Sea Pollution (Amendment) Act 1999

Provision of assistance by foreign maritime administration.


10.— Where the maritime administration of a party to the Convention provides, pursuant to a request of the Minister, assistance in preventing or minimising damage in the State resulting from a discharge of oil F17[or hazardous and noxious substances] from a ship, offshore unit F18[, oil handling facility or hazardous and noxious substances handling facility,] the Minister may, on such terms and conditions as he or she considers appropriate, reimburse such foreign maritime administration for the expenses incurred by it in so providing assistance.




Inserted (14.06.2007) by Sea Pollution (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2006 (29/2006), s. 30(a), S.I. No. 605 of 2006.


Substituted (14.06.2007) by Sea Pollution (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2006 (29/2006), s. 30(b), S.I. No. 605 of 2006.