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Name: Merchant Shipping Act (Chapter 242).
Country: Papua New Guinea
Subject(s): Seafarers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1975-09-04
Entry into force:
ISN: PNG-1980-L-77368
Bibliography: Printed separately, 1980-01-24, pp. 3-103
Act on-line [as consolidated to 2006] Act on-line [as consolidated to 2006] Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute (PacLII) PDF PDF (consulted on 2007-12-20)
Abstract/Citation: Part I - Preliminary
Part II - National Character and Flag
Part III - Registration and Ships
Part IV - Safety
Part V - Crewmen
Part VI - Shipping Casualties, Inquiries and Investigations
Part VII - Navigational Aids
Part VIII - Pilotage
Part IX - Coasting Trade
Part X - Liability of Shipowners and Others
Part XI - Committees of Advice [Repealed]
Part XIA - Wreck and Salvage
Part XII - Miscellaneous
Repeals the Wreck and Salvage Act
Amending text(s):
Implementing text(s):

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