Change The Water Road Traffic Regulations (Wvo)

Original Language Title: Änderung der Wasserstraßen-Verkehrsordnung (WVO)

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60. Regulation of the Federal Minister for transport, innovation and technology, which modifies the waterways traffic regulations (WVO)

On the basis of §§ 16 para 1 and 2 as well as 37 para 3 of the Shipping Act, Federal Law Gazette I no. 62/1997 idF BGBl I no. 50/2012, is the regulation of the Federal Minister for transport, innovation and technology concerning a waterways transport order (WVO), Federal Law Gazette II No. 289/2011 idF BGBl. II No 81/2012, amended as follows:

1. in section 1.01 lit. the expression 'Amphibious vehicles (floating, fahrtaugliche land vehicles)' is replaced by "Amphibious vehicles, as well as other floatable-made vehicles" d Z 2.

2. in section 1.10 subpara 1 lit. the expression "Prüfefunde" is replaced by "Test results" q.

3. the title of section 10.02 is as follows:

"General duty of care - water protection"

4. in section 11.09 Z 5 are on "h) the rules for the lay-up" following litera as lit. i referred to lit.o.

5. in section, the phrase "the highest navigable water level" is replaced by "883 cm" 20.02 Z 2.

6. at the end of the section may 20, no. 3 lit. e eliminates the comma and the word "and".

7 § 20.05 no. 3 lit. f is omitted.

8 paragraph 20.05 Z 4:



"The movement of riders, pushed convoys and coupling associations, the length of which total more than 18 m 120 m and their width overall, is forbidden 4. below channel kilometers 11,709."

9 § May 20 will be added following Nos. 14 and 15:



"14. when navigation on the Danube River in the area of the mouth of Danube Canal (river km 1919,4) at water levels of more than 600 cm at the level Wildungsmauer in accordance with section 20.01 Z 1 in the interest of the safety of shipping, or shipping police instructions to persons is prohibited, this prohibition applies also to the Danube Canal below channel km 7.9.

15 above channel km 7.9 the entire navigation is forbidden with a water level of more than 480 cm at the level of Sweden bridge."

10. in section 30.02, the expression "No. 4" is replaced by "No. 2" Z 3.

11. in annex 8, Figure 8a is replaced by the following figure:



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