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The Prevention of Damage by Pests (Application to Shipping) (Amendment No. 2) Order 1956

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1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Prevention of Damage by Pests (Application to Shipping) (Amendment No. 2) Order, 1956, and shall come into operation on the 9th day of April, 1956.

(2) This Order shall not extend to Northern Ireland.


2.  The Prevention of Damage by Pests (Application to Shipping) (Amendment) Order, 1956, is hereby revoked.

Amendment of the Prevention of Damage by Pests (Application to Shipping) Order, 1951

3.  The Prevention of Damage by Pests (Application to Shipping) Order, 1951(1), shall be amended by the insertion, immediately after paragraph (2) of Article 3 thereof, of the following paragraph:—

(3) For any inspection of a vessel made by an officer of a port health authority or port local authority in pursuance of an application for a certificate of the kind mentioned in sub-paragraph (b) (ii) of the last preceding paragraph the authority may make and recover from the owner or master of the vessel such of the following charges as may be appropriate, that is to say—

£ s. d.
(a) if the vessel is 300 tons net or under0 10 0
(b) if the vessel is over 300 tons net and not over 1,000 tons net1 0 0
(c) if the vessel is over 1,000 tons net2 0 0

W.G. Agnew

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