From our friend Norleen Schumer at www.maritimelicensing.com -
Here are a couple of new items of interest for you. You may have already ready received the information concerning the new Federal Register.
The new Federal Register for "Consolidation of Merchant Mariner Qualification Credentials" Final Rule. Federal Register/Vol. 74, No. 49/Monday, March 16, 2009/Rules and Regulations
There are two new physical forms posted on the CG website that you should be aware of that meet the new requirements in the Medical NVIC 04-08:
Merchant Marine Personnel Physical Examination Report (Form CG-719K) 9 pages
Merchant Marine Certification of Fitness for Entry Level Ratings (Form CG-719K/E) 2 pages