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Boat Massachusetts: Your Guide to Boating Laws and Responsibilities

Boat Massachusetts: Your Guide to Boating Laws and Responsibilities is the official boating handbook developed for the . The handbook introduces you to Massachusetts laws governing boating and provides general information about safe vessel operation.

Use this handbook to familiarize yourself with steps to make all your boating outings safe and enjoyable. Remember, safety on Massachusetts waterways is the responsibility of all boaters.

Topics include:

  • Vessel Basics
  • Navigation Rules
  • Nighttime Navigation
  • Emergencies
  • Personal Watercraft (PWC)
  • Boating Laws and Regulations
  • Required Equipment
  • Skiing
  • And much more…

The Massachusetts Boating Safety Handbook

Massachusetts Boating handbook

Massachusetts Boating Handbook

Free Version

This Massachusetts boating handbook is also available in a free PDF version.