Merchant Shipping Amendment Draft Bill

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The Department of Transport published the draft Merchant Shipping Amendment Bill, 2013, for public comment.

The draft Bill seeks to amend the Merchant Shipping Act, 1951, so as to give effect to the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 and the Work in Fishing Convention, 2007.

Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the draft Bill.

Comments can be emailed to Mr Trevor Mphahlele at [email protected] by no later than Friday, 11 October 2013.

Enquiries can be directed to Mr Trevor Mphahlele on tel (012) 309 3481.