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Name: Harbors and Navigation [A.S.C.A. Title 20].
Country: United States of America - American Samoa
Subject(s): Seafarers; Fishers; Dock workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1971
Entry into force:
ISN: USA-1971-L-105137
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute (PacLII) PDF of Code as amended to 2013 PDF of Code as amended to 2013 (consulted on 2017-09-22)
Abstract/Citation: The purpose of this chapter to establish certain standards for the protection and promotion of the health, safety and general welfare of people of the Territory of American Samoa; to encourage the orderly scheduling and safe operation of vessels in interisland and coastwise traffic in American Samoa and adjacent waters; to promote the public health, safety and general welfare by preventing unfair competition by and between vessels operating in American Samoa; to provide for fair and uniform rates, procedures, and regulations dealing with vessels operating in interisland and coastwise shipping in American Samoa and adjacent waters.

01 (Reserved)
02 Marine Inspection, Certification, License
03 Boat Operations
04 Regulation of Trade
05 Abandoned and Derelict Vessels Act
06-10 (Reserved)
11 Harbor General Provisions
12 Ports of Entry
13 Pratique
14 Pilotage
15 Mooring and Unmooring
16 Dockage and Wharfage
17 Health and Safety

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