46 CFR 503.70 - Policy.

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§ 503.70 Policy.

It is the policy of the Federal Maritime Commission, under the Provisions of the “Government in the Sunshine Act” ( 5 U.S.C. 552b, Sept. 13, 1976) to entitle the public to the fullest practicable information regarding the decisional processes of the Commission. The provisions of this subpart set forth the procedural requirements designed to provide the public with such information while continuing to protect the rights of individuals and to maintain the capabilities of the Commission in carrying out its responsibilities under the shipping statutes administered by this Commission.

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United States Code
Presidential Documents

Executive Order ... 12958

Executive Order ... 13526

Title 46 published on 2015-12-02

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

  • 2017-01-09; vol. 82 # 5 - Monday, January 9, 2017
    1. 82 FR 2248 - Amendments to Regulations Governing Access to Commission Information and Records; Freedom of Information Act
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      FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective January 30, 2017.
      46 CFR PART 503