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Harbours Act 1964

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. The National Ports Council

    1. 1.Establishment of National Ports Council, and principal duties thereof

    2. 2.Constitution of the Council

    3. 3.Promotion by the Council of research, and training and education

    4. 4.Provision of funds for the Council

    5. 5.Temporary borrowings by the Council

    6. 6.Exchequer assistance to the Council

    7. 7.Council's investment powers

    8. 8.Reports, accounts and returns by the Council

  3. Control of harbour Development

    1. 9.Control of harbour development

    2. 10.Enforcement of control of harbour development

  4. Exchequer Assistance for Execution of harbour Works, &c

    1. 11.Loans for execution of harbour works, &c

    2. 12.Grants for execution of harbour works, &c

    3. 13.Maximum amount of loans and grants under sections 11 and 12, and cesser of certain other powers to give financial assistance

  5. Harbour Revision and Empowerment Orders

    1. 14.Ministers' powers, on application of harbour authorities, or others, to make orders for securing harbour efficiency, &c

    2. 15.Ministers' powers to make, of their own motion, orders for limited purposes for securing harbour efficiency, &c

    3. 16.Ministers' powers, on application of intending undertakers, or others, to make orders conferring powers for improvement, construction, &c, of harbours

    4. 17.Procedure for making harbour revision and empowerment orders, and substitution thereof, in general, for provisional orders

  6. Harbour Reorganisation Schemes

    1. 18.Harbour reorganisation schemes

  7. Compensation for Loss of Office, &c

    1. 19.Compensation for loss of office, &c, in consequence of orders or schemes under foregoing provisions

  8. Control of Movement of Ships in Harbours

    1. 20.Orders for establishing schemes for control of movement of ships in harbours

    2. 21.Association of pilots with schemes established by control of movement orders

    3. 22.Byelaws for preventing interference with operation of schemes established by control of movement orders

    4. 23.Powers of inspection, &c, in connection with schemes established by control of movement orders

    5. 24.Defence available to persons charged with offences under control of movement orders

    6. 25.Limitation of liability of bodies administering schemes established by control of movement orders

  9. Harbour Charges

    1. 26.Repeal of provisions limiting discretion of certain harbour authorities as to ship, passenger and goods dues charged by them

    2. 27.Certain charges of certain harbour authorities to be reasonable

    3. 28.Repeal of provisions limiting discretion of nationalised transport bodies as to ship, passenger and merchandise dues at certain harbours owned or managed by them

    4. 29.Repeal of provisions limiting discretion of local lighthouse authorities as to local light dues

    5. 30.Duty of harbour and local lighthouse authorities to make available for inspection, and keep for sale, copies of lists of certain charges

    6. 31.Right of objection to ship, passenger and goods dues

    7. 32.Power of Minister to revise ship, passenger and goods dues at harbours other than fishery harbours or marine works

    8. 33.Power of Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food to revise ship, passenger and goods dues at fishery harbours and of Secretary of State to revise them at marine works

    9. 34.Provisions supplementary to sections 31 to 33

    10. 35.Application of sections 31, 32 and 34 to local light dues

    11. 36.Sections 31 and 32 not to apply to charges at certain harbours

    12. 37.Special provisions with respect to certain aviation charges

    13. 38.Repeal of certain enactments relating to harbour charges

    14. 39.Amendments of Acts consequential on sections 26 to 37

  10. Conditions as to Use of harbour Services and Facilities provided by certain harbour Authorities

    1. 40.Conditions as to use of harbour services and facilities provided by certain harbour authorities

  11. Furnishing of Information

    1. 41.Power of Council to obtain information and forecasts

    2. 42.Accounts, &c, relating to harbour undertakings

  12. Miscellaneous and General

    1. 43.Provisions with respect to loans made under this Act by the Minister

    2. 44.Limitation of right to challenge harbour revision orders, &c, in legal proceedings

    3. 45.Penalisation of furnishing false information

    4. 46.Restriction of disclosure of information

    5. 47.Provisions as to inquiries and hearings

    6. 48.Service of documents

    7. 49.Provisions as to ecclesiastical property

    8. 50.Reckoning of periods

    9. 51.Modification of Harbours, Piers and Ferries (Scotland) Act 1937

    10. 52.Application of Act to Crown

    11. 53.Saving for telegraphic lines

    12. 54.Orders and regulations

    13. 55.Offences by corporations

    14. 56.Modification of Statutory Orders (Special Procedure) Act 1945 in its application to harbour revision orders, &c

    15. 57.Interpretation

    16. 58.Drainage and river authorities not to be harbour authorities for purposes of this Act if not possessing exceptional powers

    17. 59.Enlargement of powers of Parliament of Northern Ireland

    18. 60.Power to amend Acts of local application

    19. 61.Expenses

    20. 62.Saving for private Bills and certain provisional orders. 63- Short title, extent, repeal and commencement

    1. Schedule 1

      Incidental provisions with respect to the National Ports Council

    2. Schedule 2

      Objects for whose achievement harbour revision orders may be made

    3. Schedule 3

      Procedure for making harbour revision and empowerment orders

    4. Schedule 4

      Submission and confirmation of harbour reorganisation schemes

    5. Schedule 5

      Procedure for making control of movement orders

    6. Schedule 6

      Enactments repealed

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