Functions of a Shipping Master
10. The functions of a Shipping Master shall be-
(a) to supervise and afford facilities for the engagement and discharge of seamen in the manner provided in this Ordinance and the rules and regulations made thereunder;
(b) to provide means for securing the presence on board at the proper time of the seamen who are so engaged;
(c) to facilitate the making of apprenticeships to sea services;
(d) to perform such other functions relating to seamen, apprentices and ships as are, by or under this Ordinance or by general or special order of the Government, assigned to a Shipping Master.
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