Commercial Vessel Compliance

11/24/2015: Merchant Mariner Medical Advisory Committee’s Response to Task Statement I – Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular 04-08 revision

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The Coast Guard announced the availability of the Merchant Mariner Medical Advisory¬† Committee’s response to Task Statement I, “Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular 04-08 Revision Working Group.”

This document recommends various changes to NVIC 04-08, “Medical and Physical Evaluation Guidelines for Merchant Mariner Credentials,” which the Coast Guard uses in making decisions on mariner credentialing.

View the Federal Register notice for full details.

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