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Old 10-15-2013
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Re: "Paying" friends wanting to go on the boat.

Yes, you need to have a captain's license ("Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessels License" specifically) to accept payment to take people out on your boat.

Without that I think your only legal option would be to put the boat into a charter fleet.
boats that I sail on regularly: Pearson 28-2, Rondar 505, Yankee 30, Blanchard Junior
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