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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter HPart 78 → Subpart 78.35

Title 46: Shipping

Subpart 78.35—Communication Between Deckhouses

§78.35-1   When required.

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§78.35-1   When required.

On all vessels navigating in other than protected waters, where the distance between deckhouses is more than 46 meters (150 feet) a fixed means of facilitating communication between both ends of the vessel, such as a raised fore and aft bridge or side tunnels, must be provided. Previously approved arrangements may be retained so long as they are maintained in good condition to the satisfaction of the Officer in Charge, Marine Inspection.

[CGD 95-027, 61 FR 26004, May 23, 1996]

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