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Title 33Chapter ISubchapter HPart 105Subpart B → §105.253

Title 33: Navigation and Navigable Waters
Subpart B—Facility Security Requirements

§105.253   Risk Group classifications for facilities.

Link to an amendment published at 85 FR 13516, Mar. 9, 2020.

(a) For purposes of the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) requirements of this subchapter, the following facilities subject to this part are in Risk Group A:

(1) Facilities that handle Certain Dangerous Cargoes (CDC) in bulk or receive vessels carrying CDC in bulk.

(2) Facilities that receive vessels certificated to carry more than 1,000 passengers.

(b) Facilities may move from one Risk Group classification to another, based on the material they handle or the types of vessels they receive at any given time. An owner or operator of a facility expected to move between Risk Groups must explain, in the Facility Security Plan, the timing of such movements, as well as how the facility will move between the requirements of the higher and lower Risk Groups, with particular attention to the security measures to be taken when moving from a lower Risk Group to a higher Risk Group.

[USCG-2007-28915, 81 FR 57712, Aug. 23, 2016]

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