Office of the Secretary, DOT.
The Secretary of Transportation delegates to the Commandant, United States Coast Guard, the authority contained in Section 5001(c)(1)(B) of the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA 90).
March 29, 2002.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Lieutenant Michael Pittman (G-MOR-1), (202) 267-6921, United States Coast Guard, 2100 Second Street, SW., Washington, DC 20593.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
This rule amends 49 CFR 1.46, by adding a new paragraph (uuu) to reflect the delegation of the Secretary's authority under Section 5001(c)(1)(B) of the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA 90), (33 U.S.C. 2731). This will allow the Commandant, United States Coast Guard to appoint representatives to the Advisory Board of the Prince William Sound Spill Recovery Institute as specified in the above law. This rule is published as a final rule and is effective on the date of publication. It relates to departmental management, organization, procedure, and practice. For this reason, The Secretary, for good cause, finds, under 5 U.S.C. 553(b) and 5 U.S.C. 553(d)(3), that notice, and the opportunity for public comment before the rule are unnecessary and that the rule should be made effective in less than 30 days after publication in the Federal Register.Start List of Subjects Start Printed Page 15126
List of Subjects in 49 CFR Part 1End List of Subjects Start Amendment Part
In consideration of the foregoing, Part 1 of Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, is amended as follows:End Amendment Part Start Part
PART 1—[AMENDED]End Part Start Amendment Part
1. The authority citation for Part 1 continues to read as follows:End Amendment Part Start Amendment Part
2. Section 1.46 is amended by adding the following paragraph (uuu) to read as follows:End Amendment Part
(uuu) Carry out the functions and responsibilities and exercise the authorities vested in the Secretary by Section 5001(c)(1)(B) of the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA 90), 33 U.S.C. 2731, pertaining to appointment authority for a representative to the Advisory Board of the Prince William Sound Spill Recovery Institute.
Issued at Washington, DC this 22nd day of March, 2002.
Secretary of Transportation.
[FR Doc. 02-7714 Filed 3-28-02; 8:45 am]
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