20.1608 Loading and unloading of vessels.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 20.1608]

The master or agent of a vessel shall employ sufficient skilled labor to insure expeditious loading and unloading of the vessel. The number required shall be determined by the Director. The Director is authorized to prescribe realistic time limits within which a vessel shall be loaded or unloaded. If a vessel is not loaded or unloaded within the time limits set by the Director pursuant to this section, he may order the vessel to vacate the dock if the dock is needed for loading or unloading of other vessels.

History: 1972, PL 12-49 § 11.