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Federal Register Notice: National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee; September 2022 meeting

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The Coast Guard announced in the Federal Register that the National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee will conduct a series of meetings over three days in Dania Beach, FL to discuss issues relating to personnel in the United States Merchant Marine including the training, qualifications, certification, documentation, and fitness of mariners.

The National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee is scheduled to meet on Wednesday, September 7, 2022, from 9:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT), Thursday, September 8, 2022, from 9:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. (EDT), and Friday, September 9, 2022, from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. (EDT). Committee meetings on Wednesday, September 7, and Thursday, September 8, will include periods during which the Committee will break into subcommittees. These meetings may adjourn early if the Committee has completed its business.

To ensure your comments are received by Committee members before the meeting, submit your written comments no later than August 24, 2022.

The meeting will be held at the STAR Center, 2 West Dixie Highway, Dania Beach, FL 33004, additional information about the facility can be found at: www.star-center.com.

Pre-registration is required for in-person access to the meeting. If you are not a member of the Committee and do not represent the Coast Guard, you must request in-person attendance by contacting Mrs. Megan Johns Henry, Alternate Designated Federal Officer of the National Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee, telephone (202) 372-1255, or email megan.c.johns@uscg.mil.

The full notice can be viewed on the Federal Register under Docket number USCG-2022-0209.

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