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Administration of Justice Act 1956

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8(1)In this Part of this Schedule, unless the context otherwise requires—

  • " Act" includes an Act of the Parliament of Northern Ireland, and " enactment" shall be construed accordingly;

  • " collision regulations" means regulations under section four hundred and eighteen of the Merchant Shipping Act, 1894, or any such rules as are mentioned in subsection (1) of section four hundred and twenty-one of that Act, or any rules made under subsection (2) of the said section four hundred and twenty-one;

  • " goods " includes baggage;

  • " master " has the same meaning as in the Merchant Shipping Act, 1894, and accordingly includes every person (except a pilot) having command or charge of a ship;

  • " ship " includes any description of vessel used in navigation;

  • " towage " and " pilotage ", in relation to an aircraft, means towage and pilotage while the aircraft is waterborne;

  • " the Rhine Navigation Convention " means the Convention of the seventh of October, eighteen hundred and sixty-eight, as revised by any subsequent Convention.

(2)Any reference in this Part of this Schedule to any enactment shall be construed as a reference to that enactment as it has effect in Northern Ireland.

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