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Name: Merchant Shipping Act, 1992 (No. 2 of 1992).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Seafarers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1992-03-11
Entry into force:
ISN: IRL-1992-L-85905
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line Irish Statute Book, Ireland PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-02-01)
Abstract/Citation: Makes further provisions with relation to the safety of passenger ships, passenger boats, fishing vessels and leisure crafts. Amends the Merchant Shipping Act, 1894 to 1983.

Repeals the following:
- Merchant Shipping Act, 1894, Sections 271 to 286 and section 288
- Merchant Shipping Act, 1906, Sections 21, 22 and 27
- Public Health Acts Amendment Act, 1907, In section 94, the words "or to be used for carrying passengers for hire" in subsection (1), the words ", nor shall any person carry or permit to be carried passengers for hire in any pleasure boat or vessel not so licensed or at any time during the suspension of the licence for the boat or vessel" in subsection (3) and subsection (5)
- Merchant Shipping (Safety Convention) Act, 1952, Section 17 (1)
- Merchant Shipping Act, 1966, Section 19 (1)
- Merchant Shipping Act, 1981, Sections 7 and 9
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