ERIC Number: ED123451
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Maritime Education and Training. Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Merchant Marine of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. House of Representatives. Ninety-Fourth Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.
The hearings focus on H.R. 1626 and H.R. 9864 (bills to increase the subsistence payments to students at State maritime academies) and H.R. 10413 and H.R. 10500 (bills to amend the Merchant Marine Act of 1936 and the Maritime Academy Act of 1958 to provide for an integrated system of education and training of officers for the U.S. Merchant Marine and for other purposes). The report of the first hearing (27 pages) contains the full texts of statements from the Maritime Administration of the Department of Commerce and the Alumni Association of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and verbatim reports of the discussions following the statements. The report of the second hearing (67 pages) contains the full texts of statements from the Office of Merchant Marine Safety of the U.S. Coast Guard, and superintendents of State Maritime academies and verbatim reports of discussion. The report of the third hearing (118 pages) consists of the full texts of statements from, and discussion with, the Committee on Merchant Marine of the American Legion; National Council of the Maritime Academy Alumni Associations; the Maritime Transportation Research Board of the National Research Council/National Academy of Sciences; the International Organization of Masters, Mates, and Pilots; and the Marine Engineers Beneficial Association. (Author/EC)
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.