Agency Information Collection Activities: Report of Diversion

Federal Register, Volume 84 Issue 246 (Monday, December 23, 2019)
[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 246 (Monday, December 23, 2019)]
[Pages 70560-70561]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office []
[FR Doc No: 2019-27662]
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Agency Information Collection Activities: Report of Diversion
AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Department of
Homeland Security.
ACTION: 30-Day Notice and request for comments; Extension of an
existing collection of information.
SUMMARY: The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border
Protection will be submitting 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 (PRA).
The information collection is published in the Federal Register to
obtain comments from the public and affected agencies.
DATES: Comments are encouraged and must be submitted (no later than
January 22, 2020) to be assured of consideration.
ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on
this proposed information collection to the Office of Information and
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be
addressed to the OMB Desk Officer for Customs and Border Protection,
Department of Homeland Security, and sent via electronic mail to
[email protected].
information should be directed to Seth Renkema, Chief, Economic Impact
Analysis Branch, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Trade,
Regulations and Rulings, 90 K Street NE, 10th Floor, Washington, DC
20229-1177, Telephone number 202-325-0056 or via email
[email protected]. Please note that the contact information provided
here is solely for questions regarding this notice. Individuals seeking
information about other CBP programs should contact the CBP National
Customer Service Center at 877-227-5511, (TTY) 1-800-877-8339, or CBP
website at https://www.cbp. gov/.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: CBP invites the general public and other
Federal agencies to comment on the proposed and/or continuing
information collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995
(44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). This proposed information collection was
previously published in the Federal Register (84 FR 55167) on October
15, 2019, allowing for a 60-day comment period. This notice allows for
an additional 30 days for public comments. This process is conducted in
accordance with 5 CFR 1320.8. Written comments and suggestions from the
public and affected agencies should address one or more of the
following four points: (1) 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; (2) 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; (3) suggestions to enhance the
quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and
(4) suggestions to 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. The comments that are submitted
will be summarized and included in the request for approval. All
comments will become a matter of public record.
Overview of this Information Collection:
    Title: Report of Diversion
    OMB Number: 1651-0025
    Form Number: CBP Form 26
    Current Actions: This submission is being made to extend the
expiration date with no change to the burden hours or to the
information collected on Form 26.
    Type of Review: Extension (without change)
    Abstract: CBP Form 26, Report of Diversion, is used to track
vessels traveling coastwise from U.S. ports to other U.S. ports when a
change occurs in scheduled itineraries. This form is initiated by the
vessel owner or agent to notify and request approval by CBP for a
vessel to divert while traveling coastwise from a U.S. port to another
U.S. port, or a vessel traveling to a foreign port having to divert to
a U.S. port when a change occurs in the vessel itinerary. CBP Form 26
collects information such as the name and nationality of the vessel,
the expected port and date of arrival, and information about any
related penalty cases, if applicable. This information collection is
authorized by 46 U.S.C. 60105 and 19 CFR 4.91. CBP Form 26 is
accessible at
    Affected Public: Businesses.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,400.
    Estimated Number of Annual Responses per Respondent: 2.
    Estimated Number of Total Annual Responses: 2,800.
    Estimated Time per Response: 5 minutes.
    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 233.
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    Dated: December 18, 2019.
Seth D. Renkema,
Branch Chief, Economic Impact Analysis Branch, U.S. Customs and Border
[FR Doc. 2019-27662 Filed 12-20-19; 8:45 am]