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The Coast Guard seeks comment on the approval of a revision to a currently approved collection for enhanced maritime domain awareness via electronic transmission of vessel transit data.
This information collection helps to ensure port safety and security and an uninterrupted flow of commerce. Data is also used for marine safety and environmental protection.
The Coast Guard seeks comment from owners or operators of certain vessels.
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 March 4, 2016.
For more information, please view the entire Federal Register notice.
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