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Carriage of Goods by Sea Regulations 1998 (No. 2)

Authoritative Version
SR 1998 No. 324 Regulations as made
Principal Regulations; These Regulations amend the Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1991.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s11 item 01
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR09-Dec-1998
Tabled Senate10-Dec-1998
Gazetted 10 Dec 1998
Table of contents.

Carriage of Goods by Sea Regulations 1998 (No. 2)

Statutory Rules 1998    No. 324

I, WILLIAM PATRICK DEANE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations under the Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1991.

Dated 9 December 1998.

WILLIAM DEANE

Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command,

JOHN ANDERSON


Carriage of Goods by Sea Regulations 1998 (No. 2)

Statutory Rules 1998    No. 3241

made under the

Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1991

 

 

 

Contents

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                        1     Name of regulations                                                       

                        2     Commencement                                                             

                        3     Amendment of Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1991        

Schedule 1       Amendment of Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1991

 


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1           Name of regulations

                     These regulations are the Carriage of Goods by Sea Regulations 1998 (No. 2).

2           Commencement

                     These regulations commence on gazettal.

3           Amendment of Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1991

                     Schedule 1 amends the Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1991.


Schedule 1        Amendment of Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1991

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                                    (regulation 3)

[1]         Paragraph 11 (1) (a)

             substitute

                (a)    a sea carriage document relating to the carriage of goods from any place in Australia to any place outside Australia; or

[2]         Subparagraph 11 (2) (c) (i)

             substitute

                          (i)    a sea carriage document relating to the carriage of goods from any place outside Australia to any place in Australia; or

[3]         Schedule 1A, the amended Hague Rules, Article 1, paragraph 1 (e)

             omit

                  the period during which a carrier is in charge of the goods, according to paragraph 2

             substitute

                  the period during which a carrier is in charge of the goods, according to paragraph 3

[4]         Schedule 1A, the amended Hague Rules, Article 3, item 7

             substitute

      7.       After the goods are loaded the sea-carriage document bill of lading to be issued by the carrier, master, or agent of the carrier, to the shipper shall, if the shipper so demands, be a “shipped” negotiable sea carriage documentbill of lading, provided that if the shipper shall have previously taken up any sea carriage document for document of title to such goods, he shall surrender the same as against the issue of the “shipped” negotiable sea carriage documentbill of lading, but at the option of the carrier a negotiable sea carriage document such document of title may be noted at the port of shipment by the carrier, master, or agent with the name or names of the ship or ships upon which the goods have been shipped and the date or dates of shipment, and when so noted, if it shows the particulars mentioned in paragraph 3 of Article 3, shall for the purpose of this article be deemed to constitute a “shipped” negotiable sea carriage documentbill of lading.


Note

1.       Made by the Governor-General on 9 December 1998, and notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 10 December 1998.  Administered by the Minister for Transport and Regional Services.