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Stowage: In place in the emergency
and motor lifeboats. Additional
flares may be stowed in a location
discretionary with the master.

Stowage: Vessel's portable magazine
chest.
Container: Metal cans having water-
tight top closing means.

Stowage: Vessel's portable magazine
chest.2

Stowage: In place within the lifeboat

or life raft or buoyant apparatus. Additional lights may be stowed in the pilothouse or navigating bridge.

Container: The container shall be constructed in accordance with specification requirements of the Commandant of the Coast Guard.

Stowage: In place attached to ring buoys, life rafts, and buoyant apparatus as required by Commandant of the Coast Guard. Spares shall be stowed in vessel's portable magazine chest.

Containers: Cylinders built to specifications of, and approved by Commandant of the Coast Guard.

Not carried as emergency equip. Not carried as emergency equipment ment on ferry vessels.

Not carried as emergency equip-
ment on ferry vessels.

Not carried as emergency equipment
on ferry vessels.

Not carried as emergency equipment
on ferry vessels.
Not carried as emergency equipment
on ferry vessels.

Stowage: In place attached to ring
buoys, life rafts, as required by
Commandant of the Coast Guard.
Spares shall be stowed in vessel's
portable magazine chest.

Containers: Cylinders built to spec

ifications of, and approved by
Commandant of the Coast Guard.

on car ferries.

Not carried as energency equipment on ferry vessels.

Not carried as emergency equipment on car ferries.

Not carried as emergency equipment
on car ferries.
Stowage: In place within the life-
boat, life raft and pilothouse.
Container: The container shall be
constructed in accordance with
specification requirements of the
Commandant of the Coast Guard.

Stowage: In place attached to ring buoys, life rafts, as required by Commandant of the Coast Guard. Spares shall be stowed in vessel's portable magazine chest.

Containers: Cylinders built to specifications of, and approved by Commandant of the Coast Guard.

[Order 74, 6 F.R. 516, Jan. 11, 1941, as amended by Order 103, 6 F.R. 1897, Apr. 11, 1941; CGFR 47-35, 12 F.R. 4184, June 27, 1947; 12 F.R. 4889, July 3, 1947; CGFR 52–8, 17 F.R. 6549, July 17, 1952; CGFR 52-16, 19 F.R. 4935, Aug. 6, 1954; CGFR 57-33, 22 F.R. 8721, Oct. 29, 1957; CGFR 58-9, 23 FR. 4989, June 28, 1959; CGFR 59-14, 24 F.R. 5277, June 30, 1959; CGFR 59-46, 24 F.R. 9392, Nov. 21, 1959; CGFR 62–11, 27 F.R. 5325, June 5, 1962; CGFR 64–83, 29 F.R. 18171, Dec. 22, 1964; CGFR 67-23, 23 F.R. 8161, June 7, 1967]

ARMING OF U.S. MERCHANT CARGO VESSELS

NOTE: Order 167, Nov. 17, 1940, 6 F.R. 5881, reads as follows: Armed merchant passengercarrying vessels of the United States shall be 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 a 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 ammunition.

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 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. 5882, 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 Sections Affected

Chap.

Table of CFR Titles and Chapters

Title 1-General Provisions

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

Chapter I-Parallel Table of Statutory Authorities and Rules

Title 3-The President

I

II

III

Proclamations

Executive Orders

Presidential Documents other than Proclamations and Executive
Orders

IV Codified Text of Selected Presidential Documents

V Executive Office of the President

Title 4-Accounts

I General Accounting Office

II Federal Claims Collection Standards (General Accounting Office-Department of Justice)

Title 5-Administrative Personnel

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IV Civil Service Commission (Equal Employment Opportunity) V International Organizations Employees Loyalty Board

VI Department of Defense

VII Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations
VIII National Capital Transportation Agency

IX Appalachian Regional Commission

X National Capital Housing Authority

XI United States Soldiers' Home

District of Columbia Redevelopment Land Agency

XIII National Commission on Product Safety

Title 6-[Reserved]

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