Accession Number:

ADA574924

Title:

Regulations on Vessels Owned or Operated by the Department of Defense

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF THE UNDER SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (ACQUISITION TECHNOLOGY AND LOGISTICS) WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2005-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

41.0

Abstract:

This Regulation is authorized by DoD Instruction 4715.6, Environmental Compliance, April 24, 1996 reference a. This Regulation implements Section 312d of the Clean Water Act Section 1322 of title 33, United States Code U.S.C. reference b by issuing standards governing the design, construction, installation, and operation of marine sanitation devices MSDs in public vessels owned or operated by the Department of Defense. This regulation also implements Annex I of the 1973 International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution From Ships, including the 1978 Protocol thereto MARPOL Protocol reference c, in accordance with the requirements of Section 3g of the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships Section 1902g of title 33, U.S.C. reference d, by prescribing standards under which warships, naval auxiliaries and other public vessels owned or operated by the Department of Defense shall prevent oil pollution.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE