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Original name: قانون رقم 2 لسنة 2018 بشأن قواعد التسجيل والسلامة الخاصة بالسفن الصغيرة
Name: Law No.2 of 2018 on Registration and Safety Rules for Small Ships.
Country: Bahrain
Subject(s): Seafarers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2018-01-18
Entry into force:
ISN: BHR-2018-L-109175
Bibliography: Legislation online in Arabic Legislation online in Arabic Bahrain Legislation & Legal Opinion Commission Online, Bahrain PDF in Arabic PDF in Arabic (consulted on 2019-12-05)
Abstract/Citation: This Law applies to small vessels (ie those of less than 150 ton) whatever their purpose of use.
The Law establishes " The Small Ships Registry" and shall be under the jurisdiction of the Coast Guard Command in the Ministry of the Interior.
Bahraini nationals who owns unregistered vessels must apply for registration within one month of the date this Law comes into force.
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