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Does the Coast Guard have jurisdiction on inland waters IE: Lakes, rivers, Etc.?
I am speaking specifically about things like having to have a C.G. approved flame arrester on your boat if you have an Inboard.
 

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The United States Coast Guard is the nation's leading maritime law enforcement agency and has broad, multi-faceted jurisdictional authority. The specific statutory authority for the Coast Guard Law Enforcement mission is given in 14 USC 2, "The Coast Guard shall enforce or assist in the enforcement of all applicable laws on, under and over the high seas and waters subject to the jurisdiction of the United States." In addition, 14 USC 89 provides the authority for U.S. Coast Guard active duty commissioned, warrant and petty officers to enforce applicable U.S. law. It authorizes Coast Guard personnel to enforce federal law on waters subject to U.S. jurisdiction and in international waters, as well as on all vessels subject to U.S. jurisdiction (including U.S., foreign and stateless vessels).

Looks to me like they can go anywhere they want to but they don't have jurisdiction in your driveway. :D
 

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Yep, Even seen them on Lake WA for Sockeye madness last season Tup:
 

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The CG has jurisdiction on all "Navigatable" waters. This is all waters where "ships" can navigate. In Washington this means all SALT, the Columbia River, Lk Union/Lk Washington, and actually Lk Sammamish. This may not be a complete list.
 
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