Notices - 2013
[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 27 (Friday, February 8, 2013)]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-02875]
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
Drug Enforcement Administration
[OMB Number 1117-0033]
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection;
Comments Requested: Report of Mail Order Transaction
ACTION: 30-day notice.
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Drug Enforcement Administration
(DEA), 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. The proposed
information collection is published to obtain comments from the public
and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was
previously published in the Federal Register Volume 77, Number 236,
page 73052, on December 7, 2012, allowing for a 60-day comment period.
The purpose of this notice is to allow for an additional 30 days
for public comment until March 11, 2013. This process is conducted in
accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10. Written comments and/or suggestions
regarding the items contained in this notice, especially the estimated
public burden and associated response time, should be directed to the
Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory
Affairs, Attention Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC
20503. Additionally, comments may be submitted to OMB via facsimile to
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
- 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 agencies estimate of the
burden of the proposed collection of information, including the
validity of the methodology and assumptions used;
- Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the
information to be collected; 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 Information Collection 1117-0033
(1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently
(2) Title of the Form/Collection: Report of Mail Order Transaction.
(3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the
Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form Number: none;
Office of Diversion Control, Drug Enforcement Administration,
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.
Other: Not-for-Profit Institutions; State, Local or Tribal
Abstract: The Comprehensive Methamphetamine Control Act of 1996
(Pub. L. 104-237) (MCA) amended the Controlled Substances Act to
require that each regulated person who engages in a transaction with a
non-regulated person which involves ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, or
phenylpropanolamine (including drug products containing these
chemicals) and uses or attempts to use the Postal Service or any
private or commercial carrier shall, on a monthly basis, submit a
report of each such transaction conducted during the previous month to
the Attorney General.
(5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: It is estimated
that there are 11 total respondents for this information collection;
three (3) for paper form at 1 hour for each response; and eight (8) via
electronic mail at 15 minutes per form, all of which report monthly.
The total annual burden is 60 hours (36 hours for paper forms and 24
hours for electronic forms).
(6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated
with the collection: It is estimated that there are 60 annual burden
hours associated with this collection.
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 3W-1407B, Washington, DC 20530.
Dated: February 5, 2013.
Department Clearance Officer for PRA, U.S. Department of Justice.
[FR Doc. 2013-02875 Filed 2-7-13; 8:45 am]
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