Train Crew Staffing, 30229 [2016-11491]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 94 / Monday, May 16, 2016 / Proposed Rules congestion patterns, terrain, and meteorology, where maximum hourly NO2 concentrations are expected to occur and siting criteria can be met in accordance with appendix E of this part. Where a state or local air monitoring agency identifies multiple acceptable candidate sites where maximum hourly NO2 concentrations are expected to occur, the monitoring agency shall consider the potential for population exposure in the criteria utilized to select the final site location. Where one CBSA is required to have two near-road NO2 monitoring stations, the sites shall be differentiated from each other by one or more of the following factors: Fleet mix; congestion patterns; terrain; geographic area within the CBSA; or different route, interstate, or freeway designation. (b) Measurements at required near-road NO2 monitor sites utilizing chemiluminescence FRMs must include at a minimum: NO, NO2, and NOX. * * * * * [FR Doc. 2016–11507 Filed 5–13–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Railroad Administration 49 CFR Part 218 [Docket No. FRA–2014–0033, Notice No. 2] RIN 2130–AC48 Train Crew Staffing Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Department of Transportation (DOT). ACTION: Proposed rulemaking; extension of comment period. AGENCY: On March 15, 2016, FRA published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that would require establishing minimum requirements for the size of train crew staffs depending on the type of operation. FRA is announcing an extension to the comment period and that it will schedule a public hearing in a future notice to provide interested persons an opportunity to comment on the proposal and to discuss further development of the regulation. When FRA schedules the public hearing in a future notice, it will also reopen the comment period for this proceeding to allow additional time for interested parties to submit written comments in response to views or information provided at the public hearing. Lhorne on DSK30JT082PROD with PROPOSALS SUMMARY: (1) Written Comments: FRA must receive written comments on the proposed rule by June 15, 2016. FRA may consider comments received after that date if possible without incurring additional expense or delay. DATES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 14:38 May 13, 2016 Jkt 238001 (2) FRA received a timely request for a public hearing and will publish a supplemental notice in the Federal Register to inform interested parties of the date, time, and location of that hearing when it is scheduled. When FRA issues the supplemental notice, it will also reopen the comment period for this proceeding to allow additional time for interested parties to submit written comments in response to views or information provided at the public hearing. You may submit comments identified by the docket number FRA– 2014–0033 by any of the following methods: • Online: Comments should be filed at the Federal eRulemaking Portal, http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. • Fax: 202–493–2251. • Mail: Docket Management Facility, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., W12–140, Washington, DC 20590. • Hand Delivery: Room W12–140 on the Ground level of the West Building, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal Holidays. Instructions: All submissions must include the agency name, docket name, and docket number or Regulatory Identification Number (RIN) for this rulemaking (RIN 2130–AC48). Note that FRA will post all comments received without change to http:// www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. Please see the Privacy Act heading in the ‘‘Supplementary Information’’ section of this document for Privacy Act information about any submitted petitions, comments, or materials. Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or comments received, go to http:// www.regulations.gov at any time or to the U.S. Department of Transportation, Docket Operations, M–30, West Building, Ground Floor, Room W12– 140, 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: Joseph D. Riley, Railroad Safety Specialist (OP)-Operating Crew Certification, U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, Mail Stop–25, Room W33–412, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590, (202) 493–6318, or Alan H. Nagler, Senior Trial Attorney, U.S. Department of ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00013 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 30229 Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, Office of Chief Counsel, RCC–10, Mail Stop 10, West Building 3rd Floor, Room W31–309, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590, (202) 493–6038). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Privacy Act Anyone can search the electronic form of any written communications and comments received into any of our dockets by the name of the individual submitting the comment (or signing the document, if submitted on behalf of an association, business, labor union, etc.). See http://www.regulations.gov/ #!privacyNotice for the privacy notice of regulations.gov or interested parties may review DOT’s complete Privacy Act Statement in the Federal Register published on April 11, 2000 (65 FR 19477). In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 553(c), DOT solicits comments from the public to better inform its rulemaking process. DOT posts these comments, without edit, including any personal information the commenter provides, to www.regulations.gov, as described in the system of records notice (DOT/ALL– 14 FDMS), which can be reviewed at www.dot.gov/privacy. Issued in Washington, DC, on May 11, 2016, under the authority set forth in 49 CFR 1.89(b). Sarah E. Feinberg, Administrator. [FR Doc. 2016–11491 Filed 5–13–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–06–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORATION Surface Transportation Board 49 CFR Parts 1108 and 1115 [Docket No. EP 730] Revisions to Arbitration Procedures Surface Transportation Board. Notice of proposed rulemaking. AGENCY: ACTION: The Surface Transportation Board (Board or STB) is proposing to amend its arbitration procedures to conform to the requirements of the Surface Transportation Board Reauthorization Act of 2015. DATES: Comments are due by June 13, 2016. Replies are due by July 1, 2016. ADDRESSES: Comments on this proposal may be submitted either via the Board’s e-filing format or in the traditional paper format. Any person using e-filing should attach a document and otherwise comply with the instructions at the E– FILING link on the Board’s Web site, at SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\16MYP1.SGM 16MYP1

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Railroad Administration

49 CFR Part 218

[Docket No. FRA-2014-0033, Notice No. 2]
RIN 2130-AC48


Train Crew Staffing

AGENCY: Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Department of 
Transportation (DOT).

ACTION: Proposed rulemaking; extension of comment period.

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SUMMARY: On March 15, 2016, FRA published a Notice of Proposed 
Rulemaking (NPRM) that would require establishing minimum requirements 
for the size of train crew staffs depending on the type of operation. 
FRA is announcing an extension to the comment period and that it will 
schedule a public hearing in a future notice to provide interested 
persons an opportunity to comment on the proposal and to discuss 
further development of the regulation. When FRA schedules the public 
hearing in a future notice, it will also reopen the comment period for 
this proceeding to allow additional time for interested parties to 
submit written comments in response to views or information provided at 
the public hearing.

DATES: (1) Written Comments: FRA must receive written comments on the 
proposed rule by June 15, 2016. FRA may consider comments received 
after that date if possible without incurring additional expense or 
delay.
    (2) FRA received a timely request for a public hearing and will 
publish a supplemental notice in the Federal Register to inform 
interested parties of the date, time, and location of that hearing when 
it is scheduled. When FRA issues the supplemental notice, it will also 
reopen the comment period for this proceeding to allow additional time 
for interested parties to submit written comments in response to views 
or information provided at the public hearing.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments identified by the docket number FRA-
2014-0033 by any of the following methods:
     Online: Comments should be filed at the Federal 
eRulemaking Portal, http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the online 
instructions for submitting comments.
     Fax: 202-493-2251.
     Mail: Docket Management Facility, U.S. Department of 
Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., W12-140, Washington, DC 
20590.
     Hand Delivery: Room W12-140 on the Ground level of the 
West Building, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590 between 
9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal Holidays.
    Instructions: All submissions must include the agency name, docket 
name, and docket number or Regulatory Identification Number (RIN) for 
this rulemaking (RIN 2130-AC48). Note that FRA will post all comments 
received without change to http://www.regulations.gov, including any 
personal information provided. Please see the Privacy Act heading in 
the ``Supplementary Information'' section of this document for Privacy 
Act information about any submitted petitions, comments, or materials.
    Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or 
comments received, go to http://www.regulations.gov at any time or to 
the U.S. Department of Transportation, Docket Operations, M-30, West 
Building, Ground Floor, Room W12-140, 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: Joseph D. Riley, Railroad Safety 
Specialist (OP)-Operating Crew Certification, U.S. Department of 
Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, Mail Stop-25, Room 
W33-412, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590, (202) 493-
6318, or Alan H. Nagler, Senior Trial Attorney, U.S. Department of 
Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, Office of Chief 
Counsel, RCC-10, Mail Stop 10, West Building 3rd Floor, Room W31-309, 
1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590, (202) 493-6038).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Privacy Act

    Anyone can search the electronic form of any written communications 
and comments received into any of our dockets by the name of the 
individual submitting the comment (or signing the document, if 
submitted on behalf of an association, business, labor union, etc.). 
See http://www.regulations.gov/#!privacyNotice for the privacy notice 
of regulations.gov or interested parties may review DOT's complete 
Privacy Act Statement in the Federal Register published on April 11, 
2000 (65 FR 19477). In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 553(c), DOT solicits 
comments from the public to better inform its rulemaking process. DOT 
posts these comments, without edit, including any personal information 
the commenter provides, to www.regulations.gov, as described in the 
system of records notice (DOT/ALL-14 FDMS), which can be reviewed at 
www.dot.gov/privacy.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on May 11, 2016, under the authority 
set forth in 49 CFR 1.89(b).
Sarah E. Feinberg,
Administrator.
[FR Doc. 2016-11491 Filed 5-13-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4910-06-P