Department of State March 24, 2006 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

60-Day Notice of Information Collection: DS-3013, Application Under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction, OMB-1405-0076
Document Number: E6-4317
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-24
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: Application Under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. OMB Control No: 1405-0076. Type of Request: Revision of a Currently Approved Collection. Originating Office: Bureau of Consular Affairs. CA/OCS/CI. Form Number: DS-3013. Respondents: Individuals. Estimated Number of Respondents: 500 per year. Average Hours Per Response: 1 hour. Total Estimated Burden: 500 hours. Frequency: On occasion. Obligation to Respond: Required to Obtain or Retain a Benefit.
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Department of State Forms DS-98, DS-98 E, DS-99 and DS-99 E; Application for Diplomatic Exemption From Taxes; OMB Control Number 1405-0069
Document Number: E6-4316
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-24
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 Diplomatic Exemption From Taxes. OMB Control Number: 1405-0069. Type of Request: Extension of an approved collection. Originating Office: Bureau of Diplomatic Security, Office of Foreign Missions, Diplomatic Tax and Customs Office, DS/OFM/VTC/TC. Form Number: DS-98, DS-98 E, DS-99 and DS-99 E. Respondents: Eligible foreign diplomatic or consular missions, certain foreign government organizations, and designated international organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 350. Estimated Number of Responses: Approximately 2419. Average Hours Per Response: 15 minutes. Total Estimated Burden: 605 hours. Frequency: On occasion. Obligation to Respond: Required to obtain or retain a benefit.
60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Forms DS-1998 and DS-1998E, Foreign Service Written Examination Registration Form, OMB Control Number 1405-0008
Document Number: E6-4315
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-24
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: Registration for the Foreign Service Officer Written Examination. OMB Control Number: 1405-0008. Type of Request: Revision of a Currently Approved Collection. Originating Office: Human Resources, HR/REE/BEX. Form Number: DS-1998 & DS-1998-E. Respondents: Registrants for the Foreign Service Written Examination. Estimated Number of Respondents: 35,147. Estimated Number of Responses: 35,147. Average Hours Per Response: 20 minutes. Total Estimated Burden: 11,716 hours. Frequency: Annually. Obligation to Respond: Required to obtain or retain a benefit.