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Original name: Sjömanslag (1973:282).
Name: Seamen's Act (No. 282 of 1973).
Country: Sweden
Subject(s): Seafarers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1973-05-18
Entry into force:
Published on: Svensk Författningssamling, 1973, No. 282
ISN: SWE-1973-L-15684
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=15684&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Svensk Författningssamling, 1973, No. 282
Act online in Swedish, Consolidated Text Act online in Swedish, Consolidated Text Regeringskansliets rättsdatabaser, Notisum AB, www.notisum.se, Sweden, 8 pp. PDF of Act as amended to Act 2014:919 PDF of Act as amended to Act 2014:919 (consulted on 2015-05-07)
Abstract/Citation: The consolidation of the Act includes a total of 31 amending texts through July 2014 (up to Act 2014:919). The consolidated text includes various amendments.

Contains 12 sections and 76 articles concerning, inter alia:

Section 1: Introductory provisions.
Section 2: The employment contract.
Section 3: Position of the ship.
Section 4: Ship Board.
Section 5: Free trip.
Section 6: Wage and health care due to illness or injury, etc.
Section 7: Work on ships.
Section 8: Coercive measures.
Section 9: Special provisions.
Section 10: Supervision.
Section 11: Liability.
Section 12: Jurisdiction.
Amending text(s):
Related text(s):

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