The US Coast Guard issued a policy letter providing guidance to US vessels and to foreign vessels calling in US waters on compliance with the International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-Fouling Systems on Ships (AFS Convention). The policy letter addresses domestic vessel inspections and certifications, as well as port state control (PSC) procedures for foreign vessels. CG-CVC Policy Letter 12-08 (10/15/12).

 

 

 

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