Surface Transportation Board April 2007 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Utah Transit Authority-Acquisition Exemption-Union Pacific Railroad Company
Document Number: E7-8069
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-27
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Genesee County, MI
Document Number: E7-8011
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-26
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Rock River Railroad, Inc.-Acquisition and Operation Exemption-Rail Lines of Renew Energy, LLC
Document Number: E7-7590
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-20
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Mark K. Smith-Continuance in Control Exemption-Rock River Railroad, Inc.
Document Number: E7-7586
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-20
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Kaw River Railroad, Inc.-Lease and Operation Exemption 1
Document Number: E7-7544
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-20
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
BNSF Railway Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Clinton and Marion Counties, IL
Document Number: E7-7535
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-20
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Suffolk & Southern Rail Road LLC-Sublease and Operation Exemption-Brookhaven Rail Terminal
Document Number: E7-7430
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-19
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Lake State Railway Company-Abandonment Exemption-Rail Line in Otsego County, MI
Document Number: E7-6934
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-17
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
CG Railway, Inc.-Lease and Operation Exemption-Terminal Railway Alabama State Docks
Document Number: E7-6614
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-12
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Patriot Rail, LLC and Patriot Rail Corp.-Control Exemption-Rarus Railway Company
Document Number: E7-6851
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-11
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Caldwell County Railroad Company--Discontinuance of Service Exemption-in Caldwell County, NC
Document Number: E7-6482
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-10
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-Orange County Transportation Authority
Document Number: E7-6483
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Regulations Governing Fees for Services Performed in Connection With Licensing and Related Services-2007 Update
Document Number: E7-6479
Type: Rule
Date: 2007-04-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board adopts its 2007 User Fee Update and revises its fee schedule to recover the costs associated with the January 2007 Government salary increases and to reflect changes in overhead costs to the Board.
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-BNSF Railway Company
Document Number: E7-6217
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Firstgroup PLC-Acquisition-Laidlaw International, Inc.
Document Number: E7-6380
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-05
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
On March 8, 2007, FirstGroup plc (FirstGroup), a noncarrier in control of one or more motor carriers of passengers, filed an application under 49 U.S.C. 14303 to acquire Laidlaw International, Inc. (Laidlaw), a noncarrier in control of one or more motor carriers of passengers.\1\ Persons wishing to oppose this application must follow the rules at 49 CFR 1182.5 and 1182.8. The Board has tentatively approved the transaction, and, if no opposing comments are timely filed, this notice will be the final Board action.
Interpretation of the Term “Contract” in 49 U.S.C. 10709
Document Number: E7-6215
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2007-04-04
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board seeks public comments on a proposal to interpret the term ``contract'' in 49 U.S.C. 10709 as embracing any bilateral agreement between a carrier and a shipper for rail transportation in which the railroad agrees to a specific rate for a specific period of time in exchange for consideration from the shipper, such as a commitment to tender a specific amount of freight during a specific period or to make specific investments in rail facilities.
New England Transrail, LLC, D/B/A Wilmington & Woburn Terminal Railway-Construction, Acquisition and Operation Exemption-in Wilmington and Woburn, MA
Document Number: E7-6214
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-04
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board will hold an oral argument on Thursday, April 19, 2007, at 10 a.m., at its offices in Washington, DC. The argument will explore what planned activities by the above- referenced petitioner would be part of rail transportation subject to the Board's jurisdiction. All current parties of record may participate, and New England Transrail, LLC (NET) is directed to participate.
BNSF Railway Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Swift County, MN
Document Number: E7-5784
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-04
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Cincinnati, New Orleans and Texas Pacific Railway Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Scott County, TN
Document Number: E7-6051
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-04-02
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation