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Fishing Vessels (Safety Provisions) Act 1970

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(1)In this Act—

  • " collision regulations" means regulations made under section 418 of the Merchant Shipping Act 1894;

  • " fishing vessel" means a vessel which is for the time being used for or in connection with sea fishing but does not include a vessel used for fishing otherwise than for profit;

  • " fishing vessel construction rules" has the meaning assigned to it by section 1 of this Act;

  • " fishing vessel survey rules " has the meaning assigned to it by section 2 of this Act;

  • " radio rules " means rules made under section 3 of the Merchant Shipping (Safety Convention) Act 1949;

  • " rules for direction-finders" means rules made under section 5 of the Merchant Shipping (Safety Convention) Act 1949;

  • " rules for life-saving appliances " means rules made under section 427 of the Merchant Shipping Act 1894 ;

  • " rules for radio navigational aids" means rules made under section 6 of the Merchant Shipping (Safety Convention) Act 1949 ; and

  • " the Merchant Shipping Acts " means the Merchant Shipping Acts 1894 to 1967, the Merchant Shipping Act 1970 and this Act.

(2)References in this Act to any enactment are references thereto as amended by any other enactment.

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