GVWR Class List

Federal Highway Administration GVWR Class Identification Find your vehicle’s GVWR by decoding the vin. Class 1-2: Light Duty (GVWR = 10,000 lbs or Less) This is a set of three reference cards designed to help law enforcement by depicting types of vehicles and vehicle weights so officers can correctly identify vehicle type. The first card… Continue reading GVWR Class List


China CMIIT ID is required for all wireless devices (cellular phones, modems, routers, etc.) imported into China. CMIIT ID is a compulsory certification for wireless products in China, and the CMIIT ID consists of 15 digits. CMIIT ID certification process: Step 1. The applicant submits the application form and required documents to the Certification Body… Continue reading China CMIIT ID

Singapore Radio Type Approval (IMDA)

Singapore Radio Type Approval (IMDA) is a technical specification and compliance process for radio communications equipment used in the country. The process is managed by the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), which is the regulatory body for the telecommunications and media industries in Singapore. IMDA provides guidelines for radio equipment type approval, which manufacturers must… Continue reading Singapore Radio Type Approval (IMDA)

What are SRRC / CMIIT ID?

What are SRRC and CMIIT ID? How to identify and query? Introduction to SRRC and CMIIT ID ・SRRC=State Radio Regulatory Commission of the People’s Republic of China, an agency under the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People’s Republic of China ・CMIIT ID is the model approval code for radio transmitting equipment ・The… Continue reading What are SRRC / CMIIT ID?

What is an FRN? [FCC Registration Number]

An FRN, or FCC registration number, is a 10-digit number that is assigned to a business or individual registering with the FCC. This unique FRN is used to identify the registrant’s business dealings with the FCC. FRNs created in the Legacy CORES have a password. Presently, some FCC licensing systems allow you access using the… Continue reading What is an FRN? [FCC Registration Number]

What is an Information Collection Request (ICR)?

What is an ICR? An Information Collection Request (ICR) is a set of documents that describes reporting, record keeping, survey, or other information collection requirements imposed on the public by a federal agency. The Paperwork Reduction Act stipulates that every federal agency must obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) before collecting the same… Continue reading What is an Information Collection Request (ICR)?

Paperwork Reduction Act

[104th Congress Public Law 13] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] <DOC> [DOCID: f:publ13.104] [[Page 109 STAT. 163]] Public Law 104-13 104th Congress An Act To further the goals of the Paperwork Reduction Act to have Federal agencies become more responsible and publicly accountable for reducing the burden of Federal paperwork on the public, and… Continue reading Paperwork Reduction Act

Federal Enterprise Architecture (FEA)

Federal Enterprise Architecture (FEA) supports planning and decision-making through documentation and information that provides an abstracted view of an enterprise at various levels of scope and detail. The Common Approach to Federal Enterprise Architecture, released in May 2012 as part of the federal CIO’s policy guidance and management tools for increasing shared approaches to IT… Continue reading Federal Enterprise Architecture (FEA)

OMB Number Approval Process

The Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA, pronounced “oh-eye-ruh”) is a Federal office that Congress established in the 1980 Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C Chapter 35). OIRA is part of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), which is an agency within the Executive Office of the President. In addition to reviewing government collections… Continue reading OMB Number Approval Process

OMB Control Number

An OMB Control No or sometimes just OMB Number is a document reference number created and managed by the United States Office of Management and Budget. OMB Control numbers help to manage the lifecycle of documents circulating through the various federal government agencies. In most circumstances, OMB Control Numbers are valid for 3 years. If… Continue reading OMB Control Number