Quarterly Rail Cost Adjustment Factor, 36044 [2015-15356]

Download as PDF 36044 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 120 / Tuesday, June 23, 2015 / Notices Issued in Washington, DC, on June 18, 2015. Jeffrey D. Wiese, Associate Administrator for Pipeline Safety. [FR Doc. 2015–15401 Filed 6–22–15; 08:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–60–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board [Docket No. EP 290 (Sub-No. 5) (2015–3)] Quarterly Rail Cost Adjustment Factor AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT. ACTION: Approval of rail cost adjustment factor. The Board approves the third quarter 2015 Rail Cost Adjustment Factor (RCAF) and cost index filed by the Association of American Railroads. The third quarter 2015 RCAF (Unadjusted) is 0.829. The third quarter 2015 RCAF (Adjusted) is 0.354. The third quarter 2015 RCAF–5 is 0.334. DATES: Effective Date: July 1, 2015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Pedro Ramirez, (202) 245–0333. Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) for the hearing impaired: (800) 877–8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Additional information 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 energy conservation. SUMMARY: By the Board, Acting Chairman Miller and Vice Chairman Begeman. Decided: June 17, 2015. Kenyatta Clay, Clearance Clerk. [FR Doc. 2015–15356 Filed 6–22–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4915–01–P mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS Homeless Providers Grant and Per Diem Program; Notice of Funding Availability VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:39 Jun 22, 2015 Jkt 235001 The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is announcing the availability of 1-year renewal funding in fiscal year (FY) 2015 for the 21 currently operational FY 2014 VA Grant and Per Diem (GPD) Special Need Grant Recipients and their collaborative VA Special Need partners (as applicable) to make re-applications for assistance under the Special Need Grant Component of VA’s Homeless Providers GPD Program. The focus of this NOFA is to encourage applicants to continue to deliver services to the homeless Special Need Veteran population as outlined in their current Special Need application. This NOFA contains information concerning the program, application process, and amount of funding available. SUMMARY: An original signed and dated request for re-application letter, on agency letterhead, for assistance under the VA’s Homeless Providers GPD Program and associated documents, must be received by the GPD Program Office by 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 (see application requirements below). Applications may not be sent by facsimile. In the interest of fairness to all competing applicants, this deadline is firm as to date and time, and VA will treat any application that is received after the deadline as ineligible for consideration. Applicants should make early submission of their materials to avoid any risk of loss of eligibility as a result of unanticipated delays or other delivery-related problems. DATES: An original signed, dated, completed, and collated grant reapplication letter and all required associated documents must be submitted to the following address: VA Homeless Providers GPD Program Office, 10770 N. 46th Street, Suite C– 200, Tampa, Florida 33617. Applications must be received by the application deadline. Applications must arrive as a complete package. Materials arriving separately will not be included in the application package for consideration and may result in the application being rejected or not funded. ADDRESSES: Mr. Jeffery L. Quarles, Director, VA Homeless Providers GPD Program, Department of Veterans Affairs, 10770 N. 46th Street, Suite C–200, Tampa, FL 33617; (toll-free) 1–(877) 332–0334. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Veterans Health Administration, VA Homeless Providers Grant and Per Diem Program, Department of Veterans Affairs. AGENCY: Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA). ACTION: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00113 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Funding Opportunity Description This NOFA announces the availability of FY 2015 funds to renew assistance provided under VA’s Homeless Providers GPD Program for the 21 FY 2014 operational GPD Special Need recipients and their collaborative VA partners (as applicable). Eligible applicants may obtain grant assistance to cover additional operational costs that would not otherwise be incurred but for the fact that the recipient is providing supportive housing beds and services for the following special needs homeless Veteran populations: (1) Women; (2) Frail elderly; (3) Terminally ill; (4) Chronically mentally ill; or (5) Individuals who have care of minor dependents. Definitions of these populations are contained in 38 CFR 61.1 Definitions. Eligible applicants should review these definitions to ensure their proposed populations meet the specific requirements. VA is pleased to issue this NOFA for the Homeless Providers GPD Program as a part of the effort to end homelessness among our Nation’s Veterans. Funding applied for under this NOFA may be used for the provision of service and operational costs to facilitate the following for each targeted group: Women (1) Ensure transportation for women, especially for health care and educational needs; and (2) Address safety and security issues including segregation from other program participants if deemed appropriate. 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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 120 (Tuesday, June 23, 2015)]
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[FR Doc No: 2015-15356]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Surface Transportation Board

[Docket No. EP 290 (Sub-No. 5) (2015-3)]


Quarterly Rail Cost Adjustment Factor

AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT.

ACTION: Approval of rail cost adjustment factor.

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SUMMARY: The Board approves the third quarter 2015 Rail Cost Adjustment 
Factor (RCAF) and cost index filed by the Association of American 
Railroads. The third quarter 2015 RCAF (Unadjusted) is 0.829. The third 
quarter 2015 RCAF (Adjusted) is 0.354. The third quarter 2015 RCAF-5 is 
0.334.

DATES: Effective Date: July 1, 2015.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Pedro Ramirez, (202) 245-0333. Federal 
Information Relay Service (FIRS) for the hearing impaired: (800) 877-
8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Additional information 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 energy conservation.

    By the Board, Acting Chairman Miller and Vice Chairman Begeman.

    Decided: June 17, 2015.
Kenyatta Clay,
Clearance Clerk.
[FR Doc. 2015-15356 Filed 6-22-15; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4915-01-P