The Public General Statutes: With a List of the Local and Private Acts Passed in the ... Years of the Reign of ... : Being the ... Session of the ... Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 31

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G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode, printers to the Queen's most excellent majesty., 1894 - Session laws
 

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Page 523 - Where any loss of life or personal injury is caused to any person being carried in the ship...
Page 483 - Such shipping master shall cause the agreement to be read over and explained to each seaman, or otherwise ascertain that each seaman understands the same before he signs it, and shall attest each signature...
Page 605 - ... of the common interval between the breadths, and the product shall be deemed the transverse area ; but if the midship depth exceed...
Page 411 - Every master shall keep on board proper weights and measures for the purpose of determining the quantities of the several provisions and articles served out, and shall allow the same to be used at the time of serving out such provisions and articles, in the presence of a witness, whenever any dispute arises about such quantities, and in default shall, for every offense, be liable to a penalty of not more than fifty dollars.
Page 50 - Power to administer an oath and require any person examined to make and sign a declaration of the truth of the statements made by him in his examination...
Page 483 - Trade, and shall be dated at the Time of the first Signature thereof, and shall be signed by the Master before any Seaman...
Page 3 - Act and of section tuirty-four of the Merchant Shipping Act, 1876 (which are set out in the schedule to this Act) shall apply as if they were herein re-enacted, and in terms made applicable to an offence and forfeiture under this Act, and any commissioned officer on full pay in the naval service of Hor Majesty the Queen may seize the ship's certificate of registry.
Page 521 - If any goods are, for the purpose of convenience in assorting the same, landed at the wharf where the ship is discharged, and the owner of the goods at the time of...
Page 53 - In the case of every person dying after the commencement of this part of this Act, there shall, save as hereinafter expressly provided, be levied and paid, upon the principal value ascertained as hereinafter provided of all property, real or personal, settled or not settled, which passes on the death of such person, a duty, called
Page 387 - In the event of the seaman's wages or any part thereof not being paid or settled as in this section mentioned, then, unless the delay is due to the act or default of the seaman, or to any reasonable dispute as to liability, or to any other cause not being the wrongful act or default of the owner or master, the seaman's wages shall continue to run and be payable until the time of the final settlement thereof.

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