Revision of Crane Regulation Standards for Mobile Offshore Drilling Units (MODUs), Offshore Supply Vessels (OSVs), and Floating Outer Continental Shelf (OSC) Facilities

Docket ID: USCG-2011-0992
Agency: Coast Guard (USCG)
Parent Agency: Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

This rule revises the current regulations to reflect current crane inspection and design standards, and expand applicability of the existing standards regarding who may apply to issue crane certifications and to perform inspections. This rule would support the Coast Guard's strategic goals of maritime safety and mobility, and protection of natural resources.

RIN: 1625-AB78
Impacts and Effects: Small Entities (Business, Organizations)
CFR Citation: 46 CFR 107,46 CFR 108,46 CFR 109
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
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Publication Period: Spring 2016
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Long-term Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 43 U.S.C. 1333, 46 U.S.C. 3103, 46 U.S.C. 3306, 46 U.S.C. 3307, 46 U.S.C. 3316
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: No
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: Business, Organizations
International Impacts: No
Energy Effects: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM05/13/201378 FR 27913
NPRM Comment Period End08/12/2013
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Action Office: CG-0943
Subtype: Commercial Vessels
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Now!
Due Aug 12, 2013 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 05/13/2013
ID: USCG-2011-0992-0001

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 06/03/2013
ID: USCG-2011-0992-0007
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/31/2013
ID: USCG-2011-0992-0006
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/24/2013
ID: USCG-2011-0992-0003


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Comments Received*
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Agency Contact
Ken Smith
Project Manager
202 372-1413
Commandant (CG-OES-2), 2703 Martin Luther King Jr., Avenue, SE., STOP 7509
Washington, DC 20593-7509
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