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TREAS/CUSTOMS RIN: 1515-AA57 Publication ID: Fall 2002 
Title: Harbor Maintenance Fee 
Abstract: Amendments to the Customs Regulations to implement provisions of the Water Resources Development Act of 1986, which authorizes Customs to assess a harbor maintenance fee of 0.125 percent (.00125) on the value of commercial cargo loaded on or unloaded from a commercial vessel at a port unless specifically exempted from the fee. Proceeds of the fee are deposited in a trust fund for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to use for the improvement and maintenance of U.S. ports and harbors. 
Agency: Department of the Treasury(TREAS)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: uncollected 
CFR Citation: 19 CFR 4    19 CFR 24    19 CFR 146    19 CFR 178   
Legal Authority: 5 USC 301    PL 99-662    19 USC 66    19 USC 81a to 81u    19 USC 623    19 USC 1202    19 USC 1624    31 USC 9701    PL 99-272    PL 99-509   
Legal Deadline:
Action Source Description Date
Final  Statutory    04/01/1987 
Action Date FR Cite
Interim Final Rule Effective  03/01/1987    
Interim Final Rule  03/30/1987  52 FR 10198   
Interim Final Rule Comment Period End  05/29/1987    
Final Action  06/00/2003    
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
Agency Contact:
Deborah Thompson
Accountant, Collections, Refunds and Analysis Branch
Department of the Treasury
United States Customs Service
Revenue Division, Office of Administration, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 6650 Telecom Drive, Suite 100,
Indianapolis, IN 46278
Phone:317 614-4607