USCG - COMDTINST M3111.1B
CUTTER HOMEPORT DECISION PROCESS (CHDP)
|Publication Date:||12 July 2021|
This Manual establishes policies, procedures, roles, and responsibilities for implementing the Coast Guard Cutter Homeport Decision Process (CHDP) to achieve the following objectives:
a. Standardize the procedures for cutter homeport decisions and mandate their use within the Coast Guard fleet;
b. Incorporate a quantitative, analytical, and logical methodology into the CHDP to assist Coast Guard senior leaders with homeport decisions;
c. Ensure alignment with Reference (a) and sequencing of the homeport planning processes across organizational layers;
d. Inform Coast Guard budgetary planning efforts for major surface acquisitions and associated support infrastructure.