Eighteen Thirty Group, LLC-Acquisition Exemption-Lines of CSX Transportation, Inc., 28046 [2015-11796]

Download as PDF 28046 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 94 / Friday, May 15, 2015 / Notices By Order of the Maritime Administrator. Dated: May 11, 2015. Thomas M. Hudson, Jr., Acting Secretary, Maritime Administration. [FR Doc. 2015–11835 Filed 5–14–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–81–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Maritime Administration [Docket No. MARAD–2015 0058] Requested Administrative Waiver of the Coastwise Trade Laws: Vessel LIMITLESS; 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 June 15, 2015. ADDRESSES: Comments should refer to docket number MARAD–2015–0058. 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 LIMITLESS is: Intended Commercial Use of Vessel: mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:20 May 14, 2015 Jkt 235001 ‘‘Carrying passengers for hire.’’ Geographic Region: ‘‘Florida, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey’’ The complete application is given in DOT docket MARAD–2015– 0058 at http://www.regulations.gov. Interested parties may comment on the effect this action may have on U.S. vessel builders or businesses in the U.S. that use U.S.-flag vessels. If MARAD determines, in accordance with 46 U.S.C. 12121 and MARAD’s regulations at 46 CFR part 388, that the issuance of the waiver will have an unduly adverse effect on a U.S.-vessel builder or a business that uses U.S.-flag vessels in that business, a waiver will not be granted. Comments should refer to the docket number of this notice and the vessel name in order for MARAD to properly consider the comments. Comments should also state the commenter’s interest in the waiver application, and address the waiver criteria given in § 388.4 of MARAD’s regulations at 46 CFR part 388. Privacy Act Anyone is able to search the electronic form of all comments received into any of our dockets by the name of the individual submitting the comment (or signing the comment, if submitted on behalf of an association, business, labor union, etc.). You may review DOT’s complete Privacy Act Statement in the Federal Register published on April 11, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 70; Pages 19477–78). By Order of the Maritime Administrator. Dated: May 11, 2015. Thomas M. Hudson, Jr., Acting Secretary, Maritime Administration. [FR Doc. 2015–11836 Filed 5–14–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–81–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board [Docket No. FD 35927] Eighteen Thirty Group, LLC— Acquisition Exemption—Lines of CSX Transportation, Inc. Eighteen Thirty Group, LLC (Eighteen Thirty), a Class III rail carrier, has filed a verified notice of exemption under 49 CFR 1150.41 to acquire from CSX Transportation, Inc. (CSXT) approximately 5.4 miles of rail line in Allegany County, Md., consisting of: (1) Approximately 4.8 miles of CSXT’s Georges Creek Subdivision between Barton, approximately milepost BAI 27.0, and Westernport, approximately PO 00000 Frm 00162 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 milepost BAI 31.6; and (2) approximately 0.60 miles of CSXT’s Thomas Subdivision, namely the two tracks running parallel to the Thomas mainline track between approximately milepost BAH 26.2 and approximately milepost BAH 26.8. This transaction is related to a concurrently filed verified notice of exemption in Georges Creek Railway— Operation Exemption—Lines of CSX Transportation, Inc., Docket No. FD 35928, in which Georges Creek Railway, LLC (GCK) seeks Board approval to operate over the lines being acquired by Eighteen Thirty.1 Eighteen Thirty certifies that: (1) Its projected annual revenues as a result of the transaction will not exceed $5 million and will not result in the creation of a Class II or Class I rail carrier; and (2) the Transaction Agreement between CSXT and Eighteen Thirty, which is dated April 10, 2015, does not contain an interchange commitment. The transaction may be consummated on or after May 31, 2015, the effective date of the exemption. If the verified notice contains false or misleading information, the exemption is void ab initio. Petitions to revoke the exemption under 49 U.S.C. 10502(d) may be filed at any time. The filing of a petition to revoke will not automatically stay the effectiveness of the exemption. Petitions for stay must be filed no later than May 22, 2015 (at least seven days before the exemption becomes effective). An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to Docket No. FD 35927, must be filed with the Surface Transportation Board, 395 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20423–0001. In addition, a copy of each pleading must be served on Fritz R. Kahn, Fritz R. Kahn, P.C., 1919 M Street NW., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20036. Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at ‘‘WWW.STB.DOT.GOV.’’ Decided: May 8, 2015. By the Board, Joseph H. Dettmar, Acting Director, Office of Proceedings. Jeffrey Herzig, Clearance Clerk. [FR Doc. 2015–11796 Filed 5–14–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P 1 On May 5, 2015, Eighteen Thirty and GCK filed a joint amendment indicating that a milepost designation was incorrectly described in their respective notices of exemption. However, on May 6, 2015, they jointly submitted a letter asking that the Board disregard their amendment. E:\FR\FM\15MYN1.SGM 15MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Surface Transportation Board

[Docket No. FD 35927]


Eighteen Thirty Group, LLC--Acquisition Exemption--Lines of CSX 
Transportation, Inc.

    Eighteen Thirty Group, LLC (Eighteen Thirty), a Class III rail 
carrier, has filed a verified notice of exemption under 49 CFR 1150.41 
to acquire from CSX Transportation, Inc. (CSXT) approximately 5.4 miles 
of rail line in Allegany County, Md., consisting of: (1) Approximately 
4.8 miles of CSXT's Georges Creek Subdivision between Barton, 
approximately milepost BAI 27.0, and Westernport, approximately 
milepost BAI 31.6; and (2) approximately 0.60 miles of CSXT's Thomas 
Subdivision, namely the two tracks running parallel to the Thomas 
mainline track between approximately milepost BAH 26.2 and 
approximately milepost BAH 26.8.
    This transaction is related to a concurrently filed verified notice 
of exemption in Georges Creek Railway--Operation Exemption--Lines of 
CSX Transportation, Inc., Docket No. FD 35928, in which Georges Creek 
Railway, LLC (GCK) seeks Board approval to operate over the lines being 
acquired by Eighteen Thirty.\1\
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    \1\ On May 5, 2015, Eighteen Thirty and GCK filed a joint 
amendment indicating that a milepost designation was incorrectly 
described in their respective notices of exemption. However, on May 
6, 2015, they jointly submitted a letter asking that the Board 
disregard their amendment.
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    Eighteen Thirty certifies that: (1) Its projected annual revenues 
as a result of the transaction will not exceed $5 million and will not 
result in the creation of a Class II or Class I rail carrier; and (2) 
the Transaction Agreement between CSXT and Eighteen Thirty, which is 
dated April 10, 2015, does not contain an interchange commitment.
    The transaction may be consummated on or after May 31, 2015, the 
effective date of the exemption.
    If the verified notice contains false or misleading information, 
the exemption is void ab initio. Petitions to revoke the exemption 
under 49 U.S.C. 10502(d) may be filed at any time. The filing of a 
petition to revoke will not automatically stay the effectiveness of the 
exemption. Petitions for stay must be filed no later than May 22, 2015 
(at least seven days before the exemption becomes effective).
    An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to Docket No. 
FD 35927, must be filed with the Surface Transportation Board, 395 E 
Street SW., Washington, DC 20423-0001. In addition, a copy of each 
pleading must be served on Fritz R. Kahn, Fritz R. Kahn, P.C., 1919 M 
Street NW., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20036.
    Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at 
``WWW.STB.DOT.GOV.''

    Decided: May 8, 2015.

    By the Board, Joseph H. Dettmar, Acting Director, Office of 
Proceedings.
Jeffrey Herzig,
Clearance Clerk.
[FR Doc. 2015-11796 Filed 5-14-15; 8:45 am]
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