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Author: Ronald O’Rourke, Specialist in Naval Affairs

Release Date: 3/1/2019

Number of Pages:  49

Price: $19.95

This report provides background information and potential oversight issues for Congress on the Coast Guard?s programs for procuring 8 National Security Cutters (NSCs), 25 Offshore Patrol Cutters (OPCs), and 58 Fast Response Cutters (FRCs). The Coast Guard?s proposed FY2019 budget requested a total of $705 million in acquisition funding for the NSC, OPC, and FRC programs.