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Canada Shipping Act, 2001 (S.C. 2001, c. 26)

Act current to 2023-03-06 and last amended on 2019-07-30. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Mandatory registration of vessels

  •  (1) Unless it is exempted under the regulations, a vessel must be registered under this Part if it

    • (a) is not a pleasure craft;

    • (b) is wholly owned by qualified persons; and

    • (c) is not registered, listed or otherwise recorded in a foreign state.

  • Marginal note:Owner’s obligation

    (2) Every owner of a vessel that is required by subsection (1) to be registered under this Part shall ensure that it is so registered.

  • Marginal note:Mandatory registration — government vessels

    (3) Every government vessel must be registered under this Part.

  • 2001, c. 26, s. 46
  • 2011, c. 15, s. 39
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