Surface Transportation Board May 2006 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

V&S Railway, LLC-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-The Hutchinson and Northern Railway Company
Document Number: E6-8259
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-31
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Ouachita County, AR
Document Number: E6-8258
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-31
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
BNSF Railway Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-Union Pacific Railroad Company
Document Number: E6-8038
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-26
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Four Rivers Transportation, Inc.-Control Exemption-Appalachian & Ohio Railroad, Inc.
Document Number: E6-7765
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Review of Liability of Motor Common Carriers of Household Goods
Document Number: E6-7764
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-23
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
In the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU), Public Law No. 109-59, Sec. 4215, 119 Stat. 1144 (2005), Congress directed the Surface Transportation Board (Board) to review the current Federal regulations regarding the level of liability protection provided by motor carriers that provide transportation of household goods (HHG) and revise the regulations, if necessary, to provide enhanced protection in the case of loss or damage. The Board seeks public comment on the issue.
BNSF Railway Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-Union Pacific Railroad Company
Document Number: E6-7762
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-22
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Arkansas Midland Railroad Company, Inc.-Petition for Declaratory Order-Caddo Valley Railroad Company
Document Number: E6-7565
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-19
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
In response to a petition filed by the Arkansas Midland Railroad Company, Inc. (AKMD), the Board is instituting a declaratory order proceeding under 49 U.S.C. 721 and 5 U.S.C. 554(e) to determine if the right of first refusal provided in 49 U.S.C. 10907(h), to repurchase a line sold under the Feeder Line Development Program, applies when a transfer of control of a feeder line operator occurs by stock sale. Responses to the petition have been filed by Caddo Valley Railroad Company (CVR); Bean Lumber Company and Curt Bean Lumber Company (Bean Companies); GS Roofing Products Company, Inc. (GS) and CertainTeed Corporation (CertainTeed); and Pioneer Railcorp (Pioneer) (jointly, Respondents). International Paper Company (IP) also has submitted a response. The Board seeks public comment on this issue.
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Anderson County, SC
Document Number: E6-7398
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-18
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Gregg Haug-Continuance in Control Exemption-Northern Plains Railroad, Inc., Mohall Railroad, Inc. and Mohall Central Railroad, Inc.
Document Number: E6-7329
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-15
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board grants an exemption, under 49 U.S.C. 10502, from the prior approval requirements of 49 U.S.C. 11323 for Gregg Haug, an individual, to continue in control of three Class III rail carriers: Northern Plains Railroad, Inc. (NPR), Mohall Railroad, Inc. (MRI), and Mohall Central Railroad, Inc. (MHC). Each of the foregoing corporations owns or operates rail lines located in whole or in major part within the State of North Dakota.
South Kansas & Oklahoma Railroad, Inc.-Trackage Rights Exemption-Wichita Union Terminal
Document Number: E6-7262
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-12
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
South Kansas & Oklahoma Railroad, Inc.-Trackage Rights Exemption-BNSF Railway Company
Document Number: E6-7261
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-12
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Harlan County, KY
Document Number: E6-7214
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-11
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Smith County, TX
Document Number: E6-7150
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-11
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Kansas & Oklahoma Railroad, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Rice County, KS
Document Number: E6-6998
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-10
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
BNSF Railway Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-The Kansas City Southern Railroad Company
Document Number: E6-6656
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-03
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-the Kansas City Southern Railway Company
Document Number: E6-6534
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-02
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation