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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter MPart 140 → Subpart A

Title 46: Shipping

Subpart A—General

§140.100   Purpose.
§140.105   Applicability and delayed implementation for existing vessels.

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§140.100   Purpose.

This part contains the health, safety, and operational requirements for towing vessels and the crewmembers serving onboard them.

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§140.105   Applicability and delayed implementation for existing vessels.

This part applies to all towing vessels subject to this subchapter.

(a) With the exception §140.500, which has a later implementation date, an existing towing vessel must comply with the requirements in this part no later than either July 20, 2018 or the date the vessel obtains a Certificate of Inspection (COI), whichever date is earlier.

(b) The delayed implementation provisions in paragraph (a) of this section do not apply to a new towing vessel.

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