46 U.S. Code § 4103 - Exemptions
(a) The Secretary may exempt a vessel from any part of this chapter if, under regulations prescribed by the Secretary (including regulations on special operating conditions), the Secretary finds that—
Source(Pub. L. 98–89, Aug. 26, 1983, 97 Stat. 529; Pub. L. 100–540, § 2,Oct. 28, 1988, 102 Stat. 2719.)
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Section 4103 contains an exemption from carrying fire extinguishers, for on a vessel competing in an organized race or a vessel designed and intended for racing only.
1988—Pub. L. 100–540added subsec. (a) and designated existing provisions as subsec. (b).