2012 California Codes
HNC - Harbors and Navigation Code
CHAPTER 3 - Mates and Seamen
Section 875

CA Harb & Nav Code § 875 (through 2013 Leg Sess) What's This?

A mate or seaman who deserts his vessel without cause, or who is justifiably discharged by the master during the voyage for misconduct, or for a theft of any part of the cargo or appurtenances of the vessel, or for a wilful injury thereto or to the vessel, forfeits all wages due for the voyage.

(Enacted by Stats. 1937, Ch. 368.)

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