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Coast Guard action needed to promote safer marine transportation

United States. General Accounting Office

Coast Guard action needed to promote safer marine transportation

report to the Congress

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Coast Guard,
  • Aids to navigation,
  • Navigation -- Safety measures

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 60 p. :
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14896370M

    Coordinated with U.S. Coast Guard Headquaters Marine Safety Center and interpreted, advised guidance for vessel owner, representatives. Issued vessel a Coast Guard Certificate of Inspection upon. To provide for a sufficient number of Coast Guard marine safety personnel, and provide adequate facilities and equipment to carry out the functions referred .

    Marine Transportation Systems (CG-5PW) (formerly Office of Waterways Management (CG) Program Objectives Programs Auxiliary Support for Coast Guard Marine Transportation Systems Maritime Observation Mission (MOM) Identification of Abandoned Vessels and Barges Local Harbor Safety Committees. The 1 st Coast Guard District is responsible for protecting the American maritime community across eight states in the Northeast, including more than 2, miles of shoreline from the U.S.-Canadian border to northern New Jersey and 1, miles offshore.

    A coast guard or coastguard is a maritime security organization of a particular country. The term embraces wide range of responsibilities in different countries, from being a heavily armed military force with customs and security duties to being a volunteer organization tasked with search and rescue without law enforcement authority. A typical coast guard's functions are distinct from those of. Philippines Coast Guard. Executive Order No. of Ma , transferred the PCG from the Philippine Navy, Armed Forces of the Philippines, Department of National Defense to the Office of.


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