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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter LPart 128Subpart D → §128.440


Title 46: Shipping
PART 128—MARINE ENGINEERING: EQUIPMENT AND SYSTEMS
Subpart D—Design Requirements for Specific Systems


§128.440   Bilge systems.

(a) Except as provided by this section, each bilge system must comply with §§56.50-50 and 56.50-55 of this chapter.

(b) If the steering room, engine room, centerline passageway, forward machinery space, and compartment containing the dry-mud tanks are the only below-deck spaces that must be fitted with bilge suctions, the vessel may be equipped to the standards of §§56.50-50 and 56.50-57 of this chapter applicable to a dry-cargo vessel of less than 55 meters (180 feet) in length.

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