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Original name: Forskrift om helseundersøkelse av arbeidstakere på skip
Name: Ordinance (No. 1309 of 2001) respecting medical examination of workers on board ships.
Country: Norway
Subject(s): Seafarers - Occupational safety and health and welfare
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2001-10-19
Entry into force:
Published on: Norsk Lovtidend, Part I, 2001-11-30, Vol. 14, No. 1309, pp. 1-7, ISSN: 0333-0753
Unofficial English translation, Received Oct. 2005, 15 p.
ISN: NOR-2001-R-61382
Bibliography: Norsk Lovtidend, Part I, 2001-11-30, Vol. 14, No. 1309, pp. 1-7, ISSN: 0333-0753
Unofficial English translation, Received Oct. 2005, 15 p.
Legislation on-line in Norwegian Legislation on-line in Norwegian Lovdata, www.lovdata.no, Norway PDF in Norwegian PDF in Norwegian (consulted on 2011-11-14)
Abstract/Citation: Contains 22 sections covering, inter alia, objectives, scope of application, definitions, medical certificate for a person starting to work on board ship, period of validity of medical certificate, duty for ship captain to ensure the existence of valid medical certificates for all employees on board ship, medical examination (requirements to become approved ship physician, medical examination, medical certificate), appeal and application for exemption, special rules for European Union citizens and miscellaneous provisions. Repeals Ordinance (No. 237 of 1986) on the same subject, when the medical certificates drawn under that Ordinance expire, at the latest by 2004-01-01.
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