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  • Pt. 9A inserted by 2011 c. 8 s. 1(2)
  • s. 24(2A) inserted by S.I. 2014/1614 reg. 2(2)
  • s. 47(4A)(4B) inserted by 2013 c. 23 s. 10
  • s. 70(5) inserted by S.I. 2014/1614 reg. 2(5)
  • s. 85(8) added by 2006 c. 28 s. 5(4)
  • s. 108A inserted by 2003 c. 16 s. 1(1)
  • s. 128(1)(da) inserted by 2006 c. 8 s. 2(2)
  • s. 130(a) words substituted by S.I. 2015/664 Sch. 4 para. 88(a)
  • s. 130(b) words substituted by S.I. 2015/664 Sch. 4 para. 88(b)
  • s. 131(A1) inserted by S.I. 2009/1210 reg. 3(2)
  • s. 131(3A) inserted by S.I. 2009/1210 reg. 3(5)
  • s. 145(2)(a) (ia) inserted by 2003 c. 44 Sch. 36 para. 13(2)
  • s. 145(2)(a)(ia) words substituted by 2015 c. 2 Sch. 11 para. 16(2)
  • s. 145(2A) inserted by 2003 c. 44 Sch. 36 para. 13(3)
  • s. 145(2A) words substituted by 2015 c. 2 Sch. 11 para. 16(3)
  • s. 153(2A) inserted by S.I. 2006/1244 reg. 4(4) (This amendment comes into force on the day on which the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage 2001 comes into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That Convention came into force on 21.11.2008 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 153A inserted by S.I. 2006/1244 reg. 5 (This amendment comes into force on the day on which the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage 2001 comes into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That Convention came into force on 21.11.2008 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 154(2A)(2B) inserted by S.I. 2006/1244 reg. 6(6) (This amendment comes into force on the day on which the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage 2001 comes into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That Convention came into force on 21.11.2008 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 156(2A)(2B) inserted by S.I. 2006/1244 reg. 8(5) (This amendment comes into force on the day on which the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage 2001 comes into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That Convention came into force on 21.11.2008 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 156A inserted by S.I. 2006/1244 reg. 9 (This amendment comes into force on the day on which the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage 2001 comes into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That Convention came into force on 21.11.2008 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 163A inserted by S.I. 2006/1244 reg. 17 (This amendment comes into force on the day on which the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage 2001 comes into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That Convention came into force on 21.11.2008 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 164(1A) inserted by S.I. 2006/1244 reg. 18(3) (This amendment comes wholly into force on the day on which the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage 2001 comes into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That Convention came into force on 21.11.2008 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 165(1A)(1B) inserted by S.I. 2006/1244 reg. 19(3) (This amendment comes into force on the day on which the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage 2001 comes into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That Convention came into force on 21.11.2008 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 165(4A)-(4C) inserted by S.I. 2006/1244 reg. 19(7) (This amendment comes into force on the day on which the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage 2001 comes into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That Convention came into force on 21.11.2008 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 166(3A)(3B) inserted by S.I. 2006/1244 reg. 20(3) (This amendment comes into force on the day on which the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage 2001 comes into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That Convention came into force on 21.11.2008 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 167(4) added by S.I. 2006/1244 reg. 21(3) (This amendment comes into force on the day on which the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage 2001 comes into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That Convention came into force on 21.11.2008 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 172(1)(e)-(g) inserted by S.I. 2006/1265 art. 3(a) (This amendment comes into force on which the Supplementary Fund Protocol enters into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That protocol came into force on 8.9.2006 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 172(3) inserted by S.I. 2006/1265 art. 3(b) (This amendment comes into force on which the Supplementary Fund Protocol enters into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That protocol came into force on 8.9.2006 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 173(3)(b) and word inserted by S.I. 2006/1265 art. 4(3)(b) (This amendment comes into force on which the Supplementary Fund Protocol enters into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That protocol came into force on 8.9.2006 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 176A 176B inserted by S.I. 2006/1265 art. 6 (This amendment comes into force on which the Supplementary Fund Protocol enters into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That protocol came into force on 8.9.2006 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 177(4)-(6) substituted for s. 177(4)(5) by S.I. 2006/1265 art. 7(4) (This amendment comes into force on which the Supplementary Fund Protocol enters into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That protocol came into force on 8.9.2006 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 178(3)(4) inserted by S.I. 2006/1265 art. 8 (This amendment comes into force on which the Supplementary Fund Protocol enters into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That protocol came into force on 8.9.2006 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 179(1A) inserted by S.I. 2006/1265 art. 9(a) (This amendment comes into force on which the Supplementary Fund Protocol enters into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That protocol came into force on 8.9.2006 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 180(3) inserted by S.I. 2006/1265 art. 10 (This amendment comes into force on which the Supplementary Fund Protocol enters into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That protocol came into force on 8.9.2006 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • s. 183(2A) inserted by S.I. 2012/3152 reg. 14(2)
  • s. 183(8) inserted by S.I. 2012/3152 reg. 14(4)
  • s. 192A(b) words substituted by S.I. 2015/664 Sch. 4 para. 89(a)
  • s. 192A(c) words substituted by S.I. 2015/664 Sch. 4 para. 89(b)
  • s. 193(6) inserted by 2013 c. 23 s. 8(1)
  • s. 197A inserted by 2013 c. 23 s. 9(1)
  • s. 214(1) s. 214 renumbered as s. 214(1) by 2013 c. 25 Sch. 8 para. 21(2)
  • s. 214(2) inserted by 2013 c. 25 Sch. 8 para. 21(3)
  • s. 221(2A) inserted by S.I. 2003/2867 Sch. para. 24(2)
  • s. 221(4A)-(4C) inserted by S.I. 2003/2867 Sch. para. 24(3)
  • s. 252(3A) inserted by 2013 c. 23 s. 11(2)
  • s. 255B(8) words substituted by S.I. 2015/664 Sch. 4 para. 27(11)
  • s. 255C(4) words inserted by 2013 c. 23 s. 8(2)(a)
  • s. 255C(5) omitted by 2013 c. 23 s. 8(2)(b)
  • s. 255D(5) words substituted by S.I. 2015/664 Sch. 4 para. 27(12)
  • s. 255E(5) words substituted by S.I. 2015/664 Sch. 4 para. 27(13)
  • s. 255F(4) omitted by 2013 c. 23 s. 8(3)
  • s. 255K(2) words substituted by S.I. 2015/664 Sch. 4 para. 27(14)
  • s. 271(6)(c) words substituted by 2016 asp 2 Sch. 2 para. 5(3)
  • s. 273(1) s. 273 renumbered as s. 273(1) by 2009 c. 25 Sch. 21 para. 35(3)
  • s. 273(1)(a) words substituted by 2009 c. 25 Sch. 21 para. 35(2)
  • s. 273(2) inserted by 2009 c. 25 Sch. 21 para. 35(3)
  • s. 297(3A) inserted by 2005 c. 4 Sch. 4 para. 239
  • s. 306A inserted by 2015 c. 20 s. 106
  • Sch. 3A inserted by 2003 c. 16 Sch. 1
  • Sch. 3A para. 1(2)(da) inserted by S.I. 2004/2110 reg. 22(1)
  • Sch. 3A para. 8 words substituted by S.I. 2015/664 Sch. 4 para. 27(16)
  • Sch. 5ZA inserted by S.I. 2006/1265 art. 12 Sch. (This amendment comes into force on which the Supplementary Fund Protocol enters into force in respect of the United Kingdom. That protocol came into force on 8.9.2006 as notified in the Gazettes)
  • Sch. 6 Pt. 2 para. 9A inserted by S.I. 2014/1361 art. 2(3)
  • Sch. 11ZA inserted by 2011 c. 8 s. 1(4) Sch.
  • Sch. 13 para. 38(a)(b) repealed by 2009 c. 23 Sch. 22 Pt. 5(A)
  • Sch. 13 para. 7(2) repealed by 2013 c. 22 Sch. 9 para. 141
  • Sch. 13 para. 7(4) repealed by 2013 c. 22 Sch. 9 para. 141

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272 Reports of and inquiries into injuries.E+W+S+N.I.

(1)Where the master or a member of the crew of a United Kingdom fishing vessel is injured during a voyage, an inquiry into the cause and nature of the injury may be held by a superintendent or proper officer.

(2)The superintendent or proper officer holding an inquiry under this section shall, for the purposes of the inquiry, have the powers conferred on a Departmental inspector by section 259 and shall make a report of his findings to the Secretary of State.

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