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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter LPart 131Subpart G → §131.720


Title 46: Shipping
PART 131—OPERATIONS
Subpart G—Work Vests


§131.720   Use.

(a) An approved buoyant work vest is an item of safety apparel and may be carried aboard for wear by a crew member when working near or over the water.

(b) The vest may not count towards the vessel's complement of lifejackets.

(c) The vest may not be worn instead of a lifejacket during a drill.

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