03.00#00

    Laws and Regulations that Apply to Pleasure Craft

 
  Pleasure Craft Operator Competency Requirements  
 
  Proof of Competency 03.01#00

 
  Vessel Restrictions  

  Age / Horsepower Restrictions 03.02#00
  Noise Restrictions 07.09#00
  Speed Limits, Posted and Un-posted 03.04#00
  Prohibited Waters, Special Conditions 03.05#00

 
  Licensing, Registration, Labeling Requirements  

  Vessel Licenses, Registering, Hull Identification 03.06#00
  Engine Power and Capacity Label / Compliance Notice 03.07#00

 
  Inspections of Pleasure Craft  

  Pleasure Craft Inspection, Enforcement Officials 03.08#00

 
  Safety Equipment Requirements  

  Minimum Required Equipment 03.09#00
  Maintenance of Safety Equipment 03.10#00
  Distress Equipment 03.11#00

 
  Careless Operation  

 
  Requirement to Render Assistance  

  Consideration of Other Persons 03.12#00


 
  Rules for Safe Navigation  

  Maintaining a Look-out, Safe Speed 03.13#00
  Rules of the Road 03.14#00
  Navigation Lights 03.15#00
  Sound Signals 03.16#00

 
  Navigational Requirements  

  Charts and Nautical Publications   showing
Shipping Routes,   Ferries,   Lights,   Buoys,   Marks
Prevailing Navigational Conditions,   Tides,   Currents
03.17#00
 
 
  Requirement for Magnetic Compass 03.18#00

 
  Prohibition of Dumping of Pollutants  

  Pollution,   Cleanup,   Responsibility to Report 07.12#00