[Federal Register: April 22, 1998 (Volume 63, Number 77)]
[Page 19902-19903]
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Public Information Collection Requirement
AGENCY: Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

ACTION: Notice of Intent to Renew Information Collection #3038-0023--
Regulations and forms relating to registration with the commission.


SUMMARY: The Commodity Futures Trading Commission is planning to renew
information collection #3038-0023, Regulations and Forms Relating to
Registration with the Commission which is due to expire on June 30,
1998. The Commodity Exchange Act, as amended, requires the registration
of all futures commission merchants, floor traders, floor brokers,
associated persons, commodity trading advisors, commodity pool
operators, introducing brokers, and leverage transaction merchants. In
compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Commission
solicits comments to: (1) Evaluate whether the collection of
information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of
the agency, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions
used; (2) evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden
of the collection of information including the validity of the
methodology and assumptions used; (3) enhance the quality, utility, and
clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) minimize the burden
of the collection of the information on those who are to respond,
including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic,
mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms
of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of

DATES: Comments must be received on or before June 22, 1998.

ADDRESSES: Copies of the submission may be obtained from the CFTC
Clearance Officer, 1155 21st Street NW, Washington, DC 20581, (202)
    Title: Regulations and Forms Relating to Registration with the
    Control Number: 3038-0023.
    Action: Extension.
    Respondents: Commission Registrants.
    Estimated Annual burden: 27,467 hours.

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    Issued in Washington, D.C., on April 15, 1998.
Jean A. Webb,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 98-10701 Filed 4-21-98; 8:45 am]

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