To ensure that it strengthens internal policies and controls over pilot rates and its finances, the board should instruct the inland pilot to collect and remit the training surcharge and report these collections to the board.
The board demonstrated that it instructed the inland pilot to begin collecting and remitting the pilot trainee training surcharge and the inland pilot is doing so. The inland pilot has acknowledged the instruction and will commence collection of the surcharge beginning with his next trip. (See 2011-406, p. 101)
Agency responses received after June 2013 are posted verbatim.