Senate Amendment 3416


PAG LIN




     1  1    Amend the House amendment, S=3387, to Senate File
     1  2 49, as passed by the Senate, as follows:
     1  3 #1.  Page 1, by striking lines 5 through 17 and
     1  4 inserting the following:
     1  5    <<Sec.    .  Section 462A.12, Code 2007, is amended
     1  6 by adding the following new subsection:
     1  7    NEW SUBSECTION.  14.  A person shall not operate a
     1  8 vessel on the waters of this state under the
     1  9 jurisdiction of the commission unless every person on
     1 10 board the vessel who is under thirteen years of age is
     1 11 wearing a type I, II, III, or V personal flotation
     1 12 device, including "float coats" that meet this
     1 13 definition, that is approved by the United States
     1 14 coast guard, while the vessel is under way.  This
     1 15 subsection does not apply when the person under
     1 16 thirteen years of age is in an enclosed cabin or below
     1 17 deck, or is a passenger on a commercial vessel with a
     1 18 passenger capacity of twenty=five persons or more.>
     1 19 #   .  Page 1, by inserting after line 4 the
     1 20 following:
     1 21    <Sec.    .  WARNING CITATIONS == TWELVE=MONTH
     1 22 PERIOD.  During the twelve=month period beginning on
     1 23 the effective date of this section of this Act
     1 24 amending section 462A.12, peace officers shall issue
     1 25 only warning citations for violations of section
     1 26 462A.12, subsection 14, as enacted by this Act.
     1 27    Sec.    .  EFFECTIVE DATE.  The section of this Act
     1 28 amending section 462A.12, being deemed of immediate
     1 29 importance, takes effect upon enactment.>
     1 30 #   .  Title page, by striking lines 1 and 2 and
     1 31 inserting the following:  <An Act relating to certain
     1 32 vessels operated on state waters and providing for a
     1 33 penalty and an effective date.>>
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     1 37 MICHAEL E. GRONSTAL
     1 38 SF 49.203 82
     1 39 rh/es/7850
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