Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Reporting and Procedures Regulations
The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (``OFAC'') within the Department of the Treasury is soliciting comments concerning OFAC's information collection requirements contained within OFAC's Reporting, Procedures and Penalties Regulations set forth at 31 CFR part 501.
Economic Sanctions Enforcement Procedures for Banking Institutions
The Office of Foreign Assets Control (``OFAC'') of the U.S. Department of the Treasury is issuing this interim final rule, ``Economic Sanctions Enforcement Procedures for Banking Institutions,'' along with a request for comments. This interim final rule supercedes OFAC's proposed rule of January 29, 2003,\1\ to the extent that the proposed rule applies to ``banking institutions,'' as defined below. These administrative procedures are published as an appendix to the Reporting, Procedures and Penalties Regulations, 31 CFR Part 501.
Reporting and Procedures Regulations: Cuban Assets Control Regulations; Economic Sanctions Enforcement Guidelines; Partial Withdrawal
This document withdraws in part the proposed rule published on January 29, 2003, relating to the economic sanctions enforcement guidelines.\1\ In addition, in the Rules and Regulations section of this issue of the Federal Register, the Treasury Department is issuing an interim final ruleEconomic Sanctions Enforcement Procedures for Banking Institutions.