Navigation Rules and Regulations Handbook 2014

Navigation Rules and Regulations Handbook 2014

Agency Publisher: Homeland Security Dept., Coast Guard
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GPO Stock Number: 050-012-00517-6 ISBN: 9780160925665
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Description

This Handbook contains information on:
-International and Inland Rules of the Road and their respective Annexes
-Bridge-to-Bridge Radiotelephone Regulations
-Vessel Traffic Management Regulations
-Other pertinent regulations for waterway users 

CONTENTS
INTRODUCTION .....................i
LEGAL CITATIONS ..................iii
CONVERSION TABLE ...................iv
NAVIGATION RULES AND REGULATIONS
  • INTERNATIONAL AND INLAND NAVIGATION RULES
  • PART A|SUBPART A—GENERAL
       o Rule 1—Application ...................... 2
       o Rule 2—Responsibility ............ 4
       o Rule 3—General Definitions ............6
  • PART B|SUBPART B—STEERING AND SAILING RULES
       o  Section I—Conduct of Vessels in Any Condition of Visibility
        Rule 4—Application ................10
        Rule 5—Look-out ................... 10
        Rule 6—Safe Speed ............. 12
        Rule 7—Risk of Collision ................. 14
        Rule 8—Action to Avoid Collision ............... 16
        Rule 9—Narrow Channels ....................... 18
        Rule 10—Traffic Separation Schemes................ 20
       o Section II—Conduct of Vessels in Sight of One Another
         Rule 11—Application ................................. 22
        Rule 12—Sailing Vessels ......................... 22
        Rule 13—Overtaking .......................... 24
        Rule 14—Head-on Situation ........................ 24
        Rule 15—Crossing Situation ..................... 26
        Rule 16—Action by Give-way Vessel .............26
        Rule 17—Action by Stand-on Vessel .................. 26
        Rule 18—Responsibilities Between Vessels .............28
       o  Section III—Conduct of Vessels in Restricted Visibility
        Rule 19—Conduct of Vessels in Restricted Visibility .........30
  • PART C|SUBPART C—LIGHTS AND SHAPES
       o Rule 20—Application.................. 32
       o Rule 21—Definitions ...................34
       o Rule 22—Visibility of Lights ......................... 36
       o Rule 23—Power-driven Vessels Underway ............ 38
       o Rule 24—Towing and Pushing ......................46
       o Rule 25—Sailing Vessels Underway and Vessels Under Oars......60
       o Rule 26—Fishing Vessels ............... 68
       o Rule 27—Vessels Not Under Command or Restricted in Their Ability to
          Maneuver…74
       o Rule 28—Vessels Constrained by Their Draft / [Reserved]......86
       o Rule 29—Pilot Vessels ............................88
       o Rule 30—Anchored Vessels and Vessels Aground / Anchored vessels,
          aground and moored barges........90
       o Rule 31—Seaplanes ...................96
  • PART D|SUBPART D—SOUND AND LIGHT SIGNALS
       o Rule 32—Definitions ........................96
       o Rule 33—Equipment for Sound Signals..........96
       o Rule 34—Maneuvering and Warning Signals...............98
       o Rule 35—Sound Signals in Restricted Visibility.......102
       o Rule 36—Signals to Attract Attention............104
       o Rule 37—Distress Signals...........106
  • PART E|SUBPART E—EXEMPTIONS
       o Rule 38—Exemptions……………………108
ANNEXES – INTERNATIONAL AND INLAND NAVIGATION RULES
  • Annex I — Positioning and Technical Details of Lights and Shapes.....112
  • Annex II — Additional Signals for Fishing Vessels Fishing in Close
     Proximity / [Reserved]………126
  • Annex III — Technical Details of Sound Signal Appliances......128
  • Annex IV— Distress Signals.................134
  • Annex V — [Blank] / Pilot Rules ............137
INTERPRETATIVE RULES
Composite Units, Moored Vessels, and Unmanned Barges....138
PENALTY PROVISIONS..............140
IMPLEMENTING RULES
Certificate of Alternative Compliance—International & Inland.......142
Waters Upon Which Inland Rules 9(a)(ii), 14(d), 15(b) and 24(i) Apply.....145
COLREGS DEMARCATION LINES..........146
OPERATIONS OF VESSELS GENERALLY
Penalties for Negligent Operations and Interfering with Safe Operations...158
Duties Related to Marine Casualty Assistance and Information....159
Post Serious Marine Casualty Alcohol Testing..........160
Duty to Provide Assistance at Sea..............160
Injunctions.................160
Vessel Reporting Requirements...............160
Limitation of Liability for Coast Guard Vessel Traffic Service Pilots...161
VESSEL BRIDGE-TO-BRIDGE RADIOTELEPHONE REGULATIONS...162
VESSEL TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT............167
Table 161.12(c) - VTS and VMRS Centers, Call Signs/MMSI, Designated Frequencies, and Monitoring.....187

Audience: This handbook serves as the law for both professional and recreational mariners, so fishermen, sailors, or other boaters would be interested in this publication. In addition, it can be helpful for anyone working to receive a seamanship or captain’s license.

Other related products:

Navigation Rules, International-Inland can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/050-012-00407-2

Other navigational charts can be found at this link: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/catalog/transportation-navigation/almanacs-nav...

USACE navigational charts product collection can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/catalog/transportation-navigation/almanacs-nav...

Other resources for navigation by water can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/catalog/transportation-navigation/almanacs-nav...

United States Coast Guard (USCG) resources collection can be found here:  https://bookstore.gpo.gov/agency/599

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GPO Stock Number:
050-012-00517-6
ISBN:
9780160925665
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$25.00
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Publisher:
Homeland Security Dept., Coast Guard
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Year/Pages:
2014: 191 p.; ill.
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Supersedes: Navigation Rules, International, Inland
Key Phrases:
Navigation
International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (COLREGS)
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05/12/2017