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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter EPart 45Subpart E → §45.185


Title 46: Shipping
PART 45—GREAT LAKES LOAD LINES
Subpart E—Unmanned River Barges on Lake Michigan Routes


§45.185   Tow limitations.

(a) Barges must not be manned.

(b) No more than a total of three barges per tow may operate on the Milwaukee, St. Joseph, and Muskegon routes. A mixed tow of load-lined and exempted barges is still limited to three barges on those routes.

(c) Tows must not be more than 5 nautical miles from shore.

[USCG-1998-4623, 67 FR 19690, Apr. 23, 2002, as amended at 75 FR 70604, Nov. 18, 2010]

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