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Vessel operators may not hear sound signals or voices if the engine is not adequately muffled.

  • All vessel engines must be equipped with an effective, permanently installed muffling system and be used to muffle the noise of the exhaust in a reasonable manner.
  • The use of cut-outs is prohibited.