Notice of Issuance of a Presidential Permit for Plains LPG Services, L.P. (Detroit River Pipeline Facilities)
The Department of State issued a Presidential Permit to Plains LPG Services, L.P. (``Plains LPG'') on May 23, 2014, authorizing Plains LPG to connect, operate, and maintain existing pipeline facilities (``Detroit River Pipeline'') it acquired at the border of the United States and Canada as a carrier for the transport of petroleum, petroleum products, and other liquid hydrocarbons between the United States and Canada. The Department of State determined that issuance of this permit would serve the national interest. In making this determination and issuing the permit, the Department of State followed the procedures established under Executive Order 13337, and provided public notice and opportunity for comment.
Visas: Documentation of Immigrants Under the Immigration and Nationality Act, as Amended
Pursuant to the Violence Against Women and Department of Justice Reauthorization Act of 2005, the Department of State amends the immigrant visa classification table listed in the Department's regulations to add a symbol for an immigrant visa issued to to an alien who: is the parent of a current U.S.citizen, or the parent of a former U.S. citizen who, within the two-year period prior to filing the petition, lost or renounced U.S. citizenship status related to an incident of domestic violence or died; is a person of good moral character; is eligible to be classified as an immediate relative under the Immigration and Nationality Act; resides, or has resided, with the U.S. citizen daughter or son; demonstrates that he or she has been battered or subject to extreme cruelty by the U.S. citizen daughter or son; and has an approved petition from the Department of Homeland Security.