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

Draft General Conformity Determination for the California High-Speed Rail System San Jose to Merced Section
Document Number: 2021-25805
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-11-26
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
FRA is issuing this notice to advise the public that a draft General Conformity Determination for the San Jose to Merced Section of the California High-Speed Rail (HSR) System is available for public and agency review and comment.
Florida East Coast Railway's Positive Train Control Development Plan
Document Number: 2021-25481
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-11-23
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
This document provides the public with notice that on November 12, 2021, Florida East Coast Railway (FECR) submitted to FRA its Positive Train Control Development Plan (PTCDP), Version 1.0, dated November 1, 2021, and that FECR's PTCDP is available for public comment. FECR requests that FRA approve its PTCDP, which describes the version of Wabtec Railway Electronics' Interoperable Electronic Train Management System (I-ETMS) that FECR intends to implement on at least one segment of its territory.
Railroad Safety Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 2021-25461
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-11-23
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
FRA announces the sixty-first meeting of the Railroad Safety Advisory Committee (RSAC or Committee), a Federal Advisory Committee that develops railroad safety regulations through a consensus process. The meeting will take place via videoconference.
Railroad Safety Advisory Committee; Charter Renewal
Document Number: 2021-25460
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-11-23
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
FRA announces the charter renewal of the RSAC, a Federal Advisory Committee established by the U.S. Secretary of Transportation in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act to provide information, advice, and recommendations to the FRA Administrator on matters relating to railroad safety. This charter renewal will be effective for two years from the date it is filed with Congress.
Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request
Document Number: 2021-24300
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-11-08
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 Amendment of Waiver of Compliance
Document Number: 2021-24009
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-11-04
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
North County Transit District's Request for Positive Train Control Safety Plan Approval and System Certification
Document Number: 2021-23997
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-11-04
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation
This document provides the public with notice that the North County Transit District (SDNX) submitted its Positive Train Control Safety Plan (PTCSP), Version 3.0, dated September 30, 2021, to FRA's Secure Information Repository. SDNX asks FRA to approve its amendment to its PTCSP and issue a Positive Train Control System Certification as a Mixed System for SDNX's Interoperable Electronic Train Management System (I-ETMS).