The US Coast Guard issued a notice stating that it has published a Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular (NVIC) providing guidance to the marine industry and USCG personnel with guidance regarding inspection and certification of vessels under the Maritime Security Program (MSP). The guidance, NVIC 01-13, comes into effect immediately. 78 Fed. Reg. 13691 (February 28, 2013).

Courtesy of Bryant’s Maritime Consulting