Part 95 Operating a Vessel While Under the Influence of Alcohol or a Dangerous Drug
Part 96 Rules for the Safe Operation of Vessels and Safety Management Systems
Part 97 Rules for the Safe Operation of Vessels, Stowage and Securing of Cargoes

Terms Used In CFR > Title 33 > Chapter I > Subchapter F - Vessel Operating Regulations

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Assistant U.S. Attorney: A federal prosecutor who represents the U.S. government and its citizens when a federal statute has been violated.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Donee: The recipient of a gift.
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Intangible property: Property that has no intrinsic value, but is merely the evidence of value such as stock certificates, bonds, and promissory notes.
  • Irrevocable trust: A trust arrangement that cannot be revoked, rescinded, or repealed by the grantor.
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Remainderman: One entitled to the remainder of an estate after a particular reserved right or interest, such as a life tenancy, has expired.
  • Revocable trust: A trust agreement that can be canceled, rescinded, revoked, or repealed by the grantor (person who establishes the trust).