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IV. CONTAINER A. Rules

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RULE:  34-504
ISSUED:  September 01, 2012 EFFECTIVE:  October 01, 2012
SUBJECT:  U.S. COAST GUARD REGULATED CARGO

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) permits the import and export of containers loaded with explosives. Containers carrying USCG permitted cargoes will be handled as follows:

Imports: First containers off the vessel with a Port Police escort, when necessary, directly to the interchange gate.

Exports: Will be escorted, when necessary, by Port Police directly from interchange gate to vessel, and will be the last to load.

These particular containers will assessed a premium charge as specified in Rule 34-521, in additional to rates in either effective contractual agreement or in Rule 34-520.

Storage of containers containing those commodities is strictly prohibited.


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IV. CONTAINER B. Definitions

SUBJECTRULE #
EQUIPMENT AND SERVICES 34-505

IV. CONTAINER C. Charges

SUBJECTRULE #
ROLLED EXPORT CONTAINERS (loaded units) 34-509
STEVEDORE USE CHARGE ON CONTAINERIZED CARGO 34-510
STEVEDORE VESSEL LOADING ERROR 34-511
VESSEL RE-STOWS 34-513
WHARFAGE CHARGES ON CONTAINERIZED CARGO 34-515
CONTAINER CHARGES FOR CY SERVICES 34-520
U.S. COAST GUARD REGULATED CARGO 34-521
GOVERNMENT AGENCY INSPECTIONS 34-525
EMPTY CONTAINERS TO/FROM BARGES 34-530