The Code of Federal Regulations of the United States of America

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1994 - Administrative law
The Code of Federal Regulations is the codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the executive departments and agencies of the Federal Government.
 

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Page 191 - Where by any of these rules one of two vessels is to keep out of the way, the other shall keep her course and speed.
Page 150 - outer Continental Shelf" means all submerged lands lying seaward and outside of the area of lands beneath navigable waters...
Page 60 - aircraft" means any contrivance now known or hereafter invented, used, or designed for navigation of or flight in the air, except a parachute or other contrivance designed for such navigation but used primarily as safety equipment.
Page 188 - Nothing in these rules shall interfere with the operation of any special rules made by the Government of any nation with respect to...
Page 203 - ... height above the hull of not less than 20 feet, and if the breadth of the vessel exceeds 20 feet, then at a height above the hull...
Page 191 - When two sailing vessels are approaching one another so as to involve risk of collision, one of them shall keep out of the way of the other as follows...
Page 192 - A vessel constrained by her draught shall navigate with a particular caution having full regard to her special condition. (e) A seaplane on the water shall, in general, keep well clear of all vessels and avoid impeding their navigation. In circumstances, however, where risk of collision exists, she shall comply with the Rules of this Part.
Page 188 - ... of special construction or purpose cannot comply fully with the provisions of any of these Rules with respect to the number, position, range or arc of visibility of lights or shapes, without interfering with the military function of the vessel...
Page 189 - Vessels shall be deemed to be in sight of one another only when one can be observed visually from the other. (I) The term "restricted visibility...
Page 188 - In obeying and construing these Rules due regard shall be had to all dangers of navigation and collision, and to any special circumstances which may render a departure from the above Rules necessary in order to avoid immediate danger.

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