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CBP Requests Comments Regarding Cost Submission

January 27, 2014

On Thursday, January 23, 2014, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) published a notice in the Federal Register (79 FR 3843), requesting comments concerning cost submission for respondents. In a continuing effort to reduce the burden on respondents, CBP is requesting comments on the following topics:

1) Whether the mandatory information collected by CBP is necessary 2) The accuracy of CBP’s methodology of estimated amount of burden on respondents 3) How the information collected can be enhanced 4) Other ways to reduce burden for respondents and 5) Estimated total annual burden hours.

All comments are due March 24, 2014.  Please submit written comments to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Attn:  Tracey Denning, Regulations and Rulings, Office of International Trade, 90 K Street NW., 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20229.  All additional requests should be directed to Tracy Denning: (202) 325-0265.

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