[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 135 (Monday, July 15, 2013)]
[Pages 42156-42157]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-16872]



Surface Transportation Board

[Docket No. FD 35732]

Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District--Acquisition Exemption--
In Marin County, Cal.

AGENCY: Surface Transportation Board, DOT.

ACTION: Notice of Exemption.


SUMMARY: The Board is granting an exemption under 49 U.S.C. 10502 from 
the prior approval requirements of 49 U.S.C. 10902 for Sonoma-Marin 
Area Rail Transit District (SMART), a Class III rail carrier, to 
acquire an approximately 11.25-mile line of railroad in Marin County, 
Cal., from Golden Gate Bridge, Highway, and Transportation District; 
County of Marin; and Marin County Transit District.

DATES: The exemption will be effective on August 14, 2013. Petitions to 
stay must be filed by July 25, 2013. Petitions for reconsideration must 
be filed by August 5, 2013.

ADDRESSES: An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to 
Docket No. FD 35732, must be filed with the Surface Transportation 
Board, 395 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20423-0001. In addition, one 
copy of each pleading must be served on SMART's

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representative: Linda J. Morgan, Nossaman LLP, 1666 K Street NW., Suite 
500, Washington, DC 20006.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Amy C. Ziehm, (202) 245-0391. 
[Assistance for the hearing impaired is available through the Federal 
Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339.]

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Additional information is contained in the 
Board's decision. Board decisions and notices are available on our Web 
site at www.stb.dot.gov.

    Decided: July 9, 2013.

    By the Board, Chairman Elliott, Vice Chairman Begeman, and 
Commissioner Mulvey.
Derrick Gardner,
Clearance Clerk.
[FR Doc. 2013-16872 Filed 7-12-13; 8:45 am]