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The Bangladesh Merchant Shipping Ordinance, 1983

( Ordinance NO. XXVI Of 1983 )

Chapter 32

FISHING VESSELS

Power to make rules
403. (1) The Government may, by notification in the official Gazette, make rules to carry out the purposes of this Chapter,
 
 
 
 
(2) In particular, and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely:-
 
 
 
 
(a) the form in which applications for Certificates of Registry shall be made and the particulars which such applications should contain;
 
 
 
 
(b) the form in which Certificates of Registry and Certificates of Inspection may be issued;
 
 
 
 
(c) the issue of duplicate copies of Certificates of Registry and Certificates of Inspection when the originals are destroyed, lost, mislaid, mutilated or defaced;
 
 
 
 
(d) the manner in which, and the time within which, reports for the registration of alterations in the Certificates of Registry shall be made, the endorsements of the particulars of alteration on such certificates, the grant of provisional certificates where vessels are directed to be registered anew, the period for which provisional certificates shall be valid and all other matters ancillary to the registration of alterations;
 
 
 
 
(e) the form and manner in which applications for the transfer of registry from one port to another in Bangladesh shall be made, and the procedure to be followed by the Registrar in connection with such transfer;
 
 
 
 
(f) the form and manner in which change of ownership is to be reported, and the procedure to be followed in connection with such change;
 
 
 
 
(g) the construction, equipment, machinery and other matters relating to the safety of the vessels;
 
 
 
 
(h) the fees which may be levied for the issue or re issue of Certificates of Registry or Certificates of Inspection and for any other purposes of this Chapter; and
 
 
 
 
(i) any other matter which is to be or may be prescribed under this Chapter.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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