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Name: Ghana Maritime Security Act, 2004 (Act 675).
Country: Ghana
Subject(s): Seafarers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2004-11-01
Entry into force:
ISN: GHA-2004-L-88534
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line FAOLEX (Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations) PDF of Law in English PDF of Law in English (consulted on 2011-11-18)
Abstract/Citation: This Act establishes the Ghana Maritime Security Authority, defines its functions and powers, provides with respect to the administration of the Authority and provides rules relative various matters regarding ships and navigation. The Act provides a framework for the compliance with the International Management Code for the Safe Operation of Ships and for Pollution Prevention. It also refers to operations of oil tankers. In respect of each ship to which this Act applies, a security assessment shall be conducted and a security plan developed and implemented.
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