§ 115.11. Personal flotation devices.

 It is unlawful to operate a boat carrying passengers for hire unless it carries sufficient, serviceable United States Coast Guard approved wearable personal flotation devices in accordance with §  97.1 (relating to personal flotation devices) to provide one for the maximum number of passengers and crew members indicated on the certificate. It is unlawful to operate a boat carrying passengers for hire unless it carries an additional number of personal flotation devices suitable for children equal to at least 10% of the maximum capacity of the boat. If more than 10% of the passengers are children, additional personal flotation devices sized for children are required.

Authority

   The provisions of this §  115.11 amended under the Fish and Boat Code, 30 Pa.C.S. § §  5123 and 5124.

Source

   The provisions of this §  115.11 amended March 7, 1997, effective March 8, 1997, 27 Pa.B. 1156; amended November 20, 2015, effective January 1, 2016, 45 Pa.B. 6679. Immediately preceding text appears at serial pages (365111) to (365112).



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