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Kansas law designates the following dangerous operating practices as illegal.

Overloading or Overpowering is loading or powering the vessel beyond the safe load and horsepower limits, taking into consideration weather and other operating conditions. The safe load and horsepower limits for most vessels are shown on the capacity plate installed by the vessel manufacturer.

Unlawful Operation: Riding on the Stern

Improper Use is operating a vessel for purposes other than fishing or hunting in areas marked as fishing areas or hunting areas.