A Review of Coast Guard Efforts to Improve Small Passenger Vessel Safety

Subcommittee: Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Date: Monday, March 21, 2022 Time: 01:00 PM Location: Santa Barbara City Hall Council Chambers 735 Anacapa Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 and videoconferencing via Zoom


The purpose of this hearing is to explore small passenger vessel safety in light of recent maritime casualties and to examine the effectiveness and implementation status of recent safety legislation.

Hearing time: 1pm EDT/10am PDT


  1. The Honorable Jennifer Homendy
    National Transportation Safety Board
  2. Rear Admiral John W. Mauger
    Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy
    United States Coast Guard