National Maritime Center (NMC): provides information on Marine Licensing and Documentation
Navigation & Vessel Inspection Circulars (NVICs): provides access to USCG's detailed guidance about the enforcement or compliance with a certain Federal Marine Safety Regulations and Coast Guard Marine Safety programs.
Marine Safety and Security Council Proceedings: access to the Coast Guard’s Marine Safety and Security Council (MSSC) quarterly magazine.
Homeport: provides relevant Marine Safety & Security policies/ guidance & Captain of the Port Information.
Federal Register Online- the main source for the U.S. federal government agencies':
Electronic CFR: access to the Code of Federal Regulations.
Regulations.gov: source for U.S. government regulations and related documents. All Docket functions performed on the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS) are now at this link.
United States Code (USC): provides access to the general and permanent laws of the United States.
Small Business Administration (SBA): provides information to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns.
National Archives & Records Administration (NARA): provides access to documents and materials created in the course of business conducted by the U.S. Federal government
Department of Homeland Security: (DHS) official site
OMB Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA): Official site which details how OIRA carries out several important functions, including reviewing Federal regulations, reducing paperwork burdens, and overseeing policies relating to privacy, information quality, and statistical programs.
For more information contact:
Office of Standards
Evaluation and Development (CG-REG)
U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters
2100 2nd Street, SW STOP 7126
Washington, DC 20593