Coast Guard July 5, 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone; Barbara Harder Wedding Fireworks, Lake Erie, Lake View, NY
Document Number: 2012-16452
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-07-05
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on Lake Erie, Lake View, NY. This safety zone is intended to restrict vessels from a portion of Lake Erie during the Barbara Harder Wedding Fireworks. This temporary safety zone is necessary to protect spectators and vessels from the hazards associated with a fireworks display.
Seattle Seafair Unlimited Hydroplane Race
Document Number: 2012-16399
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-07-05
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce the Seattle Seafair Unlimited Hydroplane Race Special Local Regulation on Lake Washington, WA from 8 a.m. on August 2, 2012 through 11:59 p.m. on August 5, 2012 during hydroplane race times. This action is necessary to ensure public safety from the inherent dangers associated with high-speed races while allowing access for rescue personnel in the event of an emergency. During the enforcement period, no person or vessel will be allowed to enter the regulated area without the permission of the Captain of the Port, on-scene Patrol Commander or Designated Representative.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; Potomac River, National Harbor Access Channel, MD
Document Number: 2012-16395
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-07-05
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing special local regulations during the swim segment of the ``Swim Across the Potomac River'' swimming competition, to be held on the waters of the Potomac River on July 8, 2012. 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 and National Harbor Access Channel during the event.
Special Local Regulation and Safety Zones; Marine Events in Captain of the Port Sector Long Island Sound Zone
Document Number: 2012-16296
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-07-05
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing temporary special local regulations and safety zones for marine events on the navigable waters within the Captain of the Port (COTP) Sector Long Island Sound zone for regattas, fireworks displays and swim events. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the events. Entering into, transiting through, remaining, anchoring or mooring within these regulated areas would be prohibited unless authorized by the COTP Sector Long Island Sound.