Code Annotated

20.0312 Identification number.

The owner of any vessel required to be number…

20.0320 Safety equipment required.

(a) Every vessel shall have aboard such safet…

20.0321 Vessel liveries-Records and safety equipment.

(a) The owner of a vessel livery shall cause…

20.0322 Mufflers on motorboats.

The exhaust of every internal combustion engi…

20.0330 Operation of motorboats or vessels.

(a) A person may not use or give permission f…

20.0331 Duties of persons involved in accidents.

(a) It is the duty of the operator of a vesse…

20.0332 Towing water skiers and surfers- Regulations.

(a) No person may operate a vessel on any wat…

20.0333 Regattas, races, marine parades, tournaments, and exhibitions.

(a) The Department of Public Safety may autho…

20.0340 Civil liability of vessel owners.

The owner of a vessel is liable for any injur…

20.0341 Filing and publication of regulations.

(a) A copy of the regulations adopted pursuan…

20.0342 Enforcement of chapter.

Members of the police force of the Department…

20.0343 Violation-Penalty.

(a) Any person violating any of the provision…

20.0401 Illegal trade restraints.

No person may directly or indirectly, in resp…

20.0405 Authority to purchase and use vessels for public transportation-Cargo rates.

(a) For the reason that, as the Legislature f…

20.1101 Definitions.

The following definitions shall apply in this…

20.1102 Observance and promulgation of regulations.

(a) The regulations contained in this chapter…

20.1103 Berthing.

The berthing of vessels at wharves shall be a…

20.1104 Permission for harbor movement.

Vessels desiring to anchor, moor, shift berth…

20.1105 Cables to be ready to veer.

Vessels anchored or moored in the harbor shal…

20.1106 Duty to aid Port Director.

The master of every vessel and crew thereof,…

20.1107 Permission required to cast off.

No person, without the consent of the port di…

20.1108 Trying of engines-Permission required-Liability for damage.

(a) It is unlawful for any vessel to try her…

20.1109 Anchors to be kept clear and ready.

All vessels entering or leaving port shall ke…

20.1110 Notification of times for arrival and departure.

The master, agents, or owners of a vessel arr…

20.1111 Harbor speed.

Except in cases of actual emergency, all vess…

20.1112 Inability or refusal to comply with regulations.

If by reason of there being no person aboard…

20.1113 Wharf approach obstruction.

No vessel may anchor in any fairway of any ch…

20.1114 Wharf damage.

It shall be the responsibility of the owner,…

20.1115 Violation-Penalty.

(a) A person, vessel owner, or master of a ve…

20.1116 Violation-Emergency order.

The Port Director may summarily order a perso…

20.1117 Cleanup Fund.

(a) There is established in the Treasury of A…

20.1118 Executive Secretary of the Environmental Quality Commission as trustee–Use of fund.

(a) All moneys in the Cleanup Fund establishe…

20.1119 Borrowing authority.

The Executive Secretary of the Environmental…

20.1201 Designated-Requirements-Vessels in distress.

(a) The port of Pago Pago shall be the only p…

20.1202 Notice of illegal entry.

If any vessel not in distress enters or attem…

20.1301 Boarding vessel prior to pratique prohibited.

(a) The Director of Health or his representat…

20.1302 Duty to obey Director of Medical Services.

Ships entering the port of Pago Pago are requ…

20.1303 Bill of health and list of passengers and crew.

The captain or other officer in command of an…

20.1304 Authority to inspect and order precautions.

The Director of Health or his representative…

20.1305 Duty to detain persons on board.

The captain or other officer in command of an…

20.1306 Reimbursement of medical expenses.

Prior to granting clearance to any vessel, th…

20.1307 Promulgation of rules and regulations.

The Director of Health or his representative…

20.1308 Violation of quarantine—Penalty.

(a) Any person who departs from the limits of…

20.1309 Violation-Penalty.

Any person who violates any provision of, or…

20.1401 Pilot fees compulsory.

Pilotage is not compulsory, but regular pilot…

20.1402 Requests for pilots.

(a) Requests for pilots shall be made to the…

20.1403 Determination of fees.

(a) Pilotage fees shall be based on the draft…

20.1404 Exemption.

Any vessel that carries passengers or freight…

20.1405 Payment of fees.

Pilot fees shall be paid by all vessels prior…

20.1406 Damage to piloted vessel.

Masters of vessels shall be responsible for t…