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Maritime Legislation Amendment (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Bill 2006

Schedule 1 Amendments dealing with prevention of pollution by oil

   

Navigation Act 1912

1  Subsection 266(1) (definition of ship construction certificate )

Omit “Regulation 6”, substitute “Regulation 8”.

2  Subsection 267(2)

Omit “Regulations 13 to 19 (inclusive) and 22 to 25 (inclusive)”, substitute “Regulations 12, 13, 14, 16, 18, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 and 35”.

3  Subsection 267(3)

Omit “subsection 267A(1)”, substitute “section 267A”.

4  Section 267A

Repeal the section, substitute:

267A   Regulations to give effect to certain Regulations of Annex I

                   The regulations may make provision for and in relation to giving effect to Regulations 12, 13, 14, 16, 18, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 and 35 of Annex I.

5  Transitional provision

If a ship construction certificate issued in respect of an Australian ship was in force under section 267B of the Navigation Act 1912 immediately before the commencement of this item, the certificate:

                     (a)  is taken to be a certificate issued in respect of that ship under that section immediately after that commencement; and

                     (b)  remains in force until it expires, unless it is cancelled or ceases to have effect sooner.

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983

6  Subparagraphs 9(1)(c)(i) and (1B)(b)(i)

Omit “Regulations 9 and 11”, substitute “Regulations 4, 15 and 34”.

7  Subsection 12(5)

Omit “make, without delay, appropriate entries in, or cause appropriate entries to be made, without delay, in,”, substitute “cause appropriate entries to be made without delay in”.

8  Paragraph 12(6)(b)

Repeal the paragraph, substitute:

                     (b)  must be signed by the officer in charge of the prescribed operation or prescribed occurrence.