Federal Railroad Administration June 15, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Train Crew Staffing
Document Number: 2016-14124
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-06-15
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
On March 15, 2016, FRA published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that would require establishing minimum requirements for the size of train crew staffs depending on the type of operation. FRA is announcing a public hearing to provide interested persons an opportunity to provide oral comments on the proposal. FRA is also announcing a reopening of the comment period for this proceeding to allow time for interested parties to submit written comments in response to views or information provided at the public hearing.
Canadian Pacific Railway's Request for Positive Train Control Safety Plan Approval and System Certification
Document Number: 2016-14123
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-06-15
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
This document provides the public with notice that Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) submitted to FRA its Positive Train Control Safety Plan (PTCSP) Version 1.0, dated May 9, 2016, on FRA's Secure Information Repository (SIR) site on May 11, 2016. CP asks FRA to approve its PTCSP and issue a Positive Train Control System Certification for CP's Interoperable Electronic Train Management System (I-ETMS), under 49 CFR part 236.
Port Authority Trans-Hudson Corporation's Request for Positive Train Control Safety Plan Approval and System Certification
Document Number: 2016-14122
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-06-15
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
This document provides the public with notice that the Port Authority Trans-Hudson Corporation (PATH) submitted to FRA its Positive Train Control Safety Plan (PTCSP), Revision 3.0, dated March 23, 2016. PATH asks FRA to approve its PTCSP and issue a Positive Train Control (PTC) System Certification for PATH's Communication Based Train Control (CBTC) system, under Title 49 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 236.1009, Procedural requirements, and 236.1015, PTC Safety Plan content requirements and PTC System Certification. This notice was assigned to Docket Number FRA-2010-0034.
Petition for Approval of Product Safety Plan
Document Number: 2016-14121
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-06-15
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation