46 CFR 71.50-17 - Eligibility requirements for the Alternative Hull Examination (AHE) Program for certain passenger vessels.
(4) It operates in a reduced risk environment such as a river or the protected waters of a lake; and
(b) In addition to the requirements in paragraph (a), the Officer in Charge, Marine Inspection (OCMI), will evaluate the following information when determining your vessel's eligibility for the AHE Program:
(3) The AHE Program application, as described in § 71.50-19 of this part.
(c) When reviewing a vessel's eligibility for the AHE program, the OCMI may modify the standards given by paragraph (a)(5) of this section where it is considered safe and reasonable to do so. In making this determination, the OCMI will consider the vessel's overall condition, its history of safe operation, and any other factors that serve to mitigate overall safety risks.
[USCG-2000-6858, 67 FR 21077, Apr. 29, 2002]
Title 46 published on 2014-10-01
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