The Bangladesh Merchant Shipping Ordinance, 1983

( Ordinance NO. XXVI OF 1983 )

415. Shipping casualties and report thereof

416. Preliminary inquiry into shipping casualties

417. Judicial Inquiry by Court

418.Power of Court to inquire into charges against masters, mates and engineers

419. Power of Government to direct inquiry into charges of incompetency or misconduct

420. Person accused to be heard

421. Power of Court as to evidence and regulation of proceedings

422. Assessors

423. Power to arrest witnesses and enter ships, etc.

424. Power to commit for trial and bind over witnesses

425. Report by Court to Government

426. Investigation into causes of explosion or fire on board ship, etc.

427. Provisions of this Chapter to apply to certain other vessels

428. Convening of Marine Boards outside Bangladesh

429. Constitution and procedure of a Marine Board

430. Decision of Marine Board to be by majority

431. Powers of Marine Board

432. Penalty for obstructing proceedings before Marine Board

433. Application of Chapter

434. Power of Government to cancel or suspend certificate of master, mate or engineer

435. Delivery of cancelled or suspended certificates

436. Effect of cancellation or suspension of certificate

437. Suspended certificates not to be endorsed

438. Power of Government to cancel or suspend other certificates

439. Re hearing, etc.

440. Power of Government to revoke cancellation, etc.

441. Power of Government to censure master, mate or engineer

442. Finality of orders

443. Court of Survey

444. Constitution of Court of Survey

445. Powers and procedure of Court of Survey

446. Power of Government to make rules with respect to Court of Survey

447. Reference in difficult cases to scientific persons

Copyright © 2019, Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division
Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs