Boating Under the Influence (BUI) in South Carolina

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Lake Wylie and the Catawba River are both popular spots for recreational water sports activities for residents of Rock Hill, South Carolina. But did you know that, just like there are laws for driving a car under the influence of drugs or alcohol, there are strict laws regarding boating while impaired, too?  Boating under the…

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The Consequences of Boating While Impaired in North Carolina

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In the state of North Carolina, the law prohibits operating a motorboat or vessel under the influence of drugs or alcohol. This violation is referred to as boating while impaired, or BUI, and has many similarities to North Carolina DWI convictions. According to NC law, a person can be convicted of a BUI for Operating a…

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Boating Safety: Rules & Regulations for North Carolina Boaters

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It is officially summer, and many of you are probably planning outings on Lake Wylie or Lake Norman over the next few months. Before you head out on your boat, it is important to know and follow the rules & regulations for boating in North Carolina. Boating Safety Boating safety goes beyond wearing a personal…

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