46 U.S. Code § 57304 - Eligible acquisition dates

At the option of the owner, the acquisition of an obsolete vessel under this chapter shall occur—
(1) when the owner contracts for the construction or purchase of a new vessel; or
(2) within 5 days of the actual date of delivery of the new vessel to the owner.

Source

(Pub. L. 109–304, § 8(c),Oct. 6, 2006, 120 Stat. 1662.)

Historical and Revision Notes
Revised Section Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)
57304
46 App.:1160(b) (2d sentence).
June 29, 1936, ch. 858, title V, § 510(b) (2d sentence), as added Aug. 4, 1939, ch. 417, § 7, 53 Stat. 1184; Pub. L. 87–401, subdiv. (1), Oct. 5, 1961, 75 Stat. 833; Pub. L. 91–469, § 35(a), Oct. 21, 1970, 84 Stat. 1035; Pub. L. 97–31, § 12(91), Aug. 6, 1981, 95 Stat. 161.

The words “At the option of the owner” are substituted for “if the owner so requests” for clarity.

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