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Separate Registration Of Fishing Vessels

Volume 130: debated on Wednesday 30 March 1988

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Amendment made: No. 58, in page 10, line 7, at end insert—

'(4A) Where a fishing vessel becomes registered under this Part at a time when it is already registered under the law of any country outside the United Kingdom, the owner of the vessel shall take all reasonable steps to secure the termination of the vessel's registration under the law of that country.
(4B) Any person who contravenes subsection (4A) shall be guilty of an offence and liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding the third level on the standard scale.'. —[Mr. Channon.]