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11/26/2014: Collection of information under review by the Office of Management and Budget – Tonnage measurement of vessels

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The Coast Guard posted a notice requesting approval of a revision to the collection of information for the application for tonnage measurement of vessels.

The Coast Guard is seeking comment from owners of vessels.

The information received from the tonnage measurement of vessels applications helps the Coast Guard to determine a vessel’s tonnage. Tonnage, in turn, helps to determine licensing, inspections, safety requirements and operating fees.

View the Federal Register notice for further information. In particular, the Coast Guard would appreciate comments addressing:

(1) The practical utility of the Collections;
(2) The accuracy of the estimated burden of the Collections;
(3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of information subject to the Collections;
(4) Ways to minimize the burden of the Collections on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.

All comments and related material must be submitted on or before December 26, 2014.

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