Department of Homeland Security February 1, 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities: Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-1812
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-01
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Agency Information Collection Activities: Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 05-1811
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-01
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Indiana; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-1780
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-01
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Indiana (FEMA-1573-DR), dated January 21, 2005, and related determinations.
Notice of Adjustment of Statewide Per Capita Threshold for Recommending a Cost Share Adjustment
Document Number: 05-1779
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-01
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
FEMA gives notice that we are increasing the statewide per capita threshold for recommending cost share adjustments for disasters declared on or after January 1, 2005, through December 31, 2005.
Ohio; Amendment No.1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: 05-1778
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-01
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Ohio (FEMA-3198-EM), dated January 11, 2005, and related determinations.
Automated Commercial Environment (ACE): Elimination of C-TPAT Requirement To Establish ACE Importer and Broker Accounts
Document Number: 05-1768
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-02-01
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, Bureau of Customs and Border Protection, Customs and Border Protection Bureau
This notice announces a change to the application requirements when applying to become an Importer or Broker Account so as to access the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Secure Data Portal (``ACE Portal'') or to participate in any ACE test. Specifically, applicants seeking to establish importer or broker accounts so as to access the ACE Portal, or to participate in any ACE test, are no longer required to provide a statement certifying participation in the Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT). Participation in C-TPAT has never been a requirement to establish a carrier account.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Gulf Intracoastal Waterway-Bayou Boeuf, Amelia, LA
Document Number: 05-1762
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-02-01
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 BNSF RR Swing Bridge across Bayou Boeuf, mile 10.2, at Amelia, St. Mary Parish, LA. This deviation allows the bridge to remain closed to navigation for six hours per day Monday through Thursday from February 28 until March 31, 2005. The deviation is necessary to remove and replace the cross ties on the bridge.
Quarterly Listings; Safety Zones, Security Zones, Special Local Regulations and Regulated Navigation Areas
Document Number: 05-1761
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-02-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
This document provides required notice of substantive rules issued by the Coast Guard and temporarily effective between October 1, 2004 and December 31, 2004, that were not published in the Federal Register. This quarterly notice lists temporary special local regulations, security zones, safety zones, and regulated navigation areas, all of limited duration for which timely publication in the Federal Register was not possible.
Security Zone; Potomac and Anacostia Rivers, Washington, DC and Arlington and Fairfax Counties, VA
Document Number: 05-1760
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-02-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary security zone encompassing the waters of the Potomac and Anacostia Rivers in order to safeguard high-ranking public officials from terrorist acts and incidents. This action is necessary to ensure the safety of persons and property, and prevent terrorist acts or incidents. This rule prohibits vessels and people from entering the security zone and requires vessels and persons in the security zone to depart the security zone, unless specifically exempt under the provisions in this rule or granted specific permission from the Coast Guard Captain of the Port Baltimore.
Moving and Fixed Security Zone: Port of Fredericksted, Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
Document Number: 05-1754
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-02-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish a moving and fixed security zone around cruise ships entering, departing, mooring or anchoring at the Port of Fredericksted in Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. These proposed regulations are designed to protect cruise ships at this port. All vessels, with the exception of cruise ships, would be prohibited from entering a moving and fixed security zone around each cruise ship without the express permission of the Captain of the Port San Juan or designated representative.
Moving and Fixed Security Zone: Port of Fredericksted, Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
Document Number: 05-1753
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-02-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary moving and fixed security zone around cruise ships entering, departing, mooring or anchoring at the Port of Fredericksted in Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. This temporary final rule is a security measure designed to protect cruise ships at this port. All vessels, with the exception of cruise ships, are prohibited from entering the moving and fixed security zone around a cruise ship without the express permission of the Captain of the Port San Juan or a designated representative.
Department of Homeland Security Human Resources Management System
Document Number: 05-1629
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-02-01
Agency: Office of Personnel Management, Department of Homeland Security
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS or the Department) and the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) are issuing final regulations to establish a new human resources management system within DHS, as authorized by the Homeland Security Act of 2002. The affected subsystems include those governing basic pay, classification, performance management, labor relations, adverse actions, and employee appeals. These changes are designed to ensure that the Department's human resources management system aligns with its critical mission requirements without compromising the statutorily protected civil service rights of its employees.