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Commission Meeting Scheduled for December 8, 2010

December 1, 2010

Sunshine Act Meeting

Time and Date:
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 – 10:00 a.m.

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

A portion 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. Staff Update on Cruise West
  2. Initiative to Modernize Commission Rules of Practice and Procedure

Closed Session

  1. Fact Finding No. 27: Complaints or Inquiries from Individual Shippers of Household Goods or Private Automobiles – Discussion of the Fact Finding Officer’s Interim Report
  2. Fact Finding Investigation No. 26: Vessel Capacity and Equipment Availability in the United States Export and Import Liner Trades – Discussion of the Fact Finding Officer’s Final Report
  3. Petition No. P1-10: Petition of Hainan P O Shipping Co., Ltd., for an Exemption from the First Sentence of Section 9(c) of the Shipping Act
  4. Staff Briefing and Discussion Regarding Passenger Vessel Financial Responsibility

Karen V. Gregory