§ 1177–1. Small fishing vessel construction reserves
In addition to any other vessel which may be deemed an “eligible vessel” and a “qualified vessel” under section 1177 of this Appendix, a commercial fishing vessel under five net tons but not under two net tons—
(1) which is constructed in the United States and, if reconstructed, is reconstructed in the United States;
shall be considered to be an “eligible vessel” and a “qualified vessel” for the purposes of such section 1177 of this Appendix.