20.1601 Beginning and end of dockage.

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(a) Dockage shall begin against a vessel when:

(1) making fast to a wharf, dolphin, or other structure;

(2) occupying a berth immediately alongside a wharf;

(3) making fast to a vessel alongside a wharf or to another vessel already made fast to a vessel alongside a wharf;

(4) the first boat, raft, lighter, etc., reaches a wharf.

(b) Dockage shall continue upon such vessel until she is completely freed from and vacates her mooring or until the last boat, raft, lighter, etc., leaves a wharf.

History: 1962, PL 7-27.