Page images
PDF
EPUB

ARMING OF U.S. MERCHANT CARGO VESSELS

NOTE: Order 167, Nov. 17, 1940, 8 FR, 5881, reads as follows: Armed merchant passengercarrying vessels of the United States shall bo exempt from the application of the provisions of subsection (4) of R.S. 4472, as amended; to the extent that such vessels may accept, transport, carry, convey, store, stow, or use on board such high explosives as are necessary for such armament when said high explosives are accepted, transported, carried, conveyed, stored, stowed, or used in accordance with the provisions of $$ 147.06-2 to 147.06-5, inclusive, of the regulations governing explosives or other dangerous articles on board vessels. § 147.06-1 Authorization.

Armed cargo vessels of the United States may accept, transport, carry, convey, store, stow or use such high explosives as are necessary for such armament when said high explosives are accepted, transported, carried, conveyed, stored, stowed or used in accordance with the provisions of $$ 147.06–2 to 147.06–5. [Order 168, 6 F.R. 5882, Nov. 19, 1941) § 147.06-2 Storage of high explosives.

Magazines shall be provided on board the vessel for the storage of high explosive ammunition (either fixed or separate loaded). Magazines may be located in an upper tween deck or a shelter deck cargo space, or in any other compartment below the weather deck, and adjacent to the gun mount, provided such magazines are not located over, under or adjacent to passenger spaces. The maximum separation possible shall be maintained between any magazine and any space allotted to the use of passengers or crew. Magazines shall not be constructed in bearing with the collision bulkhead nor with a bulkhead forming a boiler room, engine room, coal bunker

or galley boundary. If it is necessary to construct such magazines in proximity to these bulkheads, a cofferdam space of at least 4 feet shall be provided between the bulkhead and the magazine side. Consistent with the above restrictions magazines shall be constructed in locations selected by the Navy Department. A "ready" supply of shells may be stowed in "ready boxes" on deck adjacent to the gun mount. These "ready boxes" shall be as provided by, or constructed to & design furnished by, the Bureau of Ships, Navy Department. (Order 168, 6 F.R. 5882, Nov. 19, 1941] $ 147.06-3 Storage of small-arms am.

munition. Small-arms ammunition having all the component parts necessary for one firing, all in one assembly, may be stowed in boxes or lockers in a location adjacent to the gun mounts, such location to be selected by the Navy Department. Boxes or lockers for the stowage of smallarms ammunition shall be as provided by, or constructed to a design furnished by, the Bureau of Ships, Navy Department. [Order 168, 6 F.R. 5882, Nov. 19, 1941) § 147.06-4 8 147.06.

Care of ammunition. The loading, stowage, handling and use of all ammunition intended for the guns mounted on the vessel shall be under the control of the commander of the armed guard or other representative of the Navy Department. (Order 168, 6 F.R. 6882, Nov. 19, 1941] § 147.06–5 Construction of magazines.

Magazines shall be constructed in accordance with specifications furnished by or approved by, the Bureau of Ships, Navy Department. (Order 168, 6 F.R. 5882, Nov. 19, 1941)

FINDING AIDS

A list of current CFR volumes, a list of superseded CFR volumes, and a list of CFR titles, subtitles, chapters, subchapters and parts are included in the subject index volume to the Code of Federal Regulations which is published separately and revised annually.

Table of CFR Titles and Chapters
Alphabetical List of CFR Subtitles and Chapters
List of CFR Sections Affected

Table of CFR Titles and Chapters

Title 1-General Provisions
Chap.
I Administrative Committee of the Federal Register

Appendix A—Guide to record retention requirements
Appendix B-List of acts requiring publication in the Federal

Register
Appendix C—Guide to Federal Register Finding Aids

Title 2—The Congress
I Parallel Table of Statutory Authorities and Rules

Title 3—The President
I Proclamations
II Executive Orders
III Presidential Documents other than Proclamations and Executive

Orders
IV Codified Text of Selected Presidential Documents
V Executive Office of the President

Title 4-Accounts 1 General Accounting Office II Federal Claims Collection Standards (General Accounting Of

fice-Department of Justice) III Cost Accounting Standards Board

Title 5-Administrative Personnel
I Civil Service Commission
III Office of Management and Budget
IV Civil Service Commission (Equal Employment Opportunity)

V International Organizations Employees Loyalty Board
VI Department of Defense
VII Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations
IX Appalachian Regional Commission

X National Capital Housing Authority
XI United States Soldiers' Home
XII District of Columbia Redevelopment Land Agency
XIII National Commission on Product Safety
XIV Federal Labor Relations Council and Federal Service Impasses

Panel

Chap.

I Cost of Living Council
II Pay Board
III Price Commission
IV Internal Revenue

Title 7-Agriculture
SUBTITLE A-Office of the Secretary of Agriculture

Subtitle B--Regulations of the Department of Agriculture
I Agricultural Marketing Service (Standards, Inspections, Mar-

keting Practices), Department of Agriculture II Food and Nutrition Service, Department of Agriculture III Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Department of

Agriculture IV Federal Crop Insurance Corporation, Department of Agriculture

V Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture VI Soil Conservation Service, Department of Agriculture VII Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service (Agricultural

Adjustment), Department of Agriculture VIII Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service (Sugar), De

partment of Agriculture IX Agricultural Marketing Service (Marketing Agreements and

Orders; Fruits, Vegetables, Nuts), Department of Agriculture x Agricultural Marketing Service (Marketing Agreements and

Orders; Milk), Department of Agriculture XI Agricultural Marketing Service (Marketing Agreements and

Orders; Miscellaneous Commodities), Department of Agri

culture XII Statistical Reporting Service (Agricultural Statistics), Depart

ment of Agriculture XIV Commodity Credit Corporation, Department of Agriculture

XV Foreign Agricultural Service, Department of Agriculture XVI Rural Telephone Bank, Department of Agriculture XVII Rural Electrification Administration, Department of Agriculture XVIII Farmers Home Administration, Department of Agriculture XXI Foreign Economic Development Service, Department of Agri

culture
XXIV Board of Contract Appeals, Department of Agriculture

XXV Export Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
XXVI Office of the Inspector General, Department of Agriculture

Title 8—Aliens and Nationality
I Immigration and Naturalization Service, Department of Justice
II Office of Alien Property, Department of Justice

« PreviousContinue »