Department of Transportation July 26, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

International Standards on the Transport of Dangerous Goods
Document Number: 2017-15719
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
PHMSA requests comments on issues being considered during the 51st and 52nd sessions of the United Nations Sub-Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods (UNSCOE TDG).
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-The Kansas City Southern Railway Company
Document Number: 2017-15704
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Petition for Exemption; Summary of Petition Received; Mychal Will
Document Number: 2017-15703
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice contains a summary of a petition seeking relief from specified requirements of Federal Aviation Regulations. The purpose of this notice is to improve the public's awareness of, and participation in, the FAA's exemption process. Neither publication of this notice nor the inclusion or omission of information in the summary is intended to affect the legal status of the petition or its final disposition.
Office of Commercial Space Transportation; Notice of Availability of the Final Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact for Issuing a License to Virgin Orbit (LauncherOne), LLC for LauncherOne Launches at the Mojave Air and Space Port, Kern County, California
Document Number: 2017-15702
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended (NEPA), Council on Environmental Quality NEPA implementing regulations, and FAA Order 1050.1F, Environmental Impacts: Policies and Procedures, the FAA is announcing the availability of the Final Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact for Issuing a License to Virgin Orbit (LauncherOne), LLC for LauncherOne Launches at the Mojave Air and Spaceport, Kern County, California (Final Environmental Assessment [EA]).
Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for Model Year 2022-2025 Corporate Average Fuel Economy Standards
Document Number: 2017-15701
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), NHTSA intends to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) to analyze the potential environmental impacts of new Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards for model year (MY) 2022-2025 passenger automobiles (referred to herein as ``passenger cars'') and non-passenger automobiles (referred to herein as ``light trucks'') that NHTSA will be proposing pursuant to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act of 1975 (EPCA), as amended by the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA). This notice initiates the process for determining the scope of considerations to be addressed in the EIS and for identifying any significant environmental matters related to the proposed action. NHTSA invites public comments from Federal, State, and local agencies, Indian tribes, stakeholders, and the public in this scoping process to help identify and focus any matters of environmental significance and reasonable alternatives to be examined in the EIS.
Eleventh RTCA SC-233 Addressing Human Factors/Pilot Interface Issues for Avionics Plenary
Document Number: 2017-15606
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of Eleventh RTCA SC-233 Addressing Human Factors/Pilot Interface Issues for Avionics Plenary.
Twentieth RTCA SC-227 Standards of Navigation Performance Plenary
Document Number: 2017-15605
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of Twentieth RTCA SC-227 Standards of Navigation Performance Plenary. SC-227 is a subcommittee to RTCA.
Thirtieth First RTCA SC-225 Rechargeable Lithium Batteries and Battery Systems Plenary
Document Number: 2017-15604
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of Thirtieth First RTCA SC-225 Rechargeable Lithium Batteries and Battery Systems Plenary.
Fifty First RTCA SC-224 Standards for Airport Security Access Control Systems Plenary
Document Number: 2017-15603
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of Fifty First RTCA SC-224 Standards for Airport Security Access Control Systems Plenary
Twenty Third RTCA SC-223 IPS and AeroMACS Plenary
Document Number: 2017-15602
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of Twenty Third RTCA SC-223 IPS and AeroMACS Plenary.
Thirty Fourth RTCA SC-213 Enhanced Flight Vision Systems/Synthetic Vision Systems (EFVS/SVS) Plenary Joint With EUROCAE WG-79
Document Number: 2017-15601
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of Thirty Fourth RTCA SC-213 Enhanced Flight Vision Systems/ Synthetic Vision Systems (EFVS/SVS) Plenary Joint with EUROCAE WG-79.
Forty Eighth RTCA SC-206 Aeronautical Information and Meteorological Data Link Services Plenary
Document Number: 2017-15600
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of Forty Eighth RTCA SC-206 Aeronautical Information and Meteorological Data Link Services Plenary. SC-206 is a subcommittee to RTCA.
Eighty Fifth RTCA Meeting of Special Committee 147 (Joint Plenary Session With EUROCAE WG-75)
Document Number: 2017-15599
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of Eighty Fifth RTCA Meeting of Special Committee 147 (Joint Plenary Session with EUROCAE WG-75). SC-147 is a subcommittee to RTCA.
Seventieth RTCA SC-135 Environmental Testing Plenary
Document Number: 2017-15598
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of Seventieth RTCA SC-135 Environmental Testing Plenary.