46 U.S. Code § 2106 - Liability in rem

§ 2106.
Liability in rem

When a vessel is made liable in rem under this subtitle, the vessel may be libeled and proceeded against in the district court of the United States for any district in which the vessel is found.

Historical and Revision Notes

Revised section

Source section (U.S. Code)

2106

46:170(14)

46:216e(e)

46:390d

46:391a(14)(C)

46:436

46:462

46:481(c)

46:497

46:526o

46:672(j)

46:1484(b)

Section 2106 provides that when a vessel is made liable in rem the vessel may be libeled and proceeded against in a United States district court.

Amendments

2006—Pub. L. 109–304 substituted “the district court of the United States for any district” for “a district court of the United States”.

 

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