- Domestic Vessels

Federal Register Notices for 3/31/2014

Federal Register logoAs a courtesy to our audience, Maritime Commons will provide a daily compilation of nationally-relevant Federal Register Notices. To provide comments for the public record, follow the Federal Register link for each individual notice. Please note, the Coast Guard cannot respond to comments on these notices outside of the Federal Register.

Federal Register Notice: Collection of Information Under Review by Office of Management and Budget (Small Passenger Vessels—Title 46 Subchapters K and T)

The Coast Guard invites comments from owners and operators of small passenger vessels, on the information requirements necessary for the proper administration and enforcement of the program on safety of commercial vessels as it affects small passenger vessels. The requirements affect small passenger vessels (under 100 gross tons) that carry more than 6 passengers.

In particular, the Coast Guard would appreciate comments addressing:
(1) The practical utility of the Collections;
(2) The accuracy of the estimated burden of the Collections;
(3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of information subject to the Collections; and,
(4) Ways to minimize the burden of the Collections on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.

Comments must reach the Coast Guard on or before April 30, 2014.

Federal Register Notice: Information Collection Request to Office of Management and Budget (Application to Permit to Transport Municipal and Commercial Waste)

The Coast Guard invites comments from owners and operators vessels requiring permits to transport municipal or commercial waste in the United States.

In particular, the Coast Guard would appreciate comments addressing:
(1) The practical utility of the Collections;
(2) The accuracy of the estimated burden of the Collections;
(3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of information subject to the Collections; and,
(4) Ways to minimize the burden of the Collections on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.

Comments must reach the Coast Guard on or before May 30, 2014.

Federal Register Notice: Information Collection Request to Office of Management and Budget (Sewage and Graywater Discharge Records for Certain Cruise Vessels Operating on Alaskan Waters)

The Coast Guard invites comments from owners, operators and masters of vessels for certain cruise vessels operating on Alaskan waters.

In particular, the Coast Guard would appreciate comments addressing:
(1) The practical utility of the Collections;
(2) The accuracy of the estimated burden of the Collections;
(3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of information subject to the Collections; and,
(4) Ways to minimize the burden of the Collections on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.

Comments must reach the Coast Guard on or before May 30, 2014.

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