Sunshine Act Meetings, 55104 [2017-25179]

Download as PDF nshattuck on DSK9F9SC42PROD with NOTICES 55104 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 222 / Monday, November 20, 2017 / Notices method for submitting brief, text-only comments on a project; (2) You can also file your comments electronically using the eFiling feature on the Commission’s Web site ( under the link to Documents and Filings. With eFiling, you can provide comments in a variety of formats by attaching them as a file with your submission. New eFiling users must first create an account by clicking on eRegister. You must select the type of filing you are making. If you are filing a comment on a particular project, please select ‘‘Comment on a Filing’’; or (3) You can file a paper copy of your comments by mailing them to the following address: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Room 1A, Washington, DC 20426. Any person seeking to become a party to the proceeding must file a motion to intervene pursuant to Rule 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedures (18 CFR 385.214).1 Only intervenors have the right to seek rehearing of the Commission’s decision. The Commission grants affected landowners and others with environmental concerns intervenor status upon showing good cause by stating that they have a clear and direct interest in this proceeding which no other party can adequately represent. Simply filing environmental comments will not give you intervenor status, but you do not need intervenor status to have your comments considered. Additional information about the project is available from the Commission’s Office of External Affairs, at (866) 208–FERC, or on the FERC Web site ( using the eLibrary link. Click on the eLibrary link, click on ‘‘General Search,’’ and enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the Docket Number field (i.e., CP17– 133). Be sure you have selected an appropriate date range. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at or toll free at (866) 208–3676, or for TTY, contact (202) 502–8659. The eLibrary link also provides access to the texts of formal documents issued by the Commission, such as orders, notices, and rulemakings. In addition, the Commission offers a free service called eSubscription which allows you to keep track of all formal issuances and submittals in specific dockets. This can reduce the amount of time you spend researching proceedings by automatically providing you with 1 See the previous discussion on the methods for filing comments. VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:15 Nov 17, 2017 Jkt 244001 notification of these filings, document summaries, and direct links to the documents. Go to pursuant to 46 CFR 502.51 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure to initiate a rulemaking proceeding. Petitioner states the purpose of the rulemaking is for the Dated: November 13, 2017. Commission to adopt ‘‘a rule that will Kimberly D. Bose, interpret the Shipping Act of 1984 . . . Secretary. specifically 46 U.S.C. 41102(c)’’. The [FR Doc. 2017–25079 Filed 11–17–17; 8:45 am] petition and comments received are BILLING CODE 6717–01–P posted on the Commission’s Web site at The Commission will hold public FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION hearings to explore further the issues surrounding P4–16, the Petition of the Sunshine Act Meetings Coalition for Fair Port Practices and the related comments filed in this FEDERAL REGISTER CITATION NOTICE OF proceeding. The hearings will take place PREVIOUS ANNOUNCEMENT: 82 FR 52902. on January 16 and 17, 2018, at 10:00 PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED TIME AND DATE OF a.m. in the Commission’s Main Hearing THE MEETING: Thursday, November 16, Room, 800 North Capitol Street NW., 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Washington, DC. The hearing will be open for public observation. CHANGES IN THE MEETING: The Following Any person wishing to participate and Matter Was Also Considered: REG 2011– speak at the hearing must send a request 02 (Internet Communication to appear as a participant witness no Disclaimers). later than December 8, 2017, and CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Judith Ingram, Press Officer, Telephone: include the name, street address, email address, telephone number, and the (202) 694–1220. name of your company or employer, if lllllllllllllllllllll any, together with a summary of the intended testimony, not to exceed three Dayna C. Brown, pages. The Commission will extend Secretary and Clerk of the Commission. invitations to selected interested [FR Doc. 2017–25179 Filed 11–16–17; 4:15 pm] witnesses to participate in the hearing BILLING CODE 6715–01–P and may invite others to participate. Copies of all written submissions will be posted to the Commission’s Web site and will be available in the FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION Commission’s Office of the Secretary. [Petition No. P4–16] The petition arose out of experiences of coalition members—importers, Petition of the Coalition for Fair Port exporters, drayage providers, freight Practices for Rulemaking; Notice of forwarders, customs brokers, and thirdPublic Hearing and Request for party logistics providers—with port Comments congestion that ultimately led to vessel ocean common carrier (VOCC) and AGENCY: Federal Maritime Commission. marine terminal operator (MTO) ACTION: Notice of hearing and request assessments of detention, demurrage, for comments. and per diem charges. The petition lists events over the preceding five years that SUMMARY: The Commission has determined to hold hearings on January led to port congestion including Hurricane Sandy (2012), harsh winter 16 and 17, 2018, to receive oral testimony concerning the Petition of the (2013–2014), west coast labor agreement (2014–2015), cargo diversions from west Coalition for Fair Port Practices for coast to east coast (2015), winter storms Rulemaking. (2014–2015), port hiring practices DATES: Request for appearance and protests—New York/New Jersey (June comments are due by December 8, 2017. 2016), and the Hanjin bankruptcy (Fall ADDRESSES: All requests to appear and 2016). comments should be addressed to: On December 20, 2016, the Rachel Dickon, Assistant Secretary, Commission published a notice in the Federal Maritime Commission, 800 Federal Register asking interested North Capitol St. NW., Room 1046, persons to submit views or arguments in Washington, DC 20573–0001, Email: reply to the Petition. The Commission received 115 responses, including comments from Members of Congress, SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On trade and shipper associations December 7, 2016 the Coalition for Fair representing various interests, Port Practices petitioned the Federal individual importers, exporters, Maritime Commission (Commission) PO 00000 Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\20NON1.SGM 20NON1


[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 222 (Monday, November 20, 2017)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office []
[FR Doc No: 2017-25179]



Sunshine Act Meetings


16, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.

CHANGES IN THE MEETING: The Following Matter Was Also Considered: REG 
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Telephone: (202) 694-1220.


Dayna C. Brown,
Secretary and Clerk of the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2017-25179 Filed 11-16-17; 4:15 pm]