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5/9/2016: Collection of information under review by Office of Management and Budget – Nondestructive testing of certain cargo tanks on unmanned barges

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The Coast Guard seeks comment on the extension of an approval to a revision of a currently approved collection on nondestructive testing of certain cargo tanks on unmanned barges.

The Coast Guard uses the results of nondestructive testing to evaluate the suitability of older pressure-vessel-type cargo tanks of unmanned barges to remain in service. Such a tank, on an unmanned barge, 30 years old or older is subjected to nondestructive testing once every ten years.

The Coast Guard seeks comments from owners of tank barges.

In particular, the Coast Guard would appreciate comments addressing:

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

Comments must reach the Coast Guard by June 8, 2016.

For more information, please view the entire Federal Register notice.

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