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May 05, 2017
Update Regarding FMC Rejection of Tripartite Agreement
Commission vote determined that the Agreement is not within the Commission’s jurisdiction.
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May 03, 2017
Acting Chairman Michael A. Khouri Summary Testimony U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Sub-Committee on Coast Guard and Marine Transportation
Acting Chairman Michael A. Khouri to address a number of matters about the Shipping Act of 1984 ("Shipping Act" or "Act") and the Commission of current interest to the Subcommittee.
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May 02, 2017
FMC Rejects Tripartite Agreement
On jurisdictional grounds, the Commission rejected the “Tripartite Agreement” (FMC Agreement No. 012475).​
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Apr 15, 2017
Commissioner Cordero Leaving FMC to Serve as Executive Director of Port of Long Beach
Commissioner Cordero will depart the Commission on Friday, May 12th.
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Apr 07, 2017
East Coast Port Gateway Terminal Agreement to Go into Effect
Port authorities in Virginia and Georgia will be allowed to engage in discussions about a variety of commercial and operational topics.
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Apr 05, 2017
House Transportation & Infrastructure Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Maritime Transportation Programs & Issues
Acting Chairman Khouri Joins USCG Commandant and MARAD Senior Official on Panel
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Apr 04, 2017
Acting Chairman Michael A. Khouri Testifies to Congress
Acting Chairman Michael A. Khouri testifies to House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation​
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Mar 30, 2017
Amended Rules for Service Contract and NVOCC Service Arrangements Effective May 5, 2017
Amendments ease regulatory burdens and costs of compliance of filing requirements.
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Mar 28, 2017
Federal Maritime Commissioners meet with European Maritime Attaches
Acting Chairman Khouri and Commissioners exchange views with Washington-based European diplomats
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Mar 13, 2017
FMC Establishes Regulatory Reform Task Force
FMC Managing Director Karen Gregory to Lead Internal FMC Task Force
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Mar 06, 2017
Commission Eases Regulatory Burdens to Maritime Supply Chain Users
Regulatory changes for use of service contracts and NSAs will increase efficiencies for shippers, carriers, OTIs
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Feb 15, 2017
FMC Welcomes New Acting Chairman
Acting Chairman Michael Khouri presided over his first Commission meeting
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Jan 09, 2017
FMC Rejects New York/New Jersey Equipment Optimization Discussion Agreement
The FMC has rejected the “Port of New York/New Jersey Equipment Optimization Discussion Agreement” (FMC Agreement No. 012445).
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Dec 29, 2016
Miami Marine Terminal Conference Agreement to Go Into Force
Agreement allows two terminals at Port of Miami to work cooperatively to achieve efficiencies
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Dec 15, 2016
FMC Collects $962,500 In Penalty Payments
Federal Maritime Commission Chairman Mario Cordero announced that the Commission has completed compromise agreements recovering a total of $962,500 in civil penalties.
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Dec 14, 2016
THE Alliance to Become Effective Monday, December 19, 2016
The Federal Maritime Commission voted to allow “THE Alliance” to go into effect later this month.
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Dec 14, 2016
Commission Approves Final Rule and Receives Briefings
Commissioner Dye updated her colleagues on the SCIT, a final rule on presentation of evidence was approved, & the Commission discussed THE Alliance
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Nov 17, 2016
Commission Meeting Examines OTI License Renewal Schedule, Hanjin Shipping Bankruptcy, and new Alliance Agreement
The Federal Maritime Commission discussed a number of particularly topical issues in a meeting today with open and closed sessions
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Oct 21, 2016
OCEAN Alliance Will Become Effective Monday, October 24, 2016
The Commission concluded an exhaustive review process and voted to allow the OCEAN Alliance Agreement to go in to effect.
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Oct 19, 2016
Commissioners Briefed on PierPass and the Status of Hanjin Shipping
The Commission discussed a variety of issues related to the shipping industry including efforts to make PierPass more accountable and the status of the Hanjin Shipping Bankruptcy in a Sunshine Act meeting today.
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Oct 11, 2016
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics and Affiliate Pay $1.5 Million Penalty
FMC reaches compromise agreement with with Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics AS and its corporate affiliate to resolve allegations of Shipping Act violations.?
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Oct 07, 2016
User Fees Revised Effective October 1, 2016
The Commission has amended its fees for various transactions and services.
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Sep 29, 2016
FMC Collects $338,000 In Penalty Payments
FMC reaches compromise agreements with a VOCC and six OTIs to address alleged Shipping Act violations.​
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Sep 22, 2016
Update Regarding Commission Briefings on the Status of Hanjin Shipping
FMC continues to monitor the receivership and impact of Hanjin Shipping on U.S. Shipping
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Sep 02, 2016
FMC Establishes Protocol for all Public Communications Related to Hanjin Shipping Disruptions
FMC seeks information from public, particularly allegations of Shipping Act violations
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Sep 01, 2016
Statement Regarding Status of Hanjin Shipping
FMC monitoring Hanjin Shipping receivership and impact on U.S. shipping.
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Sep 01, 2016
New Senior Staff Assignments at FMC
As Mr. Vern W. Hill retires, Ms. Karen V. Gregory and Peter J. King take on new executive roles.
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Aug 08, 2016
Online Registration Renewal System Available for Foreign-Based NVOCCs
FMC launches automated renewal process for foreign-based registered NVOCCs.
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Aug 02, 2016
New Automated Agreement Filing System Launched
The FMC launched its new eAgreements filing system today giving VOCCs and MTOs the ability to file agreements electronically.
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Jul 21, 2016
FMC Votes on Rulemakings, Provides Briefings on Global Shipping Issues
Public comment will be sought on proposed rules on agreements and service contracts/NVOCC service arrangements.​
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Jul 19, 2016
Former Congressman Daniel B. Maffei Joins the FMC
Daniel B. Maffei was sworn-in as a Commissioner of the Federal Maritime Commission for a term expiring June 30, 2017
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Jun 30, 2016
Senate Confirms Three to Serve on Federal Maritime Commission
Commissioners Dye and Khouri were re-confirmed to serve, and Daniel B. Maffei was confirmed to serve as a new FMC Commissioner
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Jun 27, 2016
Port Operations and Safety Discussion Agreement Clears FMC Regulatory Review
Shippers provided flexible approach to meet new SOLAS reporting requirements for weighing containers.​
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May 12, 2016
FMC Collects $840,000 In Penalty Payments
FMC reaches compromise agreements with licensed OTIs and a foreign-based NVOCC to address alleged Shipping Act violations.
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Results: 34 Article(s) Found.