Maine Revised Statutes

§87-A. Exceptions

1. Vessels exempt.  This subchapter does not apply to:
A. Vessels under enrollment; [1985, c. 389, §35 (NEW).]
B. Fishing vessels; [1985, c. 389, §35 (NEW).]
C. Vessels powered predominantly by sail; [1999, c. 355, §7 (AMD).]
D. [2011, c. 498, §1 (RP).]
E. All military ships navigating the Kennebec River to and from the Bath Iron Works Corporation for the purpose of accomplishing overhaul, repair, post shakedown availability and sea trials; and [2011, c. 14, §2 (AMD).]
F. Noncommercial foreign vessels with overall length of under 253 feet. [2015, c. 14, §1 (AMD).]
[ 2015, c. 14, §1 (AMD) .]
2. Limitation.  If any such vessel employs a pilot, the pilot is entitled to receive as compensation for that pilot's service pilotage fees in the amount established by the commission.
[ 1999, c. 355, §7 (AMD) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1985, c. 389, §35 (NEW). 1999, c. 355, §7 (AMD). 2011, c. 14, §§1-3 (AMD). 2011, c. 498, §1 (AMD). 2015, c. 14, §1 (AMD).