Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Snohomish River and Steamboat Slough, Everett, and Marysville, WA, 21063 [2013-08169]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 68 / Tuesday, April 9, 2013 / Rules and Regulations 10. Revise the part heading to part 585 to read as set forth above. ■ 11. In § 585.1, paragraph (a) introductory text is republished, paragraph (a)(6) is redesignated as paragraph (a)(8), and new paragraphs (a)(6) and (7) are added to read as follows: DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY § 585.1 Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Snohomish River and Steamboat Slough, Everett, and Marysville, WA ■ What does this part cover? (a) This part applies to appeals of the following where the appellant does not elect a hearing before a presiding official and instead elects to have the matter decided by the Commission solely on the basis of the written submissions: * * * * * (6) The Chair’s decisions to approve or object to a tribal gaming regulatory authority’s adoption of alternate standards from those required by the Commission’s minimum internal control standards under part 543 of this chapter; (7) The Chair’s decisions to approve or object to a tribal gaming regulatory authority’s adoption of alternate standards from those required by the Commission’s technical standards under part 547 of this chapter; and * * * * * ■ 12. Amend § 585.2 by adding paragraph (c) to read as follows: § 585.2 Who may appeal? * * * * * (c) Appeals of the Chair’s decisions to approve or object to the adoption of alternate standards from those required by the Commission’s minimum internal control standards and/or technical standards may only be brought by the tribal gaming regulatory authority that approved the alternate standards for the gaming operation(s). 13. Revise the section heading to § 585.3 to read as follows: ■ § 585.3 How do I appeal a notice of violation, proposed civil fine assessment, order of temporary closure, the Chair’s decision to void or modify a management contract, the Commission’s proposal to remove a certificate of self regulation, the Chair’s decision to approve or object to a tribal gaming regulatory authority’s adoption of alternate standards from those required by the Commission’s minimum internal control standards and/or technical standards, and notices of late fees and late fee assessments? tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with RULES * * * * * Dated: April 4, 2013. Tracie L. Stevens, Chairwoman. Daniel J. Little, Associate Commissioner. [FR Doc. 2013–08263 Filed 4–8–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7565–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:04 Apr 08, 2013 Jkt 229001 Coast Guard 33 CFR Part 117 [Docket No. USCG–2013–0201] Coast Guard, DHS. Notice of deviation from drawbridge regulation. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the operating schedule that governs the SR 529 Bridges across the Snohomish River, mile 3.6 near Everett, WA and the SR 529 Bridges across Steamboat Slough, mile 1.1, near Marysville, WA. This deviation is necessary to accommodate the Total Health Events Heroes Half Marathon. This deviation allows the bridges to remain in the closed position to allow safe movement of event participants. DATES: This deviation is effective on April 28, 2013, from 7:00 a.m. until 12:01 p.m. ADDRESSES: The docket for this deviation, [USCG–2013–0201] is available at http://www.regulations.gov. Type the docket number in the ‘‘SEARCH’’ box and click ‘‘SEARCH.’’ Click on Open Docket Folder on the line associated with this deviation. You may also visit the Docket Management Facility in Room W12–140 on the ground floor of the Department of Transportation West Building, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have questions on this temporary deviation, call or email Randall Overton, Bridge Administrator, Coast Guard Thirteenth District; telephone 206–220–7282, email Randall.D.Overton@uscg.mil. If you have questions on viewing the docket, call Barbara Hairston, Program Manager, Docket Operations, telephone 202–366– 9826. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) has requested that the SR 529 Bridges across the Snohomish River and Steamboat Slough remain closed to vessel traffic to facilitate safe, uninterrupted roadway passage of participants of the Total Health Events Heroes Half Marathon. The SR 529 Bridges which cross the PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 9990 21063 Snohomish River at mile 3.6 provide 38 feet of vertical clearance above mean high water elevation while in the closed position. The SR 529 Bridges which cross Steamboat Slough at mile 1.1 provide 10 feet of vertical clearance above mean high water elevation while in the closed position. Vessels which do not require a bridge opening may continue to transit beneath the bridges during this closure period. Under normal conditions the SR 529 Bridges crossing the Snohomish River operate in accordance with 33 CFR 117.1059(c) which requires advance notification of one-hour when a bridge opening is needed. Under normal conditions the SR 529 Bridges crossing Steamboat Slough operate in accordance with 33 CFR 117.1059(g) which requires advance notification of four hours when a bridge opening is needed. This deviation period is from 7:00 a.m. on April 28, 2013, to 12:01 p.m. April 28, 2013. The deviation allows the SR 529 Bridges crossing the Snohomish River and Steamboat Slough, to remain in the closed position and need not open for maritime traffic from 7:00 a.m. to 12:01 p.m. on April 28, 2013. The bridges shall operate in accordance to 33 CFR 117.1059 at all other times. Waterway usage on the Snohomish River and Steamboat Slough includes vessels ranging from commercial tug and barge to small pleasure craft. Mariners will be notified and kept informed of the bridges’ operational status via the Coast Guard Notice to Mariners publication and Broadcast Notice to Mariners as appropriate. The bridges will be required to open, if needed, for vessels engaged in emergency response operations during this closure period. In accordance with 33 CFR 117.35(e), the drawbridges must return to their regular operating schedule immediately at the end of the designated time period. This deviation from the operating regulations is authorized under 33 CFR 117.35. Dated: March 25, 2013. Randall D. Overton, Bridge Administrator, Thirteenth Coast Guard District. [FR Doc. 2013–08169 Filed 4–8–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P E:\FR\FM\09APR1.SGM 09APR1

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[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 68 (Tuesday, April 9, 2013)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Page 21063]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-08169]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

33 CFR Part 117

[Docket No. USCG-2013-0201]


Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Snohomish River and Steamboat 
Slough, Everett, and Marysville, WA

AGENCY: Coast Guard, DHS.

ACTION: Notice of deviation from drawbridge regulation.

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SUMMARY: The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the 
operating schedule that governs the SR 529 Bridges across the Snohomish 
River, mile 3.6 near Everett, WA and the SR 529 Bridges across 
Steamboat Slough, mile 1.1, near Marysville, WA. This deviation is 
necessary to accommodate the Total Health Events Heroes Half Marathon. 
This deviation allows the bridges to remain in the closed position to 
allow safe movement of event participants.

DATES: This deviation is effective on April 28, 2013, from 7:00 a.m. 
until 12:01 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The docket for this deviation, [USCG-2013-0201] is available 
at http://www.regulations.gov. Type the docket number in the ``SEARCH'' 
box and click ``SEARCH.'' Click on Open Docket Folder on the line 
associated with this deviation. You may also visit the Docket 
Management Facility in Room W12-140 on the ground floor of the 
Department of Transportation West Building, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., 
Washington, DC 20590, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, 
except Federal holidays.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have questions on this 
temporary deviation, call or email Randall Overton, Bridge 
Administrator, Coast Guard Thirteenth District; telephone 206-220-7282, 
email Randall.D.Overton@uscg.mil. If you have questions on viewing the 
docket, call Barbara Hairston, Program Manager, Docket Operations, 
telephone 202-366-9826.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Washington State Department of 
Transportation (WSDOT) has requested that the SR 529 Bridges across the 
Snohomish River and Steamboat Slough remain closed to vessel traffic to 
facilitate safe, uninterrupted roadway passage of participants of the 
Total Health Events Heroes Half Marathon. The SR 529 Bridges which 
cross the Snohomish River at mile 3.6 provide 38 feet of vertical 
clearance above mean high water elevation while in the closed position. 
The SR 529 Bridges which cross Steamboat Slough at mile 1.1 provide 10 
feet of vertical clearance above mean high water elevation while in the 
closed position. Vessels which do not require a bridge opening may 
continue to transit beneath the bridges during this closure period. 
Under normal conditions the SR 529 Bridges crossing the Snohomish River 
operate in accordance with 33 CFR 117.1059(c) which requires advance 
notification of one-hour when a bridge opening is needed. Under normal 
conditions the SR 529 Bridges crossing Steamboat Slough operate in 
accordance with 33 CFR 117.1059(g) which requires advance notification 
of four hours when a bridge opening is needed. This deviation period is 
from 7:00 a.m. on April 28, 2013, to 12:01 p.m. April 28, 2013. The 
deviation allows the SR 529 Bridges crossing the Snohomish River and 
Steamboat Slough, to remain in the closed position and need not open 
for maritime traffic from 7:00 a.m. to 12:01 p.m. on April 28, 2013. 
The bridges shall operate in accordance to 33 CFR 117.1059 at all other 
times. Waterway usage on the Snohomish River and Steamboat Slough 
includes vessels ranging from commercial tug and barge to small 
pleasure craft. Mariners will be notified and kept informed of the 
bridges' operational status via the Coast Guard Notice to Mariners 
publication and Broadcast Notice to Mariners as appropriate. The 
bridges will be required to open, if needed, for vessels engaged in 
emergency response operations during this closure period.
    In accordance with 33 CFR 117.35(e), the drawbridges must return to 
their regular operating schedule immediately at the end of the 
designated time period. This deviation from the operating regulations 
is authorized under 33 CFR 117.35.

    Dated: March 25, 2013.
Randall D. Overton,
Bridge Administrator, Thirteenth Coast Guard District.
[FR Doc. 2013-08169 Filed 4-8-13; 8:45 am]
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