Load line requirements.
Assignment of load lines.
Load line surveys.
Load line certificate.
Delegation of authority.
Reciprocity for foreign vessels.
Providing loading information.
Detention of vessels.
Use of Customs Service officers and employees for enforcement.
Historical and Revision Notes
Chapter 51 provides for the assignment of load lines and issuance of load line certificates to vessels, and requires that certain classes of vessels be marked with load lines.
The table below lists the classification updates, since Jan. 3, 2012, for the contained sections. If there are multiple sections, they are presented in section number order (original document order).
The most recent Classification Table update that we have noticed was Tuesday, August 13, 2013
An empty table indicates that we see no relevant changes listed in the classification tables. If you suspect that our system may be missing something, please double-check with the Office of the Law Revision Counsel.