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

Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: E6-16042
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: E6-16041
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: E6-16039
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: E6-16038
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Jeffrey L. Sutch-Continuance in Control Exemption-SMS Rail Lines of New York, LLC
Document Number: E6-16037
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
SMS Rail Lines of New York, LLC-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Northeastern Industrial Park, Inc.
Document Number: E6-16036
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Black Hills Transportation, Inc., d/b/a Deadwood, Black Hills & Western Railroad-Modified Rail Certificate
Document Number: E6-15955
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
BNSF Railway Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Flathead County, MT
Document Number: E6-15954
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-28
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Norfolk Southern Railway Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Gaston County, NC
Document Number: 06-8167
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-27
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Brandon Railroad LLC-Acquisition Exemption-Brandon Corp.
Document Number: E6-15728
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-26
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The No FEAR Act Notice
Document Number: E6-15727
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-26
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) gives notice of the ``Notification and Federal Employee Antidiscrimination Act of 2002,'' the No FEAR Act, to former and current STB employees and to applicants for STB employment.
Methodology To Be Employed in Determining the Railroad Industry's Cost of Capital
Document Number: 06-8098
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-25
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board is seeking comments on the appropriate methodology to be employed in determining the railroad industry's estimated cost of capital to be used in future annual cost-of-capital determinations. We are also soliciting comments on how evidence should be submitted and analyzed in future cost-of-capital proceedings.
State of New Hampshire Department of Transportation-Abandonment Exemption-in Belknap County, NH
Document Number: 06-7968
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-25
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Quarterly Rail Cost Adjustment Factor
Document Number: 06-8099
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-22
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board has approved the fourth quarter 2006 rail cost adjustment factor (RCAF) and cost index filed by the Association of American Railroads. The fourth quarter 2006 RCAF (Unadjusted) is 1.250. The fourth quarter 2006 RCAF (Adjusted) is 0.591. The fourth quarter 2006 RCAF-5 is 0.562.
Railroad Cost of Capital-2005
Document Number: 06-8097
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-22
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
On August 28, 2006, the Board served a decision to update its computation of the railroad industry's cost of capital for 2005. The composite after-tax cost-of-capital rate for 2005 is found to be 12.2%, based on a current cost of debt of 5.36%; a cost of common equity capital of 15.18%; and a capital structure mix comprised of 30.41% debt and 69.59% common equity. The cost-of-capital finding made in this proceeding will be used in a variety of Board proceedings.
The Central Railroad Company of Indiana-Discontinuance of Service Exemption-in Decatur County, IN
Document Number: E6-15512
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-20
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Norfolk Southern Railway Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Lorain County, OH
Document Number: E6-15264
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-18
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Michael R. Root and Albany & Eastern Railroad Company-Continuance in Control Exemption-Iron Bull Railroad Company LLC
Document Number: E6-15239
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-14
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation, Department of Transportaton
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Vigo County, IN
Document Number: E6-15188
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-14
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Intermountain Railroad LLC-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Line of Wyoming and Colorado Railroad Company, Inc.
Document Number: E6-14635
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Minnesota Northern Railroad, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Polk and Norman Counties, MN
Document Number: E6-14536
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-05
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Keokuk Junction Railway Co., d/b/a Peoria & Western Railway-Lease and Operation Exemption-BNSF Railway Company
Document Number: E6-14407
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-09-01
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation