Coast Guard July 27, 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone; DEEPWATER HORIZON Response Staging Area in the Vicinity of Shell Beach, Hopedale, LA
Document Number: 2010-18306
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-07-27
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The New Orleans Captain of the Port (COTP), under the authority of the Ports and Waterways Safety Act, has established a safety zone requiring no wake on the Mississippi River Gulf Outlet (MRGO) at Mile 42 extending the entire width of the MRGO 500 yards above and 500 yards below the response staging area. This safety zone is necessary to protect personnel and vessels at the response staging area at Shell Beach in Hopedale, LA in response to the DEEPWATER HORIZON oil spill. Vessels must travel at a safe speed and distance to maintain a no wake zone in this area.
Safety Zone; He'eia Kea Small Boat Harbor, Kaneohe Bay, Oahu, HI
Document Number: 2010-18268
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-07-27
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary safety zone in He'eia Kea Small Boat Harbor located in Kaneohe Bay, Oahu, Hawaii. The safety zone is necessary to protect watercraft and the general public from hazards associated with five vessels moored for approximately 3- weeks off the boat harbor's main pier. Vessels desiring to transit through the zone can request permission by contacting the Captain of the Port Honolulu.
Safety Zones; Annual Firework Displays Within the Captain of the Port, Puget Sound Area of Responsibility
Document Number: 2010-18267
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-07-27
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
On July 1, 2010, the Coast Guard published a document in the Federal Register, providing notice of enforcement of a 300-yard safety zone in Dyes Inlet for the Whaling Days event on July 24, 2010. This correction changes the date for the zone to July 23, 2010. During the enforcement periods, entry into, transit through, mooring, or anchoring within these zones is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port, Puget Sound or Designated Representative.