46 U.S.C. § 70305 - Suspension of passenger services
|Cite as:||46 U.S.C. § 70305|
|Currency:||Current through P.L. 116-21 (6/12/2019)|
(b) PROHIBITION.-A passenger vessel common carrier, or a passenger vessel of the United States, may not operate in violation of a suspension under this section.
(1) DENIAL OF ENTRY.-If a person operates a vessel in violation of this section, the Secretary may deny the vessels of that person entry to ports of the United States.
(2) CIVIL PENALTY.-A person violating this section is liable to the United States Government for a civil penalty of not more than $50,000. Each day a vessel uses a prohibited port is a separate violation.
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