Department of Homeland Security May 8, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Arkansas; Amendment No. 6 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-10342
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Arkansas (FEMA-1751-DR), dated March 26, 2008, and related determinations.
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E8-10337
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This interim rule lists communities where modification of the Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) is appropriate because of new scientific or technical data. New flood insurance premium rates will be calculated from the modified BFEs for new buildings and their contents.
Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E8-10336
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Base (1% annual chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and modified 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: E8-10335
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Comments are requested on the proposed Base (1 percent annual- chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed in the table below. The purpose of this notice is to seek general information and comment regarding the proposed regulatory flood elevations for the reach described by the downstream and upstream locations in the table below. The BFEs and modified BFEs are a part of the floodplain management measures that the community is required either to adopt or show evidence of having in effect in order to qualify or remain qualified for participation in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). In addition, these elevations, once finalized, will be used by insurance agents, and others to calculate appropriate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and the contents in those buildings.
Illinois; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: E8-10332
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Illinois (FEMA-3283-EM), dated March 13, 2008, and related determinations.
Arkansas; Amendment No. 7 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-10331
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Arkansas (FEMA-1751-DR), dated March 26, 2008, and related determinations.
Notice of Cancellation of Customs Broker License
Document Number: E8-10319
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, Bureau of Customs and Border Protection
Pursuant to section 641 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, (19 U.S.C. 1641) and the Customs Regulations (19 CFR 111.51), the following Customs broker licenses and all associated permits are cancelled without prejudice.
Notice of Cancellation of Customs Broker License Due to Death of the License Holder
Document Number: E8-10318
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, Bureau of Customs and Border Protection
Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to Title 19 of the Code of Federal Regulations at section 111.51(a), the following individual Customs broker license and any and all permits have been cancelled due to the death of the broker:
Agency Information Collection Activities: Form N-4, Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E8-10315
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Agency Information Collection Activities: Form I-243, Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E8-10314
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Agency Information Collection Activities: Form G-884, Extension of an Existing Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E8-10311
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Safety Zone; Fourth of July Fireworks, City of Monterey, Monterey, CA
Document Number: E8-10276
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce the Fourth of July Fireworks Display safety zone for the city of Monterey from 8 a.m. to 9:45 p.m. on July 4, 2008. This action is necessary to control vessel traffic and to ensure the safety of event participants and spectators. During the enforcement period, unauthorized persons or vessels are prohibited from entering into, transiting through, or anchoring in the safety zone, unless authorized by the Patrol Commander (PATCOM).
Safety Zone: Hatteras Boat Parade and Firework Display, Trent River, New Bern, NC
Document Number: E8-10272
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will implement a safety zone during the Hatteras Boat Parade and Firework Display, a motor yacht parade to be held on the waters of the Trent River, New Bern, North Carolina. Vessel traffic in portions on the Trent River adjacent to New Bern, North Carolina, will be restricted during the fireworks display.
Information Collection Request to Office of Management and Budget; OMB Control Number: 1625-0010
Document Number: E8-10268
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
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) and Analysis to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) requesting an extension of its approval for the following collection of information: 1625-0010, Defect/Noncompliance Report and Campaign Update Report. Before submitting this ICR to OMB, the Coast Guard is inviting comments as described below.
Information Collection Request to Office of Management and Budget; OMB Control Numbers: 1625-0081, and 1625-0083
Document Number: E8-10267
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
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) and Analyses to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) requesting an extension of their approval for the following collections of information: (1) 1625-0081, Alternate Compliance Program and; (2) 1625-0083, Operational Measures for Existing Tank Vessels without Double Hulls. Before submitting these ICRs to OMB, the Coast Guard is inviting comments as described below.
Information Collection Request to Office of Management and Budget; OMB Control Number: 1625-0011
Document Number: E8-10265
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
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) and Analysis to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) requesting an extension of its approval for the following collection of information: 1625-0011, Applications for Private Aids to Navigation and for Class I Private Aids to Navigation on Artificial Islands/Fixed Structures. Before submitting this ICR to OMB, the Coast Guard is inviting comments as described below.
Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee
Document Number: E8-10260
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Lower Mississippi River Waterway Safety Advisory Committee will meet in New Orleans to discuss various issues relating to navigational safety on the Lower Mississippi River and related waterways. This meeting will be open to the public.
Anchorage Regulations; Port of New York and Vicinity
Document Number: E8-10259
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to amend the existing special anchorage area at Perth Amboy, New Jersey, at the junction of the Raritan River and Arthur Kill. This proposed action is necessary to facilitate safe navigation and provide for a safe and secure anchorage for vessels of not more than 65 feet in length. This action is intended to increase the safety of life and property on the Raritan River and Arthur Kill, improve the safety of anchored vessels, and provide for the overall safe and efficient flow of vessel traffic and commerce.
Special Local Regulations; Recurring Marine Events in the Fifth Coast Guard District
Document Number: E8-10229
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing special local regulations to regulate recurring marine events in the Fifth Coast Guard District. These regulations apply to all permitted events listed in the table attached to the regulation, and include events such as regattas, and marine parades. These regulations reduce the Coast Guard's administrative workload and expedite public notification of events.
Special Local Regulations; Delaware River, Philadelphia, PA
Document Number: E8-10228
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing special local regulations during the ``First Annual Safe Boating Day'', a water safety demonstration to be held on the waters of the Delaware River adjacent to Penn's Landing, Philadelphia, PA. 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 between the Walt Whitman and Benjamin Franklin bridges in the Delaware River during the event.
Special Local Regulations; Delaware River, Big Timber Creek, Westville, NJ
Document Number: E8-10227
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing special local regulations during the ``Westville Parade of Lights'', a marine parade to be held on the waters of the Delaware River and Big Timber Creek, Westville, NJ. 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 a small portion of the Delaware River and Big Timber Creek during the event.
Notice of Issuance of Final Determination Concerning Electric Mini-Trucks
Document Number: E8-10119
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, Bureau of Customs and Border Protection
This document provides notice that the Bureau of Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has issued a final determination concerning the country of origin of certain electric mini-trucks to be offered to the United States Government under an undesignated government procurement contract. Based on the facts presented, the final determination found that the United States is the country of origin of the electric mini- trucks for purposes of U.S. Government procurement.