46 CFR 555.1 - Purpose.

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§ 555.1 Purpose.

It is the purpose of the regulations of this part to establish procedures to implement the Foreign Shipping Practices Act of 1988, as amended by the Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 1998, which authorizes the Commission to take action against foreign carriers, whose practices or whose government's practices result in adverse conditions affecting the operations of United States carriers, which adverse conditions do not exist for those foreign carriers in the United States. The regulations of this part provide procedures for investigating such practices and for obtaining information relevant to the investigations, and also afford notice of the types of actions included among those that the Commission is authorized to take.

[ 64 FR 8010, Feb. 18, 1999]

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Title 46 published on 09-May-2017 04:27

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 46 CFR Part 555 after this date.

  • 2016-08-29; vol. 81 # 167 - Monday, August 29, 2016
    1. 81 FR 59141 - Update of Existing and Addition of New User Fees
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      Final rule.
      Effective October 1, 2016.
      46 CFR Parts 502, 503, 515, 520, 530, 531, 535, 540, 550, 555, and 560