33 CFR 150.340 - What are the rules of navigation for tankers in the safety zone or area to be avoided?

§ 150.340 What are the rules of navigation for tankers in the safety zone or area to be avoided?
(a) A tanker must enter or depart the port's safety zone or area to be avoided in accordance with the navigation procedures in the port's approved operations manual as described in § 150.15(i) of this part.
(b) A tanker must not anchor in the safety zone or area to be avoided, except in a designated anchorage area.
(c) A tanker may not enter a safety zone or area to be avoided in which another tanker is present, unless it has been cleared by the person in charge of the port and no other tankers are underway.
(d) A tanker must not operate, anchor, or moor in any area of the safety zone or area to be avoided in which the net under keel clearance would be less than 5 feet.
[USCG-1998-3884, 71 FR 57651, Sept. 29, 2006, as amended by USCG-2013-0397, 78 FR 39182, July 1, 2013]

Title 33 published on 2014-07-01.

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Title 33 published on 2014-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 33 CFR Part 150 after this date.

  • 2015-04-09; vol. 80 # 68 - Thursday, April 9, 2015
    1. 80 FR 19118 - Deepwater Ports
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      DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, Coast Guard
      Notice of proposed rulemaking.
      Comments and related material must either be submitted to our online docket via http://www.regulations.gov on or before July 8, 2015 or must reach the Docket Management Facility by that date.
      33 CFR Parts 148, 149, and 150