46 U.S. Code Chapter 83 - MASTERS AND OFFICERS

Historical and Revision Notes

For certain vessels of the United States, chapter 83 prescribes the minimum number of licensed individuals (including masters), establishes the staff department consisting of medical and clerical personnel, restricts service under certain licenses issued without examination, and implements the Officers’ Competency Certificates Convention of 1936.

Editorial Notes

2021—Pub. L. 116–283, div. G, title LVXXXV [LXXXV], § 8503(a)(1), Jan. 1, 2021, 134 Stat. 4747, struck out item 8303 “Service under licenses issued without examination”.

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