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Kansas; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: E8-16555
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-21
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 Kansas (FEMA-1776-DR), dated July 9, 2008, and related determinations.
West Virginia; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-16554
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-21
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of West Virginia (FEMA-1769-DR), dated June 19, 2008, and related determinations.
Indiana; Amendment No. 13 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-16553
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-21
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Indiana (FEMA-1766-DR), dated June 8, 2008, and related determinations.
Indiana; Amendment No. 12 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-16552
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-21
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Indiana (FEMA-1766-DR), dated June 8, 2008, and related determinations.
Indiana; Amendment No. 14 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-16551
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-21
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Indiana (FEMA-1766-DR), dated June 8, 2008, and related determinations.
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E8-16550
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-21
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.
Missouri; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-16549
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-21
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Missouri (FEMA-1773-DR), dated June 25, 2008, and related determinations.
California; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: E8-16548
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-21
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of California (FEMA-3287-EM), dated June 28, 2008, and related determinations.
Wisconsin; Amendment No. 11 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-16547
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-21
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Wisconsin (FEMA-1768-DR), dated June 14, 2008, and related determinations.
Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E8-16546
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-21
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).
Intent To Request Approval From OMB of One New Public Collection of Information: On-Boarding Information for New Hire Candidates
Document Number: E8-16543
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-18
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) invites public comment on a new Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below that we will submit to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval in compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act. The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and its expected burden. The collection involves collecting personal information from new hire candidates for their entrance on duty (EOD) as part of the hiring process using an electronic interface known as EODonline.
Notice of Meeting of The Departmental Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of Customs and Border Protection and Related Homeland Security Functions (COAC)
Document Number: E8-16538
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-18
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
The Departmental Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations of U.S. Customs and Border Protection and Related Homeland Security Functions (popularly known as ``COAC'') will meet on August 7, 2008 in Seattle, Washington. The meeting will be open to the public.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Extension of an Existing Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E8-16474
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-18
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.s. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Collection of Information Under Review by Office of Management and Budget: OMB Control Numbers: 1625-0015
Document Number: E8-16420
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-18
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this request for comments announces that the U.S. Coast Guard is forwarding an Information Collection Request (ICR), abstracted below, to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA), Office of Management and Budget (OMB) requesting an extension of their approval for the following collection of information: 1625-0015, Bridge Permit Application Guide (BPAG). Our ICR describes the information we seek to collect from the public. Review and comments by OIRA ensure we only impose paperwork burdens commensurate with our performance of duties.
Regattas and Marine Parades; Great Lakes Annual Marine Events
Document Number: E8-16397
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-18
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is amending special local regulations for annual regattas and marine parades in the Captain of the Port Detroit zone. This rule is intended to ensure safety of life on the navigable waters immediately prior to, during, and immediately after regattas or marine parades. This rule will establish restrictions upon, and control movement of, vessels in a specified area immediately prior to, during, and immediately after regattas or marine parades.
Collection of Information Under Review by Office of Management and Budget: OMB Control Numbers: 1625-0032, 1625-0037, 1625-0041 and 1625-0042
Document Number: E8-16393
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-18
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this request for comments announces that the U.S. Coast Guard is forwarding four Information Collection Requests (ICRs), abstracted below, to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) requesting an extension of their approval for the following collections of information: (1) 1625-0032, Vessel Inspection Related Forms and Reporting Requirements Under Title 46 U.S. Code; (2) 1625-0037, Certificates of Compliance, Boiler/Pressure Vessel Repairs, Cargo Gear Records, and Shipping Papers; (3) 1625-0041, Various International Agreement Pollution Prevention Certificates and Documents, and Equivalency Certificates; and (4) 1625-0042, Requirements for Lightering of Oil and Hazardous Material Cargoes. Our ICRs describe the information we seek to collect from the public. Review and comments by OIRA ensure we only impose paperwork burdens commensurate with our performance of duties.
Anchorage Regulations; Port of New York
Document Number: E8-16171
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-07-16
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to decrease the size of Romer Shoal Anchorage Ground in Lower New York Bay. This action is necessary to facilitate safe navigation in the area and to provide safe and secure anchorages for vessels transiting this area. This proposal is intended to increase the safety for life and property for the Port of New York, improve the safety of anchored vessels, and provide for the overall safe and efficient flow of commercial vessels and commerce.
Safety Zone; 100th Anniversary Chicago to Mackinac Race Fireworks, Lake Huron, Mackinac Island, MI
Document Number: E8-16170
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-16
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on Lake Huron, Mackinac Island, MI. This zone is intended to restrict vessels from a portion of Lake Huron during the 100th Anniversary Chicago to Mackinac Race Fireworks, July 22, 2008 fireworks display. This temporary safety zone is necessary to protect spectators and vessels from the hazards associated with fireworks displays.
Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) Implementation in the Maritime Sector; Hazardous Materials Endorsement for a Commercial Driver's License
Document Number: E8-16169
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-16
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
This Notice informs owners and operators of facilities located within Captain of the Port Zones Cape Fear River, Corpus Christi, North Carolina, and Port Arthur that they must implement access control procedures utilizing TWIC no later than November 28, 2008.
Safety Zone; Mackinac Bridge Birthday Fireworks, Lake Huron, St. Ignace, MI
Document Number: E8-16168
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-16
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on Lake Huron, St. Ignace, MI. This zone is intended to restrict vessels from a portion of Lake Huron during the Mackinac Bridge Birthday Fireworks, July 26, 2008 fireworks display. This temporary safety zone is necessary to protect spectators and vessels from the hazards associated with fireworks displays.
Technical Corrections to Customs and Border Protection Regulations
Document Number: E8-15622
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-16
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, Bureau of Customs and Border Protection
Customs and Border Protection (CBP) periodically reviews its regulations to ensure that they are current, correct, and consistent. Through this review process, CBP discovered a number of discrepancies. This document amends various sections of title 19 of the Code of Federal Regulations to remedy those discrepancies.
National Protection and Programs Directorate; Submission for Review: TRIPWire User Registration 1670-NEW
Document Number: E8-16166
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-15
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) invites the general public and other federal agencies to comment on new information collection request 1670-NEW, TRIPWire User Registration. 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.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Guam Visa Waiver Agreement
Document Number: E8-16127
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-15
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) of the Department of Homeland Security has submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act: Guam Visa Waiver Agreement (Form I-760). This is a proposed extension of an information collection that was previously approved. CBP is proposing that this information collection be extended with no change to the burden hours. This document is published to obtain comments form the public and affected agencies. This proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register (73 FR 27842) on May 14, 2008, allowing for a 60- day comment period. This notice allows for an additional 30 days for public comments. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.10.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Form I-192, Revision of a Currently Approved Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E8-16063
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-15
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Published Privacy Impact Assessments on the Web
Document Number: E8-16045
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-15
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Homeland Security
The Privacy Office of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is making available ten (10) Privacy Impact Assessments on various programs and systems in the Department. These assessments were approved and published on the Privacy Office's Web site between October 1, 2007, and December 31, 2007.
Published Privacy Impact Assessments on the Web
Document Number: E8-16044
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-15
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Homeland Security
The Privacy Office of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is making available sixteen (16) Privacy Impact Assessments on various programs and systems in the Department. These assessments were approved and published on the Privacy Office's Web site between January 1 and March 31, 2008.
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: E8-16013
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-15
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This rule identifies communities, where the sale of flood insurance has been authorized under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), that are scheduled for suspension on the effective dates listed within this rule because of noncompliance with the floodplain management requirements of the program. If the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) receives documentation that the community has adopted the required floodplain management measures prior to the effective suspension date given in this rule, the suspension will not occur and a notice of this will be provided by publication in the Federal Register on a subsequent date.
National Advisory Council Meeting
Document Number: E8-15978
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-15
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice announces the date, time, location, and agenda for the next meeting of the National Advisory Council (NAC). At the meeting, the subcommittees will be reporting back regarding their work since the May 14-15, 2008 meeting. This meeting will be open to the public.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Form N-600, Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E8-15993
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-14
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: E8-15991
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-14
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E8-15982
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-07-14
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.
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: E8-15980
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-14
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 BFEs will be used to calculate flood insurance premium rates for new buildings and their contents.
Nebraska; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15977
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-14
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Nebraska (FEMA-1770-DR), dated June 20, 2008, and related determinations.
California; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: E8-15976
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-14
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of California (FEMA-3287-EM), dated June 28, 2008, and related determinations.
Minnesota; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15975
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-14
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Minnesota (FEMA-1772-DR), dated June 25, 2008, and related determinations.
Illinois Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15974
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-14
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Illinois (FEMA-1771-DR), dated June 24, 2008, and related determinations.
Iowa; Amendment No. 13 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15972
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-14
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Iowa (FEMA-1763-DR), dated May 27, 2008, and related determinations.
Wisconsin; Amendment No. 10 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15971
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-14
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Wisconsin (FEMA-1768-DR), dated June 14, 2008, and related determinations.
Kentucky; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15945
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-14
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of Kentucky (FEMA-1757-DR), dated May 19, 2008, and related determinations.
Safety Zones; Northeast Gateway Deepwater Port, Atlantic Ocean, MA and Security Zone; Liquefied Natural Gas Carriers, Massachusetts Bay, MA
Document Number: E8-15947
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-11
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is extending the duration of two temporary safety zones of 500 meter radii around the primary components, two independent submerged turret-loading buoys, of Excelerate Energy's Northeast Gateway Deepwater Port, Atlantic Ocean, and its accompanying systems, as well as extending the duration of the temporary security zone around Liquefied Natural Gas Carrier (LNGC) vessels approaching, engaging, regasifying, disengaging, mooring, or otherwise conducting operations at the deepwater port facility in Massachusetts Bay. The purpose of these temporary safety zones is to protect vessels and mariners from the potential safety hazards associated with deepwater port facilities. All vessels, with the exception of deepwater port support vessels, are prohibited from entering into or moving within either of the safety zones. The security zone is necessary to protect LNGC vessels calling on the deepwater port from security threats or other subversive acts.
Nebraska; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15547
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-09
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Nebraska (FEMA-1770-DR), dated June 20, 2008, and related determinations.
Missouri; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15540
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-09
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Missouri (FEMA-1773-DR), dated June 25, 2008, and related determinations.
Indiana; Amendment No. 11 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15538
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-09
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Indiana (FEMA-1766-DR), dated June 8, 2008, and related determinations.
Wisconsin; Amendment No. 8 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15537
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-09
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Wisconsin (FEMA-1768-DR), dated June 14, 2008, and related determinations.
Wisconsin; Amendment No. 7 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15536
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-09
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Wisconsin (FEMA-1768-DR), dated June 14, 2008, and related determinations.
West Virginia; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15535
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-09
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of West Virginia (FEMA-1769-DR), dated June 19, 2008, and related determinations.
Missouri; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15533
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-09
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Missouri (FEMA-1773-DR), dated June 25, 2008, and related determinations.
Missouri; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15532
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-09
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Missouri (FEMA-1773-DR), dated June 25, 2008, and related determinations.
Illinois; Amendment No. 2 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: E8-15531
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-09
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster for the State of Illinois (FEMA-1771-DR), dated June 24, 2008, and related determinations.