Chemical Parcel-Tanker Law and Legal Definition

According to 46 USCS § 40102, chemical parcel-tanker means a vessel that has--

(A) a cargo-carrying capability consisting of individual cargo tanks for bulk chemicals that--

(i) are a permanent part of the vessel; and

(ii) have segregation capability with piping systems to permit simultaneous carriage of several bulk chemical cargoes with minimum risk of cross-contamination; and

(B) a valid certificate of fitness under the International Maritime Organization Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk.