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The Merchant Shipping Act 1970 (Commencement No. 11) Order 1995

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Provisions coming into force on 1st May 1995.

Provisions of the ActSubject matter of provisions
Section 51Restriction on employment of persons under 18 on board ship.
In section 100, subsection (3) so far as it relates to the provisions of Schedule 5 brought into force by this ScheduleRepeals.
Schedule 5, so far as it relates to the repeals set out in the Appendix to this ScheduleEnactments repealed.


Repeals taking effect on 1st May 1995.

ChapterShort TitleExtent of Repeal
1894 c. 60.The Merchant Shipping Act 1894.Part II to the extent that it is not already repealed. Sections 369, 413, 415, 416 and 417. In section 676, in subsection (1), in paragraph (b), the words “Second and” and the words from “including” to the end of the paragraph, and paragraphs (d) and (f). In section 677,, paragraph (a), in paragraph (b) the words from “and the remuneration” to the end of the paragraph, and paragraph (e). In section 721, the word “Second”. In section 722, subsection (2) (a). Schedules 5 and 6.
1906 c. 48.The Merchant Shipping Act 1906.Section 56.
1925 c. 65.The Employment of Women, Young Persons and Children Act 1920.In section 1, subsections (2) and (5), and in subsection (6) the sub-paragraph beginning “This section so far as it relates to employment in a ship” and, in the sub-paragraph following it, the words “or in any ship” and paragraphs (b) and (d).
1925 c. 42.The Merchant Shipping (International Labour Convention) 1925.The whole Act.
1950 c. 9.The Merchant Shipping Act 1950.Section 3, to the extent it is not already repealed.
1967 c. 26.The Merchant Shipping Act 1967.The whole Act.

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