Department of State June 2, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collections: RPPR Public Diplomacy Surveys
Document Number: 2011-13705
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-06-02
Agency: Department of State
The Department of State has submitted the following information collection requests to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Certifications Pursuant to Public Law That 12 Nations Have Adopted Programs To Reduce the Incidental Capture of Sea Turtles in Their Shrimp Fisheries
Document Number: 2011-13702
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-06-02
Agency: Department of State
On April 22, 2011, the Department of State certified, pursuant to Section 609 of Public Law 101-162, that 12 nations have adopted programs to reduce the incidental capture of sea turtles in their shrimp fisheries comparable to the program in effect in the United States. The Department also certified that the fishing environments in 26 other countries and one economy, Hong Kong, do not pose a threat of the incidental taking of sea turtles protected under Section 609.