Article 61. Any craft which owner resides in Laos and conducts
the business of transporting passengers or shipments along border
Rivers shall be properly registered according to the laws and regulations.
Such crafts shall stop at ports with customs or where the customs
are located, except in case of emergency; before loading or unloading
the commodities, the craft owner shall present the ship log and shipping
documents to the customs officers for control.
Before departing or after accosting the port or in case of and
inspection on board, the ship log and shipping documents shall be
presented to customs officers for control whether containing shipments
In case of sale, transfer, cession of the craft, or in case of
change to the features of the craft or cessation of navigation,
the craft's owner shall notify customs officers and relevant agencies
where the craft is registered within twenty days from such change.