[USC02] 46 USC 7105: Oaths
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46 USC 7105: Oaths Text contains those laws in effect on September 27, 2020
From Title 46-SHIPPINGSubtitle II-Vessels and SeamenPart E-Merchant Seamen Licenses, Certificates, and DocumentsCHAPTER 71-LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES OF REGISTRY

§7105. Oaths

An applicant for a license or certificate of registry shall take, before the issuance of the license or certificate, an oath, without concealment or reservation, that the applicant will perform faithfully and honestly, according to the best skill and judgment of the applicant, all the duties required by law.

( Pub. L. 98–89, Aug. 26, 1983, 97 Stat. 540 ; Pub. L. 111–281, title VI, §613, Oct. 15, 2010, 124 Stat. 2970 .)

Historical and Revision Notes
Revised sectionSource section (U.S. Code)
7105 46:229e



Section 7105 requires all individuals who wish to be issued a license or certificate of registry to take an oath before a government official that they will perform all the duties required by law according to their best skill and judgment.


2010-Pub. L. 111–281 struck out "before a designated official" after "an oath".