Coast Guard May 15, 2009 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone: Ocean City Air Show, Atlantic Ocean, Ocean City, MD
Document Number: E9-11326
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-05-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a safety zone on the Atlantic Ocean in the vicinity of Ocean City, MD to support the Ocean City Air Show. This action will restrict vessel traffic on the Atlantic Ocean to protect mariners from the hazards associated with air show events.
Safety Zone; Underwater Object, Massachusetts Bay, MA
Document Number: E9-11325
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-05-15
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is extending the duration of a temporary safety zone surrounding the location of the sunken fishing vessel PATRIOT located approximately 17 miles northeast of Scituate, Massachusetts in Massachusetts Bay. This action is necessary to ensure that vessels are not endangered by conducting dredging, diving, anchoring, fishing or other activities in this area. This temporary rulemaking is needed to protect the environment, the commercial fishing industry, and the general public from potential hazards associated with the underwater object and from the hazards associated with planned salvage of the vessel.