Fact Finding 30
Commissioner Louis E. Sola will lead a fact finding investigation and work with key industry stakeholders to identify commercial measures passenger cruise lines can adopt to mitigate COVID-19 related impacts to this sector of the maritime industry. In the course of his investigation, Commissioner Sola will:
- Engage cruise industry stakeholders to identify commercial solutions to COVID-19 related issues interfering with the operations of the industry.
- Interact with any or all maritime related COVID-19 task forces in order to gather information and data related to the impact of COVID-19 on the cruise industry.
- Establish at least one team of leaders from the cruise industry, as well as other stakeholders, to develop commercial solutions to the challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic.
To provide information to Commissioner Sola please write to firstname.lastname@example.org
Questions Concerning Cruise Problems or Ticket Refunds?
If you would like assistance with a cruise problem please contact: email@example.com
Fact Finding 30 Links
Fact Finding 30 Interim Report: Refund Policy
Fact Finding 30 Initial Report
Fact Finding 30 Order of Investigation
7/30/2020 — Commissioner Sola Provides Briefing on Fact Finding 30 to Senior DoT Official
7/27/2020 — Commissioner Sola Proposes Changes to FMC Regulations on Cruise Line Performance & Refunds
7/23/2020 — FMC Provides Regulatory Flexibility to Small Passenger Vessel Operators
7/2/2020 — Commissioner Sola Reports on meeting with ILWU Leadership in Fact Finding 30 to Discuss Impacts of COVID-19 on Longshore Workforce
6/30/2020 — Fact Finding 30 Phase 1 Report Identifies Proposal That Would Help U.S. Cruise Companies
6/17/2020 — Commission Advisory for Cruise Passengers June 17, 2020
6/5/2020 — Fact Finding 30 Innovation Teams Examining Financial Responsibility Requirements
5/27/2020 — Fact Finding 30 Investigation Focusing on Cruise Line Financial Responsibility and Refund Policies
4/30/2020 — Statement of Commissioner Louis E. Sola on the Launch of Fact Finding 30
4/30/2020 — Commissioner Sola to Lead Fact Finding Focusing on Cruise Line Issues