Laws of Bangladesh

The Inland Shipping Ordinance, 1976

( Ordinance NO. LXXII OF 1976 )

Chapter II


Ownership acquired outside Bangladesh to be reported to registrar
25. If at any place outside Bangladesh an inland ship becomes the property of a citizen of Bangladesh or such a company as is described in sub-section (2) of section 3, the owner of the ship shall immediately on her arrival at a place of registry in Bangladesh report the fact to the registrar of that place and furnish therewith the following particulars, namely:-
(a) the time of arrival of the ship at the place of registry;
(b) the name of the ship, if any;
(c) the time and place of her purchase and the name or names of the purchaser or purchasers;
(d) the name of her master; and
(e) the particulars respecting her tonnage, build and description which he is able to obtain.

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