46 U.S. Code § 31307 - State statutes superseded
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This chapter supersedes any State statute conferring a lien on a vessel to the extent the statute establishes a claim to be enforced by a civil action in rem against the vessel for necessaries.
Source(Pub. L. 100–710, title I, § 102(c),Nov. 23, 1988, 102 Stat. 4741.)
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Section 31307 provides for preemption of State laws to the extent a claim for necessaries is enforced by a civil action in rem in admiralty against the vessel.