Department of Homeland Security June 17, 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Public Meeting in Preparation for the IMO's One Hundred Twenty Second Session of IMO's Council
Document Number: 2019-12770
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-17
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The United States Coast Guard will conduct an open meeting in Washington, DC in preparation for the upcoming one hundred twenty second session of International Maritime Organization (IMO) Council to be held at the IMO Headquarters, United Kingdom, July 15-19, 2019.
Safety Zone; City of Escanaba Fireworks, Little Bay De Noc, Escanaba, MI
Document Number: 2019-12769
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-17
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for all navigable waters within a 700-foot radius of 45[deg]44'15'' N 87[deg]02'54'' W on Little Bay De Noc in Escanaba, MI. The safety zone is needed to protect personnel and vessels from potential hazards created by the outfall of the fireworks display. Entry of vessels or persons into this zone is prohibited unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port Lake Michigan or a designated representative.
Safety Zone; Tennessee River, Moors Resort and Marina Fireworks, Gilbertsville, KY
Document Number: 2019-12763
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-17
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for certain waters of the Tennessee River. This action is necessary and intended to ensure safety of life on the navigable waters of the United States immediately prior to, during, and after a pyrotechnics display near Moors Resort and Marina, Gilbertsville, KY. Entry of vessels or persons into this zone is prohibited unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port Sector Ohio Valley or a designated representative.
Safety Zone; Menominee River, Marinette, WI
Document Number: 2019-12762
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-17
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce the safety zone on the Menominee River in Marinette, WI on June 15, 2019 from 10 a.m. through 3 p.m. This action is necessary and intended to protect the safety of life and property on navigable waterways before, during and after the launch of a naval vessel from Marinette Marine on the Menominee River in Marinette, WI. During the enforcement period, the Coast Guard will enforce restrictions upon, and control movement of, vessels in the safety zone. No person or vessel may enter into, transit, or anchor within the safety zone while it is being enforced unless authorized by the Captain of the Port Lake Michigan or a designated representative.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program and Fire Prevention and Safety Grants-Grant Application Supplemental Information
Document Number: 2019-12746
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-17
Agency: Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security
The Federal Emergency Management Agency, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public to take this opportunity to comment on a revision of a currently approved information collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks comments concerning grant application information necessary to assess the needs and benefits of applicants for the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program and Fire Prevention and Safety Grant Program.
Suspension of Community Eligibility
Document Number: 2019-12730
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-17
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. Also, information identifying the current participation status of a community can be obtained from FEMA's Community Status Book (CSB). The CSB is available at https:// www.fema.gov/national-flood-insurance-program-community-statu s-book.
Multiple Safety Zones; Fireworks Displays in the Captain of the Port New York Zone
Document Number: 2019-12729
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-17
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce a safety zone within the Captain of the Port New York Zone on the specified dates and times. This action is necessary to ensure the safety of vessels, spectators and participants from hazards associated with fireworks displays. During the enforcement periods, no person or vessel may enter the safety zone without permission of the Captain of the Port (COTP).
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Tensaw River, Hurricane, AL
Document Number: 2019-12720
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-06-17
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to change the operating schedule that governs the CSX Railroad swing bridge across the Tensaw River mile 15.0, Hurricane, Baldwin County, AL. The bridge owner, CSX Transportation, submitted a request to allow the bridge to require a ten-hours-notice for bridge openings because there are infrequent bridge openings. This proposal would remove the drawbridge tender during daylight hours.
Safety Zones, Recurring Marine Events in Captain of the Port Long Island Sound Zone
Document Number: 2019-12719
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-17
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce ten safety zones in the Sector Long Island Sound area of responsibility on the date and time listed in the table below. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waterways during the events. During the enforcement periods, no person or vessel may enter the safety zones without permission of the Captain of the Port (COTP) Sector Long Island Sound or designated representative.
Safety Zone; Lake Pontchartrain, Mandeville, LA
Document Number: 2019-12705
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-17
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce a temporary safety zone for a fireworks display located on the navigable waters of Lake Pontchartrain near Mandeville, LA. This action is needed to provide for the safety of life on these navigable waterways during this event. During the enforcement period, the operator of any vessel in the safety zone must comply with directions from the Captain of the Port Sector New Orleans or a designated representative.
Safety Zone; Upper Mississippi River, Mile Markers 614 to 615.5, Guttenberg, IA
Document Number: 2019-12704
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-17
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for the navigable waters of the Upper Mississippi River between mile markers (MM) 614 through MM 615.5 during a fireworks display on July 6, 2019. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life on these navigable waters. This rule prohibits persons and vessels from entering the safety zone unless authorized by the Captain of the Port Sector Upper Mississippi River (COTP) or a designated representative.
Safety Zone; Town of Hamburg Fireworks, Lake Erie, Hamburg, NY
Document Number: 2019-12674
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-06-17
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for navigable waters within a 420-foot radius of the launch site located near Woodlawn Beach, Hamburg, NY. This safety zone is intended to restrict vessels from portions of Lake Erie during the Town of Hamburg fireworks display. The safety zone is necessary to protect mariners and vessels from potential hazards associated with a fireworks display. Entry of vessels or persons into this zone is prohibited unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port Buffalo or a designated representative.