[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 246 (Friday, December 21, 2012)]
[Pages 75661-75662]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-30815]



Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

[OMB Number 1140-0075]

Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; 
Comments Requested: Transactions Among Licensees/Permittees, Limited

ACTION: 60-day notice.


    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 
1995. The proposed information collection is published to obtain 
comments from the public and affected agencies. Comments are encouraged 
and will be accepted for ``sixty days'' until February 19, 2013. This 
process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
    If you have 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 Anita Scheddel, Explosives Industry 
Programs Branch at [email protected].
    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;
--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.

Summary of Information Collection

    (1) Type of Information Collection: Extension of a currently 
approved collection.
    (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Transactions Among Licensees/
Permittees, Limited.
    (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the 
Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form Number: None. 
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
    (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as 
well as a brief abstract: Primary: Business or other for-profit. Other: 

Need for Collection

    A licensed importer, licensed manufacturer, or licensed dealer may 
distribute explosive materials to a holder of a limited permit if the 
holder of such permit is a resident of the same State in which the 
licensee's business premise is located. A holder of a limited permit 
may receive explosive materials on no more than 6 separate occasions 
during the one-year period of the permit. A holder of a user permit may 
dispose of surplus stocks of explosive materials to the holder of a 
limited permit who is a resident of the same State in which the 
premises of the holder of the user permit are located. A licensed 
importer, licensed manufacturer, licensed dealer or permittee, must, 
prior to delivering the explosive materials, obtain from the limited 
permitee a current list of the persons who are authorized to accept 
delivers of the explosive materials on behalf of the limited permittee.
    (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 175

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respondents will take 30 minutes to comply with the required 
    (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated 
with the collection: There are an estimated 88 annual total burden 
hours associated with this collection.
    If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, 
Department Clearance Officer, Policy and Planning Staff, Justice 
Management Division, Department of Justice, Two Constitution Square, 
145 N Street NE., Room 3W-1407B, Washington, DC 20530.

    Dated: December 18, 2012.
Jerri Murray,
Department Clearance Officer for PRA, U.S. Department of Justice.
[FR Doc. 2012-30815 Filed 12-20-12; 8:45 am]