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

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 20.1108]

(a) It is unlawful for any vessel to try her engine within the harbor limits without the permission of the Port Director.

(b) Any vessel trying her engines alongside of any wharf will be held responsible for any damage to wharves or vessels as a result of such trying of her engines.

(c) Any vessel, master or agent of vessels who violates section (a) & (b) above is subject to a summary fine of $500.00, and shall be liable for any damages caused by such violation.

History: 1962, PL 7-27 amd 1993, PL 23-2.