Department of Homeland Security June 3, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Arthur Kill, Staten Island, NY and Elizabeth, NJ
Document Number: E8-12396
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-06-03
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, First Coast Guard District, has issued a new temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the Arthur Kill (AK) Railroad Bridge across Arthur Kill at mile 11.6 between Staten Island, New York and Elizabeth, New Jersey. This deviation is necessary to test a new operating rule for the bridge that will help determine the most equitable and safe solution to facilitate the present and anticipated needs of navigation and rail traffic. This deviation requires the AK Railroad Bridge to remain in the open position but allows the bridge owner/operator to schedule bridge closure periods after consultation with the marine community.
Security Zone; Liquefied Natural Gas Carriers, Massachusetts Bay, MA
Document Number: E8-12361
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-06-03
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary security zone around Liquefied Natural Gas Carriers (LNGCs) approaching, engaging, regasifying, disengaging, mooring or otherwise conducting operations at the deepwater port facility in Massachusetts Bay, the Northeast Gateway Deepwater Port. The zone temporarily closes all waters of Massachusetts Bay within a five hundred (500) meter radius of LNCG vessels in the vicinity of the position 42[deg]23' N, 070[deg]36' W. The security zone is necessary to protect LNGCs calling on the deepwater port from security threats or other subversive acts. Entry into this zone is prohibited during the closure period unless authorized by the Captain of the Port Boston, Massachusetts.
Intent To Request Approval From the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) of One Public Collection of Information; Law Enforcement Officer Flying Armed Training
Document Number: E8-12287
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-03
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration
TSA invites public comment on a new information collection requirement abstracted below that will be submitted to OMB for approval in compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act. The collection involves the Federal Air Marshal Service (FAMS) maintenance of a database of all Federal, State and local law enforcement agencies that have received the Law Enforcement Officer (LEO) Flying Armed Training course.
National Protection and Programs Directorate; Submission for Review: Integrated Common Analytical Viewer: GIS System Survey 1670-NEW
Document Number: E8-12277
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-03
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) invites the general public and other federal agencies the opportunity to comment on new information collection request 1670-NEW, Integrated Common Analytical Viewer: GIS System Survey. As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, (Pub. L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35) as amended by the Clinger-Cohen Act (Pub. L. 104-106), DHS is soliciting comments for this collection. The information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on March 28, 2008 at 73 FR 16696 allowing for a 60-day public comment period. No comments were received on this existing information collection. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comments.
National Protection and Programs Directorate; Submission for Review: CIKR Asset Protection Technical Assistance Program (CAPTAP) Survey, 1670-NEW
Document Number: E8-12271
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-03
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) invites the general public and other federal agencies the opportunity to comment on new information collection request 1670-NEW, CIKR Asset Protection Technical Assistance Program (CAPTAP) Survey. As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, (Pub. L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35) as amended by the Clinger-Cohen Act (Pub. L. 104-106), DHS is soliciting comments for this collection. The information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on March 28, 2008 at 73 FR 16695 allowing for a 60-day public comment period. No comments were received on this existing information collection. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comments.
National Protection and Programs Directorate; Submission for Review: Protected Critical Infrastructure Information (PCII) Program Survey 1670-NEW
Document Number: E8-12264
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-03
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) invites the general public and other federal agencies the opportunity to comment on new information collection request 1670-NEW, Protected Critical Infrastructure Information (PCII) Program Survey. As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, (Pub. L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35) as amended by the Clinger-Cohen Act (Pub. L. 104-106), DHS is soliciting comments for this collection. The information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on March 28, 2008 at 73 FR 16696 allowing for a 60-day public comment period. No comments were received on this existing information collection. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comments.
``McCormick & Baxter'' Regulated Navigation Area, Willamette River, Portland, OR
Document Number: E8-12147
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-06-03
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a Regulated Navigation Area on the Willamette River, Portland Oregon Captain of the Port Zone. This action is necessary to preserve the integrity of the engineered pilot cap placed over contaminated sediments as part of an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Superfund cleanup action at the McCormick & Baxter Creosoting Company Superfund Site. This proposed rule is needed to prohibit activities that would cause disturbance of pilot cap material, which was placed to isolate and contain underlying contaminated sediment.