Required Documents / References

The following is a listing of required documents, Code of Federal Regulations and Reference Materials. Please note that Rushing Marine will strive to keep the most current information available within our capabilities, but we cannot change external websites (i.e., Coast Guard or Corps of Engineers hosted websites). If there are any discrepancies in the following information, please contact the webmaster.

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Required Documents:

Navigation Charts, Light Lists, Coast Pilot, etc.

Applicable Federal Registers:

Title 29 CFR - Labor
Title 30 CFR - Mineral Resources
Title 33 CFR - Navigation and Navigable Waters
Title 46 CFR - Shipping
Title 47 CFR - Telecommunication
Title 49 CFR - Transportation

Subchapter M Reference Materials:

CG-CVC Policy Letter 17-02: Use of Existing SMS to Obtain an Initial COI Under Subchapter M
CG-CVC Policy Letter 17-01: Use of UTV Decal Regarding Issuance of Inital COI
CG-MMC Policy Letter 01-17: Endorsements for Tankerman PIC Restricted to Fuel Transfers on Towing Vessels
CG-ENG Policy Letter 01-19: Equivalency Determination - Fire Pumps for Subchapter C and Subchapter M Towing Vessels

Coast Guard Reference Materials:

Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circulars
Form CG-2692 Report of Marine Casualty, Commercial Diving Casualty or OCS-Related Casualty
Form CG-2692A Barge Addendum
Form CG-2692B Report of Mandatory ChemicalTesting Following a Serious Marine Incident Involving Vessels in Commercial Service
Form CG-2692C Personnel Casualty Addendum
Form CG-2692D Involved Persons and Witnesses Addendum
Form CG-6025 Facility Vulnerability and Security Measures Summary
49 CFR CH 1 Potable Water on Inspected Vessels; Notice of Inquiry; Correction
Automatic Identification System; Expansion of Carriage Requirements for U.S. Waters
MOC Policy Letter 04-06: Guidance for Ballast Water Regulations
District 8 Policy Letter 01-2006: Enforcement Guidance for Expired Radar Observer Endorsements on Merchant Mariner Licenses
CG-543 Policy Letter 10-06: Carriage of Lifesaving and Firefighting Equipment On Board UTVs in Excess of Subchapter C Requirements
Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2010
CG-543 Policy Letter 10-02: Existing Systems and Equipment on Uninspected Towing Vessels (Towing Vessel Bridging Program)
NVIC 01-16 Change 1: Use of Electronic Charts and Publications in Liue of Paper Charts, Maps and Publications

NPDES VGP Reference Materials:

2013 Final NPDES Vessel General Permit
2013 NPDES Vessel General Permit Fact Sheet
Final NPDES Vessel General Permit
NPDES Vessel General Permit Fact Sheet
U.S. EPA National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Vessel Discharges

MARPOL Annex VI Reference Materials:

CG-543 Policy Letter 09-01: Guidelines for Ensuring Compliance with MARPOL Annex VI
U.S. EPA Frequently Asked Questions MARPOL Annex VI Marine Diesel Engine Requirements

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Reference Materials:

Regulations for Use, Administration and Navigation for Ohio River, Mississippi River Above Cairo, Ill., and their tributaries
Navigation Notices

Other Reference Materials:

U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Alcohol Testing Form