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Commission Meeting Scheduled for August 17, 2011

August 10, 2011

Sunshine Act Meeting

Time and Date:
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 – 10:00 a.m.

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

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. Staff Briefing and Discussion of Draft Proposed Rule on Passenger Vessel Financial Responsibility Requirements

Closed Session

  1. Staff Briefing and Recommendation Regarding Special Reporting Requirements for the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement and the Westbound Transpacific Stabilization Agreement
  2. Staff Update and Discussion of PierPass Traffic Mitigation Fee
  3. Container Freight Index and Derivatives Working Group – Update on Index-Based Service Contract Filings and Regulatory Issues
  4. Staff Briefing and Discussion of the Reconstruction Proceedings and Chapter 15 Bankruptcy Petition of The Containership Company A/S

Karen V. Gregory