46 CFR 503.31 - Records available upon written request under the Freedom of Information Act.

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§ 503.31 Records available upon written request under the Freedom of Information Act.
(a) A member of the public may request permission to inspect, copy or be provided with any Commission records not described in subpart C of this part. Such a request must:
(1) Reasonably describe the record or records sought;
(2) Be submitted in writing to the Secretary, Federal Maritime Commission, Washington, DC 20573; and
(3) Be clearly marked on the exterior with the letters “FOIA”.
(b) The Secretary shall evaluate each request in conjunction with the official having responsibility for the subject matter area and the General Counsel, and the Secretary shall determine whether or not to grant the request in accordance with the provisions of this subpart.
(c) In making any record available to a person under this subpart, the Secretary shall provide the record in any form or format requested by the person if the record is readily reproducible by the Secretary in that form or format.
(d) Certain fees may be assessed for processing of requests under this subpart as prescribed in subpart E of this part.

Title 46 published on 2013-10-01

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  • 2014-04-30; vol. 79 # 83 - Wednesday, April 30, 2014
    1. 79 FR 24350 - Requests for Testimony by Employees Relating to Official Information and Production of Official Records in Litigation
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      FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION
      Direct final rule.
      This rule is effective July 31, 2014 without further action, unless significant adverse comment is received by June 2, 2014. If significant adverse comment is received, the Federal Maritime Commission will publish a timely withdrawal of the rule in the Federal Register .
      46 CFR Parts 501 and 503

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Executive Order ... 12958

Executive Order ... 13526

Title 46 published on 2013-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 46 CFR 503 after this date.

  • 2014-04-30; vol. 79 # 83 - Wednesday, April 30, 2014
    1. 79 FR 24350 - Requests for Testimony by Employees Relating to Official Information and Production of Official Records in Litigation
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION
      Direct final rule.
      This rule is effective July 31, 2014 without further action, unless significant adverse comment is received by June 2, 2014. If significant adverse comment is received, the Federal Maritime Commission will publish a timely withdrawal of the rule in the Federal Register .
      46 CFR Parts 501 and 503