ERIC Number: ED204118
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Feb-25
Reference Count: 0
Maritime Education and Training Miscellaneous. Hearings Before the Ad Hoc Select Subcommittee on Maritime Education and Training of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. House of Representatives, Ninety-Sixth Congress (December 6, 11, 1979, February 25, April 28, 1980).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.
The three days of House subcommittee hearings reported in this transcript deal with the proposed Maritime Education and Training Act, H.R. 5451 and the Maritime Education and Training Elements of Maritime Appropriations Authorization Act--H.R. 6554. The primary goal of the legislation is to provide for the supply of merchant marine officers from federal and state academies. Among the topics addressed in the hearings are: (1) nominations and appointments procedures; (2) federal subsidy to state academies; (3) types of education needed; (4) service obligations of program graduates; and (5) the role of the federal government. (Author/WB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.
Identifiers: Merchant Marines
Note: Contains occasional small print.