46 U.S. Code § 60103 - Oath of ownership on entry
(a) Required Statement.— On entry of a vessel of the United States from a foreign port, the individual designated under subsection (b) shall state under oath that—
(1) the vessel’s certificate of documentation contains the names of all the owners of the vessel; or
(b) Person To Make Statement.— The statement under subsection (a) shall be made by—
Source(Pub. L. 109–304, § 9(b),Oct. 6, 2006, 120 Stat. 1674.)
|Revised Section||Source (U.S. Code)||Source (Statutes at Large)|
|R.S. § 4173.|
In subsection (a), the words “certificate of documentation” and “certificate” are substituted for “register” for consistency with chapter 121 of the revised title. In paragraph (2), the words “sold or” are omitted as unnecessary. The words “owned only by citizens of the United States” are substituted for “no foreign subject or citizen has . . . any share, by way of trust, confidence, or otherwise” for consistency in the revised title and to eliminate unnecessary words.