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20.1501 Responsibility

20.1502 Mooring lines.

20.1503 Fees-Exemption.

20.1504 Mooring buoys.


20.1501  Responsibility.

The mooring and unmooring of vessels and the shifting, fastening or releasing of lines of a vessel shall be arranged for by shipping agents. No such service may be provided by the govern-ment.


History: 1962, PL 7-27


20.1502  Mooring lines.

No person may make fast any rope or mooring lines to any wharf or part thereof, except to the mooring piles, bitts, or cleats provided for that purpose.


History: 1962, PL 7-27.


20.1503    Fees-Exemption.

(a) All vessels, except pleasure boats and vessels the home waters of which are in American Samoa, shall pay a service charge when entering Pago Pago Harbor.  The service charge shall be set by the Port Director.

(b) The Port Director may establish by regulation charges for anchoring and mooring vessels in territorial harbors. Such charges shall be in addition to the charges established in this title.


History: 1962, PL 7-27; 1966, PL 9-31; amd 1970, PL 11-114.


20.1504  Mooring buoys.

No mooring buoys may be installed in the harbor or channel without the authority of the Port Director and the Governor’s approval.


History: 1962, PL 7-27.