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Name: Merchant Shipping (Agreements) Act, (Act No. 3 of 1888 as amended up to Act No. 18 of 1989)
Country: Antigua and Barbuda
Subject(s): Seafarers - Conditions of work: articles of agreement, wages, hours of work and paid leave
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1888-12-31
Entry into force:
ISN: ATG-1888-L-70236
Bibliography: Act online Act online Parliament of Antigua and Barbuda PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-10-14)
Abstract/Citation: Provides that agreements are to be made between the between the master of the ship and the seamen aboard. The agreement is to include wages due, duration of the contract and rules on board the ship.

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