[Federal Register: May 14, 2002 (Volume 67, Number 93)]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]
This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains notices to the public of
the proposed issuance of rules and regulations. The purpose of these
notices is to give interested persons an opportunity to participate in
the rule making prior to the adoption of the final rules.
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
Immigration and Naturalization Service
8 CFR Part 286
[INS Order No. 2180A-01]
Establishment of a $3 Immigration User Fee for Certain Commercial
Vessel Passengers Previously Exempt
AGENCY: Immigration and Naturalization Service, Department of Justice.
ACTION: Proposed rule; reopening of comment period.
SUMMARY: On April 3, 2002, at 67 FR 15753, the Immigration and
Naturalization Service (Service) published a proposed rule in the
Federal Register proposing to require certain commercial vessel
operators and/or their ticketing agents to charge a $3 user fee from
every commercial vessel passenger whose journey originated in the U.S.,
Canada, Mexico, a territory or possession of the United States, or an
adjacent island except those exempted under section 286(e) of the
Immigration and Nationality Act (Act) or 8 CFR part 286. The original
comment period for the proposed rule closed on May 3, 2002. To ensure
that the public has ample opportunity to fully review and comment on
the proposed rule, this document reopens the comment period to May 28,
DATES: Written comments must be submitted on or before May 28, 2002.
ADDRESSES: Please submit written comments to the Director, Regulations
and Forms Services Division, Immigration and Naturalization Service,
425 I Street, NW., Room 4034, Washington, DC 20536. To ensure proper
handling, please reference INS No. 2180A-01 on your correspondence. You
may also submit comments to the Service electronically at
firstname.lastname@example.org. When submitting comments electronically please
include INS No. 2180A-01 in the subject box. Comments are available for
public inspection at the above address by calling (202) 514-3048 to
arrange for an appointment.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Georgia Mayers, Chief of Cash
Management, Office of Finance, Immigration and Naturalization, 425 I
Street, NW., Washington, DC 20536, 202-305-1200.
Where can the public view the April 3, 2002, proposed rule?
The April 3, 2002, proposed rule can be viewed on the Government
Printing Office Web site at: http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/
Dated: May 9, 2002.
James W. Ziglar,
Commissioner, Immigration, and Naturalization Service.
[FR Doc. 02-12045 Filed 5-9-02; 3:51 pm]
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