Maritime Safety Act 2005

Miscellaneous amendments to Act of 1992.

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50.—The Act of 1992 is amended—

( a) in section 6(2)—

(i) paragraph ( a), by substituting “€5,000” for “£1,000”, and

(ii) paragraph ( b), by substituting “€100,000” for “£10,000”,

( b) in section 8(6)—

(i) paragraph ( a), by substituting “€5,000” for “£1,000”,

(ii) paragraph ( b), by substituting “€100,000” for “£10,000”, and

(iii) paragraph ( c), by substituting “€100,000” for “£100,000”,

( c) in section 9, by inserting after subsection (2) the following:

“(2A) Where the Minister revokes or suspends a certificate in respect of a particular vessel, and is of opinion that it is in the interests of safety that the holder of the certificate should not be the holder of a certificate or licence in relation to other vessels, then the Minister may revoke or suspend any other certificate or licence held by the holder in relation to any other vessel.”,

( d) in section 10(2)—

(i) paragraph ( a), by substituting “€1,000” for “£500”, and

(ii) paragraph ( b), by substituting “€5,000” for “£1,000”,

( e) in section 11(2)—

(i) paragraph ( a), by substituting “€5,000” for “£1,000”, and

(ii) paragraph ( b), by substituting “€100,000” for “£10,000”,

( f) in section 12(2)—

(i) paragraph ( a), by substituting “€5,000” for “£1,000”, and

(ii) paragraph ( b), by substituting “€100,000” for “£100,000”, and

( g) in section 13(3)—

(i) paragraph ( a)(i), by substituting “€5,000” for “£1,000”,

(ii) paragraph ( a)(ii), by substituting “€100,000” for “£100,000”,

(iii) paragraph ( b), by substituting “€2,000” for “£500”, and

(iv) paragraph ( c), by substituting “€5,000” for “£1,000”,

( h) in section 14(2)—

(i) paragraph ( a), by substituting “€5,000” for “£1,000”, and

(ii) paragraph ( b), by substituting “€100,000” for “£5,000”,

( i) in section 14A(3) (inserted by section 4( c) of the Merchant Shipping (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1998 )—

(i) paragraph ( a), by substituting “€5,000” for “£1,500”, and

(ii) paragraph ( b), by substituting “€100,000” for “£10,000”,

( j) in section 15(7)—

(i) paragraph ( a), by substituting “€5,000” for “£1,000”,

(ii) paragraph ( b), by substituting “€100,000” for “£5,000”, and

(iii) paragraph ( c), by substituting “€100,000” for “£50,000”,

( k) in section 16, by inserting after subsection (2) the following:

“(2A) Where the Minister revokes or suspends a licence in respect of a particular vessel under subsection (2), and is of opinion that it is in the interests of safety that the holder of the licence should not be the holder of a licence or certificate in relation to other vessels, then the Minister may revoke or suspend any other licence or certificate held by the holder in relation to any other vessel.”,

( l) in section 17(3)—

(i) paragraph ( a), by substituting “€500” for “£200”, and

(ii) paragraph ( b), by substituting “€2,000” for “£500”,

( m) in section 25(3), by substituting “€5,000” for “£1,000”, and

( n) in section 30, by substituting “€5,000” for “£1,000”.