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The Merchant Shipping (Increased Penalties) Regulations 1979

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Statutory InstrumentSubject MatterPresent Penalty Increased Penalty
1. The Merchant Shipping (Tonnage) Regulations 1967(1)Regulation 15(4) (penalty for carrying goods or stores in an unauthorised permanently closed-in space)£100£200
2.—(1) The Merchant Shipping (Crew Agreements, Lists of Crew and Discharge of Seamen) Regulations 1972(2) Regulation 10(3) (penalty for failure to give notice of intention to employ seaman, to deliver crew agreement, to display crew agreement, to supply copy of crew agreement and to produce documents) £50£200
Regulation 22(3) (penalty for failure to deliver and endorse list of crew, to maintain list of crew, to deliver list of crew, and to produce list of crew)£20 £50
Regulation 27(4):
(a) (penalty for improper discharge of seaman, and for failure to comply with procedure on discharge) £100£200
(b) (penalty for failure to make proper official log book entries)£20£50
(c) (penalty for failure to sign list of crew)£10£10 (no increase)
(2) The Merchant Shipping (Crew Agreements, Lists of Crew and Discharge of Seamen) (Fishing Vessels) Regulations 1972 (3) Regulation 9(4) (penalty for failure to make crew agreement at proper place, to deliver crew agreement, to display crew agreement, to supply copy of crew agreement and to produce documents)£50 £200
Regulation 21(3) (penalty for failure to deliver copy of list of crew, to deliver list of crew and to produce list of crew)£20 £50
Regulation 25(6):
(a) (penalty for improper discharge of seaman, and for failure to comply with procedure on discharge)£100£200
(b) (penalty for failure to make proper official log book entries) £20£50
(c) (penalty for failure to sign list of crew)£100 £10 (no increase)
3. The Merchant Shipping (Repatriation) Regulations 1979Regulation 3(7) (penalty for failure to comply with obligations in respect of seamen left behind or shipwrecked)£100£200
Regulation 4(4):
(a) (penalty for failure to give particulars of seaman left behind)£100£200
(b) (penalty for failure to make proper entries in official log book)£20£50
Regulation 5(3) (penalty for failure to keep superintendent or proper officer informed)£100 £200
Regulation 8(3) (penalty for failure to comply with a conveyance order or direction)£100 £200
Regulation 9(2) (penalty for failure to make proper entries in official log book)£20 £50
Regulation 11(2) (penalty for failure to pay wages of seaman left behind)£20£200
Regulation 12(4) (penalty for failure to pay wages of fishermen left behind)£20£200
Regulation 15(3) (penalty for failure to keep other records and accounts)£100£200
Regulation 16(8):
(a) (penalty for failure to deliver seaman's property)£100 £200
(b) (penalty for failure to make proper official log book entries relating to seaman's property) £20£50
Regulation 16(9) (penalty for failure to deliver seaman's property and to deliver record of property)£100£200
4. The Merchant Shipping (Property of Deceased Seamen) Regulations 1972: Regulation 9:
(a) (penalty for failure to take charge of property, deliver property and to make record of it) £100£200
(b) (penalty for failure to make property entry in official log book)£20£50
(c) (penalty for failure to pay wages or deliver account thereof) £100£200
(d) (penalty for failure to keep record of property) £100£200
5.—(1) The Merchant Shipping (Official Log Books) Regulations 1972Regulation 11 (penalty for failure to make proper official log book entries, to make further entries in official log book, to produce official log book, and to deliver official log book)£20£50
(2) The Merchant Shipping (Official Log Books) (Fishing Vessels) Regulations 1972Regulation 11 (penalty for failure to make proper official log book entries, to make further entries in official log book, to produce official log book, and to deliver official log book)£20£50
6. The Merchant Shipping (Seamen's Documents) Regulations 1972Regulation 31 (penalty for failure to apply for British Seaman's Card, to produce British Seaman's Card, to surrender British Seaman's Card, to deliver British Seaman's Card, to apply for discharge book, to produce discharge book, to deliver discharge book, to inform of incorrect entry in a seaman's document, to surrender a seaman's document, and to make unauthorised alteration of a seaman's document) £10£50
7. The Merchant Shipping (Disciplinary Offences) Regulations 1972Regulation 20(2) (penalty for failure to make proper official log book entries)£20 £50
(1)

relevant amending instrument is S.I. 1967/1093 .

(2)

relevant amending instrument is S.I. 1977/45.

(3)

relevant amending instrument is S.I. 1977/45.

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