33 CFR 100.119 - Newport-Bermuda Regatta, Narragansett Bay, Newport, RI

§ 100.119 Newport-Bermuda Regatta, Narragansett Bay, Newport, RI

(a)Regulated area. The regulated area includes all waters of Narragansett Bay, Newport, RI, within the following points (NAD 83):

Latitude Longitude
41°27′51″ N 071°22′14″ W
41°27′24″ N 071°21′57″ W
41°27′09″ N 071°22′39″ W
41°27′36″ N 072°22′55″ W
In the event that weather conditions prohibit a safe race start within the approach to Newport Harbor, the race will begin offshore and the following regulated area applies (NAD 83):
Latitude Longitude
41°26′04″ N 071°22′16″ W
41°25′36″ N 071°21′58″ W
41°25′45″ N 071°22′40″ W
41°25′49″ N 071°22′56″ W

(b)Special local regulations.

(1) The Coast Guard patrol commander may delay, modify, or cancel the race as conditions or circumstances require.

(2) No person or vessel may enter, transit, or remain in the regulated area unless participating in the event or unless authorized by the Coast Guard patrol commander.

(3) Vessels encountering emergencies which require transit through the regulated area should contact the Coast Guard patrol commander on VHF Channel 16. In the event of an emergency, the Coast Guard patrol commander may authorize a vessel to transit through the regulated area with a Coast Guard designated escort.

(4) All persons and vessels shall comply with the instructions of the Coast Guard on-scene patrol commander. On-scene patrol personnel may include commissioned, warrant, and petty officers of the U.S. Coast Guard. Upon hearing five or more short blasts from a U.S. Coast Guard vessel, the operator of a vessel shall proceed as directed. Members of the Coast Guard Auxiliary may also be present to inform vessel operators of this regulation and other applicable laws.

(c)Effective date. This section is in effect on June 21, 1996, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and biennially thereafter on a date and times published in a Federal Register document.

[CGD01-96-025, 61 FR 32332, June 24, 1996]

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Title 33 published on 03-May-2017 03:57

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 33 CFR Part 100 after this date.

  • 2017-05-24; vol. 82 # 99 - Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    1. 82 FR 23731 - Special Local Regulation, Temporary Anchorages and Safety Zones: Sail Boston 2017; Port of Boston, MA
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      Final rule.
      This rule is effective without actual notice from May 24, 2017 until June 22, 2017, except that the suspension of § 110.138 is effective from 8:00 a.m. on June 16, 2017, through 4:00 p.m. on June 17, 2017. For the purposes of enforcement, actual notice will be used from the date the rule was signed, May 15, 2017, until May 24, 2017.
      33 CFR Parts 100, 110, and 165