Department of Homeland Security August 1, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone, Blue Angels Air Show; St. Johns River, Jacksonville, FL
Document Number: 2017-16177
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-08-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish a safety zone on the waters of the St. Johns River in vicinity of Naval Air Station (NAS) Jacksonville, Florida during the Blue Angels Air Show. This proposed rulemaking would prohibit persons and vessels from being in the safety zone unless authorized by the Captain of the Port (COTP) Jacksonville or a designated representative. The Coast Guard invites your comments on this proposed rulemaking.
Safety Zone; Pleasure Beach Piers, Bridgeport, CT
Document Number: 2017-16165
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-08-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on the navigable waters of Pleasure Beach, Bridgeport, CT for the Pleasure Beach Piers. This temporary final rule is necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters. Entry into, transit through, mooring, or anchoring within the safety zone is prohibited unless authorized by Captain of the Port (COTP) Long Island Sound.
Special Local Regulations; SUP3Rivers the Southside Outside, Pittsburgh, PA
Document Number: 2017-16151
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-08-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce a special local regulation for navigable waters of the Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers during the SUP3Rivers the Southside Outside event. This regulation is needed to provide for the safety of life during the marine event. During the enforcement period, entry into this regulated area is prohibited to all vessels not registered with the sponsor as participants or official patrol vessels, unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port Marine Safety Unit Pittsburgh (COTP) or a designated representative.
Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Thames River, New London, CT
Document Number: 2017-16084
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-08-01
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard has modified a temporary deviation from the operating schedule that governs the Amtrak Bridge across Thames River, mile 3.0, at New London, CT. This action is necessary to complete installation of an emergency generator. This modified deviation allows the bridge to require a two hour advance notice for openings during nighttime hours.