Still Maritime...Still Military...Still Multimission
- Leveraging LEDet Teams. Messing, Camilla B. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Dec2000, Vol. 126 Issue 12, p44
Presents the text of the second honorable mention in the U.S. Coast Guard essay contest titled "Leveraging LEDet Teams". Problems of the Coast Guard's cutter and maritime law enforcement communities; Importance of expanding the role of existing law enforcement detachments to deploy onboard...
- High 'seize' maritime interdiction works! Hull, James D.; Emerson, Michael D. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jan1999, Vol. 125 Issue 1, p64
Focuses on the effectiveness of United States Coast Guard's maritime interdiction efforts. Challenges to the country's maritime security; Importance of the Coast Guard's law-enforcement role; Threat of drug trafficking; Agency's involvement in joint operations with other agencies.
- New barge safety rules proposed. Barnes, David // Traffic World;8/12/96, Vol. 247 Issue 6, p13
Reports on the US Coast Guard's issuance of rules requiring tow vessels to carry and properly use safety and navigation equipment. Effectivity date; Rules as a response to the issues arising from the 1993 collision of a barge with a railroad bridge near Mobile, Alabama; Features of a proposal...
- Keeping the Coast Guard Afloat. Gray, Colin S. // National Interest;Summer2000, Issue 60, p83
Reports on the problems encountered by the United States Coast Guard. Diverse portfolio; Strengths and weaknesses; Crisis in the United States national maritime security.
- Shipping group seeks ban on new waterway fee. Beauprez, Jennifer // Crain's Cleveland Business;03/30/98, Vol. 19 Issue 13, p7
Reports on a proposal for a legislation to prohibit the United Staes Coast Guard from charging a navigational fee, by a coalition of maritime shippers. Effects of the fee on waterborne transportation costs as well as the industry; Reference to the Clinton budget which proposed that the Coast...
- Third phase of Clinton strategy to boost maritime industry afloat in house; regulatory alignment... James, Robert P. // Traffic World;9/19/94, Vol. 239 Issue 12, p35
Focuses on the strategy to revitalize the United States merchant marine through legislation aligning Coast Guard regulations with those used by other countries. Approval of the Coast Guard Regulatory Reform Act; Authorization of the Transportation Department to implement a new International...
- DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY. // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;11/7/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 216, p66713
The article offers information on the enforcement of the Special Local Regulations in 22 Code Federal Regulations (CFR) 100.1101 by the U.S. Coast Guard on November 11, 2012 on Mission Bay, California to support of the San Diego Fall Classic.
- Coast Guard Aviators Hunt The Smugglers. Evans, Russell // Officer Review Magazine;Apr2009, Vol. 48 Issue 8, p5
The article reports on the duties and responsibilities of the U.S. Coast Guard. The sea-going military force plays an important role in the war against illegal drugs, invading immigrants and other illegal acts at sea. It is also part in search-and-rescue and maritime law enforcement. Information...
- Federal cargo banned on unsafe ships. // Traffic World;08/04/97, Vol. 251 Issue 5, p15
Reports on a legislation approved by the House Transportation Committee that would affect all vessels owned by a person who has had a vessel detained by the US Coast Guard. Budget allotted for the Coast Guard; Amendment to the Coast Guard authorization bill.