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- Barge safety. McLellan III, Edward // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);6/6/94, Vol. 14 Issue 48, p1
Reports on the separate introduction of bills by Congressmen Gerry Studds and Billy Tauzin that focus on the safety regulation of inland navigation. Significance of barge accidents at New Orleans, Louisiana and Big Bayou Canot, Alabama; Requirements of the bills; Response of the towing industry...
- PROTECTING 'THE WASTES OF THE FORESHORE': THE FEDERAL NAVIGATIONAL SERVITUDE AND ITS ORIGINS IN THE STATE PUBLIC TRUST DOCTRINE. Longstreth, Benjamin // Columbia Law Review;Mar2002, Vol. 102 Issue 2, p471
Focuses on the federal navigational servitude in the U.S. Regulation of waterways by the federal government; Concept of navigational servitude; Association between navigational servitude and public trust doctrines.
- Obama backs sea freedom. // Filipino Post;6/14/2012, p9
The article presents information on the support of U.S. president Barack Obama for Philippines' freedom of navigation in the South China Sea.
- Navigation Act 1901 repealed in NSW. // Ausmarine;Jul2014, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p12
The article offers information on the Navigation Act 1901 of New South Wales in Australia which was recently repealed to improve the effectivity of maritime legislation.
- AMSA not a policing entity (says AMSA). Fladun, John // Ausmarine;Mar2014, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p4
A letter to the editor is presented in response to Steve Jones' Smooth Operators column published in the December 2013 issue.
- The FMC has a role, too. Everhard, Conrad // JoC Week;5/27/2002, Vol. 3 Issue 21, p38
Focuses on the security measures for the maritime industry in the U.S. Announcement of the conventions of the U.S. Commission on Ocean Policy; Emphasis on terrorism; Implementation of maritime security legislation.
- Whatever Floats Your Boat. Kline, Kristopher M. // Point of Beginning;Apr2011, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p46
The article focuses on the U.S. court case, Gwathmey v. State of North Carolina, and discusses the validity of the lunar tide test for recognizing the navigable waterways by the government and the people in North Carolina. It mentions the three categories of waterways defined by the court in the...
- Rules of the Road. LEAR, DAVE // Salt Water Sportsman;Feb2012, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p26
A quiz is presented concerning the international navigation rules for shipping.
- THE FURTHER EVOLUTION OF THE EVOLUTIONARY APPROACH TO TREATY INTERPRETATION. MCCAIG, ROBIN // Cambridge Law Journal;Jul2010, Vol. 69 Issue 2, p250
The article discusses a court case between Costa Rica and Nicaragua regarding navigational and related rights. This case involved the interpretation of the 1858 Treaty in Great Britain and its judgment was issued by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in July 2009. It says that the judgment...