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Comment Period Extended for NPRM on Detention & Demurrage


The Federal Maritime Commission has extended the deadline for submitting public comments on a proposed interpretive rule addressing demurrage and detention practices under the Shipping Act.

Comments to the Commission are now due not later than Thursday, October 31, 2019. 

Instructions for submitting comments are contained in the proposed rule.  While the Commission will provide confidential treatment for identified confidential information to the extent allowed by law, comments are considered to be part of the public record.