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FCC 80.1001
Revised as of October 1, 2020
Goto Year:2019 | 2021
  §  80.1001   Applicability.

   The Bridge-to-Bridge Act and the regulations of this part apply to the
   following vessels in the navigable waters of the United States:

   (a) Every power-driven vessel of 20 meters or over in length while

   (b) Every vessel of 100 gross tons and upward carrying one or more
   passengers for hire while navigating;

   (c) Every towing vessel of 7.8 meters (26 feet) or over in length,
   measured from end to end over the deck excluding sheer, while
   navigating; and

   (d) Every dredge and floating plant engaged, in or near a channel or
   fairway, in operations likely to restrict or affect navigation of other
   vessels. An unmanned or intermittently manned floating plant under the
   control of a dredge shall not be required to have a separate
   radiotelephone capability.

   [ 51 FR 31213 , Sept. 2, 1986, as amended at  57 FR 61012 , Dec. 23, 1992;
    58 FR 44954 , Aug. 25, 1993]


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