Department of Transportation May 24, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Ellis & Eastern Company-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-E&ER Company
Document Number: 2017-10653
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-24
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Ellis & Eastern Company-Operation Exemption-Buffalo Ridge Regional Railroad Authority
Document Number: 2017-10652
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-24
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Notice of Application for Approval of Discontinuance or Modification of a Railroad Signal System
Document Number: 2017-10645
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-24
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
Petition for Waiver of Compliance
Document Number: 2017-10644
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-24
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
Petition for Waiver of Compliance
Document Number: 2017-10643
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-24
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
Notice of Funding Opportunity for Small Shipyard Grant Program; Application Deadline
Document Number: 2017-10612
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-24
Agency: Maritime Administration, Department of Transportation
Under the Small Shipyard Grant Program, there is currently $9,800,000 available for grants for capital and related improvements to qualified shipyard facilities that will be effective in fostering efficiency, competitive operations, and quality ship construction, repair, and reconfiguration. This notice announces the intention of the Maritime Administration to provide grants to small shipyards. Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 20.814. Potential applicants are advised that it is expected, based on past experience, that the number of applications will far exceed the funds available and that only a small percentage of applications will be funded. It is anticipated that about 5-12 applications will be selected for funding with an average grant amount of about $1 million.
Airworthiness Directives; Zodiac Seats California LLC Seating Systems
Document Number: 2017-10256
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-05-24
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
We are adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for certain Zodiac Seats California LLC seating systems. This AD was prompted by a determination that the affected seating systems may cause serious injury to the occupant during forward impacts when subjected to certain inertia forces. This AD requires removing affected seating systems. We are issuing this AD to address the unsafe condition on these products.