46 CFR 131.740 - Shipboard inspections.
Each buoyant work vest must be subject to examination by a marine inspector, to determine its serviceability. If found serviceable, it may continue in service; but no buoyant work vest is stamped as inspected. If not found serviceable, and if determined irreparable by the inspector, a buoyant work vest must be destroyed in the presence of the inspector.
Title 46 published on 2015-12-02.
No entries appear in the Federal Register after this date, for 46 CFR Part 131.