Petition for Rulemaking to Adopt Revised Competitive Switching Rules, 7627 [2014-02941]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 27 / Monday, February 10, 2014 / Proposed Rules (ii) [Reserved] (b) Specific requirements. The provisions of subpart A of this part apply to this section except as modified by this paragraph. (1) Recordkeeping. Recordkeeping requirements as specified in § 721.125(a), (b), (c), and (i) are applicable to manufacturers and processors of this substance. (2) Limitations or revocation of certain notification requirements. The provisions of § 721.185 apply to this section. [FR Doc. 2014–02846 Filed 2–7–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board 49 CFR Chapter X [Docket No. EP 711] Petition for Rulemaking to Adopt Revised Competitive Switching Rules AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT. Notice of rescheduled public hearing. ACTION: The Surface Transportation Board (the Board) will hold a public hearing to explore further the issues surrounding the petition by The National Industrial Transportation League (NITL) and the related comments filed in this proceeding. DATES: The hearing will be held on March 25 and 26, 2014, beginning at 9:30 a.m., in the Hearing Room at the Board’s headquarters located at 395 E Street SW., Washington, DC. The hearing will be open for public observation. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Valerie Quinn at (202) 245–0382. Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at (800) 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: By decision served on July 25, 2012, the Board began a proceeding to consider a proposal submitted by NITL to modify the Board’s standards for mandatory competitive switching. Under the proposal, certain captive shippers located in terminal areas would be granted access to a competing railroad if there is a working interchange within a reasonable distance (30 miles under NITL’s proposal). In its decision, the Board sought empirical information about the impact of the proposal if it were to be adopted. The Board received emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with PROPOSALS SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:14 Feb 07, 2014 Jkt 232001 numerous comments in response to its decision. In order to explore further NITL’s proposal and the issues raised in the submitted comments, the Board scheduled a public hearing for October 22, 2013. The Board received numerous notices of intent to participate in that hearing. By decision served on October 16, 2013, the Board postponed the hearing due to the Government shutdown. The Board is now rescheduling the hearing for March 25 and 26, 2014. Additional information—including the schedule of appearances and time allotments—is contained in the Board’s decision, which is available on our Web site, http://www.stb.dot.gov. Copies of the decision may be purchased by contacting the Office of Public Assistance, Governmental Affairs, and Compliance at (202) 245–0238. Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through FIRS at (800) 877– 8339. This action will not significantly affect either the quality of the human environment or the conservation of energy resources. It is ordered: A public hearing in this proceeding will be held on March 25 and 26, 2014, at 9:30 a.m., in the Board’s Hearing Room, at 395 E Street SW., Washington, DC, as described above. Decided: February 3, 2014. By the Board, Joseph H. Dettmar, Acting Director, Office of Proceedings. Jeffrey Herzig, Clearance Clerk. [FR Doc. 2014–02941 Filed 2–7–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Fish and Wildlife Service 50 CFR Part 17 [Docket No. FWS–HQ–ES–2013–0073; FXES11130900000C2–134–FF09E32000] RIN 1018–AY00 Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Removing the Gray Wolf (Canis lupus) From the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Maintaining Protections for the Mexican Wolf (Canis lupus baileyi) by Listing It as Endangered Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. ACTION: Proposed rule; notice of availability and reopening of comment period. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00036 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 7627 We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), announce the reopening of the public comment period on our June 13, 2013, proposal to remove the gray wolf (Canis lupus) from the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife but to maintain endangered status for the Mexican wolf by listing it as a subspecies (Canis lupus baileyi). We also announce the availability of the independent scientific peer review report on the proposal. We are reopening the comment period for 45 days to allow all interested parties an opportunity to comment on our proposed rule in light of the peer review report on this proposal. The comment period is scheduled to close on March 27, 2014. Comments previously submitted need not be resubmitted and will be fully considered in preparation of the final rule. DATES: The public comment period on the proposal to remove the gray wolf (Canis lupus) from the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife but to maintain endangered status for the Mexican wolf by listing it as a subspecies (Canis lupus baileyi) that was published on June 13, 2013 (78 FR 35664), is reopened and will close on March 27, 2014. Please note comments submitted electronically using the Federal eRulemaking Portal (see ADDRESSES section, below) must be received by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on the closing date. If you are submitting your comments by hard copy, please mail them by March 27, 2014, to ensure that we receive them in time to give them full consideration. ADDRESSES: Document availability: The June 13, 2013, proposal (78 FR 35664) is available online at http:// www.regulations.gov under Docket No. FWS–HQ–ES–2013–0073 and at http:// www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2013-06-13/ pdf/2013-13982.pdf. The independent scientific peer review report on the proposal is available online at http:// www.fws.gov/home/wolfrecovery and at http://www.regulations.gov under Docket No. FWS–HQ–ES–2013–0073. Written Comments: You may submit comments by one of the following methods: (1) Electronically: Go to the Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Search for Docket No. FWS–HQ–ES–2013–0073. Please ensure you have found the correct document before submitting your comments. If your comments will fit in the provided comment box, please use this feature of http:// www.regulations.gov, as it is most compatible with our comment review procedures. If you attach your SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\10FEP1.SGM 10FEP1

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Surface Transportation Board

49 CFR Chapter X

[Docket No. EP 711]


Petition for Rulemaking to Adopt Revised Competitive Switching 
Rules

AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT.

ACTION: Notice of rescheduled public hearing.

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SUMMARY: The Surface Transportation Board (the Board) will hold a 
public hearing to explore further the issues surrounding the petition 
by The National Industrial Transportation League (NITL) and the related 
comments filed in this proceeding.

DATES: The hearing will be held on March 25 and 26, 2014, beginning at 
9:30 a.m., in the Hearing Room at the Board's headquarters located at 
395 E Street SW., Washington, DC. The hearing will be open for public 
observation.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Valerie Quinn at (202) 245-0382. 
Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through the Federal 
Information Relay Service (FIRS) at (800) 877-8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: By decision served on July 25, 2012, the 
Board began a proceeding to consider a proposal submitted by NITL to 
modify the Board's standards for mandatory competitive switching. Under 
the proposal, certain captive shippers located in terminal areas would 
be granted access to a competing railroad if there is a working 
interchange within a reasonable distance (30 miles under NITL's 
proposal). In its decision, the Board sought empirical information 
about the impact of the proposal if it were to be adopted. The Board 
received numerous comments in response to its decision. In order to 
explore further NITL's proposal and the issues raised in the submitted 
comments, the Board scheduled a public hearing for October 22, 2013. 
The Board received numerous notices of intent to participate in that 
hearing. By decision served on October 16, 2013, the Board postponed 
the hearing due to the Government shutdown. The Board is now 
rescheduling the hearing for March 25 and 26, 2014.
    Additional information--including the schedule of appearances and 
time allotments--is contained in the Board's decision, which is 
available on our Web site, http://www.stb.dot.gov. Copies of the 
decision may be purchased by contacting the Office of Public 
Assistance, Governmental Affairs, and Compliance at (202) 245-0238. 
Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through FIRS at (800) 
877-8339.
    This action will not significantly affect either the quality of the 
human environment or the conservation of energy resources.
    It is ordered:
    A public hearing in this proceeding will be held on March 25 and 
26, 2014, at 9:30 a.m., in the Board's Hearing Room, at 395 E Street 
SW., Washington, DC, as described above.

    Decided: February 3, 2014.

    By the Board, Joseph H. Dettmar, Acting Director, Office of 
Proceedings.
Jeffrey Herzig,
Clearance Clerk.
[FR Doc. 2014-02941 Filed 2-7-14; 8:45 am]
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