Surface Transportation Board July 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee Meeting
Document Number: E8-17375
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-30
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee (RETAC), pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92-463, as amended (5 U.S.C., App. 2).
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Fulton and Peoria Counties, IL
Document Number: E8-17140
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-28
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
FPN-USA, Inc.-Operation Exemption-Tijuana-Tecate Shortline
Document Number: E8-17103
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-25
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
St. Clair Tunnel Company-Intra-Corporate Family Merger Exemption-Grand Trunk Western Railroad Incorporated
Document Number: E8-16839
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-25
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Waterloo Railway Company-Intra-Corporate Family Exemption-Illinois Central Railroad Company
Document Number: E8-16838
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-25
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Sault Ste. Marie Bridge Company-Abandonment Exemption-In Dickinson County, MI
Document Number: E8-16735
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-22
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Senior Executive Service Performance Review Board
Document Number: E8-16682
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-22
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (STB) publishes the names of the persons selected to serve on its Senior Executive Service Performance Review Board (PRB).
Delivery Acquisition, Inc.-Purchase-Transportation Management Systems, LLC and East West Resort Transportation, LLC
Document Number: E8-16409
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-18
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
On June 19, 2008, Delivery Acquisition, Inc. (Delivery) an indirect subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc. (VRI), filed an application under 49 U.S.C. 14303 to acquire control, through purchase, of the properties of Transportation Management Systems, LLC f/k/a TMS, Inc.\1\ (TMS) and East West Resort Transportation, LLC (EWRT). The application also sought Board authority for VRI to control Delivery, which will become a carrier upon its acquisition of the carrier assets, including operating authorities, of TMS and EWRT. 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.
Mohall Railroad, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Walsh County, ND
Document Number: E8-15004
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-07
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Simplified Standards for Rail Rate Cases-Taxes in Revenue Shortfall Allocation Method
Document Number: E8-15024
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-02
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board seeks public comments on a proposal to adjust its Revenue Shortfall Allocation Method (RSAM), which is a component of its simplified standards for reviewing the reasonableness of a challenged rail rate, in order to account for taxes.