46 CFR § 32.52-10 - Bilge pumps and piping on tank vessels constructed or converted prior to November 19, 1952 - TB/ALL.

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§ 32.52-10 Bilge pumps and piping on tank vessels constructed or converted prior to November 19, 1952 - TB/ALL.

(a) On tank vessels, the construction or conversion of which was started prior to November 19, 1952, bilge pumps and piping which do not fully comply with the regulations of this subchapter shall be made as nearly equal to the requirements for tank vessels constructed on or after November 19, 1952, as is necessary in the interest of safety.

(b) Bilge suctions from hold spaces containing independent cargo tanks may be connected to cargo pumps or stripping pumps, provided the installation complies with the requirements of § 32.52-5(b).

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