Recreational Boating Safety Projects, Programs, and Activities Funded Under Provisions of the Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act; Fiscal Year 2021, 63407-63408 [2021-24934]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 218 / Tuesday, November 16, 2021 / Notices Dated: November 9, 2021. Tyeshia M. Roberson-Curtis, Program Analyst, Office of Federal Advisory Committee Policy. [FR Doc. 2021–24938 Filed 11–15–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health Center for Scientific Review; Notice of Closed Meetings Pursuant to section 10(d) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended, notice is hereby given of the following meetings. The meetings will be closed to the public in accordance with the provisions set forth in sections 552b(c)(4) and 552b(c)(6), Title 5 U.S.C., as amended. 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[FR Doc. 2021–24995 Filed 11–15–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4140–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Coast Guard [Docket No. USCG–2010–1066] Recreational Boating Safety Projects, Programs, and Activities Funded Under Provisions of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act; Fiscal Year 2021 ACTION: Notice. The Coast Guard is publishing this notice to satisfy a requirement of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act that requires a detailed accounting of the projects, programs, and activities funded under the national recreational boating safety program provision of the Act be published annually in the Federal Register. This notice specifies the funding amounts the Coast Guard has committed, obligated, or expended during fiscal year 2021, as of September 30, 2021. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For questions on this notice please contact Mr. Jeff Decker, U.S. Coast Guard, Regulations Development Manager, (202) 372–1507 or mail to: RBSInfo@ uscg.mil. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: Background and Purpose Since 1998, Congress has passed a series of laws providing funding for projects, programs, and activities funded under the national recreational boating safety program, which is administered by the U.S. Coast Guard. For a detailed description of the legislative history, please see the Recreational Boating Safety Projects, Programs, and Activities Funded Under Provisions of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act; Fiscal Year 2020 Notice published in the Federal Register on November 23, 2020 (85 FR 74741). These funds are available to the Secretary from the Sport Fish Restoration and Boating Trust Fund (Trust Fund) established under 26 U.S.C. 9504(a) for payment of Coast Guard expenses for personnel and activities directly related to coordinating and carrying out the national recreational boating safety program. Amounts made available under this subsection remain available during the two succeeding fiscal years. Any amount that is unexpended or unobligated at the end of the three-year period during which it is available shall be withdrawn by the Secretary and allocated to the States in addition to any other amounts available for allocation in the fiscal year in which they are withdrawn or the following fiscal year. Use of these funds requires compliance with standard Federal contracting rules with associated lead and processing times resulting in a lag time between available funds and spending. The total amount of funding transferred to the Coast Guard from the Trust Fund, and committed, obligated, and/or expended during fiscal year 2021 for each project is shown below. Specific Accounting of Funds The total amount of funding transferred to the Coast Guard from the Sport Fish Restoration and Boating Trust Fund and committed, obligated, and/or expended during fiscal year 2021 for each project is shown in the chart below. Project Description 46 USC 43 Compliance: Inspection Program/Boat Testing Program. 46 USC 43 Compliance: Staff Salaries .... Provided for continuance of the national recreational boat compliance inspection program, which began in January 2001. Provided for personnel to oversee manufacturer compliance with 46 USC 43 requirements. Provided for travel by employees of the Boating Safety Division to oversee manufacturer compliance with 46 USC 43 requirements. Supplies and Materials to support the RBS Program ................................................. 46 USC 43 Compliance: ........................... Staff Travel ............................................... Administrative Overhead .......................... VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:03 Nov 15, 2021 Jkt 256001 PO 00000 Frm 00079 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 63407 E:\FR\FM\16NON1.SGM Cost 16NON1 $3,888,425 543,742 26,274 298,965 63408 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 218 / Tuesday, November 16, 2021 / Notices Project Boating Accident Report (BARD) Web System. Description Database National Boating Safety Advisory Council Contract Personnel Support ..................... Grant Management Training ..................... Recreational Boating Safety Program Travel. Reimbursable Salaries .............................. Provided for maintaining the BARD Web System, which enables reporting authorities in the 50 States, five U.S. Territories, and the District of Columbia to submit their accident reports electronically over a secure Internet connection. Provided for travel performed by NBSAC members, meeting room costs and administrative costs to support the NBSAC. Provided contract personnel to conduct boating safety-related research and analysis. Provided to facilitate staff training on new grant management requirements ............. Provided for travel by employees of the Boating Safety Division to gather background and planning information for new recreational boating safety initiatives. Provided for 18 personnel directly related to coordinating and carrying out the national recreational boating safety program. Of the $8.423 million made available to the Coast Guard in fiscal year 2021, $100,000 has been committed, obligated, or expended and an additional $8,901,048 of prior fiscal year funds have been committed, obligated, or expended, as of September 30, 2021. The remainder of the FY20 and FY21 funds made available to the Coast Guard (approximately $9.012 million) may be retained for the allowable period for the National Recreational Boating Survey, the expected reengineering of the Boating Accident and Reporting Database, and other projects, or it may be transferred into the pool of money available for allocation through the state grant program. Authority: This notice is issued pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552 and 46 U.S.C. 13107(c)(4). Dated: November 9, 2021. Wayne R. Arguin, Jr., Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Director of Inspections and Compliance. [FR Doc. 2021–24934 Filed 11–15–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9110–04–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Federal Emergency Management Agency [Docket ID FEMA–2021–0002] Changes in Flood Hazard Determinations Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: New or modified Base (1percent annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs), base flood depths, Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) boundaries or zone designations, and/or lotter on DSK11XQN23PROD with NOTICES1 SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:03 Nov 15, 2021 Jkt 256001 Cost regulatory floodways (hereinafter referred to as flood hazard determinations) as shown on the indicated Letter of Map Revision (LOMR) for each of the communities listed in the table below are finalized. Each LOMR revises the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), and in some cases the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) reports, currently in effect for the listed communities. DATES: Each LOMR was finalized as in the table below. ADDRESSES: Each LOMR is available for inspection at both the respective Community Map Repository address listed in the table below and online through the FEMA Map Service Center at https://msc.fema.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rick Sacbibit, Chief, Engineering Services Branch, Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration, FEMA, 400 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472, (202) 646–7659, or (email) patrick.sacbibit@fema.dhs.gov; or visit the FEMA Mapping and Insurance eXchange (FMIX) online at https:// www.floodmaps.fema.gov/fhm/fmx_ main.html. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) makes the final flood hazard determinations as shown in the LOMRs for each community listed in the table below. Notice of these modified flood hazard determinations has been published in newspapers of local circulation and 90 days have elapsed since that publication. The Deputy Associate Administrator for Insurance and Mitigation has resolved any appeals resulting from this notification. The modified flood hazard determinations are made pursuant to section 206 of the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973, 42 U.S.C. 4105, and are in accordance with the National PO 00000 Frm 00080 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 363,970 203 730,822 159,421 46,092 2,943,134 Flood Insurance Act of 1968, 42 U.S.C. 4001 et seq., and with 44 CFR part 65. The currently effective community number is shown and must be used for all new policies and renewals. The new or modified flood hazard information is the basis for the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). This new or modified flood hazard information, together with the floodplain management criteria required by 44 CFR 60.3, are the minimum that are required. They should not be construed to mean that the community must change any existing ordinances that are more stringent in their floodplain management requirements. The community may at any time enact stricter requirements of its own or pursuant to policies established by other Federal, State, or regional entities. This new or modified flood hazard determinations are used to meet the floodplain management requirements of the NFIP. The changes in flood hazard determinations are in accordance with 44 CFR 65.4. Interested lessees and owners of real property are encouraged to review the final flood hazard information available at the address cited below for each community or online through the FEMA Map Service Center at https:// msc.fema.gov. (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 97.022, ‘‘Flood Insurance.’’) Michael M. Grimm, Assistant Administrator for Risk Management, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency. E:\FR\FM\16NON1.SGM 16NON1

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[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Coast Guard

[Docket No. USCG-2010-1066]


Recreational Boating Safety Projects, Programs, and Activities 
Funded Under Provisions of the Fixing America's Surface Transportation 
Act; Fiscal Year 2021

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Coast Guard is publishing this notice to satisfy a 
requirement of the Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act that 
requires a detailed accounting of the projects, programs, and 
activities funded under the national recreational boating safety 
program provision of the Act be published annually in the Federal 
Register. This notice specifies the funding amounts the Coast Guard has 
committed, obligated, or expended during fiscal year 2021, as of 
September 30, 2021.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For questions on this notice please 
contact Mr. Jeff Decker, U.S. Coast Guard, Regulations Development 
Manager, (202) 372-1507 or mail to: [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background and Purpose

    Since 1998, Congress has passed a series of laws providing funding 
for projects, programs, and activities funded under the national 
recreational boating safety program, which is administered by the U.S. 
Coast Guard. For a detailed description of the legislative history, 
please see the Recreational Boating Safety Projects, Programs, and 
Activities Funded Under Provisions of the Fixing America's Surface 
Transportation Act; Fiscal Year 2020 Notice published in the Federal 
Register on November 23, 2020 (85 FR 74741).
    These funds are available to the Secretary from the Sport Fish 
Restoration and Boating Trust Fund (Trust Fund) established under 26 
U.S.C. 9504(a) for payment of Coast Guard expenses for personnel and 
activities directly related to coordinating and carrying out the 
national recreational boating safety program. Amounts made available 
under this subsection remain available during the two succeeding fiscal 
years. Any amount that is unexpended or unobligated at the end of the 
three-year period during which it is available shall be withdrawn by 
the Secretary and allocated to the States in addition to any other 
amounts available for allocation in the fiscal year in which they are 
withdrawn or the following fiscal year.
    Use of these funds requires compliance with standard Federal 
contracting rules with associated lead and processing times resulting 
in a lag time between available funds and spending. The total amount of 
funding transferred to the Coast Guard from the Trust Fund, and 
committed, obligated, and/or expended during fiscal year 2021 for each 
project is shown below.

Specific Accounting of Funds

    The total amount of funding transferred to the Coast Guard from the 
Sport Fish Restoration and Boating Trust Fund and committed, obligated, 
and/or expended during fiscal year 2021 for each project is shown in 
the chart below.

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            Project                    Description             Cost
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46 USC 43 Compliance:            Provided for                 $3,888,425
 Inspection Program/Boat          continuance of the
 Testing Program.                 national recreational
                                  boat compliance
                                  inspection program,
                                  which began in January
                                  2001.
46 USC 43 Compliance: Staff      Provided for personnel          543,742
 Salaries.                        to oversee
                                  manufacturer
                                  compliance with 46 USC
                                  43 requirements.
46 USC 43 Compliance:..........  Provided for travel by           26,274
Staff Travel...................   employees of the
                                  Boating Safety
                                  Division to oversee
                                  manufacturer
                                  compliance with 46 USC
                                  43 requirements.
Administrative Overhead........  Supplies and Materials          298,965
                                  to support the RBS
                                  Program.

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Boating Accident Report          Provided for                    363,970
 Database (BARD) Web System.      maintaining the BARD
                                  Web System, which
                                  enables reporting
                                  authorities in the 50
                                  States, five U.S.
                                  Territories, and the
                                  District of Columbia
                                  to submit their
                                  accident reports
                                  electronically over a
                                  secure Internet
                                  connection.
National Boating Safety          Provided for travel                 203
 Advisory Council.                performed by NBSAC
                                  members, meeting room
                                  costs and
                                  administrative costs
                                  to support the NBSAC.
Contract Personnel Support.....  Provided contract               730,822
                                  personnel to conduct
                                  boating safety-related
                                  research and analysis.
Grant Management Training......  Provided to facilitate          159,421
                                  staff training on new
                                  grant management
                                  requirements.
Recreational Boating Safety      Provided for travel by           46,092
 Program Travel.                  employees of the
                                  Boating Safety
                                  Division to gather
                                  background and
                                  planning information
                                  for new recreational
                                  boating safety
                                  initiatives.
Reimbursable Salaries..........  Provided for 18               2,943,134
                                  personnel directly
                                  related to
                                  coordinating and
                                  carrying out the
                                  national recreational
                                  boating safety program.
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    Of the $8.423 million made available to the Coast Guard in fiscal 
year 2021, $100,000 has been committed, obligated, or expended and an 
additional $8,901,048 of prior fiscal year funds have been committed, 
obligated, or expended, as of September 30, 2021. The remainder of the 
FY20 and FY21 funds made available to the Coast Guard (approximately 
$9.012 million) may be retained for the allowable period for the 
National Recreational Boating Survey, the expected reengineering of the 
Boating Accident and Reporting Database, and other projects, or it may 
be transferred into the pool of money available for allocation through 
the state grant program.
    Authority: This notice is issued pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552 and 46 
U.S.C. 13107(c)(4).

    Dated: November 9, 2021.
Wayne R. Arguin, Jr.,
Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Director of Inspections and Compliance.
[FR Doc. 2021-24934 Filed 11-15-21; 8:45 am]
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