USCG - COMDTINST M3111.1
Cutter Homeport Decision Process (CHDP)
|Publication Date:||1 August 2015|
PURPOSE. This Manual establishes policies, procedures, roles, and responsibilities for implementing the Coast Guard Cutter Homeport Decision Process to achieve the following objectives:
a. Standardize the procedures for cutter homeport decisions and mandate their use within the post-modernization Coast Guard;
b. Incorporate a quantitative analytical methodology into the cutter homeport decision process to assist Coast Guard senior leaders;
c. Ensure adequate alignment with Reference (a) and sequencing of the homeport planning processes across organizational layers;
d. Inform Coast Guard major acquisition and shore infrastructure support budgetary planning efforts.