Derelict and Abandoned Vessels Seized by Enforcement Agencies
These vessels have been seized by reason of being derelict, abandoned, or both. Owners may reclaim their vessels at any time before the disposal date and time by paying all costs incurred by the enforcement agency in salvaging, towing, and storing the vessel and by establishing to the satisfaction of the enforcement agency that the owner is able to move the vessel to a place where the vessel can be lawfully kept. If a vessel is not reclaimed before the disposal date, title to the vessel and all personal property found in the vessel will vest with the enforcement agency and the enforcement agency may sell or otherwise dispose of the vessel and property.
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