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Meeting Schedule

Regular meetings of the Federal Maritime Commission will be held at 10:00 a.m. (unless otherwise noted) in the Main Hearing Room located on the First Floor of Commission headquarters at 800 North Capitol Street, N.W., Washington, D.C.

Upcoming Meeting Dates

2020 Meeting Dates

  • January 15, 2020

Meeting Guidance

 

Commission Meeting Agendas & Summaries

Commissioners Discuss Ocean Carrier issues, Global Alliances, and Market Developments

Market trends in trade lanes serving the United States and actions taken by both individual ocean carriers and global alliances in response to COVID-19 and related impacts to the shipping industry were the topics of today’s non-public meeting of the Federal Maritime Commission. The FMC regularly holds meetings to receive… Read More »

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Commission Meeting Scheduled for September 16, 2020

SUNSHINE ACT MEETING  FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION AGENDA  STATUS: This meeting will be closed to the public.  DATE AND TIME: September 16, 2020; 10:00 AM  PLACE:  This meeting will be held by a remote conference. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED:  CLOSED SESSION  Staff Briefing on Ocean Carrier Rate Trends  Staff Briefing on Ocean Carrier… Read More »

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Commission Meeting Scheduled for August 18, 2020

Sunshine Act Meeting FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION AGENDA  STATUS: This meeting will be closed to the public. Date and Time:  August 18 2020; 10:00 AM   PLACE: This meeting will be held by a remote conference and/or at: 800 N. Capitol Street, NW First Floor Hearing Room Washington, DC 20573   MATTERS TO… Read More »

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Meeting of the Federal Maritime Commission – May 28, 2020

Authority : 46 U.S.C. Sec. 303 The meeting commenced at 10:04 a.m. and recessed at 11:41 a.m. All individuals present at the briefing were Commissioners or Commission employees: Chairman Michael A. Khouri, Commissioner Rebecca F. Dye, Commissioner Daniel B. Maffei, Commissioner Louis E. Sola, Commissioner Carl W. Bentzel, John Moran,… Read More »

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Meeting of the Federal Maritime Commission – March 16, 2020

Statutory Authority: 46 U.S.C. Sec. 303 The meeting convened at 3:00 p.m. All individuals present at the meeting were Commissioners or Commission employees:  Chairman Michael A. Khouri, Commissioner Rebecca F. Dye, Commissioner Daniel J. Maffei, Commissioner Louis E. Sola, Commissioner Carl W. Bentzel, John Moran, Robert Blair, Katharine Primosch, Cory… Read More »

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Final Rules to be Published Implementing Shipping Act Amendments and Revising Procedures

The Federal Maritime Commission today held its first meeting of 2020, publicly welcoming its newest member, voting to publish two final rules, and receiving in closed session a briefing on developments in the U.S. liner trades. The Commission voted to issue a Final Rule implementing the Frank LoBiondo Coast Guard… Read More »

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Commission Meeting Scheduled for January 15, 2020

Sunshine Act Meeting TIME AND DATE: January 15, 2020; 10:00 AM PLACE: 800 N. Capitol Street, NW First Floor Hearing Room Washington, DC STATUS (Updated 1/15/2020): Parts of this meeting will be open to the public and will be streamed live at https://bit.ly/2IZBIkY. The rest of the meeting will be… Read More »

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Meeting of the Federal Maritime Commission – December 12, 2019

Statutory Authority: 46 U.S.C. Sec. 303 The meeting convened at 3:00 p.m. and recessed at 4:09 p.m. All individuals present at the meeting were Commissioners or Commission employees: Chairman Michael A. Khouri, Commissioner Rebecca F. Dye, Commissioner Daniel J. Maffei, Commissioner Louis E. Sola, Commissioner Carl W. Bentzel, John Moran,… Read More »

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FMC Votes in Meeting on Carrier Petition & Changes to Enforcement Procedures

The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) voted today to move forward with proposed rules that would provide partial regulatory relief sought by a petition of ocean carriers, would implement regulatory changes mandated by recent legislation, and publish a direct final rule that would restructure how the agency oversees enforcement matters. The… Read More »

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Commission Meeting Scheduled for September 26, 2019

Sunshine Act Meeting TIME AND DATE: September 26, 2019; 10:00 AM PLACE: 800 N. Capitol Street, NW First Floor Hearing Room Washington, DC STATUS: Parts of this meeting will be open to the public and livestreamed on youtube. The rest of the meeting will be closed to the public. MATTERS… Read More »

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