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Service Contracts and Non-Vessel-Operating Service Arrangements; Transmission of Approved Log-In ID and Passwords

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Start Preamble February 28, 2011.

AGENCY:

Federal Maritime Commission.

ACTION:

Final rule.

SUMMARY:

The Federal Maritime Commission amends Part 530 and 531 of its regulations to enable it to use methods other than the U.S. Mail to advise applicants for log-in IDs and passwords.

DATES:

The Final Rule is effective March 3, 2011.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Karen V. Gregory, Secretary, Federal Maritime Commission, 800 North Capitol Street, NW., Washington, DC 20573-0001, Tel.: (202) 523-5725, E-mail: secretary@fmc.gov.

Rebecca A. Fenneman, General Counsel, Federal Maritime Commission, 800 North Capitol Street, NW., Washington, DC 20573-0001, Tel.: (202) 523-5740, E-mail: generalcounsel@fmc.gov.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC or Commission) is amending its regulations at 46 CFR 530.5(c)(2) and 531.5(d)(2) to replace the name of a predecessor Office and to remove the requirement that the Office use only the U.S. Mail to transmit approved log-on IDs and password to registrants in the Commission's automated SERVCON filing system.

Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 553, the amended rules are published as final and effective upon publication.

This Final Rule is not a “major rule” under 5 U.S.C. 804(2).

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List of Subjects in 46 CFR Parts 530 and 531

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For the reasons stated in the supplementary information, the Federal Maritime Commission amends 46 CFR parts 530 and 531 as follows.

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PART 530—SERVICE CONTRACTS

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1. The authority citation for part 530 continues to read as follows:

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Authority: 5 U.S.C. 553; 46 U.S.C. 305, 40301-40306, 40501-40503, 41307.

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2. Revise § 530.5(c)(2) to read as follows:

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Duty to file.
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(c) * * *

(2) Approved registrations. OIT shall provide approved Registrants a log-on ID and password for filing and amending service contracts and notify Registrants of such approval.

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PART 531—NVOCC SERVICE ARRANGMENTS

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3. The authority citation for part 531 continues to read as follows:

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Authority: 46 U.S.C. 40103.

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4. Revise § 531.5(d)(2) to read as follows:

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Duty to file.
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(d) * * *

(2) Approved registrations. OIT shall provide approved Registrants a log-on ID and password for filing and amending NSAs and notify Registrants of such approval.

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By the Commission.

Karen V. Gregory,

Secretary.

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[FR Doc. 2011-4769 Filed 3-2-11; 8:45 am]

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