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Original name: Gemilerin Teknik Yönetmeliği
Name: Technical Regulations for Ships.
Country: Turkey
Subject(s): Seafarers
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2009
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette (Resmi Gazete), 2009-11-17, No. 27049
ISN: TUR-2009-R-87055
Bibliography: Official Gazette (Resmi Gazete), 2009-11-17, No. 27049
Unofficial English Translation, 2011, ILO, 52 p. PDF of Regulations in English PDF of Regulations in English
Laws on-line in Turkish Laws on-line in Turkish T.C. Resmi Gazete (Official Gazette on-line), Turkey PDF of Regulations PDF of Regulations (consulted on 2011-07-04)
Abstract/Citation: The purpose of these Regulations is to specify the technical rules on the basis of which ships are certified seaworthy and load line certificates, port departure certificates and vessel certificates are issued; and to set out load line limits, operating areas and the procedures and principles relating to the practice and certification of these (article 1).
These Regulations have been prepared on the basis of Articles 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 11 of Law 4922 on the Protection of Life and Property at Sea, dated 10/6/1946 and Decree Law 491 on the Organization and Duties of the Undersecretariat for Maritime Affairs, dated 10/08/1993 (article 3).

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