Coast Guard September 16, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone; St. Croix Coral Reef Swim, Buck Island Channel, USVI
Document Number: E8-21555
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-09-16
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish a safety zone on the navigable waters of Buck Island Channel, St. Croix, USVI. This proposed regulation is necessary to provide for the safety of participants, marine spectators, and recreational and professional mariner traffic during the St. Croix Coral Reef Swim event. This zone is intended to restrict vessels from entering into, transiting through, or anchoring within the waters where the event will be held unless authorized by the Captain of the Port (COTP) San Juan or a designated representative.
Safety Zone; Fireworks Display, Potomac River, National Harbor, MD
Document Number: E8-21551
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-09-16
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard proposes to establish a safety zone upon specified waters of the Potomac River. This action is necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during a fireworks display launched from a discharge barge located at National Harbor, in Prince Georges County, Maryland. This safety zone is intended to protect the maritime public in a portion of the Potomac River.