• Coast Guard Proposes Mandatory Ballast Water Management Program
  • August 27, 2003
  • Law Firm: Blank Rome LLP - Philadelphia Office
  • The Coast Guard published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on July 30, 2003, that would require a mandatory ballast water management (BWM) program for vessels equipped with ballast water tanks operating in U.S. waters. Comments are due by October 28, 2003.