TWIC Reader Delay for Certain Facilities
TWIC Reader Rule Delay of Effective DateAs of June 22, 2018, “The Coast Guard published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) in the Federal Register to delay the effective date for certain facilities affected by the final rule entitled “Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) Reader Requirements,” which was published in the Federal Register Aug. 23, 2016.” The Coast Guard proposes to delay the effective date until August 23, 2021 for the two following two categories of facilities.
- Facilities that handle certain dangerous cargoes in bulk, but do not transfer these cargoes to or from a vessel.
- Facilities that receive vessels carrying certain dangerous cargoes in bulk, but do not, during that vessel-to-facility interface, transfer these bulk cargoes to or from those vessels.
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