TN 19 (09-01)

RS 02001.920 Crews of Ships Rule under the Chilean Agreement

A. POLICY

A person employed on a U.S. or Chilean ship who would otherwise be covered under the laws of both countries will be covered only by the country whose flag the ship flies. A ship is considered to fly the flag of the United States if it is an American vessel.

B. REFERENCES

American vessel defined, RS 01901.150

Coverage for crews of ships, RS 01901.170, RS 01901.450


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RS 02001.920 - Crews of Ships Rule under the Chilean Agreement - 06/24/2004
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:06/24/2004