995 CMR 2.14 - Commissions

Current through Register 1466, April 1, 2022

(1) Each Commission shall clearly state the full name of the individual holder of the Commission, the type of Commission issued (Warrant Pilot, Full Branch Pilot), any and all restrictions on the pilotage services which are allowed to be performed by the holder, and the date of issuance and the date of expiration of said Commission.
(2) Each Commission shall be signed by each Commissioner then in office when the Commission issues.
(3) Each Commission shall be valid for five years from the date of issue and shall thereafter be renewable by the Commissioners on each fifth year anniversary date for an additional five-year period provided that the individual holding said commission has satisfactorily completed the requirements of 995 CMR 2.14(4).
(4) During each five years period, the Pilots are required to successfully complete appropriate training when available in at least two of each of the following skills, in rotation, so all will be completed each ten years:
(a) Bridge Resource Management, (or a refresher training if previously taken);
(b) Ship Handling on a Bridge Simulation (preferably with programs of harbors in District One), or Ship Handling Using Manned Models (preferably of vessels of the type calling at harbors in District One);
(c) ECDIS for Pilots, (or a refresher training if previously taken).
(5) New or different programs of training may be substituted for the foregoing on written application to and approval by the Commissioners.


995 CMR 2.14
Amended by Mass Register Issue 1378, eff. 11/16/2018.

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