Commercial Vessel Compliance

4/24/2015: Spring newsletter from the Cruise Ship National Center of Expertise

The Coast Guard’s Cruise Ship National Center of Expertise, or CSNCOE, published the fall edition, issue 12, of the Cruise Ship Semi-Annual Newsletter of the CSNCOE.

The issue includes coverage on:

• Current events
• Enforcement reminders, trends and updates to regulation, policy and U.S. Law
• Technical notes and training
• Foreign passenger vessel examiner knowledge test
• Top cruise ship deficiencies from 2014
• Announcements and Q&A
• Cruise Line and Coast Guard contact information
• CSNCOE contact information

Read the full newsletter HERE!

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