MERPAC – meeting
The Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee (MERPAC), sponsored by the US Coast Guard, will meet on 18-19 March in New Orleans. Topics on the agenda include: utilizing military education, training, and assessment for STCW and USCG certifications; training guidelines for mariners employed aboard vessels subject to the IGF Code; and competency requirements for vessel personnel working within polar regions. 80 Fed. Reg. 12187 (3/6/15).

MMMAC – meeting
The Merchant Mariner Medical Advisory Committee (MMMAC), sponsored by the US Coast Guard, will meet on 16-17 March in New Orleans. Topics on the agenda include revisions to NVIC 04-08 – Medical and Physical Guidelines for Merchant Mariner Credentials. 80 Fed. Reg. 12188 (3/6/15).

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