Shipping Coordinating Committee to Hold Public Meeting

The State Department has announced that the Shipping Coordinating Committee will hold an open meeting on Thursday, July 10 in Washington, DC to prepare for the 1st Session of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Subcommittee on Implementation of IMO Instruments to be held in London July 14-18. According to the announcement, agenda items to be considered relate to topics including casualty analysis and statistics, mandatory… More »


Friday in Washington

Neither the House nor the Senate will be conducting votes today with the House in recess and the Senate’s next vote not scheduled till Monday. The Senate resolved its internal dispute over Senate rules and the use of the filibuster by limiting the use of such procedural tactics on motions to proceed to the consideration… More »