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FMC Requests Additional Information from LA/LGB Agreement No. 201178

April 2, 2008

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CONTACT: Florence A. Carr, Director, Bureau of Trade Analysis (202) 523-5796

The Federal Maritime Commission announced today that it has formally requested that the parties to Agreement No. 201178, Los Angeles/Long Beach Port/Terminal Operator Administration and Implementation Agreement, provide additional information pursuant to 46 U.S.C. § 40304(d). This action prevents the agreement from becoming effective as originally scheduled on March 30, 2008. The agreement's effective date will be 45 days after receipt of the complete response to the request for additional information.

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