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Name: Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951)
Country: Namibia
Subject(s): Seafarers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1951-06-27
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately (consolidation 2002)
ISN: NAM-1951-L-74661
Bibliography: Printed separately (consolidation 2002)
Abstract/Citation: Chapter I: Administration
Chapter II: Recording, registering and licensing of ships
Chapter III: certificates of competency, service and qualification
Chapter IV: Engagement, discharge, repatriation, payment, discipline and general treatment of seamen, cadets and apprentice-officers
Chapter V: Safety of ships and life at sea
Chapter VI: Special shipping enquiries and courts of enquiry and courts of survey
Chapter VII: Wrecks and salvage
Chapter VIII: Carriage of goods by sea
Chapter IX: Offences, penal provisions and legal procedure
Chapter X: General
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