2019-16392. Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Extension With Change of a Currently Approved Collection; Application and Permit for Importation of Firearms, Ammunition, and Defense Articles-ATF Form 6-...  

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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.


    Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for 60 days until September 30, 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: Desiree M. Dickinson, ATF Firearms and Explosives Imports Branch either by mail at 244 Needy Road, Martinsburg, WV 25405, or by email at desiree.dickinson@atf.gov, or by telephone at 304-616-4584.

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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:

    —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): Extension with change of a currently approved collection.

    2. The Title of the Form/Collection: Application and Permit for Importation of Firearms, Ammunition and Defense Articles.

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

    Form number (if applicable): ATF Form 6—Part I (5330.3A).

    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: Business or other for-profit.

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    Abstract: The Application and Permit for Importation of Firearms, Ammunition, and Defense Articles—ATF Form 6—Part I (5330.3A) allows ATF to determine if the article(s) described on the application qualifies for importation. It also serves as authorization for the importer.

    5. An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: An estimated 10,000 respondents will utilize the form, and it will take each respondent approximately 39 minutes to provide 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 6,500 hours, which is equal to 10,000 (# of respondents) * 1 (# of responses per respondents) * .65 (39 minutes).

    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: July 29, 2019.

    Melody Braswell,

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

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    [FR Doc. 2019-16392 Filed 7-31-19; 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 September 30, 2019.
37678-37679 (2 pages)
Docket Numbers:
OMB Number 1140-0005
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