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10/23/2018: Commercial Fishing Safety Advisory Committee meeting scheduled

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The Coast Guard announced in the Federal Register that the Commercial Fishing Safety Advisory Committee will meet in Seattle, Thursday, November 15 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Friday, November 16, 2018 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., to discuss various issues relating to safety in the commercial fishing industry. All meetings will be open to the public. The meeting may close early if all business is finished.

Comments and supporting documentation may be submitted in advance through Nov. 7, 2018. Comments received will be posted without alteration, including any personal information provided, at http://www.regulations.gov. Include “Department of Homeland Security” and the docket number USCG-2018-0878.

The Committee will meet at the United States Federal Center South at 4735 East Marginal Way South, Seattle, Washington, 98134. All attendees will be required to pass through a security checkpoint and show valid government identification. Please arrive at least 30 minutes before the planned start of the meeting in order to pass through security

For information on facilities or services for individuals with disabilities or to request special assistance at the meeting, contact Mr. Joseph Myers, Alternate Designated Federal Officer, at 202-372-1249 or joseph.d.myers@uscg.mil.

For full details, view the Federal Register notice.

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