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Name: Promulgation (No. 903 of 2007) of the Act on Safety at Sea [consolidated Act].
Country: Denmark
Subject(s): Seafarers
Type of legislation: Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)
Adopted on: 2007-07-12
Entry into force:
ISN: DNK-2007-M-80341
Bibliography: Bekendtgørelse af lov om sikkerhed til søs Bekendtgørelse af lov om sikkerhed til søs Ministry of Justice,, Denmark (consulted on 2009-01-09)
Act online Act online Danish Maritime Authority, Denmark, 18 p. (consulted on 2009-10-30)
Abstract/Citation: Consolidated Act including amendments from 2002-2007.

Chapter 1. Application of the Act to Danish and foreign ships
Chapter 2. Provisions relating to construction, equipment, etc. of ships
Chapter 3. Safety of navigation
Chapter 4. General obligations
Chapter 5. Detention and prohibition against calling at a port
Chapter 6. Surveys
Chapter 7. Detention Board
Chapter 8. Classification societies
Chapter 9. Payment and guarantee in connection with surveys and detentions
Chapter 10. The Ships Inspection Council
Chapter 11. Working Environment Boards and Working Environment Services
Chapter 12. Penalty Clause
Chapter 13. Entry into force, etc.

Repeals the Notification (No. 594 of 1996) respecting safety on ships, and sections 164, 510, 511 and 512 of the Notification (No. 39 of 1998) of the Sea Act (No. 170 of 1994).

The Act does not apply to Greenland and the Faeroe Islands.
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