46 U.S.C.
United States Code, 2018 Edition
Title 46 - SHIPPING
Subtitle II - Vessels and Seamen
Part G - Merchant Seamen Protection and Relief
CHAPTER 107 - EFFECTS OF DECEASED SEAMEN
Sec. 10711 - Penalties
From the U.S. Government Publishing Office, www.gpo.gov

§10711. Penalties

An owner or master violating this chapter are each liable to the United States Government for a civil penalty of 3 times the value of the seaman's money, property, and wages involved or, if the value is not determined, of $200.

(Pub. L. 98–89, Aug. 26, 1983, 97 Stat. 574.)

Historical and Revision Notes
Revised sectionSource section (U.S. Code)
10711 46:623

Section 10711 provides penalties for masters and owners violating this chapter.