Sea Pollution (Hazardous Substances) (Compensation) Act 2005

Amendment of section 8 of Oil Pollution of the Sea (Civil Liability and Compensation) Act 1988.

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29.—Subsection (2) of section 8 of the Oil Pollution of the Sea (Civil Liability and Compensation) Act 1988 (inserted by section 5 of the Oil Pollution of the Sea (Civil Liability and Compensation) (Amendment) Act 1998 ), is hereby amended by the substitution of the following paragraph for paragraph ( e):

“( e) any person performing salvage operations in relation to the ship with the consent of the owner of the ship or on the instructions of the Minister or a harbour authority, or”.