33 CFR 177.03 - Definitions.
As used in this part:
(b)Boat means any vessel -
(2) Leased, rented, or chartered to another for the latter's noncommercial use; or
(3) Operated as an uninspected passenger vessel subject to the requirements of 46 CFR chapter I, subchapter C.
(c)Coast Guard Boarding Officer means a commissioned, warrant, or petty officer of the Coast Guard having authority to board any vessel under the Act of August 4, 1949, 63 Stat. 502, as amended ( 14 U.S.C. 89).
(e)Use means operate, navigate, or employ.