COVID-19 Information Bulletins

01/05/2022COVID Restrictions at Valero Docks
10/26/2021Vaccine Requirement for International Travelers as it Applies to Foreign Crew Members Flying to the U.S.
09/14/2021MSIB 02-21ch3: COVID-19 Safety Requirements in the Maritime Transportation System: Change-3
06/21/2021No-Cost COVID-19 Vaccinations Available for Crew Members
06/04/2021CDC/USCG Options for Vessels with COVID Positive Crew
02/04/2021MSIB 02-21: MASK REQUIREMENT ON VESSELS – COVID-19 Safety Requirements in the Maritime Transportation System
01/26/2021President’s EO 13998 – Promoting COVID-19 Safety in Domestic and International Travel
11/18/2020SC 21-013: Temporary Change of Marine Desk location
04/28/2020MSIB 02-20: Update Novel Coronavirus Change 4
04/10/2020SC 20-030: Restriction on C1 (crewmembers in transit) Hoteling
04/06/2020MSIB 13-20: TWIC Operations
04/06/2020MSIB 12-20: COVID-19 – Vessel and Facility Response Plans
04/06/2020MSIB 08-20: Update 1 – COVID-19 and Mariner Credentials
04/05/2020NOBRA Pilots: Update-Procedures for Ordering Pilots
04/03/2020SC 20-029: Alternate Payment Options for Entry Summaries
04/03/2020Pilot Escorts
04/02/2020SC 20-028: – UPDATE-Temporary Vessel Entrance and Clearance Procedures
04/01/2020TWIC Enrollment Guidance Regarding COVID-19
03/30/2020SC 20-027: Customhouse Resumes Operations on Tuesday March 31, 2020
03/30/2020NOBRA Pilot Preservation & High Water Restrictions
03/30/2020MSIB 10-20: COVID-19 Guidance for Maritime Operators on Compliance with Federal Drug Testing Requirements
03/30/2020MSIB 11-20: COVID-19 Maintaining Maritime Commerce and Identification of Essential Maritime Critical Infrastructure Workers
03/27/2020SC 20-026: Temporary Change of Location for CBP Services March 28-30
03/26/2020SC 20-024: Temporary Vessel Entrance and Clearance Procedures – COVID-19 Response
03/25/2020Valero Meraux Updated Pre-arrival Checklist
03/25/2020NOBRA Requests Minimum Possible Detention Time
03/22/2020NOBRA Precautionary Protocols
03/21/2020SC 20-022: CBP Regional Carrier Liaison Group Notices – Presidential Proclamation – COVID-19
03/21/2020New Orleans Mayor Issues Mandate to Stay Home Excluding “Essential Services” Due to COVID-19
03/20/2020CRPPA Precautionary Measures
03/20/2020Bar Pilot Risk Management Plan
03/19/2020Department of Homeland Security Memo & Guidance on Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers
03/19/2020MSIB 07-20: Novel Coronavirus – Port and Facility Operations
03/18/2020Chalmette Refinery Instituting Enhanced Safety Protocols TODAY
03/18/2020Valero St. Charles New Pre-Arrival Checklist
03/18/2020USDA Letter #2 RE:COVID-19
03/17/2020MSIB O2-20 Update 3: Novel Coronavirus
03/17/2020MSIB 06-20: Vessel Reporting Requirements for Illness or Death
03/17/2020MSIB XX-035: COVID19 Vessel Precautions
03/17/2020Port NOLA Coronavirus Update
03/16/2020MSIB 02-20 Update 2: Novel Coronavirus
03/16/2020Valero Docks Safety Protocol in Effect March 16, 2020 Until Further Notice
03/13/2020USDA Letter on COVID-19
03/13/2020Bar Pilots: COVID-19 Precautions
03/12/2020Federal Pilots: COVID-19 LETTER
03/10/2020MSIB O2-20 (Update 1): Novel Coronavirus