Adjourned The 98th meeting of the National Boating Safety Advisory Council (NBSAC) was held Oct. 10-12, 2017, Arlington, VA. Homeport is under renovation; watch this site for new links to meeting postings and Council-approved recommendations from its Regulatory Reform Task Subcommittee.
It's a wrap! NASBLA's 58th Annual Conference, adjourned in Rapid City, SD, on Sept. 13. Click for conference presentations.
Executive Board updates: Congratulations to Stephanie Weatherington, BLA Arkansas, for a successful year as NASBLA President! On Wed., Sept. 13, she passed the fid to Tom Guess, BLA Virginia, to kick off his year in the lead role on the Executive Board. Best wishes, Tom! And all the best to the newest member of the board, Dan Hesket, BLA Kansas, and to departing member, Darren Rider, BLA Tennessee, who'll relinquish his "Past President" slot to Stephanie.
Committee briefings: On Sun., Sept. 10, attendees were briefed on NASBLA policy committees' 2017 charge work. See written reports at the Charges/Products pages for Education & Outreach; Enforcement & Training; Engineering, Reporting & Analysis; Paddlesports; and Vessel Identification, Registration & Titling.