Surface Transportation Board July 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Union Pacific Railroad Company-Temporary Trackage Rights Exemption-The Kansas City Southern Railway Company
Document Number: 2017-15704
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-26
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Chicago Rail & Port, LLC- Lease and Operation Exemption-Rail Line of South Chicago Property Development, LLC
Document Number: 2017-15365
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-21
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Union Pacific Railroad Company-Discontinuance Exemption-in Grundy County, IL
Document Number: 2017-15115
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-20
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Release of Waybill Data
Document Number: 2017-14932
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-17
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
WRL, LLC-Change in Operator Exemption-Western Washington Railroad, LLC
Document Number: 2017-14645
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-14
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Senior Executive Service Performance Review Board (PRB) and Executive Resources Board (ERB) Membership
Document Number: 2017-14721
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-13
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
Publication Requirements for Agricultural Products; Rail Transportation of Grain, Rate Regulation Review
Document Number: 2017-14180
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-06
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) is adopting final rules amending its regulations on the publication of rate and service terms for agricultural products and fertilizer. The Board also denies a petition for reconsideration of the Board's policy statement regarding aggregation of claims and standing issues as they relate to rate complaint procedures.
Offers of Financial Assistance
Document Number: 2017-14044
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-07-05
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board or STB) adopts changes to its rules pertaining to Offers of Financial Assistance to improve the process and protect it against abuse.
United States Department of Energy and United States Department of Defense v. Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Company, et al.; United States Department of Energy and United States Department of Defense v. Aberdeen & Rockfish Railroad Company, et al.
Document Number: 2017-13966
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-03
Agency: Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation
The Surface Transportation Board (Board) has approved the settlement agreement (Agreement) proposed by the United States Department of Energy and the United States Department of Defense (together, the Government) and Norfolk Southern Railway Company (NSR); prescribed the Agreement's rate update methodologies (as slightly amended), maximum revenue-to-variable cost (R/VC) ratios, and rates; dismissed NSR as a defendant in these proceedings; extinguished all of NSR's liability (including that of its predecessors and subsidiaries) for reparations; relieved NSR from any further requirement to participate in these proceedings, except in response to a properly issued subpoena under the Board's rules; and continued to hold the proceedings in abeyance pending further settlement negotiations.