Legal Memorandum: Administration of the Harbors in VI

Issue: Who is in charge of administering the harbors in the Virgin Islands?

Area of Law: Admiralty & Maritime Law
Keywords: Harbors; Administration
Jurisdiction: Federal, Virgin Islands
Cited Cases: None
Cited Statutes: 29 V.I.C. § 543 (13); 25 V.I.R. & R. § 131-2
Date: 04/01/2001

           The administration of the harbors of the Virgin Islands has been delegated to VIPA.  See 29 V.I.C. § 543 (13); 25 V.I.R. & R. § 131-2.  The assignments of berths and the issuance of orders to maintain order at any landing place are specifically delegated to the Marine Manager of the port authority.  Id. 


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