Coast Guard May 15, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Enforcement of Regulation
Document Number: E8-10804
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-05-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce a safety zone for the Weymouth 4th of July fireworks event. This action is to ensure the safety of life and protection of property during the fireworks event. During the enforcement period, no person or vessel may enter the safety zone without permission of the Captain of the Port Boston.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Smith Creek at Wilmington, NC
Document Number: E8-10801
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-05-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to change the drawbridge operation regulations of the S117-S133 Bridge, at mile 1.5, across Smith Creek at Wilmington, NC. This proposal would allow that the draw need not be opened for the passage of vessels.
Safety Zones: Northeast Gateway, Deepwater Port, Atlantic Ocean, Boston, MA
Document Number: 08-1267
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-05-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is re-establishing two temporary safety zones of 500 meter radii around the primary components, two independent submerged turret-loading buoys, of Excelerate Energy's Northeast Gateway Deepwater Port, Atlantic Ocean, and its accompanying systems. The purpose of these temporary safety zones is to protect vessels and mariners from the potential safety hazards associated with deepwater port facilities. All vessels, with the exception of deepwater port support vessels, are prohibited from entering into or moving within either of the safety zones.