2019-13188. Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Revision of a Currently Approved Collection; Application To Transport Interstate or Temporarily Export Certain National Firearms Act (NFA) Firearms-ATF F ...  

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    Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Department of Justice.


    60-Day notice.


    The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed collection OMB 1140-0010 Application to Transport Interstate or Temporarily Export Certain National Firearms Act (NFA) Firearms (ATF Form 5320.20) is being revised due to an increase in the number of respondents, burden hours and cost burden associated with this IC.


    Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for 60 days until August 20, 2019.

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    If you have additional comments, regarding the estimated public burden or associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions, or additional information, please contact: James Chancey, National Firearms Act Division either by mail at 244 Needy Road, Martinsburg, WV 25405, by email at nfaombcomments@atf.gov, or by telephone at 304-616-4500.

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    Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points:

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    —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility;

    —Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used;

    —Evaluate whether and if so how the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected can be enhanced; and

    —Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses.

    Overview of This Information Collection

    (1) Type of Information Collection (check justification or form 83): Revision of a currently approved collection.

    (2) The Title of the Form/Collection: Application to Transport Interstate or Temporarily Export Certain National Firearms Act (NFA) Firearms.

    (3) The agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department sponsoring the collection:

    Form number (if applicable): ATF F 5320.20.

    Component: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, U.S. Department of Justice.

    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract:

    Primary: Individuals or households.

    Other (if applicable): Business or other for-profit, Federal Government, and State, Local, or Tribal Government

    Abstract: Certain National Firearms Act firearms may not be transported interstate or temporarily exported by any person, other than a qualified Federal firearms licensee, without approval from ATF. The associated regulation requires a written request. The Application to Transport Interstate or Temporarily Export Certain National Firearms Act (NFA)—ATF Form 5320.20 provides for the regulatory requirements, and may be used as a written request.

    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: An estimated 17,000 respondents will utilize the form once, and it will take each respondent approximately 20 minutes to complete their responses.

    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: The estimated annual public burden associated with this collection is 5,610 hours, which is equal to 17,000 (# of responses) * 1 (# of responses per respondent) * .33 (20 minutes).

    (7) An Explanation of the Change in Estimates: An estimated increase in the total respondents to this IC in 2019 has caused a rise in both the number of responses and burden hours for this IC by 7,000 and 2,310 hours respectively. The cost burden for this IC is also expected to increase by $4,130.

    If additional information is required contact: Melody Braswell, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE, 3E.405A, Washington, DC 20530.

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    Dated: June 18, 2019.

    Melody Braswell,

    Department Clearance Officer for PRA, U.S. Department of Justice.

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    [FR Doc. 2019-13188 Filed 6-20-19; 8:45 am]


Document Information

Justice Department
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives Bureau
60-Day notice.
Document Number:
Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for 60 days until August 20, 2019.
29243-29244 (2 pages)
Docket Numbers:
OMB Number 1140-0010
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