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Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Rainy River, Ranier, MN
Document Number: 2011-7466
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a drawbridge regulation for the Canadian National Railway Bridge across the Rainy River at Mile 85.0 at Rainer, Minnesota. This rule addresses the request by the bridge owner to remotely operate the drawbridge and establishes seasonal dates of operation.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Mermentau River, Grand Chenier, LA
Document Number: 2011-7416
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, Eighth Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the SR 82 swing span bridge across the Mermentau River, mile 7.1, at Grand Chenier, Cameron Parish, Louisiana. This deviation is necessary for physical and mechanical repairs pertaining to the bridge's main span and components. This deviation allows the bridge to remain closed to navigation for approximately 5 consecutive days, sometime within a nineteen day period.
Inflatable Personal Flotation Devices
Document Number: 2011-7283
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
By this direct final rule, the Coast Guard is harmonizing structural and performance standards for inflatable recreational personal flotation devices (PFDs) with current voluntary industry consensus standards. This direct final rule also slightly modifies regulatory text in anticipation of a future rulemaking addressing the population for which inflatable recreational PFDs are approved, but does not change the current affected population.
Special Local Regulations and Safety Zones; Recurring Events in Northern New England
Document Number: 2011-6783
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is amending special local regulations and establishing permanent safety zones in the Coast Guard Northern New England Captain of the Port (COTP) Zone for annual recurring marine events. When these special local regulations or safety zones are activated, and thus subject to enforcement, this rule restricts vessels from portions of water areas during annual events in the Northern New England COTP Zone. The revised special local regulations and safety zones reduce administrative overhead, expedite public notification of events, and ensure the protection of the maritime public and event participants from the hazards associated with firework displays, boat races, and other marine events.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Columbia River, OR
Document Number: 2011-7441
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-29
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
Special Local Regulation; Hydroplane Races Within the Captain of the Port Puget Sound Area of Responsibility
Document Number: 2011-7284
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-29
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a special local regulation to restrict vessel movement in designated permanent hydroplane race areas in Dyes Inlet, Lake Washington and Lake Sammamish, WA during permitted hydroplane race events. When this special local regulation is activated, and thus subject to enforcement, this rule will limit the movement of non-participating vessels within the regulated race areas immediately prior to, during and immediately following the conclusion of permitted hydroplane marine events. This rule is needed to provide effective control over these events while ensuring the safety of the maritime public.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Raritan River, Arthur Kill and Their Tributaries, Staten Island, NY and Elizabeth, NJ
Document Number: 2011-7049
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-03-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to change the drawbridge operation regulations governing the operation of the Arthur Kill (AK) Railroad Bridge at mile 11.6, across Arthur Kill between Staten Island, New York and Elizabeth, New Jersey. This proposed rule would provide relief to the bridge owner from crewing their bridge by allowing the bridge to be operated from a remote location while continuing to meet the present and future needs of navigation.
Passenger Weight and Inspected Vessel Stability Requirements; Correction
Document Number: 2011-7048
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is correcting a final rule that appeared in the Federal Register on December 14, 2010. That rule amended Coast Guard regulations governing the maximum weight and number of passengers that may safely be permitted on board a vessel and other stability regulations, including increasing the Assumed Average Weight per Person (AAWPP) to 185 lb. The rule also improved and updated intact stability and subdivision and damage stability regulations.
Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2011-6885
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-23
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Secretary of Homeland Security has determined that the establishment of the Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee (MERPAC) is necessary and in the public interest in connection with the performance of duties of the U. S. Coast Guard. Name of Committee: Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Cerritos Channel, Long Beach, CA
Document Number: 2011-6880
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-23
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, Eleventh Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the Commodore Schuyler F. Heim Drawbridge across Cerritos Channel, mile 4.9, at Long Beach, CA. The deviation is necessary to allow the California Department of Transportation to perform critical repair and replacement of electrical components for drawspan operation.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Pocomoke River, Snow Hill, MD
Document Number: 2011-6879
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-23
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, Fifth Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulations governing the operation of the S12 Bridge across Pocomoke River, mile 29.9, at Snow Hill, MD. The deviation restricts the operation of the draw span to facilitate the cleaning and painting of the bridge.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Buffalo Bayou, Mile 4.3, Houston, Harris County, TX
Document Number: 2011-6876
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-23
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is removing the existing drawbridge operation regulation for the drawbridge across Buffalo Bayou, mile 4.3, Houston, Harris County, Texas. The bridge was replaced with a fixed bridge in 1991 and the operating regulation is no longer applicable or necessary.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; Chester River, Chestertown, MD
Document Number: 2011-6588
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-03-21
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish special local regulations during the reenactment portion of the ``Chestertown Tea Party Festival'', a marine event to be held on the waters of the Chester River, Chestertown, 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 temporarily restrict vessel traffic in a portion of the Chester River during the event.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; Potomac River, Charles County, MD
Document Number: 2011-6587
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-21
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing special local regulations during the ``Potomac River Sharkfest Swim'' amateur swim, a marine event to be held on the waters of the Potomac River. 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 Potomac River during the event.
Security Zones; Cruise Ships, Port of San Diego, CA
Document Number: 2011-6579
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-21
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is amending its regulations for Security Zones; Cruise Ships, Port of San Diego, California, by providing a common description of all security zones created by this section to encompass only navigable waters within a 100 yard radius around any cruise ship that is located within the San Diego port area landward of the sea buoys bounding the Port of San Diego. This final rule removes a reference to shore area that is no longer necessary to provide for the safety of the cruise ship, vessels, and users of the waterway. Entry into these security zones will be prohibited unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port (COTP) San Diego, or a COTP designated representative.
Information Collection Request to Office of Management and Budget
Document Number: 2011-6499
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-21
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the U.S. Coast Guard intends to submit Information Collection Requests (ICRs) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA), requesting an extension of its approval for the following collections of information: 1625-0020, Security Zones, Regulated Navigation Areas and Safety Zones, 1625-0022, Application for Tonnage Measurement of Vessels, 1625-0029, Self- propelled Liquefied Gas Vessels, and l625-0031, Plan Approval and Records for Electrical Engineering RegulationsTitle 46 CFR Subchapter J. Our ICRs describe the information we seek to collect from the public. Before submitting these ICRs to OIRA, the Coast Guard is inviting comments as described below.
Anchorage Regulations; Narragansett Bay and Rhode Island Sound, RI
Document Number: 2011-6498
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-03-21
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to remove an obsolete Naval explosives anchorage in Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island, and to add an offshore anchorage in Rhode Island Sound south of Brenton Point, Rhode Island, for use by vessels waiting to enter Narragansett Bay.
Chemical Testing
Document Number: 2011-6524
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-18
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Annisquam River and Blynman Canal, Gloucester, MA
Document Number: 2011-6342
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-18
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, First Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the SR127 Bridge at mile 0.0 across the Annisquam River and Blynman Canal. The deviation is necessary to facilitate a public event, the Yucan One- Mile Road Race, which will cross the SR127 Bridge. This deviation allows the bridge to remain in the closed position during the deviation period.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Bass River, Beverly, MA
Document Number: 2011-6339
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-18
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, First Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the Hall Whitaker Bridge at mile 0.6 across the Bass River at Beverly, Massachusetts. The deviation is necessary to facilitate structural repairs. This deviation allows the bridge to remain in the closed position during the deviation period.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Townsend Inlet, Avalon, NJ
Document Number: 2011-6338
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-18
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, Fifth Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulations governing the operation of the Townsends Inlet Bridge across, mile 0.3, at Avalon, NJ. The deviation is necessary to facilitate the cleaning and painting of the structure. This deviation allows the bridge to remain in the closed position for the deviation period.
Safety Zone; 2011 Hylebos Bridge Restoration, Hylebos Waterway, Tacoma, WA
Document Number: 2011-6337
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-03-18
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The U.S. Coast Guard is proposing to establish a temporary safety zone extending 50 yards to the north and south of the Hylebos Bridge, Tacoma, WA in both directions along the entire length of the Hylebos Bridge to ensure the safety of the boating public during the Hylebos Bridge restoration project. This safety zone is necessary to protect vessels transiting in the vicinity of the Hylebos Bridge from falling debris resulting from concrete removal performed as part of the bridge restoration.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Grassy Sound Channel, Middle Township, NJ
Document Number: 2011-6072
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-16
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, Fifth Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulations governing the operation of the Grassy Sound Channel Bridge across the Grassy Sound Channel, mile 1.0, at Middle Township, NJ. The deviation is necessary to facilitate the cleaning and painting of the structure. This deviation allows the bridge to remain closed for the entirety of the deviation period.
Safety Zone; Todd Pacific Shipyards Vessel Roll-Out, West Duwamish Waterway, Seattle, WA
Document Number: 2011-6070
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-16
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone in the West Duwamish Waterway in Seattle, Washington for a vessel roll-out at Todd Pacific Shipyards. The safety zone is necessary to ensure the safety of the maritime public as well as the workers involved in the roll-out and will do so by prohibiting any person or vessel from entering or remaining in the safety zone unless authorized by the Captain of the Port or a Designated Representative.
Special Local Regulation for Marine Event; Temporary Change of Dates for Recurring Marine Event in the Fifth Coast Guard District
Document Number: 2011-5894
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is temporarily changing the enforcement period of special local regulations for a recurring marine event in the Fifth Coast Guard District. These regulations apply to four recurring marine events that conduct a rescue at sea demonstration, an air show, a swimming competition, and power boat races. Special local regulations are necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during these events. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic in a portion of the Severn River at Annapolis, MD, the Chester River near Chestertown, MD, and Prospect Bay at Kent Island, MD during the events.
TWIC/MTSA Policy Advisory Council; Voluntary Use of TWIC Readers
Document Number: 2011-5893
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard announces the release of and seeks comments on Policy Advisory Council (PAC) Decision 01-11, ``Voluntary Use of TWIC Readers.'' This PAC Decision provides guidance for using Transportation Security Identification Credential (TWIC) readers as part of a Vessel Security Plan or Facility Security Plan. This PAC Decision is directed at owners and operators of vessels and facilities regulated under the Maritime Transportation Security Act, for the purpose of purchasing and installing TWIC readers and systems.
National Boating Safety Advisory Council
Document Number: 2011-5892
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The National Boating Safety Advisory Council (NBSAC) will meet on April 1-2, 2011, in Arlington, Virginia. NBSAC discusses issues relating to recreational boating safety. The meetings will be open to the public.
Ninth Coast Guard District Sector Realignment; Northern Lake Michigan and Lake Huron
Document Number: 2011-5731
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-14
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
This rule makes nonsubstantive, technical changes to Title 33 of the CFR to reflect the realignment of boundaries shared among Sector Lake Michigan, Sector Detroit, and Sector Sault Ste. Marie. This action is taken to rebalance workload and span of control among Ninth District sector commands. These changes affect internal Coast Guard organization and functioning only and will have no substantive effect on mariners or other members of the public.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Hackensack River, Secaucus, NJ
Document Number: 2011-5671
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-11
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, First Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the Upper Hack Bridge at mile 6.9, across the Hackensack River, at Secaucus, New Jersey. The deviation is necessary to facilitate electrical repairs. This deviation will allow the bridge to remain in the closed position for two days.
Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee; Vacancies
Document Number: 2011-5669
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-11
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard seeks applications for membership on the Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee. This Committee advises and makes recommendations to the Coast Guard on matters relating to safe transit of vessels and products to and from the ports on the Lower Mississippi River and related waterways.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Long Island, New York Inland Waterway From East Rockaway Inlet to Shinnecock Canal, Hempstead, NY
Document Number: 2011-5666
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-11
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, First Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the Meadowbrook State Parkway Bridge across the Sloop Channel, mile 12.8, at Hempstead, New York. The deviation is necessary to install new link arms at the bridge. This deviation allows the bridge to remain in the closed position.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Intracoastal Waterway (ICW), Inside Thorofare, Ventnor City, NJ
Document Number: 2011-5663
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-11
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, Fifth Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulations governing the operation of the Dorset Avenue Bridge, across Inside Thorofare, mile 72.1, at Ventnor City. The deviation is necessary to facilitate cleaning and painting operations of the double-leaf bascule drawbridge. This deviation allows restriction of the operation of the draw span.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Fox River, Oshkosh, WI
Document Number: 2011-5662
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-03-11
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is withdrawing its notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) concerning the establishment of remote drawbridge operating procedures for the Canadian National Railway Bridge across the Fox River at Mile 55.72 at Oshkosh, Wisconsin. After careful consideration of the comments from all parties it was determined to be in the best interest of navigation to withdraw the NPRM.
Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee; Meeting
Document Number: 2011-5446
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-09
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee will meet in New Orleans to discuss safe transit of vessels and products to and from the ports and related waterways of the Lower Mississippi River and related waterways. This meeting will be open to the public.
Policy for Guidelines for Coast Guard Evaluations of Compliance With the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Vessel General Permit for Discharges Incidental to the Normal Operation of Vessels
Document Number: 2011-5412
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-09
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard announces the release of policy letter 11-01, Policy for Guidelines for Coast Guard Evaluations of Compliance with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Vessel General Permit (VGP) for Discharges Incidental to the Normal Operation of Vessels. This policy letter provides guidance to assist Coast Guard personnel to evaluate compliance with the provisions of the EPA's VGP, for U.S. and foreign-flagged vessels subject to the VGP and operating in the waters of the United States.
Notice of Public Meeting To Prepare for the 55th Session of the International Maritime Organization's Sub-Committee on Ship Design and Equipment (DE) To Be Held March 21 Through 25, 2011
Document Number: 2011-4976
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-04
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The United States Coast Guard will conduct a public meeting starting at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 17, 2011, in Room 6103 of the United States Coast Guard Headquarters Building, 2100 Second Street, SW., Washington, DC, 20593-7126. The primary purpose of the meeting is to prepare for the 55th session of the International Maritime Organization's Sub-Committee on Ship Design and Equipment (DE) to be held at the International Maritime Organization in London, United Kingdom from March 21 through 25, 2011.
Safety Zone, Dredging Operations; Delaware River, Marcus Hook, PA
Document Number: 2011-4973
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-04
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on the waters of the Delaware River while the Dredge Pullen conducts dredging operations at the Sunoco Marcus Hook docks in the vicinity of the Marcus Hook Range near Marcus Hook, PA. This action is necessary to maintain the 42 ft. berth draft in this portion of the Delaware River. The dredging action will facilitate commerce and safe navigation within the Port of Philadelphia, PA.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Cape Fear River, Wilmington, NC
Document Number: 2011-4854
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-04
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, Fifth Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the Cape Fear River Memorial Bridge, across the Cape Fear River, mile 26.8, at Wilmington, NC. The deviation restricts the operation of the draw span to facilitate the cleaning and painting of the structure.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Sacramento River, Sacramento, CA
Document Number: 2011-4853
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-04
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, Eleventh Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the Tower Drawbridge across the Sacramento River, mile 59.0, at Sacramento, CA. The deviation is necessary to allow the community to participate in the Annual Cesar Chavez March. This deviation allows the bridge to remain in the closed-to-navigation position during the event.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Hackensack River, Jersey City, NJ, Maintenance
Document Number: 2011-4852
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-04
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, First Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the Witt Penn Bridge at mile 3.1, across the Hackensack River, at Jersey City, New Jersey. The deviation is necessary to perform bridge maintenance. This deviation allows the bridge owner to require a two- hour advance notice for bridge openings.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Shark River (South Channel), Belmar, NJ
Document Number: 2011-4735
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-03
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, Fifth Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulations governing the operation of the S71 Bridge across Shark River (South Channel), mile 0.8, at Belmar, NJ. The deviation is necessary to help lessen traffic congestion during the Saint Patrick's Day Parade. This deviation allows the drawbridge to be maintained in the closed position to vessels on March 6, 2011 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Sacramento River, Sacramento, CA
Document Number: 2011-4733
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-03
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, Eleventh Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the Tower Drawbridge across the Sacramento River, mile 59.0, at Sacramento, CA. The deviation is necessary to allow the community to participate in the 7th Annual Shamrock Half Marathon. This deviation allows the bridge to remain in the closed-to-navigation position during the event.
Collection of Information Under Review by Office of Management and Budget: OMB Control Numbers: 1625-0058, 1625-0072 and 1625-0092
Document Number: 2011-4654
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-03
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 the U.S. Coast Guard is forwarding Information Collection Requests (ICRs), abstracted below, to the, Office of Management and Budget (OMB), Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA), requesting approval of revisions to the following collections of information: 1625-0058, Application for Permit to Transport Municipal and Commercial Waste, 1625-0072, Waste Management Plans, Refuse Discharge Logs, Letters of Instruction for Certain Persons-in-Charge (PIC) and Great Lakes Dry Cargo Residue Recordkeeping, and 1625-0092 Sewage and Graywater Discharge Records for Certain Cruise Vessels Operating on Alaskan Waters. Our ICRs describe the information we seek to collect from the public. Review and comments by OIRA ensure we only impose paperwork burdens commensurate with our performance of duties.
Safety Zone; Chicago Harbor, Navy Pier Southeast, Chicago, IL
Document Number: 2011-4714
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce the Navy Pier Southeast Safety Zone in Chicago Harbor on the evening of March 12, 2011. This action is necessary and intended to ensure safety of life on the navigable waters of the United States immediately prior to, during, and immediately after fireworks events. This rule will establish restrictions upon, and control movement of, vessels in a specified area immediately prior to, during, and immediately after fireworks events. During the enforcement period, no person or vessel may enter the safety zone without the permission of the Captain of the Port, Sector Lake Michigan.
Information Collection Request to Office of Management and Budget; OMB Control Number: 1625-0003
Document Number: 2011-4653
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the U.S. Coast Guard intends to submit an Information Collection Request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA), requesting an extension of its approval for the following collection of information: 1625-0003, Coast Guard Boating Accident Form (CG-3865). Our ICR describe the information we seek to collect from the public. Before submitting this ICR to OIRA, the Coast Guard is inviting comments as described below.
National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee; Vacancies
Document Number: 2011-4647
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-03-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard seeks applications for membership on the National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee. This Committee advises the Coast Guard on matters affecting the offshore industry.
Safety Zone; Soil Sampling; Chicago River, Chicago, IL
Document Number: 2011-4631
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on the North Branch of the Chicago River near Chicago, Illinois. This zone is intended to restrict vessels from a portion of the North Branch of the Chicago River due to soil sampling in this area. This temporary safety zone is necessary to protect the surrounding public and vessels from the hazards associated with the soil sampling efforts.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Duluth Ship Canal, Duluth-Superior Harbor, MN
Document Number: 2011-4591
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-03-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a drawbridge opening schedule for the Duluth Aerial Lift Bridge for vessels under 300 gross tons. Scheduled drawbridge openings will improve traffic congestion in the area and enhance safety for all modes of transportation.
Application for Foreign Rebuilding Determination
Document Number: 2011-4215
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-02-25
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard seeks public comments on a petition for rulemaking that requests the Coast Guard to amend 46 CFR 67.177, Application for foreign rebuilding determination. The Coast Guard will consider all comments received as part of its determination on whether or not to initiate the requested rulemaking.
Information Collection Request to Office of Management and Budget; OMB Control Number: 1625-0106
Document Number: 2011-4139
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-02-24
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the U.S. Coast Guard intends to submit an Information Collection Request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA), requesting an extension of its approval for the following collection of information: 1625-0106, Unauthorized Entry into Cuban Territorial Waters. Our ICR describe the information we seek to collect from the public. Before submitting this ICR to OIRA, the Coast Guard is inviting comments as described below.