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Navigation (Collision) Regulations

Authoritative Version
SR 1982 No. 304 Regulations as made
Principal Regulations; Repeals the former Navigation (Collision) Regulations
Administered by: Infrastructure and Transport
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 28
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate09-Nov-1982
Tabled HR10-Nov-1982
Gazetted 05 Nov 1982
Date of repeal 01 Jul 2013
Repealed by Other
Repealing Comments Enabling legislation repealed by Schedule 1, clause 2 of the Navigation (Consequential Amendments) Act 2012

Statutory Rules 1982 No. 3041

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Navigation (Collision) Regulations

I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, hereby make the following Regulations under the Navigation Act 1912.

            Dated 28 October 1982.

                                                                                                             N. M. STEPHEN

                                                                                                            Governor-General

     By His Excellency’s Command,

RALPH J. HUNT

Minister of State for Transport

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Citation

          1.    These Regulations may be cited as the Navigation (Collision) Regulations.

Repeal of former Navigation (Collision) Regulations

          2.    Statutory Rules 1977 Nos. 115 and 246, 1978 No. 158 and 1980 No. 27 are repealed.

Interpretation

          3.    A reference in these Regulations to Marine Orders is a reference to orders made under the Navigation (Orders) Regulations as in force from time to time.

Measures to be observed for the prevention of collisions

          4.    The measures to be observed for the prevention of collisions are the measures required by Marine Orders, Part 30 (Prevention of Collisions) as in force from time to time.

Lights and signals

          5     The lights and signals to be provided and used on a ship are the lights and signals required by Marine Orders, Part 30 (Prevention of Collisions) as in force from time to time.

Requirements of orders to be complied with

          6.    A master, mate or other person concerned with the navigation, management or working of a ship shall comply with the measures required by Marine Orders,
Part 30 (Prevention of Collisions) as in force from time to time relating to the prevention of collisions and the provision and use of lights and signals.

Offence

          7     A person who fails to comply with regulation 6 is guilty of an offence against these Regulations.

 

NOTE

1        Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 5 November 1982.