Marine Transportation System National Advisory Council, 55266 [2012-21724]

Download as PDF 55266 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 174 / Friday, September 7, 2012 / Notices proximity to the Washington Navy Yard Conference Center is the gate located on 9th and M Streets, SE. Although this meeting is open to the public, the Navy Yard is a secure government facility. Attendees (both pedestrians and vehicle driver) who have not pre-registered with FTA, must use the Visitor’s Gate at 11th and O Streets, SE. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice is provided in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463, 5 U.S.C. App. 2). As noted above, TRACS is a Federal Advisory Committee established to provide information, advice, and recommendations to the Secretary of Transportation and the Administrator of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) on matters relating to the safety of public transportation systems. TRACS is composed of 24 members representing a broad base of expertise necessary to discharge its responsibilities. The first meeting of TRACS was held on September 9–10, 2010, the second meeting of TRACS was held on April 27–28, 2011, and the third meeting of TRACS was held on February 23–24, 2012. The tentative agenda for the fourth meeting of TRACS is set forth below: srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Agenda September 20–21, 2012 (1) Welcome Remarks/Introductions (2) Facility Use/Safety Briefing (3) MAP–21 Presentation (4) Recap of TRACS Activities (5) Future TRACS Activities/ Deliverables (6) Public Comments (7) Wrap Up As previously noted, this meeting will be open to the public; however, the Navy Yard is a secured facility and persons wishing to attend must contact Iyon Rosario, Office of Safety and Security, Federal Transit Administration, (202) 366–2010; or at TRACS@dot.gov by close of business September 13, 2012, to have your name added to the security list. Members of the public who wish to make an oral statement at the meeting or seeking special accommodations, are also directed to make a request to Iyon Rosario, Office of Safety and Security, Federal Transit Administration; (202) 366–2010; at TRACS@dot.gov on or before the close of business September 13, 2012. Provisions will be made to include oral statements on the agenda, if needed. Members of the public may submit written comments or suggestions concerning the activities of TRACS at any time before or after the meeting at TRACS@dot.gov; or to U.S. Department VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:04 Sep 06, 2012 Jkt 226001 of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration, Office of Safety and Security, Room E45–312, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590, Attention: Iyon Rosario. Information from the meeting will be posted on FTA’s public Web site at http://www.fta.dot.gov on the TRACS Meeting Minutes page. Written comments submitted to TRACS will also be posted at the above web address. Issued on: September 4, 2012. Peter Rogoff, Administrator. BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Maritime Administration Marine Transportation System National Advisory Council National Advisory Council public meeting. ACTION: The Maritime Administration announces that the Marine Transportation System National Advisory Council (MTSNAC) will hold a meeting to discuss preliminary recommendations that have been developed by the Shipbuilding Subcommittee to support increased efficiency in vessel financing mechanisms and provide adequate ship capacity for marine highway services. SUMMARY: The meeting will be held on Friday, September 21, 2012, from 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. (EDT). DATES: The meeting will be conducted in a webinar format. To access the webinar, please contact Richard Lolich at the Maritime Administration as indicated below. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard Lolich, (202) 366–0704; Maritime Administration, MAR–540, Room W21–310, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE., Washington, DC 20590–0001; richard.lolich@dot.gov. Authority: 5 U.S.C. App 2, Sec. 9(a)(2); 41 CFR 101–6. 1005; DOT Order 1120.3B. Dated: August 27, 2012. Christine Gurland, Acting Secretary, Maritime Administration. [FR Doc. 2012–21724 Filed 9–6–12; 8:45 am] PO 00000 Frm 00087 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Maritime Administration [Docket No. MARAD–2012–0086] Requested Administrative Waiver of the Coastwise Trade Laws: Vessel SOTITO; Invitation for Public Comments Maritime Administration, Department of Transportation. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: As authorized by 46 U.S.C. 12121, 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. DATES: Submit comments on or before October 9, 2012. ADDRESSES: Comments should refer to docket number MARAD–2012–0086. Written comments may be submitted by hand or by mail to the Docket Clerk, U.S. Department of Transportation, Docket Operations, M–30, West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590. You may also send comments electronically via the Internet at http://www.regulations.gov. 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:// www.regulations.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Linda Williams, U.S. Department of Transportation, Maritime Administration, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Room W23–453, Washington, DC 20590. Telephone 202– 366–0903, Email Linda.Williams@dot.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: As described by the applicant the intended service of the vessel SOTITO is: Intended Commercial Use of Vessel: Passenger charters and harbor tours. Geographic Region: Rhode Island, New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey. The complete application is given in DOT docket MARAD–2012–0086 at http://www.regulations.gov. Interested parties may comment on the effect this SUMMARY: [FR Doc. 2012–22075 Filed 9–6–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–81–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION E:\FR\FM\07SEN1.SGM 07SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 174 (Friday, September 7, 2012)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-21724]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Maritime Administration


Marine Transportation System National Advisory Council

ACTION: National Advisory Council public meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Maritime Administration announces that the Marine 
Transportation System National Advisory Council (MTSNAC) will hold a 
meeting to discuss preliminary recommendations that have been developed 
by the Shipbuilding Subcommittee to support increased efficiency in 
vessel financing mechanisms and provide adequate ship capacity for 
marine highway services.

DATES: The meeting will be held on Friday, September 21, 2012, from 
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (EDT).

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be conducted in a webinar format. To access 
the webinar, please contact Richard Lolich at the Maritime 
Administration as indicated below.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard Lolich, (202) 366-0704; 
Maritime Administration, MAR-540, Room W21-310, 1200 New Jersey Ave. 
SE., Washington, DC 20590-0001; richard.lolich@dot.gov.

    Authority: 5 U.S.C. App 2, Sec. 9(a)(2); 41 CFR 101-6. 1005; DOT 
Order 1120.3B.

    Dated: August 27, 2012.
Christine Gurland,
Acting Secretary, Maritime Administration.
[FR Doc. 2012-21724 Filed 9-6-12; 8:45 am]
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