Commercial Vessel Compliance

11/24/2015: Merchant Mariner Medical Advisory Committee vacancy announcement

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The Coast Guard is seeking application for membership on the Merchant Mariner Medical Advisory Committee. The committee provides advice and recommendations on matters related to medical certification determinations for issuance of licenses, certificates of registry and merchant mariners’ documents; medical standards and guidelines for the physical qualifications of operators of commercial vessels; medical examiner education; and medical research.

Applicants selected via this solicitation will not begin their respective term until August 8, 2016.

Completed applications should reach the Coast Guard on or before January 25, 2016.

View the Federal Register notice for full details.

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