freight vessel

(15) “freight vessel” means a motor vessel of more than 15 gross tons as measured under section 14502 of this title , or an alternate tonnage measured under section 14302 of this title as prescribed by the Secretary under section 14104 of this title that carries freight for hire, except an oceanographic research vessel or an offshore supply vessel.

Source

46 USC § 2101(15)


Scoping language

None identified. Default scope is assumed to be the entire title.
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