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Commission Meeting Scheduled for October 5, 2011

September 28, 2011

Sunshine Act Meeting

Time and Date:
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 – 10:00 a.m.

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

This meeting will be held in Open Session.

Matters to be Considered:

Open Session

  1. Staff Recommendation Concerning Proposed Modification of 46 C.F.R. § 530.8(c)(2) for Index-based Service Contracts
  2. Update and Discussion of PierPass Traffic Mitigation Fee
  3. Initial Discussion of Factors that May Impact Diversion of U.S.-Bound Cargo from U.S. Ports to Canadian and Mexican Ports

Karen V. Gregory

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