Hearing, Budget Requests for CG, MARAD, FMC

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

May 13, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation, will convene a Subcommittee hearing to consider the Obama Administration’s FY2010 budget requests for the U.S. Coast Guard, Maritime Administration (MARAD), and Federal Maritime Commission (FMC).

The President requested $9.5b in FY2010 for the Coast Guard (an increase of 4.1 percent over the amount enacted in FY2009), $345.5m for MARAD (a 10 percent increase), and $24.5m for FMC (a 7.5 percent increase).

Who: Congressman Elijah E. Cummings, Chairman, Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
What: Hearing to Examine the Administration’s FY2010 Coast Guard, MARAD, and FMC Budget Requests
When: Wednesday, May 13, 2009, 2:00 p.m.
Where: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2167, Independence Ave. at S. Capitol St., SW, Washington, D.C.

Live webcast of the hearing available at http://transportation.house.gov/

Witnesses: Panel I
Admiral Thad Allen, Commandant, U.S. Coast Guard
Master Chief Charles W. Bowen, Master Chief Petty Officer, U.S. Coast Guard

Panel II
Mr. David J. Rivait, Associate Administrator for Budget and Programs and Chief Financial Officer, U.S. Maritime Administration

Panel III
Commissioner Joseph E. Brennan, Federal Maritime Commission
Commissioner Hal Creel, Federal Maritime Commission
Commissioner Rebecca Dye, Federal Maritime Commission

Maritime Reporter July 2014 Digital Edition
FREE Maritime Reporter Subscription
Latest Maritime News    rss feeds

News

Panama Canal: The Billion Dollar Challenge

Panama Canal expansion will cost operators, insurers As the Panama Canal prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary, insurers are warning of the increased risks

Wishful Thinking From Across the Pond

European Shipowners Pursue Softening of the Jones Act Just last month, the Secretary General of the European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA) opined that

Editorial: software ... is it ‘evolution’ or ‘revolution’ ...

The August “Shipbuilding Annual” is one of my favorites to research and produce every year, but even more so when this edition coincides with the SMM exhibition in Hamburg,

 
 
Maritime Careers / Shipboard Positions Maritime Standards Naval Architecture Offshore Oil Pipelines Pod Propulsion Port Authority Ship Electronics Sonar Winch
rss | archive | history | articles | privacy | terms and conditions | contributors | top maritime news | about us | copyright | maritime magazines
maritime security news | shipbuilding news | maritime industry | shipping news | maritime reporting | workboats news | ship design | maritime business

Time taken: 0.2242 sec (4 req/sec)