>Clarification on Use of Single Voyage Load Line Authorizations

>The Coast Guard Office of Vessel Activities (CG-543) recently issued policy letter 10-01. This policy letter provides clarification on the issuance of single voyage load line authorizations, particularly regarding what is meant by the term “exceptional circumstances” as used in 46 C.F.R. 42.03-30(f). Sector Commanders and Officers in Charge, Marine Inspection should review this policy letter and inform maritime stakeholders of the clarification. The policy letter is available on CG Homeport under the tabs: Missions > Domestic Vessels > Domestic Vessel Policy > Office of Vessel Activities Policy Letters.