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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION is available on the World Wide Web at to grant waivers of the U.S.-build
http://dms.dot.gov. requirement of the coastwise laws under
Maritime Administration FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: certain circumstances. A request for
Joann Spittle, U.S. Department of such a waiver has been received by
[Docket No. MARAD–2007–27004]
Transportation, Maritime MARAD. The vessel, and a brief
Requested Administrative Waiver of Administration, MAR–830 Room 7201, description of the proposed service, is
the Coastwise Trade Laws 400 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, listed below. The complete application
DC 20590. Telephone 202–366–5979. is given in DOT docket MARAD–2007–
AGENCY: Maritime Administration, 27003 at http://dms.dot.gov. Interested
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: As
Department of Transportation. parties may comment on the effect this
described by the applicant the intended
ACTION: Invitation for public comments service of the vessel SALTY TURTLE is: action may have on U.S. vessel builders
on a requested administrative waiver of Intended Use: ‘‘Charters carrying 6 or or businesses in the U.S. that use U.S.-
the Coastwise Trade Laws for the vessel fewer passengers for 1–14 days. flag vessels. If MARAD determines, in
SALTY TURTLE. Embarking will be in one port and accordance with Public Law 105–383
disembarking will be in another mostly and MARAD’s regulations at 46 CFR
SUMMARY: As authorized by Public Law Part 388 (68 FR 23084; April 30, 2003),
along the coastal waters of the US.’’
105–383 and Public Law 107–295, the Geographic Region: Florida, Georgia, that the issuance of the waiver will have
Secretary of Transportation, as South Carolina, North Carolina, an unduly adverse effect on a U.S.-
represented by the Maritime Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Rhode vessel builder or a business that uses
Administration (MARAD), is authorized Island, New Jersey, New York, U.S.-flag vessels in that business, a
to grant waivers of the U.S.-build Pennsylvania, Connecticut, waiver will not be granted. Comments
requirement of the coastwise laws under Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, should refer to the docket number of
certain circumstances. A request for Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, this notice and the vessel name in order
such a waiver has been received by Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee, for MARAD to properly consider the
MARAD. The vessel, and a brief Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas, comments. Comments should also state
description of the proposed service, is California, Oregon, Washington. the commenter’s interest in the waiver
listed below. The complete application application, and address the waiver
is given in DOT docket MARAD–2007– Privacy Act criteria given in § 388.4 of MARAD’s
27004 at http://dms.dot.gov. Interested Anyone is able to search the regulations at 46 CFR Part 388.
parties may comment on the effect this electronic form of all comments DATES: Submit comments on or before
action may have on U.S. vessel builders received into any of our dockets by the February 26, 2007.
or businesses in the U.S. that use U.S.- name of the individual submitting the ADDRESSES: Comments should refer to
flag vessels. If MARAD determines, in comment (or signing the comment, if docket number MARAD–2007–27003.
accordance with Public Law 105–383 submitted on behalf of an association, Written comments may be submitted by
and MARAD’s regulations at 46 CFR business, labor union, etc.). You may hand or by mail to the Docket Clerk,
Part 388 (68 FR 23084; April 30, 2003), review DOT’s complete Privacy Act U.S. DOT Dockets, Room PL–401,
that the issuance of the waiver will have Statement in the Federal Register Department of Transportation, 400 7th
an unduly adverse effect on a U.S.- published on April 11, 2000 (Volume St., SW., Washington, DC 20590–0001.
vessel builder or a business that uses 65, Number 70; Pages 19477–78) or you You may also send comments
U.S.-flag vessels in that business, a may visit http://dms.dot.gov. electronically via the Internet at http://
waiver will not be granted. Comments
Dated: January 19, 2007. dmses.dot.gov/submit/. All comments
should refer to the docket number of
By order of the Maritime Administrator. will become part of this docket and will
this notice and the vessel name in order
Daron T. Threet, be available for inspection and copying
for MARAD to properly consider the
at the above address between 10 a.m.
comments. Comments should also state Secretary, Maritime Administration.
and 5 p.m., E.T., Monday through
the commenter’s interest in the waiver [FR Doc. E7–1026 Filed 1–24–07; 8:45 am]
Friday, except federal holidays. An
application, and address the waiver BILLING CODE 4910–81–P
electronic version of this document and
criteria given in § 388.4 of MARAD’s
all documents entered into this docket
regulations at 46 CFR Part 388.
is available on the World Wide Web at
DATES: Submit comments on or before DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
http://dms.dot.gov.
February 26, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Maritime Administration
ADDRESSES: Comments should refer to Joann Spittle, U.S. Department of
docket number MARAD–2007–27004. [Docket No. MARAD–2007–27003]
Transportation, Maritime
Written comments may be submitted by Administration, MAR–830 Room 7201,
hand or by mail to the Docket Clerk, Requested Administrative Waiver of
the Coastwise Trade Laws 400 Seventh Street, SW., Washington,
U.S. DOT Dockets, Room PL–401, DC 20590. Telephone 202–366–5979.
Department of Transportation, 400 7th AGENCY: Maritime Administration, SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: As
St., SW., Washington, DC 20590–0001. Department of Transportation. described by the applicant the intended
You may also send comments ACTION: Invitation for public comments service of the vessel SEA ANGEL is:
electronically via the Internet at http:// on a requested administrative waiver of Intended Use: 6-pack sightseeing day
dmses.dot.gov/submit/. All comments the Coastwise Trade Laws for the vessel trips.
will become part of this docket and will SEA ANGEL. Geographic Region: South Carolina,
be available for inspection and copying Georgia and Florida coasts and
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at the above address between 10 a.m. SUMMARY: As authorized by Public Law intracoastal waters.
and 5 p.m., E.T., Monday through 105–383 and Public Law 107–295, the
Friday, except federal holidays. An Secretary of Transportation, as Privacy Act
electronic version of this document and represented by the Maritime Anyone is able to search the
all documents entered into this docket Administration (MARAD), is authorized electronic form of all comments

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received into any of our dockets by the ADDRESSES: Comments should refer to DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
name of the individual submitting the docket number MARAD–2007–27001.
comment (or signing the comment, if Written comments may be submitted by National Highway Traffic Safety
submitted on behalf of an association, hand or by mail to the Docket Clerk, Administration
business, labor union, etc.). You may U.S. DOT Dockets, Room PL–401, [Docket No. NHTSA–2006–26555]
review DOT’s complete Privacy Act Department of Transportation, 400 7th
Statement in the Federal Register St., SW., Washington, DC 20590–0001. The New Car Assessment Program;
published on April 11, 2000 (Volume You may also send comments Suggested Approaches for
65, Number 70; Pages 19477–78) or you electronically via the Internet at http:// Enhancements
may visit http://dms.dot.gov. dmses.dot.gov/submit/. All comments AGENCY: The National Highway Traffic
Dated: January 19, 2007. will become part of this docket and will Safety Administration (NHTSA),
By order of the Maritime Administrator. be available for inspection and copying Department of Transportation (DOT).
Daron T. Threet, at the above address between 10 a.m. ACTION: Request for comments; Notice of
Secretary, Maritime Administration. and 5 p.m., E.T., Monday through public hearing.
[FR Doc. E7–1049 Filed 1–24–07; 8:45 am] Friday, except Federal holidays. An
electronic version of this document and SUMMARY: This notice announces that
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all documents entered into this docket the National Highway Traffic Safety
is available on the World Wide Web at Administration (NHTSA) is holding a
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION http://dms.dot.gov. public hearing and is seeking comment
on a report titled, ‘‘The New Car
Maritime Administration FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Assessment Program Suggested
Joann Spittle, U.S. Department of Approaches for Future Program
[Docket No. MARAD–2007–27001]
Transportation, Maritime Enhancements.’’ The report, published
Requested Administrative Waiver of Administration, MAR–830 Room 7201, by NHTSA, outlines both near and long-
the Coastwise Trade Laws 400 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, term approaches that the agency is
DC 20590. Telephone 202–366–5979. considering to further enhance its New
AGENCY: Maritime Administration, Car Assessment Program (NCAP)
Department of Transportation. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: As crashworthiness and crash avoidance
ACTION: Invitation for public comments described by the applicant the intended activities to encourage additional safety
on a requested administrative waiver of service of the vessel TEXAS STAR is: improvements, and to provide
the Coastwise Trade Laws for the vessel Intended Use: ‘‘Charter (Coastwise consumers with relevant information
TEXAS STAR. trade 20%).’’ that will aid them in their new vehicle
Geographic Region: Maine, New purchasing decisions. NHTSA’s
SUMMARY: As authorized by Pub. L. 105– objective with these approaches is to
383 and Pub. L. 107–295, the Secretary Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode
improve not only overall vehicle safety
of Transportation, as represented by the Island, Connecticut, New York, New
but the quality of the information that
Maritime Administration (MARAD), is Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia,
it provides to consumers, especially
authorized to grant waivers of the U.S.- North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, with the emergence of advanced
build requirement of the coastwise laws and Florida. technologies. This notice requests
under certain circumstances. A request comments on the possible approaches
Privacy Act
for such a waiver has been received by contained in the report and any
MARAD. The vessel, and a brief Anyone is able to search the additional actions that could be taken to
description of the proposed service, is electronic form of all comments improve motor vehicle safety
listed below. The complete application received into any of our dockets by the information for consumers.
is given in DOT docket MARAD–2007– name of the individual submitting the Additionally, this notice announces the
27001 at http://dms.dot.gov. Interested comment (or signing the comment, if agency’s intent to hold a public hearing
parties may comment on the effect this submitted on behalf of an association, on its suggested approaches for
action may have on U.S. vessel builders business, labor union, etc.). You may enhancing the program.
or businesses in the U.S. that use U.S.- DATES: Comments: Comments must be
review DOT’s complete Privacy Act
flag vessels. If MARAD determines, in received no later than April 10, 2007.
Statement in the Federal Register
accordance with Pub. L. 105–383 and Public Hearing: The public hearing
published on April 11, 2000 (Volume
MARAD’s regulations at 46 CFR Part will be held on March 7, 2007, from 9
388 (68 FR 23084; April 30, 2003), that 65, Number 70; Pages 19477–78) or you
may visit http://dms.dot.gov. a.m. to 4 p.m. at the United States
the issuance of the waiver will have an Department of Transportation (Nassif
unduly adverse effect on a U.S.-vessel Dated: January 19, 2007. Building), 400 Seventh Street, SW.,
builder or a business that uses U.S.-flag By order of the Maritime Administrator. Washington, DC 20590; room numbers
vessels in that business, a waiver will Daron T. Threet, 2230–2232. Those wishing to participate
not be granted. Comments should refer should contact Mr. Anthony Whitson no
Secretary, Maritime Administration.
to the docket number of this notice and later than February 21, 2007.
the vessel name in order for MARAD to [FR Doc. E7–1023 Filed 1–24–07; 8:45 am]
The NHTSA recommends that all
properly consider the comments. BILLING CODE 4910–81–P
visitors arrive at least 45 minutes early
Comments should also state the in order to facilitate entry into the
commenter’s interest in the waiver building. Visitors to the building should
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application, and address the waiver enter through the Southwest Lobby to be
criteria given in § 388.4 of MARAD’s escorted to the hearing room.
regulations at 46 CFR Part 388. The NHTSA will provide auxiliary
DATES: Submit comments on or before aids (sign language interpreter,
February 26, 2007. telecommunications devices for the deaf

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