[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 56 (Wednesday, March 23, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Page 16436]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-6781]



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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services


Agency Information Collection Activities: HRIFA Instructions for 
Form I-485, Supplement C; Extension of an Existing Information 
Collection; Comment Request

ACTION: 60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review; HRIFA 
Instructions for Form I-485, Supplement C; OMB Control No. 1615-0024.

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    The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and 
Immigration Services (USCIS) will be submitting 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 May 
23, 2011.
    During this 60 day period, USCIS will be evaluating whether to 
revise Form I-485, Supplement C. Should USCIS decide to revise Form I-
485, Supplement C we will advise the public when we publish the 30-day 
notice in the Federal Register in accordance with the Paperwork 
Reduction Act. The public will then have 30 days to comment on any 
revisions to the Form I-485, Supplement C.
    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 (DHS), USCIS, Chief, Regulatory Products Division, 
Office of the Executive Secretariat, 20 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., 
Washington, DC 20529-2020. Comments may also be submitted to DHS via 
facsimile to 202-272-0997 or via e-mail at rfs.regs@dhs.gov. When 
submitting comments by e-mail, please make sure to add OMB Control No. 
1615-0024 in the subject box.

    Note:  The address listed in this notice should only be used to 
submit comments concerning the extension of the Form I-485, 
Supplement C. Please do not submit requests for individual case 
status inquiries to this address. If you are seeking information 
about the status of your individual case, please check ``My Case 
Status'' online at https://egov.uscis.gov/cris/Dashboard.do, or call 
the USCIS National Customer Service Center at 1-800-375-5283 (TTY 1-
800-767-1833).

    Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected 
agencies concerning the collection of information should address one or 
more of the following four points:
    (1) 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;
    (2) 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;
    (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: Extension of an existing 
information collection.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: HRIFA Instructions for Form I-
485, Supplement C.
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
Department of Homeland Security sponsoring the collection: Form I-485, 
Supplement C; U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals or households. The 
information provided on the Form I-485 Supplement C, in combination 
with the information collected on Form I-485 (Application to Register 
Permanent Resident or Adjust Status), is necessary in order for the 
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to make a 
determination that the adjustment of status eligibility requirements 
and conditions are met by the applicant of Haitian nationality pursuant 
to HRIFA.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: 2,000 responses 
at 30 minutes (.50) per response.
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: 1,000 annual burden hours.
    If you need a copy of the information collection instrument, please 
visit the Web site at: http://www.regulations.gov/. We may also be 
contacted at: USCIS, Regulatory Products Division, Office of the 
Executive Secretariat, 20 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 
20529-2020, Telephone number 202-272-8377.

    Dated: March 17, 2011.
Sunday Aigbe,
Chief, Regulatory Products Division, Office of the Executive 
Secretariat, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of 
Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. 2011-6781 Filed 3-22-11; 8:45 am]
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