Laws of the United States Relating to Navigation and the Merchant Marine

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1895 - 456 páginas

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Ascertainment of gross tonnage
21
Net tonnage
24
Vessels exempt from measurement
27
Place of registry
28
Form of register
29
Custody and surrender of register
31
Change of build
32
Mortgage and bill of sale
33
Sale to alien
34
Failure to deliver former register
35
Change of trade 36 Method of enrollment and license 37 Oath of master and owner
37
Fees
38
Duration of license 42 Surrender of license
39
Enrollment and license to corporations
40
Change of master
41
Special provision for enrollment and license
42
Record of Americanbuilt vessels owned by aliens
43
Offenses against the registry
44
Offenses against enrollment and license laws
45
Shipping articles in foreign trade
55
Discharge in foreign trade
61
Allotment of wages in foreign trade
67
Offenses and punishment
75
Jurisdiction over American seamen in foreign ports and foreign seamen
81
LIABILITY OF OWNERS MASTERS AND SHIPPERS
92
Inspection of hulls and lifesaving appliances
99
Loading safety valve
104
Stairways and deck room
106
Inflammable or explosive cargo
108
Carriage of passengers
110
Certificate of inspection
111
Exhibit of laws
112
Liability for damage
114
IMMIGRANT SHIPS 124 Accommodations
115
Light and air
117
Provisions
118
Discipline and cleanliness
119
Explosives cattle
120
Boarding vessel passenger list
121
Inspection
122
GENERAL PILOT LAWS 135 General pilot laws
124
TONNAGE TAX 136 Rates of tax
126
Discriminating tonnage taxes
127
Alien tonnage taxes in exceptional cases
128
Light money in exceptional cases
129
DISCRIMINATION AND RETALIATION 143 Discrimination against American vessels
130
Discrimination against products of the United States
132
Vessels of nations not assimilated by treaty to American vessels
133
Discriminating duties
134
ENTRY AND CLEARANCE 149 Clearance
135
Form of manifest
136
Form of clearance
137
Enrolled and licensed vessels in foreign trade
138
Deposit of papers
139
War documents passports sea letters
140
Negal boarding of vessel
141
Boarding and search of vessel
142
Exemption from forfeiture
146
Moieties informers and customs officers awards
147
Procedure
149
Limitation of time
151
Oaths of masters and owners
152
ENTRY OF MERCHANDISE 171 Definitions
153
Ports of entry
154
Manifest for Treasury Department
155
Bond of cargo for reexport
156
Transfer of infported merchandise for export
157
Owners or consignees entry of merchandise
158
Vessels exempt from entry
159
Entry of wines and distilled spirits 16C 185 Sea stores
160
Coal
161
Special permit to unlade by night
176
Supervision of unlading
177
Limit of time for unlading
179
Weighing gauging and measuring 180
180
Post entry
181
Returns of unlading cargo
182
Vessels in distress
183
Obstruction by ice
184
Transportation to special ports
185
Immediate delivery
187
Salvage of merchandise
189
Bond of firm or partnership
190
Fraudulent importation of merchandise
191
Bribery and solicitation of bribes
192
TARIFF PROVISIONS DIRECTLY RELATING TO VESSELS 222 Rates of duty
193
Prohibited imports
194
Consuls services to vessels
196
Naval officer acting as consul
197
COMMERCE WITH CONTIGUOUS COUNTRIES 227 Vessels anil vehicles
198
Manifests
199
Customs inspection
200
Permit at frontier
202
Saloon stores
203
Entry from one district to another
204
Discharging cargo and passengers
205
Touching at foreign ports
206
DOMESTIC COMMERCE 243 Great districts
208
Entry within a great district
209
Clearance for another great district
210
Entry to another great district
211
Exemption on the Mississippi and tributaries
212
Registered vessels in the coasting trade
213
Foreign vessels barred froin coasting trade
214
Foreign tugboats
215
Forfeiture of vessel and merchandise
216
TRADE WITH ALASKA 257 Subject to coasting laws
217
Procedure
218
SEAL FISHERIES 261 Act of February 21 1893
219
Provisions of Revised Statutes
224
QUARANTINE AND BILLS OF HEALTH 264 Consalar bill of health
227
Quarantine regulations
228
Quarantine inspection
230
Penalties
231
Removal of cargo
232
Removal of custoinhouse
233
IMMIGRATION 272 Heal money
234
Inspection
236
Foreign convicts to be deported
237
Appeals in certain cases 213
243
Act of September 13 1888 as amended October 1 1888
249
Revised Statutes as amended March 3 1875
257
United States mail agencies abroad
266
REMISSION OF FINES AND PENALTIES
272
Care of cattle in domestic trade
279
RULES TO PREVENT COLLISIONS
286
Proposed international rules of 1890
293
Limits of application of international and inland or local rules
303
River navigation
314
Assistance by United States vessels
315
General obstructions
321
ANCHORAGE GROUNDS
331
MISCELLANEOUS
338
CRIMES
347
Barratry
351
SLAVE TRADE 1
357
PROTECTION OF SUBMARINE CABLES
363
Steamboat Inspection Service
375
Immigration Bureau
382
LightHouse Board
389
Abandonment of seamen 351
421
vessels
451

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Página 313 - Nothing in these rules shall exonerate any vessel, or the owner or master or crew thereof, from the consequences of any neglect to carry lights or signals, or of any neglect to keep a proper look-out, or of the neglect of any precaution which may be required by the ordinary practice of seamen, or by the special circumstances of the case.
Página 302 - ... between the two vessels shall make the overtaking vessel a crossing vessel within the meaning of these rules, or relieve her of the duty of keeping clear of the overtaken vessel until she is finally past and clear.
Página 299 - Every vessel may, if necessary in order to attract attention in addition to the lights which she is by these rules required to carry, show a flare-up light or use any detonating signal that cannot be mistaken for a distress signal.
Página 291 - When two steam vessels are meeting end on, or nearly end on, so as to involve risk of collision, each shall alter her course to starboard, so that each may pass on the port side of the other.
Página 299 - ... feet above the hull, one such light, and at or near the stern of the vessel, and at such a height that it shall be not less than f1fteen feet lower than the forward light, another such light.
Página 292 - In obeying and construing these rules, due regard shall be had to all dangers of navigation and collision, and to any special circumstances which may render a departure from the above rules necessary in order to avoid immediate danger.
Página 287 - ... (c.) On the port side, a red light, so constructed as to show an uniform and unbroken light over an arc of the horizon of ten points of the compass, so fixed as to throw the light from right ahead to two points abaft the beam...
Página 95 - ... faults or errors in navigation or in the management of said vessel, nor shall the vessel, her owner or owners, charterers, agent, or master be held liable for losses arising from dangers of the sea or other navigable waters, acts of God, or public enemies, or the inherent defect, quality, or vice of the thing carried, or from insufficiency of package, or seizure under legal process, or for loss resulting from any act or omission of the shipper or owner of the goods, his agent or representative,...
Página 294 - On the starboard side a green light so constructed as to show an unbroken light over an arc of the horizon of ten points of the compass, so fixed as to throw the light from right ahead to two points abaft the beam...
Página 311 - The exhibition of any light on board of a vessel of war or revenue-cutter of the United States may be suspended whenever, in the opinion of the Secretary of the Navy, the commander in chief of a squadron, or the commander of a vessel acting singly, the special character of the service may require it.

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