Federal Railroad Administration June 2021 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request
Document Number: 2021-13787
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-06-29
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) and its implementing regulations, FRA seeks approval of the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below. Before submitting this ICR to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval, FRA is soliciting public comment on specific aspects of the activities identified in the ICR.
Petition for Approval: Alaska Railroad Corporation Approval Extension
Document Number: 2021-13447
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-06-24
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
FRA is issuing this notice of conditional approval to Alaska Railroad Corporation (ARRC) in response to its August 29, 2020, petition to extend FRA's approval authorizing ARRC's transport of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) by rail in cryogenic portable tanks (T75, UN cryogenic portable tanks or cryogenic ISO tanks).
Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request
Document Number: 2021-12570
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-06-15
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) and its implementing regulations, this notice announces that FRA is forwarding the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The ICR describes the information collection and its expected burden. On March 15, 2021, FRA published a notice providing a 60-day period for public comment on the ICR.
Railroads' Requests To Amend Their Positive Train Control Safety Plans and Positive Train Control Systems
Document Number: 2021-12294
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-06-11
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
This document provides the public with notice that three host railroads recently submitted requests for amendments (RFA) to their FRA-approved Positive Train Control Safety Plans (PTCSP). As these RFAs may involve requests for FRA's approval of proposed material modifications to FRA-certified positive train control (PTC) systems, FRA is publishing this notice and inviting public comment on railroads' RFAs to their PTCSPs.
Petition for Extension of Waiver of Compliance
Document Number: 2021-11964
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-06-08
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
Petition for Waiver of Compliance and Extension of Comment Period
Document Number: 2021-11962
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-06-08
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation