Coast Guard 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

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Great Lakes Pilotage Advisory Committee; Vacancies
Document Number: 05-19587
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard seeks applications for membership on the Great Lakes Pilotage Advisory Committee (GLPAC). GLPAC provides advice and makes recommendations to the Secretary on a wide range of issues related to pilotage on the Great Lakes, including the rules and regulations that govern the registration, operating requirements, and training policies for all U.S. registered pilots. The Committee also advises on matters related to ratemaking to determine the appropriate charge for pilot services on the Great Lakes.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Event; John H. Kerr Reservoir, Clarksville, VA
Document Number: 05-19586
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing temporary special local regulations for ``Clarksville Hydroplane Challenge'', a power boat race to be held on the waters of the John H. Kerr Reservoir adjacent to Clarksville, Virginia. These special local regulations are necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic in portions of the John H. Kerr Reservoir adjacent to Clarksville, Virginia during the power boat race.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; Choptank River, Cambridge, MD
Document Number: 05-19585
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing special local regulations for the ``Chesapeakeman Ultra Triathlon'', an event to be held October 1, 2005 on the waters of the Choptank River at Cambridge, MD. These special local regulations are necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. This action is intended to temporarily restrict vessel traffic in a portion of the Choptank River during the Chesapeakeman Ultra Triathlon swim.
Safety Zone; Fireworks Display, Potomac River, Washington, DC.
Document Number: 05-19584
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a safety zone on the waters of the Potomac River. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life and property during a fireworks display on the Potomac River. The safety zone will allow for control of designated areas of the river and safeguard spectators and participants.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Saugus River, MA
Document Number: 05-19583
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-09-29
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to temporarily change the drawbridge operating regulations governing the operation of the General Edwards SR1A Bridge, at mile 1.7, across the Saugus River between Lynn and Revere, Massachusetts. This change to the drawbridge operation regulations would allow the bridge to remain in the closed position from November 1, 2005 through April 30, 2006. This action is necessary to facilitate structural maintenance at the bridge.
National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee
Document Number: 05-19422
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-29
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The meetings of the National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee (NOSAC) and its Liftboat III Subcommittee announced in the August 30, 2005 Federal Register (70 FR 51360) that were to be held in New Orleans are cancelled. These meetings have been rescheduled in Houston where NOSAC and its Subcommittee will meet to discuss various issues relating to offshore safety and security. Both meetings will be open to the public.
Collection of Information Under Review by Office of Management and Budget (OMB): 1625-0010
Document Number: 05-19421
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-29
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this request for comments announces that the Coast Guard has forwarded one Information Collection Request (ICR)1625-0010, Defect/Noncompliance Report and Campaign Update Reportabstracted below, to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. Our ICR describes the information we seek to collect from the public. Review and comment by OIRA ensures that we impose only paperwork burdens commensurate with our performance of duties.
Letter of Recommendation, Proposed LNG Project Northern Star Natural Gas LLC, Bradwood, Clatsop County, OR
Document Number: 05-19420
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-28
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is issuing this correction to an earlier notice that published on September 9, 2005, in order to correct and update contact information. Our earlier notice listed an incorrect phone number, and omitted an address.
Towing Safety Advisory Committee
Document Number: 05-19213
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-27
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Towing Safety Advisory Committee (TSAC) and its working groups will meet as required to discuss various issues relating to shallow-draft inland and coastal waterway navigation and towing safety. All meetings will be open to the public.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations: Fort Point Channel, MA
Document Number: 05-19212
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-27
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, First Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the drawbridge operation regulations for the Northern Avenue Bridge, mile 0.1, across Fort Point Channel at Boston, Massachusetts. A one-hour advance notice will be required for bridge openings from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., September 15, 2005 through October 31, 2005, and from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., November 1, 2005 through November 14, 2005. This temporary deviation is necessary to facilitate bridge maintenance repairs.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; Sunset Lake, Wildwood Crest, NJ
Document Number: 05-19211
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-27
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a special local regulation during the ``Sunset Lake Hydrofest'', a marine event to be held September 24 and 25, 2005, on the waters of Sunset Lake, Wildwood Crest, New Jersey. This special local regulation is necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. This action will restrict vessel traffic in portions of Sunset Lake during the event.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; Choptank River, Cambridge, MD
Document Number: 05-19210
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-27
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing temporary special local regulations during the ``Cambridge Offshore Challenge'', a marine event to be held on the waters of the Choptank River at Cambridge, Maryland. These special local regulations are necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic in the Choptank River during the event.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; Delaware River, Philadelphia, PA and Camden, NJ
Document Number: 05-19209
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-27
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
On August 18, 2005, the Coast Guard published a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) in the Federal Register requesting public comments regarding establishment of temporary special local regulations for ``The Liberty Grand Prix'', a power boat race to be held on the waters of the Delaware River, adjacent to Philadelphia, PA and Camden, NJ. On September 13, 2005, the Coast Guard learned that this marine event was proposed to be conducted at a different date and time than previously published in the NPRM. This rule changes the dates of the temporary regulated area. These special local regulations are necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic between the Walt Whitman and Benjamin Franklin bridges in the Delaware River during the power boat race.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Trent River, NC
Document Number: 05-19006
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-23
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is temporarily changing the regulations that govern the operation of the U.S. 70 Bridge across the Trent River, at mile 0.0, at New Bern, NC. This rule allows the bridge to remain in the closed-to-navigation position from 6 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., on October 1, 2005, to facilitate the Neuse River Bridge Run.
Escort Vessels for Certain Tankers-Crash Stop Criteria
Document Number: 05-19005
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-23
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is permanently removing a ``crash stop'' requirement for tanker escort vessels in Prince William Sound and Puget Sound. The requirement appeared in a final rule published in 1994 under docket number CGD 91-202, but was suspended for safety reasons before it ever went into effect. Removal of the suspended provision is the final action for both the CGD 91-202 and the USCG-2003-14734 rulemakings.
Safety Zone; Blasting Operations, Demolition of Bridge Piers: Sikorsky Bridge Over the Housatonic River Between Stratford and Milford, CT
Document Number: 05-18937
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-22
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone within 300-yards of the Sikorsky Bridge, which runs between Milford and Stratford, CT. This temporary safety zone is necessary to protect the maritime community transiting the area from the potential safety hazards associated with the demolition and blasting operations of the piers of the old Sikorsky Bridge. Entry into this zone is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port, Long Island Sound, New Haven, Connecticut.
Security Zones; San Francisco Bay, San Pablo Bay, Carquinez Strait, Suisun Bay, CA
Document Number: 05-18936
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-22
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing temporary fixed security zones in the waters extending approximately 100 yards around six separate oil refinery piers in the San Francisco Bay area. These security zones are an integral part of the Coast Guard's efforts to protect these facilities and the surrounding areas from destruction or damage due to accidents, subversive acts, or other causes of a similar nature. Entry into the zones is prohibited, unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port (COTP) San Francisco Bay, or his designated representative. These zones will be subject to discretionary and random patrol and monitoring by Coast Guard, Federal, state and local law enforcement assets.
Security Zones; San Francisco Bay, San Pablo Bay, Carquinez Strait, Suisun Bay, CA
Document Number: 05-18935
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-09-22
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish fixed security zones in the waters extending approximately 100 yards around six separate oil refinery piers in the San Francisco Bay area. These security zones are an integral part of the Coast Guard's efforts to protect these facilities and the surrounding areas from destruction or damage due to accidents, subversive acts, or other causes of a similar nature. The proposed security zones would prohibit all persons and vessels from entering, transiting through or anchoring within portions of the designated waters of San Francisco Bay, San Pablo Bay, Carquinez Strait, and Suisun Bay, unless authorized by the Captain of the Port (``COTP'') or his designated representative. These zones will be subject to discretionary and random patrol and monitoring by Coast Guard, federal, state and local law enforcement assets.
Safety Zone; Transfer of M/V WILLIAM G. MATHER, Cleveland, OH
Document Number: 05-18929
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-22
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish a temporary safety zone for the transfer of the M/V MATHER from the Municipal Pier to Cleveland City Docks. This safety zone is intended to manage vessel traffic in order to provide for the safety of life and property on navigable waters during the event.
Safety Zones; Sector New Orleans; Barges
Document Number: 05-18966
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-21
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing safety zones on the navigable waters of Sector New Orleans surrounding barges that have sustained damage requiring salvage operations during Hurricane Katrina. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life and property during salvage operations, as well as to minimize effects on the navigable waters of Sector New Orleans.
Collection of Information Under Review by Office of Management and Budget (OMB): 1625-0028 (Formerly 2115-0111), 1625-0034 (Formerly 2115-0139), and 1625-0043 (Formerly 2115-0540).
Document Number: 05-18804
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-21
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this request for comments announces that the Coast Guard has forwarded three Information Collection Requests (ICRs)(1) 1625-0028, Course Approvals for Merchant Marine Training Schools, (2) 1625-0034, Ships' Stores Certification for Hazardous Materials Aboard Ships, and (3) 1625-0043, Ports and Waterways SafetyTitle 33 CFR Subchapter P abstracted below, to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. Our ICR describes the information we seek to collect from the public. Review and comment by OIRA ensures that we impose only paperwork burdens commensurate with our performance of duties.
Safety Zone; Milwaukee River Challenge, Milwaukee River, Milwaukee, WI
Document Number: 05-18594
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-19
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on the Milwaukee River, in Milwaukee, WI. This zone is intended to restrict vessels from a portion of the Milwaukee River in Milwaukee, WI during the Milwaukee River Challenge. This temporary safety zone is necessary to protect participants and spectators of the event from the hazards associated with vessel traffic on the Milwaukee River.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; James River, VA
Document Number: 05-18481
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-16
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, Fifth Coast Guard District, has approved a temporary deviation from the regulations governing the operation of the James River Bridge, mile 5.0, across the James River between Isle of Wight and Newport News, Virginia. This deviation allows the drawbridge to remain closed-to-navigation on two 3-day closure periods from 7 a.m. on October 14 through 5 p.m. October 17, 2005, and from 7 a.m. on November 18 through 5 p.m. November 21, 2005, to facilitate mechanical repairs.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; Wrightsville Channel, Wrightsville Beach, NC
Document Number: 05-18341
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is implementing the special local regulations at 33 CFR 100.513 during the Wilmington YMCA Triathlon to be held September 24, 2005, on the waters of Wrightsville Channel, Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. The effect will be to restrict general navigation in the regulated area for the safety of participants and vessels transiting the event area. Enforcement Dates: 33 CFR 100.513 will be enforced from 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. on September 24, 2005.
Safety Zone; Manasquan Inlet
Document Number: 05-18340
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone in the Manasquan Inlet, to encompass all waters east of the Bascule Span Bridge in Manasquan, NJ. This temporary safety zone is needed to conduct an oil spill protective strategy test. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of the boating public, oil spill response workers and equipment during the strategic oil spill protective strategy test.
Safety Zones: Fireworks Displays in the Captain of the Port Portland Zone
Document Number: C5-17473
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-14
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
Announcement of Public Hearing Regarding the Shakett Creek Pedestrian Bridge, Nokomis, FL Formerly Known as the Shakett Creek Railroad Bridge
Document Number: 05-18148
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-13
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The U.S. Coast Guard will hold a public hearing at the Venice High School, 1 Indian Avenue, Venice, Florida 34285 to provide the Shakett Creek Pedestrian Bridge owner, waterway users and other interested persons the opportunity to offer evidence and be heard as to whether any alterations of the Shakett Creek Pedestrian Bridge in Nokomis, Florida are necessary to provide reasonably free, safe and unobstructed passage for waterborne traffic.
Towing Safety Advisory Committee
Document Number: 05-18147
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-13
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Licensing Implementation Working Group of the Towing Safety Advisory Committee (TSAC) will meet to discuss matters relating to specific issues of towing safety. The meeting will be open to the public.
Letter of Recommendation, Proposed LNG Project Northern Star Natural Gas LLC, Bradwood, Clatsop County, OR
Document Number: 05-17833
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-09
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
In accordance with the requirements in 33 CFR 127.009, the U.S. Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) Portland, Oregon is preparing a Letter of Recommendation (LOR) as to the suitability of the Columbia River for liquefied natural gas (LNG) marine traffic. This LOR will encompass the marine safety and security aspects associated with the proposed Northern Star Natural Gas LLC (Northern Star) LNG facility. The LOR is in response to a Letter of Intent (LOI) submitted by Northern Star to operate an LNG facility in Bradwood, Clatsop County, Oregon. Because the proposed LNG facility would be located in state waters, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is the lead Federal agency for this proposed project. The COTP Portland, OR is soliciting written comments and related material, and will join FERC in holding a public meeting seeking comments, pertaining specifically to maritime safety and security aspects of the proposed LNG facility. In preparation for issuance of an LOR and the completion of certain other regulatory mandates, the COTP Portland, OR, will consider comments received from the public as input into a formalized risk assessment process. This process will assess the safety and security aspects of the facility, adjacent port areas, and navigable waterways.
Safety Zone; New York Super Boat Race, Hudson River, NY
Document Number: 05-17832
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-09
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is temporarily altering the effective period of the safety zone defined in 33 CFR 165.162 for the annual New York Super Boat Race. This temporary rule changes the effective date for this safety zone from Sunday, September 11, 2005 to Saturday, September 10, 2005. This action is required to protect life on navigable waters during the event.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, West Larose, LA
Document Number: 05-17831
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-09-09
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
On September 2, 2005, the Coast Guard published a notice and requested comments on a proposed change to regulations governing the operation of the SR 1 (West Larose) vertical lift bridge across the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, mile 35.6 west of Harvey Lock, at Larose, Louisiana. The proposed rule would change the bridge's schedule so that it would remain closed to navigation at various times on weekdays during the school year to facilitate the safe, efficient movement of staff, students and other residents within the parish. That notice was issued August 26, 2005, before Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans and caused that city to be flooded. We have changed the address and docket number where comments on the proposed rule should be sent because of flood conditions in New Orleans.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Lafourche Bayou, Lafourche Parish, LA
Document Number: 05-17830
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-09-08
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
On September 2, 2005, the Coast Guard published a notice and requested comments on a proposed change to regulations governing six drawbridges across Bayou Lafourche, south of the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana. The proposed rule would change bridge schedules so that they would remain closed to navigation at various times on weekdays during the school year to facilitate the safe, efficient movement of staff, students and other residents within the parish. That notice was signed August 26, 2005, before Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans and caused that city to be flooded. We have changed the address and docket number where comments on the proposed rule should be sent because of flood conditions in New Orleans.
Safety Zone; Lower Mississippi River (LMR), Greenville, MS
Document Number: 05-17717
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-07
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for certain waters of the Lower Mississippi River. This safety zone is needed to protect persons and vessels from the potential safety hazards associated with the New Greenville Bridge construction. Entry into this zone is prohibited to all vessels and mariners unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port (COTP) Lower Mississippi River or a designated representative.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; New Jersey Intracoastal Waterway, Inside Thorofare, Ventnor City, NJ
Document Number: 05-17715
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-07
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, Fifth Coast Guard District, has approved a temporary deviation from the regulations governing the operation of the Dorset Avenue Bridge, at New Jersey Intracoastal Waterway (ICW) mile 72.1, across the Inside Thorofare at Ventnor City, New Jersey. To facilitate removal and replacement of deck lift spans, the temporary deviation would allow partial openings of the drawbridge.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations: Townsend Gut, ME
Document Number: 05-17714
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-06
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is temporarily changing the drawbridge operation regulations for the operation of the SR 27 Bridge, at mile 0.7, across Townsend Gut, between Boothbay Harbor and Southport, Maine. This temporary rule allows the bridge to open at specific times between 6 a.m. and 8 p.m., after a half-hour advance notice is given. Additionally, this temporary rule allows the bridge to remain closed for nine days, September 19, 2005 through September 27, 2005. This action is necessary to help facilitate rehabilitation construction and painting at the bridge.
Northeast Gateway Energy Bridge, L.L.C., Liquefied Natural Gas Deepwater Port License Application
Document Number: 05-17553
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security, Maritime Administration, Department of Transportation
The Coast Guard and the Maritime Administration (MARAD) announce that they have received an application for the licensing of a natural gas deepwater port, and that the application appears to contain the required information. This notice summarizes the applicant's plans and the procedures that will be followed in considering the application.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; Willoughby Bay, Norfolk, VA
Document Number: 05-17513
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-09-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish temporary special local regulations for the ``Hampton Roads Sailboard Classic'', a marine event to be held October 29 and 30, 2005 on the waters of Willoughby Bay, Norfolk, Virginia. These special local regulations are necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic in portions of Willoughby Bay during the event.
Towing Safety Advisory Committee
Document Number: 05-17512
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Towing Vessel Inspection Working Group of the Towing Safety Advisory Committee (TSAC) will meet to discuss matters relating to these specific issues of towing safety. The meetings will be open to the public.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Newtown Creek, Dutch Kills, English Kills and Their Tributaries, New York City, NY
Document Number: 05-17511
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, First Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the drawbridge operation regulations for the Metropolitan Avenue Bridge, mile 3.4, across English Kills at New York City, New York. Under this temporary deviation the bridge may remain in the closed position from September 1, 2005 through September 30, 2005. This temporary deviation is necessary to facilitate bridge maintenance.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, West Larose, LA
Document Number: 05-17510
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-09-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to change the regulation governing the operation of the SR 1 (West Larose) vertical lift bridge across the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, mile 35.6 west of Harvey Lock, at Larose, Louisiana. The Lafourche Parish Council has requested that the bridge remain closed to navigation at various times on weekdays during the school year. These closures will facilitate the safe, efficient movement of staff, students and other residents within the parish.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Lafourche Bayou, Lafourche Parish, LA
Document Number: 05-17509
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-09-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to change the regulations governing six bridges across Bayou Lafourche, south of the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana. The Lafourche Parish Council has requested that the bridges remain closed to navigation at various times on weekdays during the school year. These closures will facilitate the safe, efficient movement of staff, students and other residents within the parish.
Safety Zones: Fireworks Displays in the Captain of the Port Portland Zone
Document Number: 05-17473
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is changing the effective periods of the safety zones on the waters of the Columbia River, located in the Area of Responsibility (AOR) of the Captain of the Port, Portland, Oregon, during fireworks displays. The Captain of the Port, Portland, Oregon, is taking this action to safeguard watercraft and their occupants from safety hazards associated with these displays. Entry into these safety zones is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port.
Collection of Information Under Review by Office of Management and Budget (OMB): 1625-0015
Document Number: 05-17471
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this request for comments announces that the Coast Guard has forwarded one Information Collection Request (ICR)1625-0015, Bridge Permit Application Guideabstracted below, to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. Our ICR describes the information we seek to collect from the public. Review and comment by OIRA ensures that we impose only paperwork burdens commensurate with our performance of duties.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; Pasquotank River, Elizabeth City, NC
Document Number: 05-17469
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing temporary special local regulations for the ``Elizabeth City Jaycee Offshore Grand Prix'', a power boat race to be held on the waters of the Pasquotank River adjacent to Elizabeth City, NC. These special local regulations are necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic in the Pasquotank River during the power boat race.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Event; Labor Day Fireworks Display, South Lake Tahoe, CA
Document Number: 05-17468
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-09-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing special local regulations in the navigable waters of Lake Tahoe for the loading, transport, and launching of fireworks used during a fireworks display to be held in celebration of Labor Day on September 4, 2005. These special local regulations are intended to prohibit vessels and people from entering into or remaining within the regulated area and to ensure the safety of participants and spectators.
Implementation of Sector North Carolina
Document Number: 05-17467
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard announces the stand-up of Sector North Carolina and its subordinate units, Marine Safety Unit (MSU) Wilmington and Sector Field Office (SFO) Cape Hatteras. Sector North Carolina is subordinate to the Fifth Coast Guard District.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; John H. Kerr Reservoir, Clarksville, VA
Document Number: 05-17428
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-09-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish special local regulations for the ``Clarksville Hydroplane Challenge'', a power boat race to be held on the waters of the John H. Kerr Reservoir adjacent to Clarksville, Virginia. These special local regulations are necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic in portions of the John H. Kerr Reservoir adjacent to Clarksville, Virginia during the power boat race.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; Spa Creek, Annapolis, MD
Document Number: 05-17427
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-09-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish permanent special local regulations for the ``Tug-of-War'', a marine event conducted over the waters of Spa Creek between Eastport and Annapolis, Maryland. Special local regulations are necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic in portions of Spa Creek during the event.
Notification of the Removal of Conditions of Entry for Certain Vessels Arriving to the United States
Document Number: 05-17384
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-09-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard announces that conditions of entry are no longer being imposed on vessels arriving from the country of Nauru.
Ballast Water Management for Vessels Entering the Great Lakes That Declare No Ballast Onboard
Document Number: 05-17426
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-08-31
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
To prevent the introductions of aquatic nonindigenous species from vessels entering the Great Lakes declaring no ballast onboard (NOBOB), the Coast Guard establishes best management practices for residual ballast water and sediment management to be followed by NOBOB vessels. Coast Guard also requests comments on the draft environmental assessment prepared for the policy.