[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 6 (Monday, January 11, 2016)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-00270]

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[OMB Number 1140-0006]

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection 
eComments Requested; Application and Permit for Importation of 
Firearms, Ammunition and Defense Articles, ATF F 6, Part II (5330.3B)

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

ACTION: 60-Day notice.


SUMMARY: 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 

DATES: Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for 60 days until 
March 11, 2016.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have additional comments 
especially on 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 Dickinson, Industry Liaison, Firearms and Explosives Imports 
Branch, 244 Needy Road, Martinsburg, WV 25405, at email: 
[email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 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): 
Revision 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 F 6, Part II (5330.3B).
    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; State, Local, or Tribal Government.
    Abstract: The form is used to determine if the article(s) described 
on the application qualifies for importation by the importer, and to 
serve as the authorization for the importer. In addition, information 
may be disclosed to other Federal, State, foreign and local law 
enforcement and regulatory agency personnel to verify information on 
the application, and to aid in the performance of their duties with 
respect to the enforcement and regulation of firearms and/or ammunition 
where such disclosure is not prohibited by law.
    5. An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of 
time estimated for an average respondent to respond: An estimated 400 
respondents will take 30 minutes to complete the survey.
    6. An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: The estimated annual public burden associated with 
this collection is 200 hours.
    If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, 
Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, 
Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two 
Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE., Room 3E-405B, Washington, DC 

    Dated: January 6, 2016.
Jerri Murray,
Department Clearance Officer for PRA, U.S. Department of Justice.
[FR Doc. 2016-00270 Filed 1-8-16; 8:45 am]