(1) 30 cents per ton on a vessel built in the United States but owned in any part by a subject of a foreign country.
(2) 50 cents per ton on other vessels not of the United States.
(3) 50 cents per ton on a vessel of the United States having an officer who is not a citizen of the United States.
(4) $2 per ton on a foreign vessel entering from a foreign port or place at which vessels of the United States are not ordinarily allowed to enter and trade.
(1) is owned only by citizens of the United States; and
(2) after entering a port of the United States, becomes documented as a vessel of the United States before leaving that port.
(Pub. L. 109–304, §9(b), Oct. 6, 2006, 120 Stat. 1677.)
|Source (U.S. Code)||Source (Statutes at Large)|
|60302(a)||46 App.:121 (1st sentence, 5th sentence words before semicolon, last sentence words after semicolon).||R.S. §4219 (1st, 2d sentences, 4th sentence words before semicolon, last sentence words before 1st semicolon and after last semicolon); Feb. 27, 1877, ch. 69, §1, 19 Stat. 250.|
|60302(b)||46 App.:121 (4th sentence words before proviso).|
|60302(c)||46 App.:121 (4th sentence proviso).||Mar. 4, 1915, ch. 171, §1, 38 Stat. 1193.|
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