2019-26776. Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request; Report of Requests for Restrictive Trade Practice or Boycott  

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    Bureau of Industry and Security, Department of Commerce.




    The Department of Commerce, 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.


    To ensure consideration, written comments must be submitted on or before February 10, 2020.


    Direct all written comments to Mark Crace, IC Liaison, Bureau of Industry and Security, 1401 Constitution Avenue, Suite 2099B, Washington, DC 20233 (or via the internet at PRAcomments@doc.gov). Comments will generally be posted without change. All Personally Identifiable Information (for example, name and address) voluntarily submitted by the commenter may be publicly accessible. Do not submit Confidential Business Information or otherwise sensitive or protected information. You may submit attachments to electronic comments in Microsoft Word, Excel, or Adobe PDF file formats.

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    I. Abstract

    This information is used to monitor requests for participation in foreign boycotts against countries friendly to the U.S. The information is analyzed to note changing trends and to decide upon appropriate action to be taken to carry out the United States' policy of discouraging United States persons from participating in foreign restrictive trade practices and boycotts directed against countries friendly to the United States.

    II. Method of Collection

    Submitted on paper or electronically.

    III. Data

    OMB Control Number: 0694-0012.

    Form Number(s): BIS-621P, BIS-6051P, BIS-6051 P-a.

    Type of Review: Regular submission.

    Affected Public: Any U.S. Person

    Estimated Number of Respondents: 892.

    Estimated Time per Response: 1 hour to 1 hour and 30 minutes.

    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 1,171.

    Estimated Total Annual Cost to Public: $0.

    Respondent's Obligation: Mandatory.

    Legal Authority: 15 CFR Sections 760.1, 760.5, 764.2, 762, 760.5.

    IV. Request for Comments

    Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.

    Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval of this information collection; they also will become a matter of public record.

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    Sheleen Dumas,

    Department PRA Clearance Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Commerce Department.

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    [FR Doc. 2019-26776 Filed 12-11-19; 8:45 am]

    BILLING CODE 3510-07-P

Document Information

Commerce Department
Industry and Security Bureau
Document Number:
To ensure consideration, written comments must be submitted on or before February 10, 2020.
67925-67925 (1 pages)
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