Requested Administrative Waiver of the Coastwise Trade Laws, 7111 [E6-1899]

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AGENCY: This notice supplements the notice concerning FTA Fiscal Year 2006 Apportionments, Allocations and Program Information, dated as of December 20, 2005, as changed and corrected by the FTA Fiscal Year 2006 Apportionments and Allocations Changes and Corrections; Announcement of States Selected for Participation in Section 5310 Pilot Program, dated as of February 3, 2006. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David B. Horner, Esq., Chief Counsel, Office of the Chief Counsel, Federal Transit Administration, 400 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20590 or at (202) 366–4063 or by e-mail at David.Horner@fta.dot.gov. rmajette on PROD1PC67 with NOTICES1 SUMMARY: Reference is made to the Appropriation for SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:10 Feb 09, 2006 Jkt 208001 Maritime Administration, DOT. Invitation for public comments on a requested administrative waiver of the Coastwise Trade Laws for the vessel Bert’s Boy. ACTION: SUMMARY: As authorized by Public Law 105–383 and Public Law 107–295, the Secretary of Transportation, as represented by the Maritime Administration (MARAD), is authorized to grant waivers of the U.S.-build requirement of the coastwise laws under certain circumstances. A request for such a waiver has been received by MARAD. The vessel, and a brief description of the proposed service, is listed below. The complete application is given in DOT docket 2006–23744 at http://dms.dot.gov. Interested parties may comment on the effect this action may have on U.S. vessel builders or businesses in the U.S. that use U.S.-flag vessels. If MARAD determines, in accordance with Public Law 105–383 and MARAD’s regulations at 46 CFR Part 388 (68 FR 23084; April 30, 2003), that the issuance of the waiver will have PO 00000 Frm 00110 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 7111 an unduly adverse effect on a U.S.vessel builder or a business that uses U.S.-flag vessels in that business, a waiver will not be granted. Comments should refer to the docket number of this notice and the vessel name in order for MARAD to properly consider the comments. Comments should also state the commenter’s interest in the waiver application, and address the waiver criteria given in § 388.4 of MARAD’s regulations at 46 CFR Part 388. Submit comments on or before March 13, 2006. DATES: Comments should refer to docket number MARAD–2006 23744. Written comments may be submitted by hand or by mail to the Docket Clerk, U.S. DOT Dockets, Room PL–401, Department of Transportation, 400 7th St., SW., Washington, DC 20590–0001. You may also send comments electronically via the Internet at http:// dmses.dot.gov/submit/. All comments will become part of this docket and will be available for inspection and copying at the above address between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., E.T., Monday through Friday, except federal holidays. An electronic version of this document and all documents entered into this docket is available on the World Wide Web at http://dms.dot.gov. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joann Spittle, U.S. Department of Transportation, Maritime Administration, MAR–830 Room 7201, 400 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20590. Telephone 202–366–5979. As described by the applicant the intended service of the vessel Bert’s Boy is: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Intended Use: ‘‘Charter for recreational use of passengers, perhaps with or without a professional captain. The primary commercial venture will be located in Florida where the rentals occur in the winter.’’ Geographic Region: East Coast, primarily Florida, including the states of Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Delaware, New York, Connecticut, Ohio, Maryland, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Maine, Pennsylvania, and New Hampshire. Dated: February 6, 2006. By order of the Maritime Administrator. Joel C. Richard, Secretary, Maritime Administration. [FR Doc. E6–1899 Filed 2–9–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–81–P E:\FR\FM\10FEN1.SGM 10FEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Maritime Administration

[Docket Number 2006 23744]


Requested Administrative Waiver of the Coastwise Trade Laws

AGENCY: Maritime Administration, DOT.

ACTION: Invitation for public comments on a requested administrative 
waiver of the Coastwise Trade Laws for the vessel Bert's Boy.

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SUMMARY: As authorized by Public Law 105-383 and Public Law 107-295, 
the Secretary of Transportation, as represented by the Maritime 
Administration (MARAD), is authorized to grant waivers of the U.S.-
build requirement of the coastwise laws under certain circumstances. A 
request for such a waiver has been received by MARAD. The vessel, and a 
brief description of the proposed service, is listed below. The 
complete application is given in DOT docket 2006-23744 at http://
dms.dot.gov. Interested parties may comment on the effect this action 
may have on U.S. vessel builders or businesses in the U.S. that use 
U.S.-flag vessels. If MARAD determines, in accordance with Public Law 
105-383 and MARAD's regulations at 46 CFR Part 388 (68 FR 23084; April 
30, 2003), that the issuance of the waiver will have an unduly adverse 
effect on a U.S.-vessel builder or a business that uses U.S.-flag 
vessels in that business, a waiver will not be granted. Comments should 
refer to the docket number of this notice and the vessel name in order 
for MARAD to properly consider the comments. Comments should also state 
the commenter's interest in the waiver application, and address the 
waiver criteria given in Sec.  388.4 of MARAD's regulations at 46 CFR 
Part 388.

DATES: Submit comments on or before March 13, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Comments should refer to docket number MARAD-2006 23744. 
Written comments may be submitted by hand or by mail to the Docket 
Clerk, U.S. DOT Dockets, Room PL-401, Department of Transportation, 400 
7th St., SW., Washington, DC 20590-0001. You may also send comments 
electronically via the Internet at http://dmses.dot.gov/submit/. All 
comments will become part of this docket and will be available for 
inspection and copying at the above address between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., 
E.T., Monday through Friday, except federal holidays. An electronic 
version of this document and all documents entered into this docket is 
available on the World Wide Web at http://dms.dot.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joann Spittle, U.S. Department of 
Transportation, Maritime Administration, MAR-830 Room 7201, 400 Seventh 
Street, SW., Washington, DC 20590. Telephone 202-366-5979.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: As described by the applicant the intended 
service of the vessel Bert's Boy is:
    Intended Use: ``Charter for recreational use of passengers, perhaps 
with or without a professional captain. The primary commercial venture 
will be located in Florida where the rentals occur in the winter.''
    Geographic Region: East Coast, primarily Florida, including the 
states of Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Delaware, 
New York, Connecticut, Ohio, Maryland, New Jersey, Rhode Island, 
Massachusetts, Maine, Pennsylvania, and New Hampshire.

    Dated: February 6, 2006.

    By order of the Maritime Administrator.
Joel C. Richard,
Secretary, Maritime Administration.
[FR Doc. E6-1899 Filed 2-9-06; 8:45 am]
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