CFR46 Volume 1 Parts 1-40 Shipping 2017

Article number: 46-1

CFR46 Code of Federal Regulations -- Shipping
Volume 1 of 9 Parts 1-40
Title 46 is the portion of the Code of Federal Regulations that governs shipping within the United States for the United States Coast Guard, the United States Maritime Administration, and the United States Maritime Commission. Title 46 and Title 33 of the Code of Federal Regulations are usually consulted by Classification societies, engineering firms, deck officers on oceangoing vessels, and marine engineers.

CHAPTER I—Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security

SUBCHAPTER A—PROCEDURES APPLICABLE TO THE PUBLIC

1 Organization, general course and methods governing marine safety functions
2 Vessel inspections
3 Designation of oceanographic research vessels
4 Marine casualties and investigations
5 Marine investigation regulations—personnel action
6 Waivers of navigation and vessel inspection laws and regulations
7 Boundary lines
8 Vessel inspection alternatives
9 Extra compensation for overtime services

SUBCHAPTER B—MERCHANT MARINE OFFICERS AND SEAMEN

10 Merchant mariner credential
11 Requirements for officer endorsements
12 Requirements for rating endorsements
13 Certification of tankermen
14 Shipment and discharge of merchant mariners
15 Manning requirements
16 Chemical testing

SUBCHAPTER C—UNINSPECTED VESSELS

24 General provisions
25 Requirements
26 Operations
27 Towing vessels
28 Requirements for commercial fishing industry vessels

SUBCHAPTER D—TANK VESSELS

30 General provisions
31 Inspection and certification
32 Special equipment, machinery, and hull requirements
34 Firefighting equipment
35 Operations
36 Elevated temperature cargoes
38 Liquefied flammable gases
39 Vapor control systems
40[Reserved]