Coast Guard reminds boaters Let’s Ride Alaska Act not applicable to passenger vessels

Coast Guard reminds boaters Let’s Ride Alaska Act not applicable to passenger vessels
JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard is reminding Alaska boaters that Alaska House Bill 132, otherwise known as the Let’s Ride Alaska Act, that brings ridesharing services such as Uber and Lyft to Alaska roadways, does not pertain to navigable waters of Alaska. Despite the bill’s concessions for allowing ridesharing services to operate within Alaska, boat owners are not permitted to provide charter...