Laws of Bangladesh
The Bangladesh Merchant Shipping Ordinance, 1983
( Ordinance NO. XXVI Of 1983 )
[ [30th June, 1983 ]
NAVIGATION, COLLISIONS AND ACCIDENTS
Meteorological observations to be recorded, etc.
367. (1) Every Bangladesh Ship shall make meteorological observations at such intervals and record the same in such meteorological log as may be prescribed.
(2) Any Bangladesh ship or ships required by the Government to do so shall transmit meteorological reports at such times and to such authorities as may be appointed in this behalf.
(3) The master of a ship in respect of which the provisions of sub section (1) or sub section (2) are contravened shall be punishable with fine which may extend to five thousand Taka.
(4) The Government may, by notification in the official Gazette, make rules to carry out the purposes of this section.
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