Coast Guard September 29, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone; Allegheny River Miles 0.0-1.0, Pittsburgh, PA
Document Number: 2017-20931
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-09-29
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard will enforce the subject safety zone for the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership/Light Up Night Fireworks on all navigable waters of the Allegheny River miles 0.0 to 1.0, extending the entire width of the river. The zone is needed to protect vessels transiting the area and event spectators from the hazards associated with the barge-based fireworks display. During the enforcement period, entry into, transiting, or anchoring in the safety zone is prohibited to all vessels not registered with the sponsor as participants or official patrol vessels, unless specifically authorized by the Captain of the Port Marine Safety Unit Pittsburgh (COTP) or a designated representative.
Safety Zone; Pacific Ocean, Kilauea Lava Flow Ocean Entry on Southeast Side of Island of Hawaii, HI
Document Number: 2017-20902
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-09-29
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is extending, for an additional six months, the existing temporary safety zone surrounding the entry of lava from the Kilauea volcano into the navigable waters of the Pacific Ocean on the southeast side of the Island of Hawaii, HI. The extension of this safety zone is necessary to protect persons and vessels from hazards associated with molten lava entering the ocean while the proposed rule is reviewed.
Safety Zone; North Atlantic Ocean, Ocean City, NJ
Document Number: 2017-20900
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-09-29
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
On August 7, 2017, the Coast Guard provided notice in the Federal Register that the agency would enforce the North Atlantic Ocean, Ocean City, NJ, safety zone from 9:00 p.m. through 11:59 p.m. on October 10, 2017. The purpose of this document is to announce a change in the enforcement date. The zone will be enforced on October 7, 2017, instead of October 10, 2017.