No person shall
operate a self-propelled water-ski or surf board on the waters of the state.
For the purpose of this regulation, a self-propelled water-ski or surf board is
a vessel propelled by machinery, which:
Has a width not greater than twenty-four inches, or
(2) Is capable of carrying at least one
individual who while operating the vessel, has no means of steerage other than
by shifting his or her body weight.
(b) No person shall operate any device on the
waters of the state, which tows a waterskier who controls the direction and
speed of the motorized towing device using remote control lines.
(c) No person shall operate a wing-in-ground
effect vessel on or over waters of this state unless approval is granted by the
Commissioner for recreational operation or from the United States Coast Guard,
captain of the port for research and development or commercial operations. For
the purposes of this subsection a "wing-in-ground effect vessel" is a vessel
that is capable of operating completely above the surface of the water on a
dynamic cushion created by aerodynamic lift due to the ground effect between
the vessel and the water surface.
Conn. Agencies Regs.
Effective August 25, 1987;
Amended March 9, 2004