Federal Maritime Commission March 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Agreements Filed
Document Number: 2016-07177
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-31
Agency: Federal Maritime Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Filing of Complaint and Assignment
Document Number: 2016-07105
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-30
Agency: Federal Maritime Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Agency Information Collection Activites; New Information Collection Request
Document Number: 2016-06578
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-24
Agency: Federal Maritime Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Maritime Commission (Commission) is giving public notice that the agency has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval the new information collection described in this notice. The public is invited to comment on the proposed information collections pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Notice of Agreement Filed
Document Number: 2016-06577
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-24
Agency: Federal Maritime Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Update of Existing and Addition of New User Fees
Document Number: 2016-06241
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-03-21
Agency: Federal Maritime Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Maritime Commission (Commission) is considering amending its current user fees and invites public comment on whether the Commission should amend its user fees. Specifically, the Commission is considering increasing fees for: Filing complaints and certain petitions; records searches, document copying, and admissions to practice; paper filing of ocean transportation intermediary (OTI) applications; filing applications for special permission; and filing agreements. The Commission is also considering lowering fees for: Reviewing Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests; revising clerical errors on service contracts; revising clerical errors on non-vessel-operating common carrier (NVOCC) service agreements; and Commission services to passenger vessel operators (PVOs). In addition, the Commission is considering repealing four existing fees for: Adding interested parties to a specific docket mailing list; the Regulated Persons Index database; database reports on Effective Carrier Agreements; and filing petitions for rulemaking. The Commission is also considering adding a new fee for requests for expedited review of an agreement filing.
Notice of Agreements Filed
Document Number: 2016-05951
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-16
Agency: Federal Maritime Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Agreement Filed
Document Number: 2016-05276
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-09
Agency: Federal Maritime Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Agreements Filed
Document Number: 2016-04586
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-02
Agency: Federal Maritime Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Organization and Functions; Rules of Practice and Procedure; Attorney Fees
Document Number: 2016-04219
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-03-01
Agency: Federal Maritime Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Maritime Commission amends its Rules of Practice and Procedure governing the award of attorney fees in Shipping Act complaint proceedings, and its regulations related to Commissioner terms and vacancies. The regulatory changes implement statutory amendments made by the Howard Coble Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2014.