CFR33 V1 1-124 2017 Navigation and Navigable Waters

Article number: 33-1

This book contains parts 1 to 124, Chapter I Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security.
Title 33—NAVIGATION AND NAVIGABLE WATERS is composed of three volumes. The contents of these volumes represent all current regulations codified under this title of the CFR as of July 1, 2017.


1 General provisions
2 Jurisdiction
3 Coast Guard areas, districts, marine inspection zones, and captain of the port zones
4 OMB control numbers assigned pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act
5 Coast Guard Auxiliary
6 Protection and security of vessels, harbors, and waterfront facilities
8 United States Coast Guard Reserve
13 Decorations, medals, ribbons and similar devices
17 United States Coast Guard general gift fund
19 Waivers of navigation and vessel inspection laws and regulations
20 Rules of practice, procedure, and evidence for formal administrative proceedings of the Coast Guard
23 Distinctive markings for Coast Guard vessels and aircraft
25 Claims
26 Vessel bridge-to-bridge radiotelephone regulations
27 Adjustment of civil monetary penalties for inflation

Index to Subchapter A--General

40 Cadets of the Coast Guard
45 Enlistment of personnel
49 Payment of amounts due mentally incompetent Coast Guard personnel
50 Coast Guard Retiring Review Board
51 Coast Guard Discharge Review Board
52 Board for Correction of Military Records of the Coast Guard
53 Coast Guard whistleblower protection
54 Allotments from active duty pay for certain support obligations
55 Child Development Services

Index to Subchapter B--Military Personnel 60 [Reserved]

62 United States aids to navigation system
64 Marking of structures, sunken vessels and other obstructions
66 Private aids to navigation
67 Aids to navigation on artificial islands and fixed structures
70 Interference with or damage to aids to navigation
72 Marine information
74 Charges for Coast Guard aids to navigation work
76 Sale and transfer of aids to navigation equipment

Index to Subchapter C--Aids to Navigation 80 COLREGS demarcation lines

81 72 COLREGS: Implementing Rules
82 72 COLREGS: Interpretative Rules

Index to Subchapter D--International Navigation Rules

84 Annex I: Positioning and technical details of lights and shapes
85 Annex II: Additional signals for fishing vessels fishing in close proximity
86 Annex III: Technical details of sound signal appliances
87 Annex IV: Distress signals
88 Annex V: Pilot rules
89 Inland navigation rules: implementing rules
90 Inland rules: Interpretative rules

Index to Subchapter E--Inland Navigation Rules

95 Operating a vessel while under the influence of alcohol or a dangerous drug
96 Rules for the safe operation of vessels and safety management systems

Index to Subchapter F--Vessel Operating Regulations

100 Safety of life on navigable waters

Index to Subchapter G--Regattas and Marine Parades

101 Maritime Security: General
102 Maritime Security: National maritime transportation security [Reserved]
103 Maritime security: Area maritime security
104 Maritime security: Vessels
105 Maritime security: Facilities
106 Marine Security: Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) facilities
107 National Vessel and Facility Control Measures and Limited Access Areas

Index to Subchapter H--General Maritime Security

109 General
110 Anchorage regulations

Index to Subchapter I--Anchorages

114 General
115 Bridge locations and clearances; administrative procedures
116 Alteration of unreasonably obstructive bridges
117 Drawbridge operation regulations
118 Bridge lighting and other signals

Index to Subchapter J--Bridges

120 Security of passenger vessels

Index to Subchapter K--Security of Vessels