46 U.S.C. § 30102 - U.S. Code - Unannotated Title 46. Shipping § 30102. Liability to passengers

(a) Liability. --The owner and master of a vessel, and the vessel, are liable for personal injury to a passenger or damage to a passenger's baggage caused by--

(1)  a neglect or failure to comply with part B or F of subtitle II of this title;  or

(2)  a known defect in the steaming apparatus or hull of the vessel.

(b) Not subject to limitation. --A liability imposed under this section is not subject to limitation under chapter 305 of this title.

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