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The Coast Guard seeks comment on the approval of a revision to a currently approved collection for plan approval and records for tank vessels, passenger vessels, cargo and miscellaneous vessels, mobile offshore drilling units, nautical school vessels and oceanographic research vessels.
This information collection requires the shipyard, designer or manufacturer for the construction of a vessel to submit plans, technical information and operating manuals to the Coast Guard.
The Coast Guard seeks comment from shipyards, designers and manufacturers 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 May 11, 2016.
For more information, please view the entire Federal Register notice.
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