Title 46 published on 2015-12-02
The following are
ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 46 CFR Part 78 after this date.
2016-07-22; vol. 81 # 141 - Friday, July 22, 2016
81 FR 48220 - Harmonization of Standards for Fire Protection, Detection, and Extinguishing Equipment
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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, Coast Guard
This final rule is effective August 22, 2016. The incorporation by reference of certain publications listed in the rule is approved by the Director of the Federal Register on August 22, 2016.
33 CFR Parts 140, 145, 148, and 149
The Coast Guard is issuing a final rule for certain design and approval standards for fire protection, detection, extinguishing equipment, and materials on inspected and uninspected vessels, outer continental shelf facilities, deepwater ports, and mobile offshore drilling units. This rule harmonizes Coast Guard approval processes for fire detection and alarm systems, and revises Coast Guard regulations for other types of equipment, materials, and components, such as spanner wrenches, non-metallic pipes, and sprinkler systems. This rule ensures Coast Guard regulations remain current and addresses advances in technology.