46 U.S. Code § 7501 - Duplicates
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(a) If a license, certificate of registry, or merchant mariner’s document issued under this part is lost as a result of a marine casualty, the holder shall be supplied with a duplicate without cost.
Source(Pub. L. 98–89, Aug. 26, 1983, 97 Stat. 545; Pub. L. 99–36, § 1(a)(9)(C),May 15, 1985, 99 Stat. 68.)
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Section 7501 (a) provides that if a license, certificate or document issued to an individual is lost due to a marine casualty, the individual will be supplied with a duplicate without cost.
Subsection (b) provides that if a license, certificate or document is lost for any reason other than a marine casualty, the seaman must pay a reasonable cost for the replacement.
1985—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 99–36substituted “certificate of registry, or merchant mariner’s document” for “certificate, or document”.
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