Authorized lock personnel shall be charged with the immediate control and management of a navigation lock, and of the area set aside as the lock area, including the lock approach channels. Such authorized personnel shall see that all laws, rules, regulations, and signs for the use of the lock and lock area are duly complied with, to which end any and all orders and directions necessary to compel compliance may be given by authorized personnel both to employees of the state and to any and every person within the limits of the lock or lock area, whether navigating the lock or not. No one shall cause any movement of any vessel, watercraft, or other artificial contrivance used as a means of transportation on the water in the lock or lock approaches except by or under the direction of the lock personnel.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 08/28/2015 and 11/15/2020
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 1541.03
Rule Amplifies: 1501.03, 1541.01, 1541.03 , 1541.09
Prior Effective Dates: 6/14/75, 7/1/83