Puget Sound Marine Firefighting Commission was established to link local marine interests in the state of Washington in a single forum and to act collectively on behalf of those interests to include the following functions:
No activities of the Commission shall usurp federal, state or local authorities or jurisdictions.
Members of the Commission shall be organizations which represent a definable segment of the community with an interest in marine operations and/or marine firefighting. Member organizations general have a designated primary and alternate representative.
Advisors are also sought from those members of the community of local, state, federal and international governmental agencies that have an interest in marine operations and/or marine firefighting and who are constrained from full voting membership.
The Commission is incorporated in the state of Washington and has a Board of Directors consisting of no less than five members.