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U.S. says no waiver request for Jones Act by oil companies

U.S. says no waiver request for Jones Act by oil companies

  The U.S. government said on Monday it has not yet received requests to waive a 100-year-old law on shipping goods between domestic ports, despite some interested...

Michael Lee

US Senator sponsors bill to repeal Jones Act

United States Senator from Utah, Michael Lee, has introduced the Open America’s Water Act of 2019, a bill which would repeal the Jones Act and allow all qualified...

Republican U.S. Senator John McCain

McCain, other US Senators push to exempt Puerto Rico from Jones Act

By Jite Eriabie  US Senators John McCain and Mike Lee have introduced legislation that would permanently exempt Puerto Rico from the Jones Act to aid recovery efforts...

U.S. agency extends Jones Act public hearing

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection has extended the public comment period for its notice of proposed modification and revocation of ruling letters related to the...

U.S. agency extends Jones Act public hearing 

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection has extended the public comment period for its notice of proposed modification and revocation of ruling letters related to the...