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Name: International Maritime Act 2000 (Act No. 9 of 2000).
Country: Dominica
Subject(s): Seafarers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2000-10-13
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Acts, 2000-10-13, No. 9, pp. 111-205 (INFORM - P60189)
ISN: DMA-2000-L-58114
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=58114&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Acts, 2000-10-13, No. 9, pp. 111-205 (INFORM - P60189)
International Maritime Act (Consolidated Edition 2002) International Maritime Act (Consolidated Edition 2002) International Maritime Registry, Dominica PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2005-07-20)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the establishment of the Commonwealth of Dominica Maritime Administration for the purpose of operating an international ship registry for the Commonwealth of Dominica, and the creation of a Dominica Maritime Programme for ships on that registry. Chapter 1 deals with maritime administration, radio authority and vessel inspection. Chapter 2 provides for rules of navigation, documentation and identification of vessels, vessel measurement, bareboat charter Commonwealth of Dominica registration, and bareboat charter foreign registration. Chapter 3 deals with preferred ship mortages and maritime liens, Chapter 4 with carriage by sea, Chapter 5 with limitation of liability for maritime claims, Chapter 6 with civil liability for oil pollution damage, and Chapter 7 with investigation of wrecks and salvage.
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