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The following are requirements for vessel operators on Mississippi waters.

  • All persons born after June 30, 1980, must have passed a boating education course approved by the MDWFP to operate a vessel legally.
  • In addition, a person younger than 12 years of age must be accompanied on board by someone who is at least 21 years old.
  • The boater safety certification card must be carried on board the vessel whenever the vessel is operated by someone required to have a certificate.
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