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Name: The Merchant Shipping (Registration of Ships, Sales and Mortgages) Laws of 1963 to 2005 (Law No. 95 of 1963 as amended to 2005) (No. 2 of 108(I)/2005).
Country: Cyprus
Subject(s): Seafarers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2005
Entry into force:
ISN: CYP-2005-L-77455
Bibliography: Act on-line (English translation) Act on-line (English translation) Department of Merchant Shipping, Cyprus, 40 pp. PDF PDF (consulted on 2008-02-19)
Abstract/Citation: To be read as one with the Merchant Shipping Acts, 1894 to 1954, of the United Kingdom ("the Code") to the extent of their application to the Republic, and the Merchant Shipping (Safety and Seamen) Law. Includes provisions on safety management and the power of the Minister to impose conditions on ships registering in Cyprus for the safety of human life on board (Articles 5 and 14B). Also gives the Minister the power to take a ship of the registrar if they violate certain conditions including those concerning the working and living conditions of the seamen who are working on board (Article 6).
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