The Coast Guard's Regulatory Development Program (RDP) is remarkable in the scope and diversity of its subject matter. The RDP supports all of the Coast Guard's 11 missions:
To support these missions, a Regulatory Development Team (RDT) of dedicated professionals conduct top-notch project management and economic and environmental analyses when regulatory changes are required to update policies and meet new political and economic focus.
A Regulatory Development Team (RDT) is typically composed of:
Economist, Technical Writer(s) (TW), and Environmental Specialist from CG-REG-1, Standards Evaluation and Analysis Division
Regulatory Development Manager (RDM) from CG-REG-2, Project Development Division
Project Counsel (PC) from CG-0943, Office of Regulations and Administrative Law
Subject Matter Expert (SME) from the various Coast Guard offices at Headquarters.
To learn more about the Coast Guard's RDP click on the files below:
Office of Standards
Evaluation and Development (CG-REG)
U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters
2100 2nd Street, SW STOP 7126
Washington, DC 20593