Page images
PDF
EPUB

RECREATIONAL BOAT SAFETY

HEARINGS

BEFORE THE

SUBCOMMITTEE ON COAST GUARD, COAST AND

GEODETIC SURVEY, AND NAVIGATION

OF THE

COMMITTEE ON
MERCHANT MARINE AND FISHERIES

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

NINETY-FIRST CONGRESS

SECOND SESSION

ON

H.R. 15041, H.R. 15140
BILLS TO PROVIDE FOR A COORDINATED NATIONAL

BOATING SAFETY PROGRAM

MARCH 23, 24 ; MAY 21, 22, 23; JUNE 11, 12, 17, 18; JULY 15, 16, 1970

Serial No. 91-30

Printed for the use of the
Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

19-610

WASHINGTON : 1970

COMMITTEE ON MERCHANT MARINE AND FISHERIES

EDWARD A. GARMATZ, Maryland, Chairman

LEONOR K. (MRS. JOHN B.) SULLIVAN,

Missouri
FRANK M. CLARK, Pennsylvania
THOMAS L. ASHLEY, Ohio
JOHN D. DINGELL, Michigan
ALTON LENNON, North Carolina
THOMAS N. DOWNING, Virginia
JAMES A. BYRNE, Pennsylvania
PAUL G. ROGERS, Florida
FRANK A. STUBBLEFIELD, Kentucky
JOHN M. MURPHY, New York
WILLIAM L. ST. ONGE, Connecticut
JOSEPH E. KARTH, Minnesota
WILLIAM D. HATHAWAY, Maine
WALTER B. JONES, North Carolina
RICHARD T. HANNA, California
ROBERT L, LEGGETT, California
MICHAEL A. FEIGHAN, Ohio
FRANK ANNUNZIO, Illinois
SPEEDY O. LONG, Louisiana
MARIO BIAGGI, New York
CHARLES H. GRIFFIN,” Mississippi

WILLIAM S. MAILLIARD, California
THOMAS M. PELLY, Washington
CHARLES A. MOSHER, Ohio
JAMES R. GROVER, JR., New York
HASTINGS KEITH, Massachusetts
G. ROBERT WATKINS, Pennsylvania
HENRY C. SCHADEBERG, Wisconsin
JOHN DELLENBACK, Oregon
HOWARD W. POLLOCK, Alaska
PHILIP E. RUPPE, Michigan
DANIEL E. BUTTON,: New York
GEORGE A. GOODLING, Pennsylvania
WILLIAM G. BRAY, Indiana
PAUL N. MCCLOSKEY, JR., California
LOUIS FREY, JR., Florida
JACK H. MCDONALD, Michigan

ROBERT J, ABLES, Chief Counsel

ERNEST J. CORRADO, Counsel
ROBERT J. McELROY, Chief Clerk
RICHARD N. SHAROOD, Minority Counsel

SUBCOMMITTEE ON Coast GUARD, COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY, AND NAVIGATION

FRANK M, CLARK, Pennsylvania, Chairman

ALTON LENNON, North Carolina
JAMES A. BYRNE, Pennsylvania
LEONOR K. (MRS. JOHN B.) SULLIVAN,

Missouri
PAUL G. ROGERS, Florida
WILLIAM L. ST. ONGE, Connecticut
WALTER B. JONES, North Carolina
FRANK A. STUBBLEFIELD, Kentucky
MICHAEL A. FEIGHAN, Ohio
MARIO BIAGGI, New York
CHARLES H. GRIFFIN," Mississippi

HASTINGS KEITH, Massachusetts
JAMES R. GROVER, JR., New York
G. ROBERT WATKINS, Pennsylvania
HENRY C. SCHADEBERG, Wisconsin
PHILIP E. RUPPE, Michigan
DANIEL E. BUTTON,: New York
JACK H. MCDONALD, Michigan
WILLIAM G. BRAY, Indiana

1 Died May 1, 1970. 2 Appointed May 14, 1970. 3 Resigned May 14, 1970.

CONTENTS

Page

Hearings held

March 23, 1970, Washington, D.C.

1

March 24, 1970, Washington, D.C.

89

May 21, 1970, Staten Island, N.Y.

109

May 22, 1970, North Lindenhurst, Long Island, N.Y.

131

May 23, 1970, Staten Island, N.Y.

161

June 11, 1970, Boston, Mass.

163

June 12, 1970, Boston, Mass.

187

June 17, 1970, Seattle, Wash.

203

June 18,
70, Seattle, Wash..

303

July 15, 1970, Washington, D.C.

355

July 16, 1970, Washington, D.C.

435

Text of

H.R. 15041.

3

H.R. 15140.

3

Executive Communication 1361 with section-by-section analysis..

35

Reports from

Defense Department (Navy)--

41

Interior Department..

41

National Council on Marine Resources and Engineering Development 43

State Department-

March 19, 1970.-

43

June 12, 1970.

43

Treasury Department.

44

Statement of

Aveni, Joseph C., executive chairman, Governor's Commission of

Boating Advisors, Belmont, Mass.-

178

Bailey, William, vice president Marketing and Sales, Columbian
Bronze Corp., Freeport, Long Island, N.Y.

140
Baker, Charles D., Deputy Under Secretary of Transportation.

51
Beghin, Donald L.,

supervisor, boating activities, Wisconsin Depart-
ment of Natural Resources.

435
Bevelander

, Edward, regional supervisor, New York State Conserva-
tion Dept.
, Division of Motor Boats, Melville, N.Y.

157
Boggs, Thomas Hale, Jr., legal counsel, Boating Industry Association

and National Association of Engine and Boat Manufacturers ... 143, 357
Brooks, Comdr. Richard B., Chief, Boating Standards Division,
Office of Boating Safety, U.S. Coast Guard.

51

Buxton, Winslow H., superintendent, Shilshole Bay Marina, Port of

Seattle, Wash..

308

Chadwick, Stephen F., Jr., the Interclub Association of Washington

220

Chesney, Alfred

162

Davidson, Clifford W., representative of Northwest Marine Industries,
Inc...

210

Dawson, George A.

161

Dellenback, Hon. John, a Representative in Congress from the State

of Oregon.-

Denaro, Michael, vice commodore, Massachusetts Bay Yacht Clubs

Association

187

De Wolf, Comdr. Clifford F., Assistant Chief, Legislation and Regu-

lations Division, Office of Chief Counsel, U.S. Coast Guard..

51

Dyke, Robert W., Michigan Department of Natural Resources

465

Garmatz, Hon. Edward A., a Representative in Congress from the

State of Maryland.

1

Gaston, William, chairman, Government Relations Committee,
Boating Industry Association -

143, 144

Grant, John F., counsel, of Washington, D.C.

133

[ocr errors]
« EelmineJätka »