Coast Guard July 2, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone; Peninsula Celebration Association Annual Fireworks Spectacular, Redwood City, CA
Document Number: E8-15059
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a safety zone in the navigable waters of Redwood Creek for the loading, transport, and launching of fireworks used during the Peninsula Celebration Association Annual Fireworks Spectacular Display to be held on July 4, 2008. This safety zone is intended to prohibit vessels and people from entering into or remaining within the regulated areas in order to ensure the safety of participants and spectators.
Safety Zone; Olcott, NY Fireworks, Lake Ontario, Olcott, NY
Document Number: E8-15058
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone on Lake Ontario, Olcott, NY. This zone is intended to restrict vessels from a portion of Lake Ontario during the July 3, 2008 Olcott, NY fireworks display. This temporary safety zone is necessary to protect spectators and vessels from the hazards associated with fireworks displays.
Safety Zones; Fireworks Displays Within the Sector Delaware Bay Captain of the Port Zone
Document Number: E8-15045
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will establish several safety zones for fireworks displays at various locations within the geographic boundary of the Sector Delaware Bay Captain of the Port Zone. This action is necessary to protect the life and property of the maritime public from the hazards posed by fireworks displays. Entry into or movement within these proposed zones during the enforcement periods is prohibited without approval of the Captain of the Port.
Security Zone; USCGC EAGLE, Elliott Bay, Seattle, WA
Document Number: E8-15040
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The U.S. Coast Guard is establishing a 100 yard temporary security zone surrounding the USCGC EAGLE during a reception while anchored in Elliott Bay, Seattle, Washington. This security zone is necessary to ensure the safety of dignitaries embarked on USCGC EAGLE for the reception. Entry into, transit through, mooring, or anchoring within this zone is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port, Puget Sound or his designated representatives.
Elliot Bay, Seattle, WA
Document Number: E8-15038
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce the annual Elliot Bay Seattle, WA safety zone in Elliot Bay from 9:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. on July 4th, 2008. This action is necessary to ensure the safety of participants and spectators during the Ivar's Spectacular Fireworks show. During the enforcement period, entry into, transit through, mooring, or anchoring within this zone is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port, Puget Sound or his designated representatives.
Collection of Information Under Review by Office of Management and Budget: OMB Control Numbers: 1625-0067 and 1625-0068
Document Number: E8-15036
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-02
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 two Information Collection Requests (ICRs), 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 collections of information: (1) 1625-0067, Claims Under the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 and; (2) 1625-0068, State Access to the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund for Removal Costs Under the Oil Pollution Act of 1990. 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.
Collection of Information under Review by Office of Management and Budget: OMB Control Numbers: 1625-0044, 1625-0045, and 1625-0060
Document Number: E8-15035
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-02
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 three 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) 1625-0044, Outer Continental Shelf ActivitiesTitle 33 CFR Subchapter N; (2) 1625-0045, Adequacy Certification for Reception Facilities and Advance Notices33 CFR part 158; and (3) 1625-0060, Vapor Control Systems for Facilities and Tank Vessels. 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.
Collection of Information under Review by Office of Management and Budget: OMB Control Numbers: 1625-0006
Document Number: E8-15034
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-02
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: (1) 1625-0006, Shipping Articles. 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.
Lake Union, Seattle, WA
Document Number: E8-15032
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce the Lake Union, Seattle, WA Safety Zone in Lake Union from 9:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. on July 4th, 2008. This action is necessary to ensure the safety of participants and spectators during the Lake Union, Seattle, WA (Ivar's Fireworks Show). During the enforcement period, entry into the Safety Zone is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port, Puget Sound, Seattle, WA. The Captain of the Port may establish transit lanes along the east and west shorelines of Lake Union and may allow boaters to transit north and south through the safety zone in these lanes. If established, these transit lanes will remain open until 10 p.m. and then be closed until the end of the fireworks display.
Bellingham Bay, Bellingham, WA
Document Number: E8-15029
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce the Bellingham Bay, Bellingham, WA Safety Zone in Bellingham Bay from 9:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. on July 4th, 2008. This action is necessary to ensure the safety of participants and spectators during the Bellingham Bay, Bellingham, WA (Haggens 4th of July Blast). During the enforcement period, entry into the Safety Zone is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port, Puget Sound, Seattle, WA.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Thames River, New London, CT
Document Number: E8-15026
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Commander, First Coast Guard District, has issued a temporary deviation from the regulations governing the operation of the Amtrak Bridge, mile 3.0, across the Thames River at New London, Connecticut. While this temporary deviation is in effect, the bridge may remain in the closed position for three days and operate on a temporary operating schedule for nine days.
Regulated Navigation Area and Safety Zone, Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal, Romeoville, IL
Document Number: E8-14993
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary regulated navigation area and safety zone on the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal near Romeoville, IL. This regulated navigation area and safety zone places navigational and operational restrictions on all vessels transiting through the electrical dispersal barrier IIA.
Safety Zone; Tahoe City Fourth of July Fireworks Display, Tahoe City, CA
Document Number: E8-14990
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone in the navigable waters of Lake Tahoe for the loading, transport, and launching of fireworks to celebrate Independence Day. 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 his designated representative.
Safety Zone; City of Martinez Fourth of July Fireworks Display, Martinez, CA
Document Number: E8-14989
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for the launching of fireworks being sponsored by the City of Martinez. The fireworks display will be held on July 4, 2008, on the shoreline of Carquinez Straits. 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 his designated representative.
Safety Zone; Pittsburg Chamber of Commerce Fourth of July Fireworks Display, Pittsburg, CA
Document Number: E8-14988
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a safety zone in the navigable waters of the New York Slough for the loading, transport, and launching of fireworks used during the Pittsburg Chamber of Commerce Fireworks Display to be held on July 4, 2008. This safety zone is intended to prohibit vessels and people from entering into or remaining within the regulated areas in order to ensure the safety of participants and spectators.
Safety Zone; City of Berkeley Fourth of July Fireworks Display, Berkeley, CA
Document Number: E8-14957
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone for the launching of fireworks being sponsored by the City of Berkeley. The fireworks display will be held on July 4, 2008, on the Berkeley Municipal Pier. 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 his designated representative.
Safety Zone; Red, White, and Blue Fireworks, Incline Village, NV
Document Number: E8-14956
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone in the navigable waters of Lake Tahoe for the loading, transport, and launching of fireworks to celebrate Independence Day. 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 his designated representative.
Security Zone; Escorted Vessels, Savannah, GA, Captain of the Port Zone
Document Number: E8-14955
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a security zone around any escorted vessel by one or more Coast Guard, State, or local law enforcement assets on the navigable waters of the Captain of the Port (COTP) Zone, Savannah, Georgia. This action is necessary to protect personnel, vessels, and facilities from sabotage or other subversive acts, accidents, or other events of a similar nature. No vessel or person is allowed in this zone unless authorized by the Captain of the Port or a designated representative.
Drawbridge Operation Regulations; Potomac River, Oxon Hill, MD and Alexandria, VA
Document Number: E8-14954
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is temporarily changing the regulations governing the operation of the new Woodrow Wilson Memorial (I-95) Bridge, mile 103.8, across Potomac River between Alexandria, Virginia and Oxon Hill, Maryland. This action is necessary to finalize construction of the drawbridge.