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2/15/2019: Chemical Transportation Advisory Committee meeting scheduled

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The Coast Guard announced in the Federal Register that the Chemical Transportation Advisory Committee and its subcommittee will meet in Houston in March to discuss committee matters relating to the safe and secure marine transportation of hazardous materials. All meetings will be open to the public.

Meeting schedule: The Chemical Transportation Advisory Committee subcommittee will meet on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The full Committee will meet on Thursday, March 21, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please note that the meetings may close early if the committee has completed its business.

Meeting location: The meeting will be held at United States Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston, 13411 Hilliard St. Houston, Texas 77034.

The committee will accept comments at any time. However, to ensure your comments are received by committee members before the meetings, submit written comments no later than March 6, 2019 using the procedures outlined in the Federal Register Notice.

Pre-registration is required for access to Sector Houston-Galveston. To pre-register, contact Lt. Cmdr. Julie Blanchfield at or (202) 372-1419.

For full details, view the Federal Register Notice.

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