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03/07/2022
Laws of Bangladesh

The Inland Shipping Ordinance, 1976

( Ordinance NO. LXXII OF 1976 )

Chapter II

REGISTRATION AND SURVEY

Power for Government to order a second survey
 
 
15. (1) If the surveyor making a survey of an inland ship refuses to give a declaration under section 7 with regard to the ship or gives a declaration with which the owner or master of the ship is dissatisfied, the 1[officer appointed under section 7] may, on the application of the owner or master, and on payment by him 2[ * * * ] double the amount of the fee payable for the previous survey, 3[ * * * ] direct more than one surveyor to survey the ship.
 
 
 
 
(2) The surveyors directed under sub-section (1) to survey an inland ship shall forthwith survey the ship and may, after the survey, either refuse to give a declaration or give such declaration as seems to them to be proper; and such refusal or declaration shall be final.

  • 1
    The words and figure “officer appointed under section 7” were substituted for the word “Government” by section 9 of the Inland Shipping (Amendment) Ordinance, 1983 (Ordinance No. XIX of 1983)
  • 2
    The words “of such fee, not exceeding” were omitted by section 9 of the Inland Shipping (Amendment) Ordinance, 1983 (Ordinance No. XIX of 1983)
  • 3
    The words and comma “as the Government may require,” were omitted by section 9 of the Inland Shipping (Amendment) Ordinance, 1983 (Ordinance No. XIX of 1983)
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