The Coast Guard announced in the Federal Register that it is withdrawing the proposed rule entitled “Commercial Diving Operations” published in the Federal Register on February 19, 2015.
Commercial Diving Operations-Equivalent Levels of Safety Policy Letter
The Coast Guard has announced in the Federal Register the availability of CG-OES Policy Letter 02-20, Commercial Diving Operations—Equivalent Levels of Safety.
8/24/2015: Commercial diving operations – Reopening of comment period
The Coast Guard is reopening the comment period, for 60 days, for the notice of proposed rulemaking entitled “Commercial Diving Operations.”
3/20/2015: National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee meeting
The NOSAC and Commercial Diving Safety on the Outer Continental Shelf Subcommittee will hold a public meeting in April to discuss the safety of operations and other matters affecting the offshore oil and gas industry.
2/19/2014: Commercial diving operations
The Coast Guard seeks comment on its proposed ammendment to regulations for commercial diving conducted from deepwater ports, deepwater port safety zones, in connection with Outer Continental Shelf activities or from vessels that are required to have a Coast Guard certificate of inspection.