The Coast Guard published a final rule updating regulations to harmonize U.S. regulations with international conventions regarding oil pollution.
6/24/2014: After action on the sub-committee meeting on marine environment protection
USCG Office of Port and Facility Compliance provides after-action on the sub-committee meeting, held in Hamburg, Germany, on marine environmental protection.
6/6/2014: Sub-committee meeting on marine environment protection
The USCG’s Office of Port and Facility Compliance is scheduled to attend a meeting of the ISO Sub-Committee on marine environment protection; the agenda for the meeting will include a working group on development of international standards for management of shipboard wastes and port reception facilities.