8/22/2017: Imposition of conditions of entry for certain vessels arriving to the US from Micronesia

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The Coast Guard announced in a Federal Register notice that it will impose conditions of entry on vessels arriving from the Federated States of Micronesia. Conditions of entry are intended to protect the United States from vessels arriving from countries that have been found to have deficient port anti-terrorism measures in place.

The policy announced in this notice will become applicable Sept. 5, 2017.

A list of countries that do not maintain effective anti-terrorism measures, subject to conditions of entry, can be found on Homeport, under the Maritime Security tab; International Port Security Program (ISPS Code); Port Security advisory link.

View the Federal Register notice for full details.

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