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Merchant Shipping Act, 1951

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To provide for the control of merchant shipping and matters incidental thereto.

 

Last update: 2002


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Latest Developments:

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Institution of Legal Proceedings Against Certain Organs of State Act, 2002 (Act No. 40 of 2002)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Ship Registration Act, 1998 (Act No. 58 of 1998)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Shipping Laws Amendment Act, 1998 (Act No. 57 of 1998)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by South African Maritime Safety Authority Act, 1998 (Act No. 5 of 1998)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Shipping General Amendment Act, 1997 (Act No. 23 of 1997)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Wreck and Salvage Act, 1996 (Act No. 94 of 1996)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Abolition of Restrictions on the Jurisdiction of Courts Act, 1996 (Act No. 88 of 1996)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by General Law Amendment Act, 1996 (Act No. 49 of 1996)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Transport General Amendment Act, 1995 (Act No. 16 of 1995)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Transport General Amendment Act, 1992 (Act No. 86 of 1992)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Merchant Shipping Amendment Act, 1992 (Act No. 18 of 1992)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Population Registration Act Repeal Act, 1991 (Act No. 114 of 1991)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Merchant Shipping Amendment Act, 1989 (Act No. 3 of 1989)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Transport Advisory Council Act, 1987 (Act No. 58 of 1987)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Carriage of Goods by Sea Act, 1986 (Act No. 1 of 1986)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Merchant Shipping Amendment Act, 1985 (Act No. 25 of 1985)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Admiralty Jurisdiction Regulation Act, 1983 (Act No. 105 of 1983)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Merchant Shipping Amendment Act, 1982 (Act No. 3 of 1982)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by South African Transport Services Act, 1981 (Act No. 65 of 1981)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Merchant Shipping Amendment Act, 1981 (Act No. 3 of 1981)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Merchant Shipping Amendment Act, 1978 (Act No. 62 of 1978)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Merchant Shipping Amendment Act, 1977 (Act No. 70 of 1977)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Merchant Shipping Amendment Act, 1976 (Act No. 5 of 1976)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Merchant Shipping Amendment Act, 1974 (Act No. 24 of 1974)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Births, Marriages and Deaths Registration Amendment Act, 1970 (Act No. 58 of 1970)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Merchant Shipping Amendment Act, 1969 (Act No. 42 of 1969)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Unemployment Insurance Act, 1966 (Act No. 30 of 1966)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Merchant Shipping Amendment Act, 1965 (Act No. 13 of 1965)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Merchant Shipping Amendment Act, 1963 (Act No. 40 of 1963)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Commonwealth Relations Act, 1962 (Act No. 69 of 1962)

 

The Merchant Shipping Act, 1951 (Act No. 57 of 1951) has been amended by Merchant Shipping Amendment Act, 1959 (Act No. 30 of 1959)

 

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