTek) 14151 Newbrook Drive, Suite 400, Chantilly, VA 20151, telephone (703) 961-9080. Those planning to attend should provide their name and organization no later than July 5 to Marcie Geissinger at marcie.g@comcast.net or at (303) 499-2145. Directions to the meeting location are available and conference bridge information (if any) may be obtained from Marcie Geissinger at marcie.g@comcast.net.
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition; Determinations: “Robert Mapplethorpe and the Classical Tradition”
Document Number: 05-11461
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-09
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999 (64 FR 56014), Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999 (64 FR 57920), as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003 (68 FR 19875), I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition, ``Robert Mapplethorpe and the Classical Tradition,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to a loan agreement with the foreign lender. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at the Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York, from on or about July 1, 2005, to on or about August 24, 2005, and at possible additional venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public notice of these determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register.
Announcement of Meeting of the International Telecommunication Advisory Committee
Document Number: 05-11285
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of State
The International Telecommunication Advisory Committee announces a meeting to prepare positions for the next meeting of the ITU-T Study Group 3 (Tariff and accounting principles including related telecommunication economic and policy issues). Members of the public will be admitted to the extent that seating is available, and may join in the discussions, subject to the instructions of the Chair. Directions to the meeting location and conference bridge information may be obtained from minardje@state.gov. The International Telecommunication Advisory Committee (ITAC) will meet on Thursday, June 16, 2005 to initiate preparation of U.S. contributions to ITU-T Study Group 3 (Tariff and accounting principles including related telecommunication economic and policy issues) and discuss other matters associated with U.S. participation in the next Study Group 3 meeting. The meeting will be held at the AT&T Innovation Center, 1133 21st Street, Suite 210, Washington, DC 20036.
Shipping Coordinating Committee; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 05-11284
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of State
Charter for the Enterprise for the Americas Board
Document Number: 05-11283
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-07
Agency: Department of State
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: Assorted Egyptian Treasures for Public Exhibition
Document Number: 05-10982
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-06-02
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003 [68 FR 19875], I hereby determine that the objects covered by this Notice, imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to loan agreements with the foreign owners. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects as part of the exhibition ``Mummy: the inside story'', at the Houston Museum of Natural Science, Houston, TX, from on or about September 30, 2005, until on or about February 12, 2006, is in the national interest. I further determine that the exhibition or display of certain of the exhibit objects as part of the exhibition ``Treasures of Ancient Art from the British Museum'', at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City, OK, from on or about August 31, 2006, until on or about November 26, 2006; at the Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens, Jacksonville, FL, from on or about December 22, 2006, until on or about March 18, 2007; at the North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC, from on or about April 15, 2007, until on or about July 8, 2007; at the Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE, from on or about August 3, 2007, until on or about October 28, 2007; at the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History, Albuquerque, NM, from on or about November 16, 2007, until on or about February 10, 2008; and at possible additional venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public Notice of these Determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register.
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Form DS-3057, Medical Clearance Update, OMB 1405-0131
Document Number: 05-10653
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-27
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Title of Information Collection: Medical Clearance Update. OMB Control Number: 1405-0131. Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved Collection. Originating Office: Office of Medical Services, M/MED/EX. Form Number: DS-3057. Respondents: Foreign Service Officers, Federal Government Employees and family members. Estimated Number of Respondents: 9,800. Estimated Number of Responses: 9,800. Average Hours Per Response: 30 minutes. Total Estimated Burden: 4,900. Frequency: On occasion. Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain or Retain a Benefit.
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Form Numbers DS-1950 and DS-5056, Department of State Application for Employment, OMB Control Number 1405-0139
Document Number: 05-10582
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-26
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Title of Information Collection: Department of State Application for Employment. OMB Control Number: 1405-0139. Type of Request: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection. Originating Office: Bureau of Human Resources, Office of Recruitment, Examination, Employment (HR/REE). Form Number: DS-1950 and DS-5056. Respondents: U.S. Citizens seeking entry into the Department of State Foreign Service and individuals, sophomore through graduate level college and university students, seeking participation in the Department's student programs. Estimated Number of Respondents: 16,000. Estimated Number of Responses: 16,000. Average Hours Per Response: 0.5 hour. Total Estimated Burden: 8,000 hours. Frequency: On occasion. Obligation to Respond: Required to obtain a benefit.
60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: DS 1843 and 1622, Medical History and Examination for Foreign Service, OMB 1405-0068
Document Number: 05-10454
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-25
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the information collection described below. The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for public comment in the Federal Register preceding submission to OMB. We are conducting this process in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Title of Information Collection: Medical History and Examination for Foreign Service. OMB Control Number: 1405-0068. Type of Request: Extension of Currently Approved Collection. Originating Office: Office of Medical Services, M/MED/EX. Form Number: DS 1843 and 1622. Respondents: Family members of Foreign Service Officers and Federal employees stationed abroad. (Note: For purposes of the Paperwork Reduction Act, employees of the U.S. Government are not counted as respondents.) Estimated Number of Respondents: 9,800. Estimated Number of Responses: 9,800. Average Hours Per Response: 1. Total Estimated Burden: 9,800 hours. Frequency: On occasion. Obligation to Respond: Required to obtain a benefit.
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: DS-3091, Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program, OMB Control No. 1405-0143
Document Number: 05-10453
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-25
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Title of Information Collection: Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program. OMB Control Number: 1405-0143. Type of Request: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection. Originating Office: HR/REE/REC. Form Number: DS-3091. Respondents: College Students. Estimated Number of Respondents: 500. Estimated Number of Responses: 500. Average Hours Per Response: 10. Total Estimated Burden: 5,000 hours. Frequency: On Occasion. Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain or Retain a Benefit. A pilot program is gathering costs and reviewing security requirement necessary to stand up an electronic option.
Notice of Availability of Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Report for Fiscal Year 2004
Document Number: 05-10334
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-24
Agency: Bureau of Administration, Department of State
The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Administration, is issuing this notice in order to comply with the Energy Policy Act of 1992 and 42 U.S.C. 13218(b). The purpose of this notice is to announce the public availability of the Department of State's final Fiscal Year 2004 report at the following Web site: http://www.state.gov/m/a/ c8503.htm.
Overseas Schools Advisory Council Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 05-10333
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-24
Agency: Department of State
Participation in the Exchange Visitor Program as Professor and Research Scholar
Document Number: 05-10020
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-05-19
Agency: Department of State
By this notice, the Department adopts as final with minor modification, the proposed rule published in the Federal Register on June 27, 2002. This rule amends the Department's Exchange Visitor Program regulations set forth at 22 CFR 62.20 by extending the duration of program participation for professors and research scholars from the current three years to five years. In addition, this rule implements a limitation on the eligibility of an extension for the professor and research scholar categories and implements a two-year bar for repeat participation to encourage and foster the purpose of the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961 (``Fulbright-Hays Act''). Additional minor modifications have been made throughout Sec. 62.20 for administrative purposes due to the implementation of the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS).
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “The Mysterious Bog People”
Document Number: 05-9791
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-17
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999 (64 FR 56014), Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999 (64 FR 57920), as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003 (68 FR 19875), I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition, ``The Mysterious Bog People,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to loan agreements with the foreign lenders. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, from on or about July 9, 2005, to on or about January 22, 2006, the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, California, from on or about March 16, 2006, to on or about September 10, 2006, the Milwaukee Public Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, from on or about October 22, 2006, to on or about January 21, 2007, and at possible additional venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public notice of these determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register.
60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: DS Form 4502, Fulbright Teacher Exchange Program Application Package, OMB Control No. 1405-0114
Document Number: 05-9716
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-16
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the information collection described below. The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for public comment in the Federal Register preceding submission to OMB. We are conducting this process in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Title of Information Collection: Fulbright Teacher Exchange Program Application Package. OMB Control Number: 1405-0114. Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection. Originating Office: Office of Global Educational Programs (ECA/A/S). Form Number: DS-4502. Respondents: Educators desiring to participate in the Fulbright Teacher Exchange Program. Estimated Number of Respondents: 950. Estimated Number of Responses: 950. Average Hours Per Response: 3. Total Estimated Burden: 2850. Frequency: On occasion. Obligation to Respond: Required to obtain or retain a benefit.
60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: DS-7001 and SV-1999-011-A, DOS-Sponsored Academic Exchange Program Application and Evaluation, OMB Control No. 1405-0138
Document Number: 05-9715
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-16
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the information collection described below. The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for public comment in the Federal Register preceding submission to OMB. We are conducting this process in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Title of Information Collection: DOS-sponsored Academic Exchange Program Application and Evaluation. OMB Control Number: 1405-0138. Type of Request: Revision of a Currently Approved Collection. Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, ECA/A/E/EUR. Form Number: N/A. Respondents: Applicants, current participants, and program alumni. Estimated Number of Respondents: 20,500. Estimated Number of Responses: 20,500. Average Hours Per Response: 0.74. Total Estimated Burden: 15,250. Frequency: On occasion. Obligation to Respond: Voluntary.
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “The Art of Richard Tuttle”
Document Number: 05-9714
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-16
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, and Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003 [68 FR 19875], I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition ``The Art of Richard Tuttle,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to a loan agreement with the foreign owner. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA from on or about July 2, 2005 to on or about October 16, 2005, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY from on or about November 10, 2005 to on or about February 12, 2006, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA from on or about March 18, 2006 to on or about June 11, 2006, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX from on or about July 15, 2006 to on or about October 8, 2006, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL from on or about November 11, 2006 to on or about February 4, 2007, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA from on or about March 18, 2007 to on or about June 25, 2007, and at possible additional venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public Notice of these determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register.
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “Rockwell Kent: The Mythic and the Modern”
Document Number: 05-9713
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-16
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965 (79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27, 1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112 Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, and Delegation of Authority No. 236 of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No. 257 of April 15, 2003 [68 FR 19875], I hereby determine that the objects to be included in the exhibition ``Rockwell Kent: The Mythic and the Modern,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to a loan agreement with the foreign owner. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at the Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME from on or about June 23, 2005 to on or about October 6, 2005, and at possible additional venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public Notice of these determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register.
Shipping Coordinating Committee-Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 05-9600
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-05-13
Agency: Department of State