|Name:||Merchant Shipping (Load Lines) Act, 1968 (No. 17 of 1968).|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Bibliography:||Act on-line Irish Statute Book, Ireland PDF (consulted on 2011-02-01)
|Abstract/Citation:||Makes further provisions with respect to load lines for ships. Implements the International Convention on Load Lines signed in London on the 5th day of April, 1966.
Repeals the following:
- Merchant Shipping (Safety and Load Line Conventions) Act, 1933, The whole Act (so far as unrepealed) excluding subsections (1) and (3) of section 58 and sections 63 and 67;
- Merchant Shipping (Amendment) Act, 1939, Sections 3 and 4;
- Merchant Shipping (Safety Convention) Act, 1952, Sections 32 and 34;
- Merchant Shipping Act, 1966, Section 15.