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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter WPart 199Subpart D → §199.271

Title 46: Shipping
Subpart D—Additional Requirements for Cargo Vessels

§199.271   Lifebuoys.

Each cargo vessel must carry the number of lifebuoys prescribed in table 199.271 of this section.

Table 199.271—Requirements for Lifebuoys on Cargo Vessels

Length of vessel in meters (feet) Minimum number of lifebuoys
Under 100 (328)8
100 (328) and under 150 (492)10
150 (492) and under 200 (656)12
200 (656) and over14

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