>Shipping Coordinating Committee Meeting

>The Department of State recently provided public notice that that the Shipping Coordinating Committee (SHC) will conduct an open meeting at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 5, 2010, in Room 2415 of the United States Coast Guard Headquarters Building, 2100 Second Street, SW., Washington, DC 20593–0001. The primary purpose of the meeting is to prepare for the eighty-seventh Session of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) to be held at the IMO headquarters in London, United Kingdom, from May 12–21, 2010. Topics on the agenda include ship design and equipment; safety of navigation; dangerous goods, solid cargoes, and containers; and training and watchstanding.