Requested Administrative Waiver of the Coastwise Trade Laws: Vessel WATERBOUND; Invitation for Public Comments, 28043 [2015-11841]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 94 / Friday, May 15, 2015 / Notices CO. Project Reference Number: NH 0361–070. Project Overview: The portion of the project included in ROD #2 includes replacing two bridges and widening two bridges. Project Purpose: The purpose of improvements in the US 36 corridor is to improve mobility along the US 36 corridor from I–25 in Adams County to Foothills Parkway/Table Mesa Drive in Boulder, and among intermediate destinations. FEIS and Final Section 4(f) Evaluation signed October 30, 2009, ROD #1 signed December 24, 2009, and Department of the Army Permit No. 200380602 (claims limitation notice issued April 23, 2012). Signed NEPA Documents and Permits for this notice: FEIS and Final Section 4(f) Evaluation signed October 30, 2009, and ROD #2 signed September 24, 2012. https://www.codot.gov/projects/us36eis. 8. I–25 Valley Highway, Logan to US 6 FEIS, ROD #1 and ROD #2. Project Location: Denver, CO. Project Reference Number: BR 0061–083. Project Overview: The project will provide improvements to: I–25 (the Valley Highway) from Logan Street to US 6; US 6 from I–25 to Federal Boulevard; and on adjacent portions of Santa Fe Drive and Kalamath Street in south central Denver. The improvements would correct geometric deficiencies, add capacity, improve safety, and replace deteriorating structures. Pedestrian/ bicycle mobility across the I–25 corridor and access to transit facilities would also be improved. Project Purpose: The purpose is to improve connectivity between transportation modes, improve pedestrian and bicycle mobility across the project corridor, increase safety along and across the corridor for motorists, pedestrians, and bicyclists, and correct roadway deficiencies to provide a safer, more efficient, and more reliable transportation system. Signed NEPA Documents and Permits: FEIS signed November 6, 2006, ROD #1 signed July 5, 2007 and ROD #2 signed February 8, 2013. https:// www.codot.gov/library/studies/i-25valley-highway-EIS. Authority: 23 U.S.C. 139(l)(1). mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES John M. Cater, Division Administrator, Lakewood, Colorado. [FR Doc. 2015–11641 Filed 5–14–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–22–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:20 May 14, 2015 Jkt 235001 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Maritime Administration [Docket No. MARAD–2015–0059] Requested Administrative Waiver of the Coastwise Trade Laws: Vessel WATERBOUND; 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–2015–0059. 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 https://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 https:// 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 WATERBOUND is: INTENDED COMMERCIAL USE OF VESSEL: ‘‘This waiver will allow only one additional Uninspected Passenger Vessel to begin operations in the Honolulu area. The vessel will only operate part time with not more than 6 passengers. The intended use is sightseeing captained charters, sailing lessons, underwater robotic sightseeing SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00159 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 28043 and short term captained charters. I am currently a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Hawaii and will also use the vessel to demonstrate underwater robotics to university students. These activities will supplement my education and income while at UH.’’ GEOGRAPHIC REGION: ‘‘Hawaii’’ The complete application is given in DOT docket MARAD–2015–0059 at https://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. 2015–11841 Filed 5–14–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–81–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Maritime Administration [Docket No. MARAD–2015–0060] Requested Administrative Waiver of the Coastwise Trade Laws: Vessel HULA GIRL; 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 SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\15MYN1.SGM 15MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Maritime Administration

[Docket No. MARAD-2015-0059]


Requested Administrative Waiver of the Coastwise Trade Laws: 
Vessel WATERBOUND; Invitation for Public Comments

AGENCY: Maritime Administration, Department of Transportation.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: 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-2015-0059. 
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 https://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 https://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 WATERBOUND is:
    INTENDED COMMERCIAL USE OF VESSEL: ``This waiver will allow only 
one additional Uninspected Passenger Vessel to begin operations in the 
Honolulu area. The vessel will only operate part time with not more 
than 6 passengers. The intended use is sightseeing captained charters, 
sailing lessons, underwater robotic sightseeing and short term 
captained charters. I am currently a Ph.D. candidate at the University 
of Hawaii and will also use the vessel to demonstrate underwater 
robotics to university students. These activities will supplement my 
education and income while at UH.''
    GEOGRAPHIC REGION: ``Hawaii''
    The complete application is given in DOT docket MARAD-2015-0059 at 
https://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 Sec.  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. 2015-11841 Filed 5-14-15; 8:45 am]
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