[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 66 (Wednesday, April 8, 2009)]
[Page 15999]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-7917]



U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

Agency Information Collection Activities: Compliance Review 
Worksheet; New Information Collection; Comment Request

ACTION: 60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: 
Compliance Review Worksheet.


    The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and 
Immigration Services (USCIS), has submitted the following information 
collection request for review and clearance in accordance with the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The information collection is 
published to obtain comments from the public and affected agencies. 
Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for sixty days until June 
8, 2009.
    Written comments and/or suggestions regarding the item(s) contained 
in this notice, especially regarding the estimated public burden and 
associated response time, should be directed to the Department of 
Homeland Security, USCIS, Chief, Regulatory Management Division, 
Clearance Office, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, Washington, DC 20529-2210. 
Comments may also be submitted to DHS via facsimile to 202-272-8352 or 
via e-mail at [email protected].
    When submitting comments by e-mail please make sure to add OMB-51 
in the subject box. Written comments and suggestions from the public 
and affected agencies should address one or more of the following four 
    (1) Evaluate whether the collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including 
whether the information will have practical utility;
    (2) Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of 
the collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;
    (3) Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to 
be collected; and
    (4) 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: New information collection.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Compliance Review Worksheet.
    (3) Agency Form Number, if Any, and the Applicable Component of the 
Department of Homeland Security Sponsoring the Collection: No form 
number. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.
    (4) Affected Public Who Will Be Asked or Required To Respond, as 
Well as a Brief Abstract: Primary: Business. The Compliance Review 
Worksheet will be used by USCIS to record the results of on-site 
    (5) An Estimate of the Total Number of Respondents and the Amount 
of Time Estimated for an Average Respondent To Respond: 25,000 
responses at 30 minutes (.50) per response.
    (6) An Estimate of the Total Public Burden (in Hours) Associated 
With the Collection: 12,500 annual burden hours.
    If you need a copy of the supporting statement, or additional 
information, please visit the USCIS Web site at: http://www.regulations.gov/search/index.jsp. USCIS has requested and OMB has 
agreed to not display the information collection for public view as 
required under 5 CFR 1320.14.
    If additional information is required contact: USCIS, Regulatory 
Management Division, 111 Massachusetts Avenue, Washington, DC 20529-
2210, (202) 272-8377.

    Dated: April 3, 2009.
Stephen Tarragon,
Deputy Chief, Regulatory Management Division, U.S. Citizenship and 
Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security.
 [FR Doc. E9-7917 Filed 4-7-09; 8:45 am]