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Commission Meeting Schedule for September 12, 2012

September 11, 2012

Update: The meeting agenda (originally published September 5, 2012) is revised to remove Items 3 and 4 in the Open Session.

Sunshine Act Meeting

Time and Date:
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 – 2:00 p.m.

800 North Capitol Street, N.W.
First Floor Hearing Room
Washington, D.C.

A part of the meeting will be in Open Session and the remainder of the meeting will be in Closed Session.

Matters to be Considered:

Open Session

  1. Briefing on Logistica De Las Americas Conference
  2. Docket No. 11-05: Amendments to the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 46 C.F.R 502 Subparts E and L
  3. Removed - Docket No. 11-16: Passenger Vessel Operator Financial Responsibility Requirements for Nonperformance of Transportation
  4. Removed - Docket No. 12-07: Solicitation of Views on Requests to Develop and Release Container Freight Rate Indices for U.S. Agricultural Exports based on a Sampling of Service Contracts filed with the FMC

Closed Session

  1. Rate and Surcharge Trends in the Trans Pacific Trade

Karen V. Gregory

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