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Name: Nigerian Maritime Labour Act, 2003 (Act No. 10 of 2003).
Country: Nigeria
Subject(s): Seafarers; Dock workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2003-06-25
Entry into force:
ISN: NGA-2003-L-87603
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line The Senate, National Assembly, Nigeria PDF of Act PDF of Act (consulted on 2011-08-23)
Abstract/Citation: Part I - Establishment of the Joint Maritime Labour Industrial Council and its Functions
Part II - Staff of the Council
Part III - Financial Provisions
Part IV - Registration of Dock Workers, Stevedoring Companies, Terminal Operators
Part V - Registration of Seafarers and Seafarer Employers
Part VI - Obligations of Registered Dock Workers, Seafarers, Stevedoring Companies, Jetty and Terminal Operators
Part VII - Conditions of Service of Dock Workers and Seafarers
Part VIII - Establishment of Maritime Labour Monitoring Committee etc.
Part IX - Establishment of a Pool of Dock Workers and Seafarers
Part X - Establishment of Maritime Labour Welfare Disengagement Fund
Part XI - Legal Proceedings
Part XII - Miscellaneous

Repeals the Nigerian Dock Labour Act (Act No. 37 of 1999)

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