State Pilotage Commission Rules and Regulations
|Title||250||Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management|
|Part||9||State Pilotage Commission Rules and Regulations|
|Type of Filing||Amendment|
|Regulation Status||Inactive View Active Rule|
|Effective||11/26/2003 to 02/12/2004|
Regulation Authority :
RIGL Chapters 46-9 and 46-9.1.
Purpose and Reason :
(1) To provide maximum safety from the dangers of navigation for vessels entering or leaving the waters of this state; (2) To maintain a state pilotage system devoted to the preservation and protection of lives, property, and vessels entering or leaving waters of this state at the highest standard of efficiency; and (3) To insure an adequate supply of pilots well qualified for the discharge of their duties.