Department of Homeland Security September 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

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Agency Information Collection Activities: Form I-129S; Extension of an Existing Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2011-22619
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-06
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Homeland Security Advisory Council
Document Number: 2011-22618
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-06
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
The Homeland Security Advisory Council (HSAC) will meet via teleconference for the purpose of reviewing and deliberating on recommendations by the HSAC's Task Force on Secure Communities.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery
Document Number: 2011-22610
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-06
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
As part of a Federal Government-wide effort to streamline the process to seek feedback from the public on service delivery, Department of Homeland Security has submitted a Generic Information Collection Request (Generic ICR): ``Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery'' to OMB for approval under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.).
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: C1-2011-20866
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-09-02
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Rules of Origin for Imported Merchandise
Document Number: 2011-22588
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-02
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of the Treasury, Department of Treasury
This document adopts as a final rule that portion of a notice of proposed rulemaking, published in the Federal Register on July 25, 2008, that proposed amendments to the country of origin rules codified in part 102 of the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) regulations applicable to pipe fittings and flanges, greeting cards, glass optical fiber, rice preparations, and certain textile and apparel products. However, this document is not adopting as a final rule the portion of the notice that proposed amendments to the CBP regulations to establish uniform rules governing CBP determinations of the country of origin of imported merchandise. CBP is not adopting the uniform rules of origin proposal so as to permit further consideration of relevant issues involved in the proposal.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Foreign Trade Zone Annual Reconciliation Certification and Record Keeping Requirement
Document Number: 2011-22587
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-02
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
As part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, CBP invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on an information collection requirement concerning the Petition for Remission or Mitigation of Forfeitures and Penalties Incurred. This request for comment is being made pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13).
Safety Zone; Myrtle Beach Triathlon, Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, Myrtle Beach, SC
Document Number: 2011-22491
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina during the Myrtle Beach Triathlon. The Myrtle Beach Triathlon, which is comprised of a series of triathlon races, is scheduled to take place on Saturday, October 8, 2011 and Sunday, October 9, 2011. This temporary safety zone is necessary for the safety of race participants, participant vessels, spectators, and the general public during the swim portions of the triathlon races. Persons and vessels are prohibited from entering, transiting through, anchoring in, or remaining within the safety zone unless authorized by the Captain of the Port Charleston or a designated representative.
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: 2011-22466
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-02
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.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, Write Your Own (WYO) Program
Document Number: 2011-22464
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-02
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has submitted the following information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The submission describes the nature of the information collection, the categories of respondents, the estimated burden (i.e., the time, effort and resources used by respondents to respond) and cost, and includes the actual data collection instruments FEMA will use.
Alabama; Amendment No. 18 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2011-22462
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-02
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for State of Alabama (FEMA-1971-DR), dated April 28, 2011 and related determinations.
Nebraska; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2011-22459
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-02
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-4014-DR), dated August 12, 2011, and related determinations.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 2011-22443
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-09-01
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
On March 25, 2009, FEMA published in the Federal Register a proposed rule that contained an erroneous table. This document provides corrections to that table, to be used in lieu of the information published. The table provided in this document represents the flooding sources, location of referenced elevations, effective and modified elevations, and communities affected for Cumberland County, Kentucky, and Incorporated Areas. Specifically, it addresses the following flooding sources: Bear Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Big Renox Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Big Whetstone Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Big Willis Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Brush Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Carter Branch West (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Casey Branch (backwater effects from Dale Hollow Lake), Cedar Creek North (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Clover Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Cumberland River, Cumberland River Tributary 32 (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Cumberland River Tributary 55 (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Cumberland River Tributary 57 (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Dale Hollow Lake (Obey River), Fanny's Creek (backwater effects from Dale Hollow Lake), Galloway Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Galloway Creek Tributary 3 (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Goose Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Haggard Branch (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Hendricks Creek (backwater effects from Dale Hollow Lake), Hoot Branch (backwater effects from Dale Hollow Lake), Hoot Branch Tributary 1 (backwater effects from Dale Hollow Lake), Judio Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Lewis Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Lewis Creek Tributary 5 (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Little Whetstone Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Little Willis Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Little Willis Creek Tributary 1 (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Marrowbone Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Mud Camp Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Otter Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Perry Cary Hollow (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Potters Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Raft Creek (backwater effects from Cumberland River), Riddle Prong (backwater effects from Dale Hollow Lake), Sulphur Creek (backwater effects from Dale Hollow Lake), and Williams Creek (backwater effects from Dale Hollow Lake).
Montana; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2011-22402
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-01
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Montana (FEMA-1996-DR), dated June 17, 2011, and related determinations.
Indiana; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2011-22401
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-01
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for State of Indiana (FEMA-1997-DR), dated June 23, 2011, and related determinations.
Iowa; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2011-22398
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-01
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-1998-DR), dated June 27, 2011, and related determinations.
Missouri; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: 2011-22394
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-01
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for the State of Missouri (FEMA-3325-EM), dated June 30, 2011, and related determinations.
Louisiana; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-22393
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-01
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 Louisiana (FEMA-4015-DR), dated August 18, 2011, and related determinations.
South Dakota; Amendment No. 7 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2011-22391
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-01
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of South Dakota (FEMA-1984-DR), dated May 13, 2011, and related determinations.
International Anti-Fouling System Certificate
Document Number: 2011-22361
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-09-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to amend its vessel inspection regulations to add the International Anti-fouling System (IAFS) Certificate to the list of certificates a recognized classification society may issue on behalf of the Coast Guard. This action is being taken in response to recently enacted legislation implementing the International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-fouling Systems on Ships, 2001. This proposed rule would enable recognized classification societies to apply to the Coast Guard for authorization to issue IAFS Certificates to vessel owners on behalf of the Coast Guard.
Safety Zone; Suttons Bay Labor Day Fireworks, Suttons Bay, Grand Traverse Bay, MI
Document Number: 2011-22357
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone in the Captain of the Port Sault Sainte Marie zone. This zone is intended to restrict vessels from certain portions of water areas within Sector Sault Sainte Marie Captain of the Port zone, as defined by 33 CFR 3.45- 45. This temporary safety zone is necessary to protect spectators and vessels from the hazards associated with fireworks displays.
Safety Zone; Cleveland National Air Show, Lake Erie, Cleveland, OH
Document Number: 2011-22356
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on Lake Erie, Cleveland, OH. This zone is intended to restrict vessels from a portion of Lake Erie during the Cleveland National Air Show. This safety zone is necessary to protect persons and vessels from the potential safety hazards associated with high speed, low altitude acrobatic and military aircraft.
Safety Zone; Labor Day Fireworks, Ancarrows Landing Park, James River, Richmond, VA
Document Number: 2011-22355
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a 420-foot radius safety zone on the navigable waters of James River in Richmond, VA in support of the Labor Day Fireworks event. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during the Labor Day Fireworks show. This action is intended to restrict vessel traffic movement to protect mariners and spectators from the hazards associated with aerial fireworks displays.
Safety Zone; Thunder on the Gulf, Gulf of Mexico, Orange Beach, AL
Document Number: 2011-22354
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for a portion of the Gulf of Mexico for the waters off Orange Beach, Alabama. This action is necessary for the protection of crews, vessels, persons, and spectators on navigable waters during the Thunder on the Gulf high speed boat races. Entry into, transiting or anchoring in this zone is prohibited to all vessels, mariners, and persons unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port (COTP) Mobile or a designated representative.