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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Agency Information Collection Activities:Delivery Ticket

AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Department of Homeland Security.
ACTION: 60-Day Notice and request for comments; Extension of an existing collection of information: 1651-0081.
SUMMARY: As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, CBP invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on an information collection requirement concerning the Delivery Ticket (CBP Form 6043). This request for comment is being made pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Public Law 104-13).
DATES: Written comments should be received on or beforeDecember 31, 2012, to be assured of consideration.
ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Attn: Tracey Denning, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, 799 9th Street NW., 5th Floor, Washington, DC. 20229-1177.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information should be directed to Tracey Denning, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Regulationsand Rulings, Office of International Trade, 799 9th Street NW., 5th Floor, Washington, DC. 20229-1177, at 202-325-0265.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

CBP invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13). The comments should address: (a) Whether the 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 estimates of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden including the use of automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology; and (e) the annual cost burden to respondents or record keepers from the collection of information (total capital/startup costs and operations and maintenance costs). The comments that are submitted will be summarized and included in the CBP request for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. In this document CBP is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection:

Title:Delivery Ticket.

OMB Number:1651-0081.

Form Number:CBP Form 6043.

Abstract:CBP Form 6043,Delivery Ticket,is used to document transfers of imported merchandise between parties. This form collects information such as the name and address of the consignee; the name of the importing carrier; lien information; the location of where the goods originated and where they were delivered; and information about the imported merchandise. CBP Form 6043 is filled out by warehouse proprietors, carriers, Foreign Trade Zone operators and others involved in transfers of imported merchandise. This form is authorized by 19 U.S.C. 1551a and 1565, and provided for by 19 CFR 4.34, 4.37 and 19.9. It is accessible at:http://forms.cbp.gov/pdf/CBP_Form_6043.pdf

Action:CBP proposes to extend the expiration date of this information collection with no change to the estimated burden hours.

Type of Review:Extension (without change).

Affected Public:Businesses.

Estimated Number of Respondents:1000.

Estimated Number of Annual Responses per Respondent:200.

Estimated Number of Total Annual Responses:200,000.

Estimated Time per Response:20 minutes.

Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours:66,000.

Dated: October 25, 2012. Tracey Denning, Agency Clearance Officer,U.S. Customs and Border Protection.