Notification of the Lifting of Temporary Travel Restrictions Applicable to Land Ports of Entry and Ferries Service Between the United States and Canada for Certain Individuals Who Are Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19 and Can Present Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination Status, 72842-72843 [2021-28063]

Download as PDF 72842 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 244 / Thursday, December 23, 2021 / Rules and Regulations (1) Is not a ‘‘significant regulatory action’’ under Executive Order 12866, (2) Will not affect intrastate aviation in Alaska, and (3) Will not have a significant economic impact, positive or negative, on a substantial number of small entities under the criteria of the Regulatory Flexibility Act. List of Subjects in 14 CFR Part 39 Air transportation, Aircraft, Aviation safety, Incorporation by reference, Safety. The Amendment Accordingly, under the authority delegated to me by the Administrator, the FAA amends 14 CFR part 39 as follows: PART 39—AIRWORTHINESS DIRECTIVES 1. The authority citation for part 39 continues to read as follows: ■ Authority: 49 U.S.C. 106(g), 40113, 44701. § 39.13 [Amended] 2. The FAA amends § 39.13 by adding the following new airworthiness directive: ■ 2021–26–13 Rolls-Royce Deutschland Ltd & Co KG (Type Certificate previously held by Rolls-Royce plc): Amendment 39– 21872; Docket No. FAA–2020–0364; Project Identifier MCAI–2019–00119–E. (a) Effective Date This airworthiness directive (AD) is effective January 27, 2022. (b) Affected ADs None. jspears on DSK121TN23PROD with RULES1 (c) Applicability This AD applies to Rolls-Royce Deutschland Ltd & Co KG (Type Certificate previously held by Rolls-Royce plc) (RRD) Trent 1000–A2, Trent 1000–AE2, Trent 1000–C2, Trent 1000–CE2, Trent 1000–D2, Trent 1000–E2, Trent 1000–G2, Trent 1000– H2, Trent 1000–J2, Trent 1000–K2, and Trent 1000–L2 model turbofan engines. (f) Compliance Comply with this AD within the compliance times specified, unless already done. (g) Required Actions Except as specified in paragraph (h) of this AD: Perform all required actions within the compliance times specified in, and in accordance with, European Union Aviation Safety Agency AD 2020–0241, dated November 5, 2020 (EASA AD 2020–0241). (h) Exceptions to EASA AD 2020–0241 (1) The requirements specified in paragraphs (1) and (2) of EASA AD 2020– 0241 are not required by this AD. (2) Where EASA AD 2020–0241 requires compliance from its effective date, this AD requires using the effective date of this AD. (3) Paragraph (3) of EASA AD 2020–0241 specifies revising the approved airworthiness maintenance program within 12 months after its effective date, but this AD requires revising the existing approved continuous airworthiness maintenance program within 90 days after the effective date of this AD. (4) This AD does not mandate compliance with the ‘‘Remarks’’ section of EASA AD 2020–0241. (i) No Reporting Requirement Although the service information referenced in EASA AD 2020–0241 specifies to submit certain information to the manufacturer, this AD does not include that requirement. (j) Alternative Methods of Compliance (AMOCs) (1) The Manager, ECO Branch, FAA, has the authority to approve AMOCs for this AD, if requested using the procedures found in 14 CFR 39.19. In accordance with 14 CFR 39.19, send your request to your principal inspector or local Flight Standards District Office, as appropriate. If sending information directly to the manager of the ECO Branch, send it to the attention of the person identified in paragraph (k) of this AD. Information may be emailed to: ANE-AD-AMOC@faa.gov. (2) Before using any approved AMOC, notify your appropriate principal inspector, or lacking a principal inspector, the manager of the local flight standards district office/ certificate holding district office. (d) Subject Joint Aircraft System Component (JASC) Code 7200, Engine (Turbine/Turboprop). (k) Related Information For more information about this AD, contact Kevin M. Clark, Aviation Safety Engineer, ECO Branch, FAA, 1200 District Avenue, Burlington, MA 01803; phone: (781) 238–7088; fax: (781) 238–7199; email: kevin.m.clark@faa.gov. (e) Unsafe Condition This AD was prompted by the manufacturer revising the engine Time Limits Manual life limits of certain critical rotating parts, updating the direct accumulation counting data files, and updating certain maintenance tasks. The FAA is issuing this AD to prevent the failure of critical rotating parts. The unsafe condition, if not addressed, could result in failure of one or more engines, loss of thrust control, and loss of the airplane. (l) Material Incorporated by Reference (1) The Director of the Federal Register approved the incorporation by reference (IBR) of the service information listed in this paragraph under 5 U.S.C. 552(a) and 1 CFR part 51. (2) You must use this service information as applicable to do the actions required by this AD, unless this AD specifies otherwise. (i) European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) AD 2020–0241, dated November 5, 2020. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:16 Dec 22, 2021 Jkt 256001 PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 (ii) [Reserved] (3) For EASA AD 2020–0241, contact EASA, Konrad-Adenauer-Ufer 3, 50668 Cologne, Germany; phone: +49 221 8999 000; email: ADs@easa.europa.eu. You may find this EASA AD on the EASA website at https://ad.easa.europa.eu. (4) You may view this service information at the at the FAA, Airworthiness Products Section, Operational Safety Branch, 1200 District Avenue, Burlington, MA 01803. For information on the availability of this material at the FAA, call (817) 222–5110. (5) You may view this material that is incorporated by reference at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). For information on the availability of this material at NARA, email fr.inspection@nara.gov, or go to https:// www.archives.gov/federal-register/cfr/ibrlocations.html. Issued on December 9, 2021. Lance T. Gant, Director, Compliance & Airworthiness Division, Aircraft Certification Service. [FR Doc. 2021–27628 Filed 12–22–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection 19 CFR Chapter I Notification of the Lifting of Temporary Travel Restrictions Applicable to Land Ports of Entry and Ferries Service Between the United States and Canada for Certain Individuals Who Are Fully Vaccinated Against COVID–19 and Can Present Proof of COVID–19 Vaccination Status Office of the Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security; U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Notification of the lifting of temporary travel restrictions for certain travelers. AGENCY: This Notification announces the decision of the Secretary of Homeland Security (Secretary) to lift the temporary restrictions that apply to nonessential travel by certain individuals. Specifically, the Secretary has lifted such restrictions for individuals who have been fully vaccinated against COVID–19, can present proof of COVID– 19 vaccination status, and are seeking to enter the United States via land ports of entry (POEs) and ferry terminals along the U.S.-Canada border. The lifting of restrictions for such fully vaccinated individuals does not affect U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents returning to the United States, regardless of whether the individual is SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\23DER1.SGM 23DER1 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 244 / Thursday, December 23, 2021 / Rules and Regulations fully vaccinated, because such travel is currently defined as essential travel. DATES: The lifting of these restrictions began at 12 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) on November 8, 2021. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stephanie Watson, Office of Field Operations Coronavirus Coordination Cell, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at 202–325–0840. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of Action On October 21, 2021, the Secretary announced his decision to continue to temporarily restrict the non-essential travel of individuals from Canada into the United States via land POEs and ferry terminals along the United StatesCanada border.1 The Secretary further announced that he intended to lift these restrictions for individuals who are fully vaccinated against COVID–19 and have appropriate proof of vaccination to align with changes to international travel by air.2 The Secretary stated that any such modifications to the restrictions would be accomplished via a posting to the DHS website (https://www.dhs.gov) and followed by a publication in the Federal Register.3 On October 29, 2021, DHS posted to its website an announcement that beginning November 8, 2021, nonessential travel would be permitted through land POEs and ferry terminals, provided that the traveler is fully vaccinated against COVID–19 and can present proof of COVID–19 vaccination status. DHS stated that unvaccinated travelers may continue to cross the U.S.Canada border at land POEs and ferry terminals for essential travel, including lawful trade, emergency response, and public health purposes.4 Thus, starting November 8, 2021, when arriving at a U.S. land POE or ferry terminal, travelers who are traveling for a nonessential reason should be prepared to: (1) Present proof of COVID–19 vaccination as outlined on the CDC website; 5 and (2) verbally attest to the 1 86 FR 58218. 2 Id. 3 Id. at 58220. DHS, Fact Sheet: Guidance for Travelers to Enter the U.S. at Land Ports of Entry and Ferry Terminals, https://www.dhs.gov/news/2021/10/29/ fact-sheet-guidance-travelers-enter-us-land-portsentry-and-ferry-terminals (released Oct. 29, 2021; last updated Nov. 23, 2021); see also DHS, Frequently Asked Questions: Guidance for Travelers to Enter the U.S. at Land Ports of Entry and Ferry Terminals, https://www.dhs.gov/news/ 2021/10/29/frequently-asked-questions-guidancetravelers-enter-us-land-ports-entry-and-ferry (released Oct. 29, 2021; last updated Nov. 23, 2021). 5 See CDC, Requirement for Proof of COVID–19 Vaccination for Air Passengers https:// www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/ proof-of-vaccination.html (updated Nov. 24, 2021). jspears on DSK121TN23PROD with RULES1 4 See VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:16 Dec 22, 2021 Jkt 256001 reason for their travel and COVID–19 vaccination status. The lifting of restrictions for fully vaccinated individuals does not affect U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents returning to the United States, regardless of whether the individual is fully vaccinated, because such travel is currently defined as essential travel. Consistent with the October 21, 2021 Federal Register notice and the October 29, 2021 web posting, DHS is publishing this notice of the lifting of the nonessential travel restrictions for certain individuals as described above. Alejandro N. Mayorkas, Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security. [FR Doc. 2021–28063 Filed 12–21–21; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 9112–FP–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection 19 CFR Chapter I Notification of the Lifting of Temporary Travel Restrictions Applicable to Land Ports of Entry and Ferries Service Between the United States and Mexico for Certain Individuals Who Are Fully Vaccinated Against COVID–19 and Can Present Proof of COVID–19 Vaccination Status Office of the Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security; U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Notification of the lifting of temporary travel restrictions for certain travelers. AGENCY: This Notification announces the decision of the Secretary of Homeland Security (Secretary) to lift the temporary restrictions that apply to nonessential travel by certain individuals. Specifically, the Secretary has lifted such restrictions for individuals who have been fully vaccinated against COVID–19, can present proof of COVID– 19 vaccination status, and are seeking to enter the United States via land ports of entry (POEs) and ferry terminals along the U.S.-Mexico border. The lifting of restrictions for such fully vaccinated individuals does not affect U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents returning to the United States, regardless of whether the individual is fully vaccinated, because such travel is currently defined as essential travel. DATES: The lifting of these restrictions began at 12 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) on November 8, 2021. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00065 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 72843 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stephanie Watson, Office of Field Operations Coronavirus Coordination Cell, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at 202–325–0840. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of Action On October 21, 2021, the Secretary announced his decision to continue to temporarily restrict the non-essential travel of individuals from Mexico into the United States via land POEs and ferry terminals along the United StatesMexico border.1 The Secretary further announced that he intended to lift these restrictions for individuals who are fully vaccinated against COVID–19 and have appropriate proof of vaccination to align with changes to international travel by air.2 The Secretary stated that any such modifications to the restrictions would be accomplished via a posting to the DHS website (https://www.dhs.gov) and followed by a publication in the Federal Register.3 On October 29, 2021, DHS posted to its website an announcement that beginning November 8, 2021, nonessential travel would be permitted through land POEs and ferry terminals, provided that the traveler is fully vaccinated against COVID–19 and can present proof of COVID–19 vaccination status. DHS stated that unvaccinated travelers may continue to cross the U.S.Mexico border at land POEs and ferry terminals for essential travel, including lawful trade, emergency response, and public health purposes.4 Thus, starting November 8, 2021, when arriving at a U.S. land POE or ferry terminal, travelers who are traveling for a nonessential reason should be prepared to: (1) Present proof of COVID–19 vaccination as outlined on the CDC website; 5 and (2) verbally attest to the reason for their travel and COVID–19 vaccination status. The lifting of restrictions for fully vaccinated individuals does not affect U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents 1 86 FR 58216. 2 Id. 3 Id. at 58218. DHS, Fact Sheet: Guidance for Travelers to Enter the U.S. at Land Ports of Entry and Ferry Terminals, https://www.dhs.gov/news/2021/10/29/ fact-sheet-guidance-travelers-enter-us-land-portsentry-and-ferry-terminals (released Oct. 29, 2021; last updated Nov. 23, 2021); see also DHS, Frequently Asked Questions: Guidance for Travelers to Enter the U.S. at Land Ports of Entry and Ferry Terminals, https://www.dhs.gov/news/ 2021/10/29/frequently-asked-questions-guidancetravelers-enter-us-land-ports-entry-and-ferry (released Oct. 29, 2021; last updated Nov. 23, 2021). 5 See CDC, Requirement for Proof of COVID–19 Vaccination for Air Passengers https:// www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/ proof-of-vaccination.html (updated Nov. 24, 2021). 4 See E:\FR\FM\23DER1.SGM 23DER1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 244 (Thursday, December 23, 2021)]
[Rules and Regulations]
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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

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

19 CFR Chapter I


Notification of the Lifting of Temporary Travel Restrictions 
Applicable to Land Ports of Entry and Ferries Service Between the 
United States and Canada for Certain Individuals Who Are Fully 
Vaccinated Against COVID-19 and Can Present Proof of COVID-19 
Vaccination Status

AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security; 
U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Department of Homeland 
Security.

ACTION: Notification of the lifting of temporary travel restrictions 
for certain travelers.

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SUMMARY: This Notification announces the decision of the Secretary of 
Homeland Security (Secretary) to lift the temporary restrictions that 
apply to non-essential travel by certain individuals. Specifically, the 
Secretary has lifted such restrictions for individuals who have been 
fully vaccinated against COVID-19, can present proof of COVID-19 
vaccination status, and are seeking to enter the United States via land 
ports of entry (POEs) and ferry terminals along the U.S.-Canada border. 
The lifting of restrictions for such fully vaccinated individuals does 
not affect U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents returning to 
the United States, regardless of whether the individual is

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fully vaccinated, because such travel is currently defined as essential 
travel.

DATES: The lifting of these restrictions began at 12 a.m. Eastern 
Standard Time (EST) on November 8, 2021.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stephanie Watson, Office of Field 
Operations Coronavirus Coordination Cell, U.S. Customs and Border 
Protection (CBP) at 202-325-0840.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Notice of Action

    On October 21, 2021, the Secretary announced his decision to 
continue to temporarily restrict the non-essential travel of 
individuals from Canada into the United States via land POEs and ferry 
terminals along the United States-Canada border.\1\ The Secretary 
further announced that he intended to lift these restrictions for 
individuals who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and have 
appropriate proof of vaccination to align with changes to international 
travel by air.\2\ The Secretary stated that any such modifications to 
the restrictions would be accomplished via a posting to the DHS website 
(https://www.dhs.gov) and followed by a publication in the Federal 
Register.\3\
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    \1\ 86 FR 58218.
    \2\ Id.
    \3\ Id. at 58220.
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    On October 29, 2021, DHS posted to its website an announcement that 
beginning November 8, 2021, non-essential travel would be permitted 
through land POEs and ferry terminals, provided that the traveler is 
fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and can present proof of COVID-19 
vaccination status. DHS stated that unvaccinated travelers may continue 
to cross the U.S.-Canada border at land POEs and ferry terminals for 
essential travel, including lawful trade, emergency response, and 
public health purposes.\4\ Thus, starting November 8, 2021, when 
arriving at a U.S. land POE or ferry terminal, travelers who are 
traveling for a non-essential reason should be prepared to: (1) Present 
proof of COVID-19 vaccination as outlined on the CDC website; \5\ and 
(2) verbally attest to the reason for their travel and COVID-19 
vaccination status. The lifting of restrictions for fully vaccinated 
individuals does not affect U.S. citizens and lawful permanent 
residents returning to the United States, regardless of whether the 
individual is fully vaccinated, because such travel is currently 
defined as essential travel.
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    \4\ See DHS, Fact Sheet: Guidance for Travelers to Enter the 
U.S. at Land Ports of Entry and Ferry Terminals, https://www.dhs.gov/news/2021/10/29/fact-sheet-guidance-travelers-enter-us-land-ports-entry-and-ferry-terminals (released Oct. 29, 2021; last 
updated Nov. 23, 2021); see also DHS, Frequently Asked Questions: 
Guidance for Travelers to Enter the U.S. at Land Ports of Entry and 
Ferry Terminals, https://www.dhs.gov/news/2021/10/29/frequently-asked-questions-guidance-travelers-enter-us-land-ports-entry-and-ferry (released Oct. 29, 2021; last updated Nov. 23, 2021).
    \5\ See CDC, Requirement for Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination for 
Air Passengers https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/proof-of-vaccination.html (updated Nov. 24, 2021).
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    Consistent with the October 21, 2021 Federal Register notice and 
the October 29, 2021 web posting, DHS is publishing this notice of the 
lifting of the non-essential travel restrictions for certain 
individuals as described above.

Alejandro N. Mayorkas,
Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. 2021-28063 Filed 12-21-21; 4:15 pm]
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