Current problems of the U.S. Coast Guard

hearing before the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, Eighty-First Congress, first session by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

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Hearing held Feb. 28, 1957

The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 39 p. ;
Number of Pages39
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Open LibraryOL16031548M
LC Control Number57061467

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  Coast Guard officials said the Polar Star will help the nation’s maritime sovereignty and security in the region. In , the Coast Guard released their Arctic Strategic Outlook which. The USCG may pay a retention allowance of up to 25 percent of basic pay to a current employee if the unusually high or unique qualifications of the employee or a special need of the Coast Guard for the employee's services makes it essential to retain the employee, and the Coast Guard determines the employee would be likely to leave Federal. The United States Coast Guard (USCG) is the maritime security, search and rescue, and law enforcement service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the country's eight uniformed Coast Guard is a maritime, military, multi-mission service unique among the U.S. military branches for having a maritime law enforcement mission with jurisdiction in both domestic and. Coast Guard Incident Command System Implementation Plan, COMDTINST M (series) Coast Guard Connectivity to the National Response Framework, COMDTINST (series), Nov Information and Life Cycle Management Manual, COMDTINST M (series) U.S. Coast Guard Personal Property Management Manual, COMDTINST M (series), Feb

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The Coast Guard plans to correct all the problems. It already has fixed four of the 10 major deficiencies involving equipment failures and expects to fix four more, according to the GAO report. Stop Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE Washington, DC Staff Symbol: CG-BSX Phone: () Fax: () The United States Maritime Service (USMS) was established in under the provisions of the Merchant Marine Act of as voluntary organization to train individuals to become officers and crewmembers on merchant ships that form the United States Merchant Marine per 46 U.S.C.

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