Department of State March 2018 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Application for Nonimmigrant Visa
Document Number: 2018-06496
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-30
Agency: Department of State
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.
60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Application for Immigrant Visa and Alien Registration
Document Number: 2018-06490
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-30
Agency: Department of State
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.
Fine Arts Committee Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2018-06342
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-29
Agency: Department of State
Notice of Public Meeting
Document Number: 2018-06210
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-28
Agency: Department of State
The Advisory Panel to the U.S. Section of the North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission will meet on April 27th, 2018.
Defense Trade Advisory Group; Notice of Open Meeting
Document Number: 2018-05806
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-22
Agency: Department of State
Notice of Public Meeting
Document Number: 2018-05480
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-19
Agency: Department of State
Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “Otobong Nkanga: To Dig a Hole that Collapses Again” Exhibition
Document Number: 2018-05363
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-16
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that certain component objects of a certain work of art entitled ``In Pursuit of Bling,'' to be included in the exhibition ``Otobong Nkanga: To Dig a Hole that Collapses Again,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The component objects are imported pursuant to a loan agreement with the foreign owner or custodian. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit component objects as configured in the aforesaid work of art, at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, in Chicago, Illinois, from on or about March 31, 2018, until on or about September 2, 2018, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest.
Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Object Imported for Exhibition Determinations: Exhibition of “Snow-Covered Field With a Harrow (after Millet)” Painting
Document Number: 2018-05362
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-16
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that a certain object, entitled ``Snow-Covered Field with a Harrow (after Millet),'' to be exhibited in the Impressionism and the Late Nineteenth Century Gallery of the Harvard Art Museums, imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, is of cultural significance. The object is imported pursuant to a loan agreement with the foreign owner or custodian. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit object at the Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, Massachusetts, from on or about March 23, 2018, until on or about July 10, 2018, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest.
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Foreign Diplomatic Services Applications (FDSA)
Document Number: 2018-05357
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-16
Agency: Department of State
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.
60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Statement Regarding a Lost or Stolen U.S. Passport Book and/or Card
Document Number: 2018-04956
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-13
Agency: Department of State
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.
Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Object Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “Cagnacci: Painting Beauty and Death” Exhibition
Document Number: 2018-04930
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-12
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that a certain object to be included in the exhibition ``Cagnacci: Painting Beauty and Death,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, is of cultural significance. The object is imported pursuant to a loan agreement with the foreign owner or custodian. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit object at the Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, Ohio, from on or about March 23, 2018, until on or about July 22, 2018, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest.
Waiver of Missile Proliferation Sanctions Against Foreign Persons
Document Number: 2018-04929
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-12
Agency: Department of State
A determination has been made pursuant to the Arms Export Control Act and Export Administration Act (as carried out under Executive Order 13222 of August 17, 2001).
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery
Document Number: 2018-04735
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-09
Agency: Department of State
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.
30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Supplemental SIV Chief of Mission Application
Document Number: 2018-03496
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-09
Agency: Department of State
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.
Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “The Power of Gold: Asante Royal Regalia From Ghana” Exhibition
Document Number: 2018-04687
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-08
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that certain objects to be included in the exhibition ``The Power of Gold: Asante Royal Regalia from Ghana,'' 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 or custodian. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at the Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas, from on or about April 15, 2018, until on or about August 12, 2018, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest.
Notice of a Shipping Coordination Committee Meeting
Document Number: 2018-04686
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-08
Agency: Department of State
60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: Statement of Political Contributions, Fees, and Commissions Relating to Sales of Defense Articles and Defense Services
Document Number: 2018-04433
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-06
Agency: Department of State
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.
Notice of Determinations; Additional Culturally Significant Object Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “Like Life: Sculpture, Color, and the Body” Exhibition
Document Number: 2018-04372
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-05
Agency: Department of State
On January 19, 2018, notice was published on page 2864 of the Federal Register (volume 83, number 13) of determinations pertaining to certain objects to be included in an exhibition entitled ``Like Life: Sculpture, Color, and the Body.'' Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that a certain additional object to be included in the exhibition ``Like Life: Sculpture, Color, and the Body,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, is of cultural significance. The additional object is imported pursuant to a loan agreement with the foreign owner or custodian. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the additional exhibit object at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, from on or about March 20, 2018, until on or about July 22, 2018, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest.
Notice of Determinations; Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “Visitors to Versailles, 1682-1789” Exhibition
Document Number: 2018-04371
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-05
Agency: Department of State
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations: I hereby determine that certain objects to be included in the exhibition ``Visitors to Versailles, 1682-1789,'' 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 or custodians. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, from on or about April 9, 2018, until on or about July 29, 2018, and at possible additional exhibitions or venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest.
Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation; Determinations Regarding Use of Chemical Weapons by North Korea Under the Chemical and Biological Weapons Control and Warfare Elimination Act of 1991
Document Number: 2018-04320
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-05
Agency: Department of State
The United States Government has determined that the Government of North Korea has used chemical weapons in violation of international law or lethal chemical weapons against its own nationals. The following is notice of sanctions to be imposed as required by law.
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition” Exhibition
Document Number: 2018-04188
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-03-01
Agency: Department of State
On February 23, 2018, notice was published on page 8146 of the Federal Register (volume 83, number 37) of determinations pertaining to certain objects to be included in an exhibition entitled ``Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition.'' The referenced notice is hereby corrected to state that the determinations set forth therein were made by Alyson Grunder, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State, pursuant to the authorities listed in the Supplementary Information section of the referenced notice.