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U.S. Maritime Administration Requests Study of Its Role
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • June 15 2017

The U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) commissioned a “Maritime Alignment Study” from the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) in May


Coast Guard Authorization Bill Approved by House Committee
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • May 25 2017

On May 24, 2017, the U.S. House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee approved the Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2017, H


Customs Withdraws Notice of Substantial Offshore Industry Jones Act Changes
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2017

On January 18, 2017, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) proposed revising almost 30 Jones Act interpretive rulings going back to 1976. CBP’s


Historic Jones Act Fine Levied
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • April 5 2017

Federal lawgenerally known as the Jones Act and a part of the Merchant Marine Act, 1920 restrict U.S. maritime coastwise trade to qualified U.S


Customs Proposes Substantial Offshore Industry Jones Act Changes
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • January 19 2017

On January 18, 2017, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) proposed revising almost 30 Jones Act interpretive rulings going back to 1976. CBP’s


SPR Oil Sale Requires Use of Jones Act Vessels
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • January 12 2017

On January 9, 2017, the Strategic Petroleum Reserve Project Management Office of the U.S. Department of Energy issued a Notice of Sale for eight


Polar Code Goes Into Effect
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • Canada, Global, USA
  • January 5 2017

On January 1, 2017, the International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters, known as the “Polar Code,” went into effect. The Polar Code is a long


Coast Guard Announces Final TWIC Electronic Reader Requirements
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • August 23 2016

The U.S. Coast Guard published its Final Rule on electronic reader requirements for the Transportation Worker Identification Credential on August 23


Customs Announces Stepped Up Enforcement of the Jones Act
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • July 18 2016

On July 15, 2016, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced the creation of the National Jones Act Division of Enforcement (JADE) to be


Department of Commerce Clarifies Crude Oil Export Requirements
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2016

The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016, signed into law by the President on December 18, 2015, generally lifted restrictions on the export of