Department of Homeland Security July 15, 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Privacy Act of 1974; Systems of Records; DHS-2005-0048
Document Number: 05-13964
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
In accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974, the Department of Homeland Security is giving notice that it proposes to remove one system of records from its inventory of record systems because the functions of the system have been absorbed into another system of records.
Anchorage Grounds and Safety Zone; Delaware River
Document Number: 05-13963
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard has established a permanent safety zone and modified certain anchorages in the area of the Marcus Hook Range when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) conducts its annual dredging operations. Annual dredging is necessary to maintain congressionally authorized channel depths. The safety zone and anchorage modifications are necessary to ensure safe vessel transits during the dredging operations. These regulations will alter the route of vessels transiting the channel and requirements for those vessels wishing to anchor during the dredging operations.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events; Manasquan River, Manasquan Inlet and Atlantic Ocean, Point Pleasant Beach to Bay Head, NJ
Document Number: 05-13962
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing temporary special local regulations for the ``Point Pleasant OPA/NJ Offshore Grand Prix'', a marine event to be held on the waters of the Manasquan River, Manasquan Inlet and Atlantic Ocean between Point Pleasant Beach and Bay Head, New Jersey. These special local regulations are necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the event. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic in the regulated area during the event.
Cooperative Research and Development Agreements
Document Number: 05-13961
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard announces its intent to enter into a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement and seeks inquiries and proposals from potential partners. The goal of this agreement will be further development of innovative fire suppression/protection systems for use on marine vessels and Coast Guard approval procedures for such systems.
Regulated Navigation Area; San Diego Bay, Mission Bay and Their Approaches, California
Document Number: 05-13958
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to create a Regulated Navigation Area (RNA) within San Diego Bay, Mission Bay, and their approaches out to the 12 nautical mile limit of the territorial sea. This proposed RNA is necessary to provide the COTP a greater situational awareness of vessels intending to enter San Diego Bay or Mission Bay, allow the COTP to enforce safety and security zones associated with naval vessel movements and exercises, and increase awareness of potential threats to national security assets within the area. This RNA will ensure the safe movement of vessels in the vicinity of San Diego Bay and Mission Bay.
Mark 11 Static Barrier Running Gear Entanglement System; Draft Programmatic Environmental Assessment
Document Number: 05-13957
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard announces the availability of the Draft Programmatic Environmental Assessment (PEA) and Draft Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the Mark 11 Static Barrier Running Gear Entanglement System (RGES). The Coast Guard is proposing to establish and operate a Mark (MK) 11 Static Barrier RGES at various and currently unknown U.S. ports throughout the U.S. Maritime Domain, when necessary. The purpose of Proposed Action is to improve the Coast Guard's capabilities to intercept and interdict small boats and watercraft. The MK11 Static Barrier RGES would deliver an entanglement device which would foul the propellers of unauthorized vessels attempting to approach restricted areas. The MK 11 Static Barrier RGES would not duplicate existing protective measures, but would provide complimentary, non-redundant capabilities that would be able to close significant readiness gaps in our nation's strategic ports.
National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee; Vacancies
Document Number: 05-13956
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard seeks applications for membership on the National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee (NOSAC). NOSAC provides advice and makes recommendations to the Coast Guard on matters affecting the offshore industry.
Security Zone; Cleveland Harbor, Cleveland, OH, Change of Location
Document Number: 05-13955
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
On July 1, 2005, the Coast Guard published a temporary final rule establishing a security zone in Cleveland's inner harbor for the visit of the HMCS Toronto. On July 8, 2005, the Coast Guard learned the HMCS Toronto would be mooring at a different location. This rule changes the location of the temporary security zone and clarifies its duration Entry into this security zone is prohibited without permission of the Captain of the Port Cleveland.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Inner Harbor Navigation Canal-New Orleans, LA
Document Number: 05-13954
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-15
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 Ted Hickey Bascule Span Bridge across the Inner Harbor Navigation Canal, mile 4.6, at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana. This deviation allows the bridge to remain closed to navigation for thirty- six hours. This temporary deviation is necessary for the replacement of the operating controls of the bridge.
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-13931
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Modified Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) are finalized for the communities listed below. These modified elevations will be used to calculate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and their contents.
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-13930
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Modified Base (1% annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) are finalized for the communities listed below. These modified elevations will be used to calculate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and their contents.
Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-13929
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations and modified Base Flood Elevations (BFEs) are made final for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that each community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-13928
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Technical information or comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-13927
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Technical information or comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-13926
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Technical information or comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed below. The BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 05-13925
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-07-15
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Technical information or comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed below. The BFEs are the basis for the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or to show evidence of being already in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
Alabama; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-13924
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-15
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 Alabama (FEMA-1593-DR), dated July 10, 2005, and related determinations.
Idaho; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-13923
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-15
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 Idaho (FEMA-1592-DR), dated July 6, 2005, and related determinations.
Maine; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-13922
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-15
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 Maine (FEMA-1591-DR), dated June 29, 2005, and related determinations.
Mississippi; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-13921
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-15
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 Mississippi (FEMA-1594-DR), dated July 10, 2005, and related determinations.
Florida; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 05-13920
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-15
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 Florida (FEMA-1595-DR), dated July 10, 2005, and related determinations.