[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 168 (Tuesday, August 31, 2010)]
[Page 53322]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-21627]



United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Agency Information Collection Activities: Extension of an 
Existing Information Collection; Comment Request

ACTION: 30-Day Notice of Information Collection for Review; National 
Security Entry-Exit Registration System (NSEERS), OMB No. 1653-0036.


    The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Immigration and Customs 
Enforcement (USICE), will submit the following information collection 
request for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995. The information collection was previously 
published in the Federal Register on May 5, 2010 Vol. 75 No. 86, 24721, 
allowing for a 60 day public comment period. ICE received nine (9) 
comments during this comment period.
    The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for 
public comments. Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for 
thirty days September 30, 2010.
    Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the 
proposed information collection to the Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be 
addressed to OMB Desk Officer, for United States Immigration and 
Customs Enforcement, Department of Homeland Security, and sent via 
electronic mail to [email protected] or faxed to (202) 395-
    Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected 
agencies concerning the proposed 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: National Security Entry-Exit 
Registration System (NSEERS).
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
Department of Homeland Security sponsoring the collection: There is no 
form associated with this collection which is sponsored by U.S. 
Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract: Primary: Individuals and Households. This 
information collection requires certain nonimmigrant aliens to make 
specific reports to ICE approximately 30 days after arrival; every 12 
months after arrival; upon certain events, such as change of address, 
employment or school; and at the time they leave the United States.
    (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount 
of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: 58,000 
responses at 30 minutes (.50 hours) per response.
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: 29,000 annual burden hours.
    Requests for additional information about information should be 
sent via e-mail to [email protected] with ``NSEERS'' in the subject 

    Dated: August 24, 2010.
Joseph M. Gerhart,
Chief, Records Management Branch, U.S. Immigration and Customs 
Enforcement, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. 2010-21627 Filed 8-30-10; 8:45 am]