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Maritime Legislation Amendment Bill 2000
Schedule  4 Transitional provisions

   

1  Application of Navigation Act 1912 in certain circumstances

Despite the amendments of the Navigation Act 1912 made by Schedule 1 to this Act, each provision of the Navigation Act 1912 applies in relation to ships where:

                     (a)  the ship is proceeding on a voyage that started in a State or Territory that is prescribed by regulations made for the purposes of this paragraph; and

                     (b)  the provision of the Navigation Act 1912 would have applied to the ship if the amendments made by that Schedule had not been made.

2  Application of Occupational Health and Safety (Maritime Industry) Act 1993 in certain circumstances

Despite the amendments of the Occupational Health and Safety (Maritime Industry) Act 1993 made by Schedule 2 to this Act, each provision of the Occupational Health and Safety (Maritime Industry) Act 1993 applies in relation to ships where:

                     (a)  the ship is proceeding on a voyage that started in a State or Territory that is prescribed by regulations made for the purposes of this paragraph; and

                     (b)  the provision of the Occupational Health and Safety (Maritime Industry) Act 1993 would have applied to the ship if the amendments made by that Schedule had not been made.

3  Application of Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1992 in certain circumstances

Despite the amendments of the Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1992 made by Schedule 3 to this Act, each provision of the Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1992 applies in relation to ships where:

                     (a)  the ship is proceeding on a voyage that started in a State or Territory that is prescribed by regulations made for the purposes of this paragraph; and

                     (b)  the provision of the Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1992 would have applied to the ship if the amendments made by that Schedule had not been made.

4  Regulations

The Governor-General may make regulations:

                     (a)  prescribing matters required or permitted by this Act to be prescribed; or

                     (b)  prescribing matters necessary or convenient to be prescribed for carrying out or giving effect to this Act.