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Pennsylvania; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25695
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-05
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (FEMA-3340-EM), dated September 8, 2011, and related determinations.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25611
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-10-05
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Comments are requested on the proposed Base (1% annual-chance) Flood Elevations (BFEs) and proposed BFE modifications for the communities listed in the table below. The purpose of this proposed rule 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 to 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.
Senior Executive Service Performance Review; Correction
Document Number: 2011-25610
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-05
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Homeland Security
The Department of Homeland Security published a document in the Federal Register of September 26, 2011, regarding the appointment of the members of the Senior Executive Performance Review Boards. This correction adds the names of three individuals who were omitted from the listing.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Case Submission Form, Case Assistance Form; (Form DHS-7001), Online Ombudsman Form DHS-7001
Document Number: 2011-25609
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-05
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
The Department of Homeland Security, Office of the Citizenship and Immigration Service Ombudsman, will submit the following information collection request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). DHS previously published this information collection request (ICR) in the Federal Register on July 18, 2011 at 76 FR 42129, for a 60-day public comment period. No comments were received by DHS. The purpose of this notice is to allow additional 30-days for public comments.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Minimum Standards for Driver's Licenses and Identification Cards Acceptable by Federal Agencies for Official Purposes
Document Number: 2011-25608
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-05
Agency: Office of the Secretary, Department of Homeland Security
The Department of Homeland Security, Office of the Secretary, will submit the following information collection request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (P.L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35). DHS previously published this information collection request (ICR) in the Federal Register on July 18, 2011 at 76 FR 42132, for a 60-day public comment period. No comments were received by DHS. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30-days for public comments.
Iowa; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25602
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-05
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 Iowa (FEMA-4018-DR), dated August 30, 2011, and related determinations.
New York; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25600
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-05
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 New York (FEMA-4020-DR), dated August 31, 2011, and related determinations.
North Carolina; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25599
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-05
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 North Carolina (FEMA-4019-DR), dated August 31, 2011, and related determinations.
North Carolina; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25598
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-05
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of North Carolina (FEMA-3327-EM), dated August 25, 2011, and related determinations.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: C1-2011-21709
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Final Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: C1-2011-15507
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
New Jersey; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25581
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of New Jersey (FEMA-3332-EM), dated August 27, 2011, and related determinations.
All-Hazard Position Task Books for Type 3 Incident Management Teams
Document Number: 2011-25578
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The All-Hazard Position Task Books for Type 3 Incident Management Teams were developed to assist personnel achieve qualifications in the All-Hazard Incident Command System (ICS) positions. The position task books supplement the qualification requirements contained in the National Incident Management System (NIMS), Job Titles.
NIMS Public Works Resources: Typed Resource Definitions (FEMA 508-7)
Document Number: 2011-25575
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is requesting public comments on the NIMS Public Works Resources: Typed Resource Definitions (FEMA 508-7).
Vermont; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25573
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-04
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 Vermont (FEMA-4022-DR), dated September 1, 2011, and related determinations.
New Jersey; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25564
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-04
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 New Jersey (FEMA-4021-DR), dated August 31, 2011, and related determinations.
Connecticut; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25560
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Connecticut (FEMA-3331-EM), dated August 27, 2011, and related determinations.
New Hampshire; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25553
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of New Hampshire (FEMA-3333-EM), dated August 27, 2011, and related determinations.
Massachusetts; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25552
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (FEMA-3330-EM), dated August 26, 2011, and related determinations.
Pennsylvania; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25549
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (FEMA-3339-EM), dated August 29, 2011, and related determinations.
Safety Zone; IJSBA World Finals; Lower Colorado River, Lake Havasu, AZ
Document Number: 2011-25547
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on the navigable waters of Lake Havasu on the lower Colorado River in support of the International Jet Sports Boating Association (IJSBA) World Finals. This temporary safety zone is necessary to provide for the safety of the participants, crew, spectators, participating vessels, and other vessels and users of the waterway. Persons and vessels are prohibited from entering into, transiting through, or anchoring within this temporary safety zone unless authorized by the Captain of the Port or his designated representative.
Safety Zone; Monte Foundation Fireworks Extravaganza, Aptos, CA
Document Number: 2011-25545
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone in the specified navigable waters near Seacliff State Beach Pier in Aptos, California in support of the Monte Foundation Fireworks Extravaganza. This safety zone is established to ensure the safety of participants and spectators from the dangers associated with the pyrotechnics. Unauthorized persons or vessels are prohibited from entering into, transiting through, or remaining in the safety zone without permission of the Captain of the Port or their designated representative.
Information Collection Request to Office of Management and Budget
Document Number: 2011-25543
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-04
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) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA), requesting approval of revisions to the following collection of information: 1625-0015, Bridge Permit Application Guide. Our ICR describes the information we seek to collect from the public. Before submitting this ICR to OIRA, the Coast Guard is inviting comments as described below.
Great Lakes Pilotage Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2011-25464
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Great Lakes Pilotage Advisory Committee (GLPAC) will meet on October 18, 2011, in Washington, District of Columbia. The meeting will be open to the public.
Treatment of Aliens Whose Employment Creation Immigrant (EB-5) Petitions Were Approved After January 1, 1995 and Before August 31, 1998; Correction
Document Number: 2011-25463
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
The Department of Homeland Security corrects an inadvertent error contained in the proposed rule titled Treatment of Aliens Whose Employment Creation Immigrant (EB-5) Petitions Were Approved After January 1, 1995 and Before August 31, 1998 published in the Federal Register on September 28, 2011. The docket number referenced in the proposed rule should read ``DHS Docket No. USCIS-2009-0029''.
Safety Zones; Annual Firework Displays Within the Captain of the Port, Puget Sound Area of Responsibility
Document Number: 2011-25344
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-10-04
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is amending our regulations to correct the coordinates for four firework displays. This action is necessary to prevent injury and to protect life and property of the maritime public from the hazards associated with the firework displays. During the enforcement periods, entry into, transit through, mooring, or anchoring within these zones is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port, Puget Sound or Designated Representative.
Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: C1-2010-31549
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-10-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
Disaster Assistance; Hazard Mitigation Grant Program
Document Number: 2011-25102
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-10-03
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
On May 1, 1998, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) to revise the categories of projects eligible for funding under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP). The NPRM proposed to define eligible mitigation activities under the HMGP to include minor flood control projects that do not duplicate the efforts and authorities of other Federal agencies. It proposed to include vegetation management programs for wildfire hazard mitigation and erosion hazard mitigation in the list of eligible activities; it proposed to remove development or improvement of warning systems from the list of eligible project types; and modified language relating to general, allowable open space, recreational, and wetlands management uses. FEMA is withdrawing the NPRM so that relevant issues involved in the NPRM may be further considered and because portions of it are redundant or outdated.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Documents Required Aboard Private Aircraft
Document Number: 2011-25321
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-30
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 Documents Required Aboard Private Aircraft. This request for comment is being made pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13).
Shipping and Transportation; Technical, Organizational, and Conforming Amendments
Document Number: 2011-25276
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
This final rule makes non-substantive changes throughout Titles 46 and 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations. The purpose of this rule is to make conforming amendments and technical corrections to Coast Guard shipping and transportation regulations. This rule will have no substantive effect on the regulated public. These changes are provided to coincide with the annual recodification of Titles 46 and 49 on October 1, 2011.
Air Cargo Screening; Reopening of Comment Period
Document Number: 2011-25218
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration
On August 18, 2011, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) published a final rule pertaining to air cargo screening with a request for comments on the proposed fee range and methodology for the processing of security threat assessments, and provided a 30-day public comment period that ended on September 19, 2011. The TSA has decided to reopen the comment period for an additional 30 days to allow the public to comment on data available in the public docket concerning the underlying methodology used to calculate the fee.
Special Local Regulations for Marine Events, Wrightsville Channel; Wrightsville Beach, NC
Document Number: 2011-25184
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing temporary special local regulations for the swim portions of ``Beach 2 Battleship Full and Half Iron Distance Triathlon'', to be held on the waters adjacent to Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina. 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 on Banks, Motts, and Wrightsville Channels during the swimming portion of this event.
Safety Zone; Mississippi River, Mile Marker 230 to Mile Marker 234, in the Vicinity of Baton Rouge, LA
Document Number: 2011-25182
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for all waters of the Mississippi River beginning at mile marker 230 and ending at mile marker 234, in the vicinity of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The temporary safety zone is needed to protect persons and vessels from the potential safety hazards associated with a maritime salvage operation. Entry into this zone is prohibited unless vessels have met the specified instructions or are specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port New Orleans or a designated representative.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Chickasaw Creek, AL
Document Number: 2011-25181
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, Eighth Coast Guard District, issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the CSX Railroad Swing Span Bridge across Chickasaw Creek, mile 0.0, at Mobile, Alabama. The deviation is necessary to repair structural members of the bridge. This deviation allows the bridge to remain closed for ten consecutive hours for repairs to structural members of the bridge.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Narrow Bay, Smith Point, NY
Document Number: 2011-25179
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, First Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the Smith Point Bridge, 6.1, across Narrow Bay, between Smith Point and Fire Island, New York. The deviation is necessary to facilitate bridge rehabilitation. This deviation allows the bridge to open only one of the two moveable spans for the passage of vessel traffic.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Form I-130; Extension of an Existing Information Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2011-25178
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Navesink (Swimming) River, NJ
Document Number: 2011-25177
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, First Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulation governing the operation of the Oceanic Bridge at mile 4.5 across the Navesink (Swimming) River between Oceanic and Locust Point, New Jersey. The deviation is necessary to facilitate bridge rehabilitation. This deviation allows the bridge to open only one of the two moveable spans for the passage of vessel traffic.
Rhode Island; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25173
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Rhode Island (FEMA-3334-EM), dated August 27, 2011, and related determinations.
Maryland; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25169
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Maryland (FEMA-3335-EM), dated August 27, 2011, and related determinations.
Delaware; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25167
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Delaware (FEMA-3336-EM), dated August 28, 2011, and related determinations.
Changes in Flood Elevation Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25157
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-09-30
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.
District of Columbia; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25142
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the District of Columbia (FEMA-3337-EM), dated August 28, 2011, and related determinations.
Vermont; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25141
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-30
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the State of Vermont (FEMA-3338-EM), dated August 29, 2011, and related determinations.
Pennsylvania; Amendment No. 3 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: 2011-25156
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (FEMA-3339-EM), dated August 29, 2011, and related determinations.
North Dakota; Amendment No. 6 to Notice of an Emergency Declaration
Document Number: 2011-25146
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of an emergency declaration for State of North Dakota (FEMA-3318-EM), dated April 7, 2011, and related determinations.
Pennsylvania; Amendment No. 1 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2011-25139
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (FEMA-4030-DR), dated September 12, 2011, and related determinations.
New York; Amendment No. 4 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2011-25138
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of New York (FEMA-4031-DR), dated September 13, 2011, and related determinations.
Virginia; Emergency and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25137
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This is a notice of the Presidential declaration of an emergency for the Commonwealth of Virginia (FEMA-3329-EM), dated August 26, 2011, and related determinations.
Connecticut; Major Disaster and Related Determinations
Document Number: 2011-25136
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-29
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 Connecticut (FEMA-4023-DR), dated September 2, 2011, and related determinations.
Texas; Amendment No. 5 to Notice of a Major Disaster Declaration
Document Number: 2011-25135
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-29
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
This notice amends the notice of a major disaster declaration for the State of Texas (FEMA-4029-DR), dated September 9, 2011, and related determinations.