Merchant Shipping (Safety Convention) Act 1952

Radio surveyors.


16. (1) A person appointed to be a surveyor of ships under section 724 of the Principal Act may be appointed as a radio surveyor.

(2) The functions of the Minister under the said section 724 with respect to surveyors of ships shall not be exercised with respect to radio surveyors except with the approval of the F12[Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources].

(3) Wireless telegraphy surveyors appointed under section 724 of the Principal Act as amended by section 8 of the Act of 1933 shall be radio surveyors.




Substituted (3.07.2010) by Merchant Shipping Act 2010 (14/2010), s. 8(2)(a), commenced on enactment.