Conduct on Postal Property; Technical Amendment, 49195 [E7-16986]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 166 / Tuesday, August 28, 2007 / Rules and Regulations For the reasons discussed in the preamble, the Coast Guard amends 33 CFR part 165 as follows: POSTAL SERVICE PART 165—REGULATED NAVIGATION AREAS AND LIMITED ACCESS AREAS Conduct on Postal Property; Technical Amendment 1. The authority citation for part 165 continues to read as follows: AGENCY: Authority: 33 U.S.C. 1226 and 1231; 46 U.S.C. Chapter 701; 50 U.S.C. 191, 195; 33 CFR 1.05–1, 6.04–1, 6.04–6, and 160.5; Pub. L. 107–295, 116 Stat. 2064; Department of Homeland Security Delegation No. 0170.1. SUMMARY: The Postal Service is amending two provisions in title 39, Code of Federal Regulations, to correct an outdated citation to a superseded Executive Order. EFFECTIVE DATE: August 28, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Covell, Office of Counsel Program Specialist, U.S. Postal Inspection Service, 202–268–3381. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Currently, references to Executive Order No. 10927, of March 18, 1961, dealing with charitable fund-raising and related matters, appear in 39 CFR 232.1(h) and 39 CFR 447.21. Those references are obsolete, since the revocation of that Order by Executive Order No. 12353, issued March 23, 1982. The Postal Service has determined it is appropriate to correct the obsolete references. I 39 CFR Parts 232 and 447 I ACTION: 2. Add temporary § 165.T01–116 to read as follows: I § 165.T01–116 Safety Zone: Labor Day Celebration Fireworks, Village Beach Fishing Pier, Hog Island Channel, Island Park, NY. pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES (a) Location. The following area is a safety zone: All navigable waters of Hog Island Channel in a 300-foot radius of a firework launch site located at approximate position 40°36′30.947″ N, 073°39′22.226″ W. All coordinates are North American Datum 1983. (b) Definitions. The following definitions apply to this section: Designated on-scene patrol personnel, means any commissioned, warrant and petty officers of the U.S. Coast Guard operating Coast Guard vessels who have been authorized to act on the behalf of the Captain of the Port, Long Island Sound. (c) Regulations. (1) The general regulations contained in 33 CFR § 165.23 apply. (2) In accordance with the general regulations in § 165.23 of this part, entry into or movement within this zone is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port, Long Island Sound. (3) All persons and vessels must comply with the Coast Guard Captain of the Port or designated on-scene patrol personnel. (4) Upon being hailed by a U.S. Coast Guard vessel by siren, radio, flashing light or other means, the operator of the vessel must proceed as directed. (5) Persons and vessels may request permission to enter the zone on VHF– 16 or via phone at (203) 468–4401. (d) Enforcement period. This section will be enforced from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, September 1, 2007 and if the fireworks display is postponed, from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Sunday, September 2, 2007. Dated: August 13, 2007. D.A. Ronan, Captain, U. S. Coast Guard, Captain of the Port, Long Island Sound. [FR Doc. E7–16933 Filed 8–27–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–15–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:51 Aug 27, 2007 Jkt 211001 Postal Service. Final rule. Authority delegations (Government agencies), Crime, Federal buildings and facilities, Government property, Law enforcement officers, Postal Service, Security measures. 39 CFR Part 447 Conflict of interests, Political activities. I Accordingly, 39 CFR parts 232 and 447 are amended as follows: PART 232—CONDUCT ON POSTAL PROPERTY 1. The authority citation for part 232 continues to read as follows: I Authority: 18 U.S.C. 13, 3061; 21 U.S.C. 802, 844; 39 U.S.C. 401, 403(b)(3), 404(a)(7), 1201(2). 2. Section 232.1(h)(1) is revised to read as follows: I Conduct on postal property. * * * * * (h) Soliciting, electioneering, collecting debts, vending, and advertising. (1) Soliciting alms and contributions, campaigning for election to any public office, collecting private debts, soliciting and vending for commercial purposes (including, but not limited to, the vending of newspapers and other publications), Frm 00069 Fmt 4700 PART 447—RULES OF CONDUCT FOR POSTAL EMPLOYEES 1. The authority citation for part 233 continues to read as follows: I Authority: 39 U.S.C. 401. 2. Section 447.21(g) and the note following are revised to read as follows: 39 CFR Part 232 PO 00000 displaying or distributing commercial advertising, collecting signatures on petitions, polls, or surveys (except as otherwise authorized by Postal Service regulations), are prohibited. These prohibitions do not apply to: (i) Commercial or nonprofit activities performed under contract with the Postal Service or pursuant to the provisions of the Randolph-Sheppard Act; (ii) Posting notices on bulletin boards as authorized in § 243.2(a) of this chapter; (iii) The solicitation of Postal Service and other Federal military and civilian personnel for contributions by recognized agencies as authorized under Executive Order 12353, of March 23, 1982. * * * * * I List of Subjects § 232.1 49195 Sfmt 4700 § 447.21 Prohibited conduct. * * * * * (g) No employee while on property owned or leased by the Postal Service or the United States or while on duty, shall participate in any gambling activity, including the operation of a gambling device, in conducting or acting as an agent for a lottery or pool, in conducting a game for money or property, or in selling or purchasing a numbers slip or ticket. Note: Paragraph (g) of this section does not prohibit participation in activities specified herein if participation is necessitated by an employee’s law enforcement duties, or if participation is in accordance with section 7 of Executive Order No. 12353, of March 23, 1982, relating to agency-approved solicitations. Stanley F. Mires, Chief Counsel, Legislative. [FR Doc. E7–16986 Filed 8–27–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7710–12–P E:\FR\FM\28AUR1.SGM 28AUR1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 166 (Tuesday, August 28, 2007)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Page 49195]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-16986]


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POSTAL SERVICE

39 CFR Parts 232 and 447


Conduct on Postal Property; Technical Amendment

AGENCY: Postal Service.

ACTION: Final rule.

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SUMMARY: The Postal Service is amending two provisions in title 39, 
Code of Federal Regulations, to correct an outdated citation to a 
superseded Executive Order.

EFFECTIVE DATE: August 28, 2007.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Covell, Office of Counsel Program 
Specialist, U.S. Postal Inspection Service, 202-268-3381.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Currently, references to Executive Order No. 
10927, of March 18, 1961, dealing with charitable fund-raising and 
related matters, appear in 39 CFR 232.1(h) and 39 CFR 447.21. Those 
references are obsolete, since the revocation of that Order by 
Executive Order No. 12353, issued March 23, 1982. The Postal Service 
has determined it is appropriate to correct the obsolete references.

List of Subjects

39 CFR Part 232

    Authority delegations (Government agencies), Crime, Federal 
buildings and facilities, Government property, Law enforcement 
officers, Postal Service, Security measures.

39 CFR Part 447

    Conflict of interests, Political activities.

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Accordingly, 39 CFR parts 232 and 447 are amended as follows:

PART 232--CONDUCT ON POSTAL PROPERTY

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1. The authority citation for part 232 continues to read as follows:

    Authority: 18 U.S.C. 13, 3061; 21 U.S.C. 802, 844; 39 U.S.C. 
401, 403(b)(3), 404(a)(7), 1201(2).


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2. Section 232.1(h)(1) is revised to read as follows:


Sec.  232.1  Conduct on postal property.

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    (h) Soliciting, electioneering, collecting debts, vending, and 
advertising. (1) Soliciting alms and contributions, campaigning for 
election to any public office, collecting private debts, soliciting and 
vending for commercial purposes (including, but not limited to, the 
vending of newspapers and other publications), displaying or 
distributing commercial advertising, collecting signatures on 
petitions, polls, or surveys (except as otherwise authorized by Postal 
Service regulations), are prohibited. These prohibitions do not apply 
to:
    (i) Commercial or nonprofit activities performed under contract 
with the Postal Service or pursuant to the provisions of the Randolph-
Sheppard Act;
    (ii) Posting notices on bulletin boards as authorized in Sec.  
243.2(a) of this chapter;
    (iii) The solicitation of Postal Service and other Federal military 
and civilian personnel for contributions by recognized agencies as 
authorized under Executive Order 12353, of March 23, 1982.
* * * * *

PART 447--RULES OF CONDUCT FOR POSTAL EMPLOYEES

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1. The authority citation for part 233 continues to read as follows:

    Authority: 39 U.S.C. 401.


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2. Section 447.21(g) and the note following are revised to read as 
follows:


Sec.  447.21  Prohibited conduct.

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    (g) No employee while on property owned or leased by the Postal 
Service or the United States or while on duty, shall participate in any 
gambling activity, including the operation of a gambling device, in 
conducting or acting as an agent for a lottery or pool, in conducting a 
game for money or property, or in selling or purchasing a numbers slip 
or ticket.

    Note: Paragraph (g) of this section does not prohibit 
participation in activities specified herein if participation is 
necessitated by an employee's law enforcement duties, or if 
participation is in accordance with section 7 of Executive Order No. 
12353, of March 23, 1982, relating to agency-approved solicitations.


Stanley F. Mires,
Chief Counsel, Legislative.
 [FR Doc. E7-16986 Filed 8-27-07; 8:45 am]
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