Protection for Whistleblowers in the Coast Guard, 17782 [2011-7642]

Download as PDF 17782 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 62 / Thursday, March 31, 2011 / Rules and Regulations PART 1—INCOME TAXES DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Paragraph 1. The authority citation for part 1 continues to read in part as follows: Coast Guard ■ 33 CFR Part 53 Authority: 26 U.S.C. 7805. * * * Par. 2. Section 1.1502–13 is amended by revising paragraphs (c)(6)(ii)(C)(2) and (c)(6)(ii)(D)(1) to read as follows: ■ § 1.1502–13 Intercompany transactions. * * * * * (c) * * * (6) * * * (ii) * * * (C) * * * (2) Effect on earnings and profits and investment adjustments. Any amount excluded from gross income under paragraph (c)(6)(ii)(C)(1) of this section shall not be taken into account as earnings and profits of any member and shall not be treated as tax-exempt income under § 1.1502–32(b)(2)(ii). (D) Other amounts. (1) The Commissioner may determine that treating S’s intercompany item as excluded from gross income is consistent with the purposes of this section and other applicable provisions of the Internal Revenue Code, regulations, and published guidance, if the following conditions are met, depending on whether the intercompany item is an item of income or an item of gain: * * * * * Par. 3. Section 1.1502–13T is amended by revising paragraph (f)(5)(ii)(F)(2) to read as follows: ■ § 1.1502–13T (temporary). Intercompany transactions jdjones on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with RULES_2 * * * * * (f) * * * (5) * * * (ii) * * * (F) * * * (2) Prior periods. For transactions in which old T’s liquidation into B occurs before October 25, 2007, see § 1.1502– 13(f)(5)(ii)(B)(1) and (f)(5)(ii)(B)(2) in effect prior to October 25, 2007, as contained in 26 CFR part 1, revised April 1, 2009. * * * * * LaNita Van Dyke, Chief, Publications and Regulations Branch, Legal Processing Division, Associate Chief Counsel (Procedure and Administration). [FR Doc. 2011–7506 Filed 3–30–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 13:25 Mar 30, 2011 Jkt 223001 [USCG–2009–0239] RIN 1625–AB33 Protection for Whistleblowers in the Coast Guard Coast Guard, DHS. Direct final rule; confirmation of effective date. AGENCY: ACTION: On December 21, 2010, the Coast Guard published a direct final rule that notified the public of the Coast Guard’s intent to amend its ‘‘Coast Guard Whistleblower Protection’’ regulations to conform to statutory protections for all members of the Armed Forces. We have not received an adverse comment, or notice of intent to submit an adverse comment, on this rule. Therefore, the rule will go into effect as scheduled. DATES: The effective date of the direct final rule published December 21, 2010, (75 FR 79956), is confirmed as April 20, 2011. ADDRESSES: The docket for this rulemaking, USCG–2009–0239, is available for inspection or copying at the Docket Management Facility (M–30), U.S. Department of Transportation, West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC 20590, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. You may also find this docket on the Internet by going to http://www.regulations.gov, typing USCG–2009–0239 in the ‘‘Keyword’’ box, and then clicking ‘‘Search.’’ FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have questions on this notice, e-mail or call Commander Michael Cavallaro, U.S. Coast Guard Office of General Law, telephone 202–372–3777, e-mail Michael.S.Cavallaro@uscg.mil. If you have questions on viewing or submitting material to the docket, call Renee V. Wright, Program Manager, Docket Operations, telephone 202–366– 9826. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On December 21, 2010, we published a direct final rule entitled ‘‘Protection for Whistleblowers in the Coast Guard’’ in the Federal Register. (75 FR 79956). That rule broadens the whistleblower protection already afforded uniformed members of the Coast Guard by conforming Coast Guard regulations to statutory changes made to broaden SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00028 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 whistleblower protections for all members of the Armed Forces. We published the rule as a direct final rule under 33 CFR 1.05–55 because we considered this rule to be noncontroversial and did not expect an adverse comment regarding this rulemaking. In the direct final rule we notified the public of our intent to make the rule effective on April 20, 2011, unless adverse comment or notice of intent to submit an adverse comment was received on or before February 22, 2011. We have not received any comments, or notice of intent to submit an adverse comment, on this rulemaking. Therefore the rule will go into effect as scheduled, on April 20, 2011. Dated: March 25, 2011. F.J. Kenney, Rear Admiral, U.S. Coast Guard, Judge Advocate General. [FR Doc. 2011–7642 Filed 3–30–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 165 [Docket No. USCG–2010–0864] RIN 1625–AA87 Security Zone: Passenger Vessels, Sector Southeastern New England Captain of the Port Zone Coast Guard, DHS. Temporary final rule; change of effective period. AGENCY: ACTION: The Coast Guard is extending the effective period for temporary fixed and moving security zones around certain passenger vessels in the Sector Southeastern New England Captain of the Port Zone through October 1, 2011. Temporary section 33 CFR 165.T01– 0864, which established these temporary security zones, was set to expire on April 1, 2011. Extending the effective period for these security zones provides continued and uninterrupted protection of passengers, vessels, and the public from destruction, loss, or injury from sabotage, subversive acts, or other malicious acts of a similar nature. DATES: Section 165.T01–0864 temporarily added at 75 FR 63717, October 18, 2010, effective from October 18, 2010, until April 1, 2011, will continue in effect through October 1, 2011. ADDRESSES: Documents indicated in this preamble as being available in the SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\31MRR1.SGM 31MRR1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 62 (Thursday, March 31, 2011)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Page 17782]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-7642]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

33 CFR Part 53

[USCG-2009-0239]
RIN 1625-AB33


Protection for Whistleblowers in the Coast Guard

AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION: Direct final rule; confirmation of effective date.

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SUMMARY: On December 21, 2010, the Coast Guard published a direct final 
rule that notified the public of the Coast Guard's intent to amend its 
``Coast Guard Whistleblower Protection'' regulations to conform to 
statutory protections for all members of the Armed Forces. We have not 
received an adverse comment, or notice of intent to submit an adverse 
comment, on this rule. Therefore, the rule will go into effect as 
scheduled.

DATES: The effective date of the direct final rule published December 
21, 2010, (75 FR 79956), is confirmed as April 20, 2011.

ADDRESSES: The docket for this rulemaking, USCG-2009-0239, is available 
for inspection or copying at the Docket Management Facility (M-30), 
U.S. Department of Transportation, West Building Ground Floor, Room 
W12-140, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC 20590, between 9 
a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. You 
may also find this docket on the Internet by going to http://www.regulations.gov, typing USCG-2009-0239 in the ``Keyword'' box, and 
then clicking ``Search.''

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have questions on this notice, 
e-mail or call Commander Michael Cavallaro, U.S. Coast Guard Office of 
General Law, telephone 202-372-3777, e-mail 
Michael.S.Cavallaro@uscg.mil. If you have questions on viewing or 
submitting material to the docket, call Renee V. Wright, Program 
Manager, Docket Operations, telephone 202-366-9826.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:  On December 21, 2010, we published a direct 
final rule entitled ``Protection for Whistleblowers in the Coast 
Guard'' in the Federal Register. (75 FR 79956). That rule broadens the 
whistleblower protection already afforded uniformed members of the 
Coast Guard by conforming Coast Guard regulations to statutory changes 
made to broaden whistleblower protections for all members of the Armed 
Forces.
    We published the rule as a direct final rule under 33 CFR 1.05-55 
because we considered this rule to be noncontroversial and did not 
expect an adverse comment regarding this rulemaking. In the direct 
final rule we notified the public of our intent to make the rule 
effective on April 20, 2011, unless adverse comment or notice of intent 
to submit an adverse comment was received on or before February 22, 
2011. We have not received any comments, or notice of intent to submit 
an adverse comment, on this rulemaking. Therefore the rule will go into 
effect as scheduled, on April 20, 2011.

    Dated: March 25, 2011.
F.J. Kenney,
Rear Admiral, U.S. Coast Guard, Judge Advocate General.
[FR Doc. 2011-7642 Filed 3-30-11; 8:45 am]
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