Request for Information on Title VI Implementation, 67115 [2021-25706]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 224 / Wednesday, November 24, 2021 / Notices has driven straight trucks for 5 years, accumulating 75,000 miles and tractortrailer combinations for 5 years, accumulating 90,000 miles. He holds a Class A CDL license from West Virginia. His driving record for the last 3 years shows no crashes and no convictions for moving violations in a CMV. Ryan K. Terrill Mr. Terrill, 34, has a retinal detachment in his right eye due to a traumatic incident in 2010. The visual acuity in his right eye is no light perception, and in his left eye, 20/20. Following an examination in 2021, his optometrist stated, ‘‘In my medical opinion, Ryan Terrill has sufficient vision to perform the driving tasks required to operate a commercial motor vehicle.’’ Mr. Terrill reported that he has driven straight trucks for 13 years, accumulating 2,600 miles. He holds an operator’s license from Vermont. His driving record for the last 3 years shows no crashes and no convictions for moving violations in a CMV. Darrin Wilson Mr. Wilson, 55, has amblyopia in his right eye due to degenerative myopia during childhood. The visual acuity in his right eye is counting fingers, and in his left eye, 20/20. Following an examination in 2021, his optometrist stated, ‘‘He demonstrates sufficient vision to perform the driving tasks required to operate a commercial vehicle.’’ Mr. Wilson reported that he has driven straight trucks for 8 years, accumulating 70,844 miles. He holds a Class B CDL from Washington. His driving record for the last 3 years shows one crash, which he was not cited for, and no convictions for moving violations in a CMV. IV. Request for Comments khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES In accordance with 49 U.S.C. 31136(e) and 31315(b), FMCSA requests public comment from all interested persons on the exemption petitions described in this notice. We will consider all comments and material received before the close of business on the closing date indicated under the DATES section of the notice. Larry W. Minor, Associate Administrator for Policy. [FR Doc. 2021–25634 Filed 11–23–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–EX–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:05 Nov 23, 2021 Jkt 256001 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Transit Administration [FTA Docket No. FTA 2021–0014] Request for Information on Title VI Implementation Federal Transit Administration, United States Department of Transportation (DOT). ACTION: Notice of extension of comment period. AGENCY: The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is extending the comment period for the request for information (RFI) regarding FTA’s Title VI implementation, which was published on November 3, 2021, with the original comment period closing on December 3, 2021. DATES: Comments are requested by January 3, 2022. ADDRESSES: You may file comments identified by docket number FTA– 2021–0014 by any of the following methods: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to https://www.regulations.gov and follow the online instructions for submitting comments. • Mail: Docket Management Facility, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE, West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, Washington, DC 20590–0001. • Hand Delivery or Courier: West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE, between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. • Fax: (202) 493–2251. Instructions: To ensure that your comments are filed correctly, please include the docket number provided [FTA–2021–0014] in your comments. If submitting via mail, hand delivery, or courier, please provide two printed copies. Comments received may be read at the Docket Management Facility, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE, West Building Ground Floor, Room W12–140, Washington, DC 20590–0001. The hours of the docket are indicated above in the same location. Comments may also be viewed on the internet, identified by the docket number at the heading of this notice, at www.regulations.gov. Note that all comments received will be posted without change to www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided. Privacy Act: Except as provided below, all comments received into the docket will be made public in their entirety. The comments will be SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00097 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 67115 searchable 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 should not include information in your comment that you do not want to be made public. You may review DOT’s complete Privacy Act Statement in the Federal Register published on April 11, 2000 (65 FR 19477–78) or at www.transportation.gov/privacy. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richie Nguyen, FTA Office of Civil Rights, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20590, (202) 366–2689 or richie.nguyen@dot.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In a letter submitted to the docket dated November 18, 2021, the American Public Transportation Association (APTA), on behalf of more than 1,300 member organizations, requested a 30-day extension of the comment period seeking input on Title VI implementation published in the Federal Register on November 3, 2021 (86 FR 60735). As justification for this extension, APTA cited the upcoming holidays, increased grant activity with the recent signing of the recent infrastructure law, and ongoing responses to the COVID–19 pandemic as pulling transit systems in many directions. APTA believes an extension of time would facilitate its members’ ability to formulate thoughtful and proactive comments responsive to FTA’s request for information. Given the importance of Title VI implementation and the desire for a robust dialogue on a possible update of FTA’s Title VI Circular, FTA believes an extension of time is justified, and an additional 30 days in which to submit comments is adequate. FTA is not republishing the Questions to the Public in this document. Instead, please refer to the November 3, 2021 RFI (86 FR 60735) to view the original questions regarding Title VI implementation. Scott Giering, Deputy Associate Administrator for Civil Rights. [FR Doc. 2021–25706 Filed 11–23–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–57–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY [Docket No. FHWA–2021–0015] Buy America Request for Information U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), U.S. Department of Energy. (DOE). AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\24NON1.SGM 24NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Transit Administration

[FTA Docket No. FTA 2021-0014]


Request for Information on Title VI Implementation

AGENCY: Federal Transit Administration, United States Department of 
Transportation (DOT).

ACTION: Notice of extension of comment period.

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SUMMARY: The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is extending the 
comment period for the request for information (RFI) regarding FTA's 
Title VI implementation, which was published on November 3, 2021, with 
the original comment period closing on December 3, 2021.

DATES: Comments are requested by January 3, 2022.

ADDRESSES: You may file comments identified by docket number FTA-2021-
0014 by any of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to https://www.regulations.gov and follow the online instructions for submitting 
comments.
     Mail: Docket Management Facility, U.S. Department of 
Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE, West Building Ground Floor, 
Room W12-140, Washington, DC 20590-0001.
     Hand Delivery or Courier: West Building Ground Floor, Room 
W12-140, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE, between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. ET, 
Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.
     Fax: (202) 493-2251.
    Instructions: To ensure that your comments are filed correctly, 
please include the docket number provided [FTA-2021-0014] in your 
comments. If submitting via mail, hand delivery, or courier, please 
provide two printed copies. Comments received may be read at the Docket 
Management Facility, U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey 
Ave. SE, West Building Ground Floor, Room W12-140, Washington, DC 
20590-0001. The hours of the docket are indicated above in the same 
location. Comments may also be viewed on the internet, identified by 
the docket number at the heading of this notice, at 
www.regulations.gov. Note that all comments received will be posted 
without change to www.regulations.gov, including any personal 
information provided.
    Privacy Act: Except as provided below, all comments received into 
the docket will be made public in their entirety. The comments will be 
searchable 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 should not include information in 
your comment that you do not want to be made public. You may review 
DOT's complete Privacy Act Statement in the Federal Register published 
on April 11, 2000 (65 FR 19477-78) or at www.transportation.gov/privacy.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richie Nguyen, FTA Office of Civil 
Rights, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20590, (202) 366-2689 
or [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In a letter submitted to the docket dated 
November 18, 2021, the American Public Transportation Association 
(APTA), on behalf of more than 1,300 member organizations, requested a 
30-day extension of the comment period seeking input on Title VI 
implementation published in the Federal Register on November 3, 2021 
(86 FR 60735). As justification for this extension, APTA cited the 
upcoming holidays, increased grant activity with the recent signing of 
the recent infrastructure law, and ongoing responses to the COVID-19 
pandemic as pulling transit systems in many directions. APTA believes 
an extension of time would facilitate its members' ability to formulate 
thoughtful and proactive comments responsive to FTA's request for 
information.
    Given the importance of Title VI implementation and the desire for 
a robust dialogue on a possible update of FTA's Title VI Circular, FTA 
believes an extension of time is justified, and an additional 30 days 
in which to submit comments is adequate. FTA is not republishing the 
Questions to the Public in this document. Instead, please refer to the 
November 3, 2021 RFI (86 FR 60735) to view the original questions 
regarding Title VI implementation.

Scott Giering,
Deputy Associate Administrator for Civil Rights.
[FR Doc. 2021-25706 Filed 11-23-21; 8:45 am]
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