Surface Transportation Board November 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Rail Depreciation Studies
Document Number: 2013-28615
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act, 44 U.S.C. 3501-3519 (PRA) and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations at 5 CFR 1320.10, the Surface Transportation Board has obtained OMB approval for its information collection, Rail Depreciation Studies. See 78 FR 18676 (Mar. 27, 2013). This collection, codified at 49 CFR part 1201, Section 4-2(b), has been assigned OMB Control No. 2140-0028. Unless renewed, OMB approval expires on August 31, 2016. The display of a currently valid OMB control number for this collection is required by law. Under the PRA and 5 CFR 1320.8, an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection displays a currently valid OMB control number.
Information Required in Notices and Petitions Containing Interchange Commitments
Document Number: 2013-28614
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-11-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act, 44 U.S.C. 35013519 (PRA) and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations at 5 CFR 1320.11, the Surface Transportation Board has obtained OMB approval for the collection of information adopted by the Board in Information Required in Notices and Petitions Containing Interchange Commitments, STB Ex Parte No. 714 (STB served Sept. 5, 2013). See also 78 FR 54589 (Sept. 5, 2013). This collection, which is codified at 49 CFR Parts 1121, 1150, and 1180, has been assigned OMB Control No. 2140-0016. Unless renewed, OMB approval expires on November 30, 2016. The display of a currently valid OMB control number for this collection is required by law. Under the PRA and 5 CFR 1320.8, an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection displays a currently valid OMB control number.
Recordations, Water Carrier Tariffs, and Agricultural Contract Summaries
Document Number: 2013-28613
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act, 44 U.S.C. 3501-3519 (PRA) and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations at 5 CFR 1320.10, the Surface Transportation Board has obtained OMB approval for the information collections listed below with assigned OMB control numbers and the dates on which these approvals will expire if not renewed. (1) Recordations, Control Number 2140-0025 (2) Water Carrier Tariffs, Control Number 2140-26 (3) Agricultural Contract Summaries, Control Number 2140-0024 See 78 FR 18675-01 (Mar. 27, 2013). Unless renewed, OMB approval for each of these collections expires on August 31, 2016. The display of a currently valid OMB control number for this collection is required by law. Under the PRA and 5 CFR 1320.8, an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection displays a currently valid OMB control number.
Household Movers' Disclosure Requirements
Document Number: 2013-28612
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-29
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act, 44 U.S.C. 3501-3519 (PRA) and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations at 5 CFR 1320.10, the Surface Transportation Board has obtained OMB approval for its information collection, Household Movers' Disclosure Requirements. See 78 FR 18421-01 (Mar. 26, 2013). This collection has been assigned OMB Control No. 2140-0027. Unless renewed, OMB approval expires on August 31, 2016. The display of a currently valid OMB control number for this collection is required by law. Under the PRA and 5 CFR 1320.8, an agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless the collection displays a currently valid OMB control number.
St. Lawrence & Atlantic Railroad Company-Discontinuance of Service Exemption-in Cumberland County, Me.
Document Number: 2013-28477
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-27
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
John D. Nielsen-Control Exemption-Nebkota Railway, Inc.
Document Number: 2013-28222
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-25
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Board is granting an exemption under 49 U.S.C. 10502 from the prior approval requirements of 49 U.S.C. 11323-25 for John D. Nielsen (Nielsen), a noncarrier individual who controls Class III rail carrier Nebraska Northwestern Railroad, Inc. (NNW), to acquire control of Nebkota Railway, Inc. (NRI), another Class III rail carrier, which connects with NNW at Chadron, Neb.
Tedesco Family ESB Trust, et al.-Purchase of Certain Assets and Membership Interests-Evergreen Interests-Evergreen Trails, Inc. d/b/a Horizon Coach Lines, et al.
Document Number: 2013-27960
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-21
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
On October 22, 2013, the Tedesco Family ESB Trust (Family Trust), on behalf of Franmar Leasing, Inc. (Franmar), together with the Francis Tedesco Revocable Trust and the Mark Tedesco Revocable Trust (collectively, Applicants), all noncarriers, filed an application under 49 U.S.C. 14303 for approval of two companion transactions. The first transaction involves Franmar's purchase of certain motor coach and non- motor coach assets of Evergreen Trails, Inc. d/b/a Horizon Coach Lines (Evergreen) from three garage and terminal facility locations in Florida. The second transaction involves the purchase by the Francis Tedesco Revocable Trust and the Mark Tedesco Revocable Trust of FSCS Corporation's (FSCS) membership interest in Cabana Coaches, LLC (Cabana). The Board is tentatively approving and authorizing the transactions, and, if no opposing comments are timely filed, this notice will be the final Board action. Persons wishing to oppose the application must follow the rules set forth at 49 CFR 1182.5 and 1182.8.
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Franklin County, Iowa
Document Number: 2013-26842
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-08
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Norfolk Southern Railway Company-Abandonment Exemption-in Lake County, Ind.
Document Number: 2013-26840
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-08
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
CSX Transportation, Inc.-Trackage Rights Exemption-Glasgow Railway Company
Document Number: 2013-26838
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-08
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway Corporation-Abandonment Exemption-Passaic and Morris Counties, NY
Document Number: 2013-26837
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-08
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Minnesota Northern Railroad, Inc.-Abandonment Exemption-in Polk County, Minn.
Document Number: 2013-26706
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-07
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Norfolk Southern Railway Company-Abandonment Exemption-in St. Joseph County, Ind.
Document Number: 2013-26604
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Operation Exemption-In Bexar and Wilson Counties, Tex.
Document Number: 2013-26592
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Trackage Rights Exemption-CSX Transportation, Inc.
Document Number: 2013-26050
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-01
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation