33 CFR 168.40 - Applicable waters and number of escort vessels.

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§ 168.40 Applicable waters and number of escort vessels.
The requirements of this part apply to the following waters:
(a) Prince William Sound: Each tanker to which this part applies must be escorted by at least two escort vessels in those navigable waters of the United States within Prince William Sound, Alaska, and the adjoining tributaries, bays, harbors, and ports, including the navigable waters of the United States within a line drawn from Cape Hinchinbrook Light, to Seal Rocks Light, to a point on Montague Island at 60°14.6′ North, 146°59′ West, and the waters of Montague Strait east of a line between Cape Puget and Cape Cleare.
(b) Puget Sound and certain associated waters: Each tanker to which this part applies must be escorted by at least two escort vessels in those navigable waters of the United States and Washington State east of a line connecting New Dungeness Light with Discovery Island Light and all points in the Puget Sound area north and south of these lights. This area includes all the navigable waters of the United States within Haro Strait, Rosario Strait, the Strait of Georgia, Puget Sound, and Hood Canal, as well as those portions of the Strait of Juan de Fuca east of the New Dungeness-Discovery Island line.

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  • 2013-08-19; vol. 78 # 160 - Monday, August 19, 2013
    1. 78 FR 50335 - Double Hull Tanker Escorts on the Waters of Prince William Sound, Alaska
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      DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, Coast Guard
      Interim rule with request for comments.
      This interim rule is effective September 18, 2013. Comments and related material must either be submitted to our online docket via http: //www.regulations.gov on or before November 18, 2013 or reach the Docket Management Facility by that date.
      33 CFR Part 168

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Title 33 published on 2013-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 33 CFR 168 after this date.

  • 2013-08-19; vol. 78 # 160 - Monday, August 19, 2013
    1. 78 FR 50335 - Double Hull Tanker Escorts on the Waters of Prince William Sound, Alaska
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, Coast Guard
      Interim rule with request for comments.
      This interim rule is effective September 18, 2013. Comments and related material must either be submitted to our online docket via http: //www.regulations.gov on or before November 18, 2013 or reach the Docket Management Facility by that date.
      33 CFR Part 168