Coast Guard June 25, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone; Citron Energy Drink Offshore Challenge, Lake St. Clair, Harrison Township, MI
Document Number: E8-14372
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-06-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes establishing a temporary safety zone on Lake St. Clair, Harrison Township, Michigan. This zone is intended to restrict vessels from portions of Lake St. Clair during the Citron Energy Drink Offshore Challenge. This temporary safety zone is necessary to protect spectators and vessels from the hazards associated with powerboat races.
Safety Zone; Mission Bay Yacht Club 4th of July Display; Mission Bay, San Diego, CA
Document Number: E8-14370
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-06-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on the navigable waters of Mission Bay in support of the Mission Bay Yacht Club 4th of July Display near the navigation channel in the vicinity of Santa Clara Point. The safety zone is necessary to provide for the safety of the crew, spectators, and participants of the event, participating vessels and other vessels and users of the waterway. Persons and vessels are prohibited from entering into, transiting through, or anchoring within this safety zone unless authorized by the Captain of the Port, or his designated representative.
National Maritime Security Advisory Committee; Meeting
Document Number: E8-14368
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The National Maritime Security Advisory Committee will have a web based meeting to discuss various issues relating to Maritime Security. This meeting will be open to the public.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; LaLoutre Bayou, Yscloskey, LA
Document Number: E8-14367
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-06-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to change the regulation governing the operation of the State Route 46 (LA 46) Bridge across LaLoutre Bayou, mile 22.9, at Yscloskey, St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana. Due to Hurricane Katrina, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LDOTD) has experienced a shortage of bridge tender personnel in the area where the bridge is located. This proposed rule change allows for more efficient use of personnel by requiring a two hour notice for night time openings.
Safety Zone: 31st Annual Virginia Lakes Festival Fireworks Event, John H. Kerr Lake, Clarksville, VA
Document Number: E8-14366
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-06-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a 700-foot radius safety zone on John H. Kerr Lake in the vicinity of the Highway 58 Business Bridge in Clarksville, VA in support of the 31st Annual Virginia Lakes Festival Fireworks Display. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic movement to protect mariners from the hazards associated with the fireworks display.
Safety Zone: Fourth of July Fireworks Event, Pagan River, Smithfield, VA
Document Number: E8-14365
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-06-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a 420 foot radius safety zone on the Pagan River in Smithfield, VA in support of the Fourth of July Fireworks event. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic movement to protect mariners from the hazards associated with fireworks displays.
Safety Zone; Paradise Point Resort 4th of July Display; Mission Bay, San Diego, CA.
Document Number: E8-14364
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-06-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on the navigable waters of Mission Bay in support of the Paradise Point Resort 4th of July Display. The safety zone is necessary to provide for the safety of the crew, spectators, participants of the event, participating vessels and other vessels and users of the waterway. Persons and vessels are prohibited from entering into, transiting through, or anchoring within this safety zone unless authorized by the Captain of the Port, or his designated representative.
Safety Zones; Big Bay July 4th Fireworks Show; San Diego Bay, San Diego, CA
Document Number: E8-14353
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-06-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing four (4) temporary safety zones on the navigable waters of San Diego Bay in support of the North San Diego Bay July 4th Fireworks Show. These safety zones are necessary to provide for the safety of the crews, spectators, participants of the event, participating vessels and other vessels and users of the waterway. Persons and vessels are prohibited from entering into, transiting through, or anchoring within these safety zones unless authorized by the Captain of the Port, or his designated representative.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; Marine Events in San Diego Harbor
Document Number: E8-14351
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-06-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce the special local regulations in 33 CFR 100.1101 during the Coronado 4th of July Fireworks Display, to be held 8:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. on July 4, 2008, on the waters of San Diego Bay, San Diego, California. These special local regulations are necessary to provide for the safety of the participants, crew, spectators, sponsor vessels of the race, and general users of the waterway. Persons and vessels are prohibited from entering into, transiting through, or anchoring within this safety zone unless authorized by the Captain of the Port, or his designated representative.
Safety Zone: Founder's Day Fireworks Event, Chesapeake Bay, Hampton, VA
Document Number: E8-14350
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-06-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a 350-foot radius safety zone on the Chesapeake Bay in Hampton, VA, to support the Founder's Day Fireworks Event. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic movement to protect mariners from the hazards associated with fireworks displays.
Safety Zone: Stars and Stripes Fourth of July Fireworks Event, Nansemond River, Suffolk, VA
Document Number: E8-14348
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-06-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a safety zone on the Nansemond River in Suffolk, VA in support of the Stars and Stripes Fourth of July Fireworks event. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic movement on the Nansemond River to protect mariners from the hazards associated with fireworks displays.
Shipping; Technical, Organizational, and Conforming Amendments
Document Number: E8-14293
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-06-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
This rule makes non-substantive changes to Title 46, part 31 of the Code of Federal Regulations. The purpose of this rule is to make conforming amendments and technical corrections to Coast Guard shipping regulations. Specifically, this final rule updates 46 CFR 31.10-16 concerning inspection and certification of shipboard cargo gear. This rule will have no substantive effect on the regulated public.
Proposed Expansion of the Cove Point Facility, Cove Point, MD: Final Supplemental Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact
Document Number: E8-14288
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard announces the availability of the Final Supplemental Environmental Assessment (EA) and the Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) that evaluated the potential environmental impacts resulting from the proposed issuance of a Letter of Recommendation (LOR) on the suitability of the waterway for the expansion of the Cove Point LNG facility for Dominion Cove Point LNG, LP, in Cove Point, MD.