The U.S. Coast Guard recently posted the following news item, which is available on the agency’s Maritime Commons blog HERE.
The first link below goes to a three-page Marine Safety Information Bulletin on the same subject.
Update to mask requirement for persons aboard vessels
Marine Safety Information Bulletin (MSIB) 02-21 Change 2 reflects updated enforcement of the mask requirement for commercial vessels and maritime transportation hubs. Additional guidance can be found at the Coast Guard FAQ web page.
For information about this document, mariners can contact the Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance (CG-CVC) at [email protected].