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Name: Merchant Shipping (Load Lines) Act, 1968 (No. 17 of 1968).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Seafarers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1968-06-23
Entry into force:
ISN: IRL-1968-L-85912
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line Irish Statute Book, Ireland PDF 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.
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