SCHEDULE 1Minor and Consequential Amendments

PART IIAmendments coming into force on Appointed Day

The Merchant Shipping Act 1894 (c. 60)

32For section 373(6) (application of certain statutory provisions to registry of British fishing boats) there shall be substituted the following subsection:—

(6)Sections 8 and 9 of the Sea Fisheries Act 1968 (general powers of British sea-fishery officers, and powers of sea-fishery officers to enforce conventions) shall apply in relation to this section and any Order in Council thereunder, and to any convention mentioned in subsection (5) above, as they apply respectively in relation to any order mentioned in the said section 8 and any convention mentioned in the said section 9 ; and sections 10, 11, 12 and 14 of that Act (offences, and supplemental provisions as to legal proceedings) shall apply accordingly.