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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 4. Conservation And Natural Resources
Agency 15. Department of Wildlife Resources
Chapter 440. Watercraft: Commercial Vessel Safety Equipment Requirements

4VAC15-440-30. Lifesaving equipment marking, storage and condition.

A. The lifesaving equipment required by this chapter must be legibly marked as required by the U.S. Coast Guard.

B. The lifesaving equipment designed to be worn, required in 4VAC15-440-20 subsections B, C and E, must be readily accessible as defined in 4VAC15-430-50.

C. Lifesaving equipment designed to be thrown, required in 4VAC15-440-20 D, must be immediately available as defined in 4VAC15-430-50.

D. The lifesaving equipment required by this section must be in serviceable condition as described in 4VAC15-430-70.

Statutory Authority

§§ 29.1-501, 29.1-502, 29.1-701, and 29.1-735 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 19, Issue 5, eff. January 1, 2003.

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