Coast Guard August 13, 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zones; Fireworks Within the Captain of the Port Sector Boston Zone
Document Number: 2010-19977
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-08-13
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing temporary safety zones within the Captain of the Port Sector Boston Zone for various fireworks events. These safety zones are necessary to provide for the safety of life on navigable waters during these fireworks events. Entering into, transiting through, mooring or anchoring within these zones is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port Sector Boston.
Navigation Safety Advisory Council; Vacancies
Document Number: 2010-19974
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-13
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard seeks applications for membership on the Navigation Safety Advisory Council (NAVSAC). This Committee advises the Coast Guard on a wide range of issues related to navigation safety such as the prevention of collisions, rammings, and groundings. This includes, but is not limited to: Inland and International Rules of the Road, navigation regulations and equipment, routing measures, marine information, and aids to navigation systems.
Navigation and Navigable Waters; Technical, Organizational, and Conforming Amendments, Bridges
Document Number: 2010-19890
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-08-13
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
This rule makes non-substantive changes throughout our regulations. The purpose of this rule is to make conforming amendments and technical corrections to Coast Guard bridge and navigable waters regulations. This rule will have no substantive effect on the regulated public.
Consumer Price Index Adjustments of Oil Pollution Act of 1990 Limits of Liability-Vessels and Deepwater Ports
Document Number: 2010-19753
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-08-13
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
On July 1, 2009, the Coast Guard amended the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 limits of liability for vessels and deepwater ports to reflect significant increases in the Consumer Price Index. The amendment triggered information collection requirements affecting vessel operators required to establish evidence of financial responsibility. This notice announces that the collection of information has been approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and may now be enforced. The OMB Control Number is 1625-0046.
Notice of Availability of Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Goethals Bridge Replacement Project
Document Number: 2010-19630
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-08-13
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard announces the availability of the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed replacement by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey of the 82-year old Goethals Bridge across the Arthur Kill between Staten Island, NY, and Elizabeth, NJ. The FEIS analyzes the potential for impact to the natural, human and cultural environment of the proposed Goethals Bridge Replacement Project.