PART XVIII Repeals And Savings

461. Repeals and savings-- (1) The enactments specified in Part I of the Schedule are hereby repealed to the extent specified in th fourth column therof.

(2) The enactments specified in ParII of the Schedule, in so far as they extend to and operate as part of the law of India, are hereby repealed.

(3) Notwithstanding the repeal of any enactment by sub-section (1) or sub-section (2),--

(a) any notification, rule, regulation, bye-law, order or exemption issued, made or granted under any enactment hereby repealed shall, until revoked, have effect as if it had been issued, made or general under the corresponding provision of this Act;

(b) any officer appointed and any body elected or constituted under any enactment hereby repealed shall continue and shall be deemed to have been appointed, elected or constituted, as the case may be, under this Act;

(c) any document referring to any enactment hereby repealed shall be construed as referring to this Act or to the corresponding provision of this Act;

(d) any fine levied under any enactment hereby repealed may be recovered as if it had been levied under this Act;

(e) any offence committed under any enactment hereby repealed may be prosecuted and punished as if it had been committed under this Act;

(f) sailing vessels registered under any enactment hereby repealed shall be deemed to have been registered under this Act;

(g) mortgage of ships recorded in any register book maintained at any port in India under any enactment hereby repealed shall be deemed to have been recorded in the register book under the corresponding provision of this Act;

(h) any licence, certificate of competency or service, certificate of survey, A or B certificate, safety certificate, qualified safety certificate, radio telegraphy certificate, radio telephony certificate safety equipment certificate, exemption certificate, international or Indian load line certificate or any other certificate or document issued, made or granted under any enactment hereby repealed and in force at the commencement of this Act shall eb deemed to have been issued, made or granted under this Act and shall, unless cancelled under this Act, continue in force until the date shown in the certificate or document, as the case may be.

(4) The mention of particular matters in this section shall not be held to prejudice or affect the general application of section 6 of the General Clauses Act, 1897 (10 of 1897), with regard to the effect of repeals. THE SCHEDULE ENACTMENTS REPEALED Part I [ See section 461(1) ]

 

YEAR NUMBER SHORT TITLE EXTENTOF REAPEAL
1838 19 The Coasting Vessels Act, 1838 In so far it applies to sea-going ships fitted with mechanical means of propulsion and tosailing vesselS
1841 10 The Indian Registration of Ships Act,1841. The Whole
1850 11 The Indian Merchant Shipping Act,1923 The Whole
1923 21 The Indian Registration of Ships Amendment Act, 1850. The Whole
1946 21 The Merchant Seamen (Litigation) Act, 1946. The Whole
1947 26 The Control of Shipping Act, 1947 The Whole
1949 18 he Merchant Shipping Laws (Extension to Aceeding States and Amendment) Act, 1949. The Whole

 

Part II

[See section 461 (2)]

YEAR SHORT TITLES
1823 Lascars Act (4) Geo. 4, c.80)
1894 Merchant Shipping Act (57 & 58 Vict., c.60)
1897 Merchant Shipping Act ( 60 & 61 Vict., c. 59)
1898 Merchant Shipping (Liability of Shipowners) Act (61 & 62 Vict., c. 14)
1898 Merchant Shipping (Mercantile Marine Fund) Act (61 & 62 Vict., c. 44)
1900 Merchant Shipping (Liability of Shipowners and others) Act 63 & 64 Vict., c.32)
1996 Merchant Shipping Act (6 Edw. 7, c.48)
1997 Merchant Shipping Act (7 Edw. 7, c.52)
1911 Merchant Shipping (Seamen's Allotment) Act (1 & 2 Geo. 5, c.8)
1911 Merchant Shipping Act (1 & 2 Geo. 5, c.42)
1911 Merchant Conventions Act (1 & 2 Geo. 5, c.57)
1914 Merchant Shipping (Certificates) Act (4 & 5 Geo. 5, c.41)
1916 Merchant Shipping (Salvage) Act (6 & 7 Geo. 5, c.41)
1919 Merchant Shipping (Wireless Telegraphy) Act (6 & 7 Geo. 5,c.38)
1921 Merchant Shipping Act (11 & 12 Geo. 5, c.28)
1923 Merchant Shipping Acts (Amendment) Act (13 & 14 Geo. 5, c.37)
1925 Merchant Shipping (Equivalent Provisions) Act (15 & 16 Geo.5, c.40)
1932 Merchant Shipping (Safety and Load Line Conventions) Act (22 & 23 Geo.5, c.9)
1936 Merchant Shipping (Carriage of Munitions to Spain) Act (1 Edw.8 & 1 Geo.6, c.1)
1937 Merchant Shipping (Spanish Frontiers Observation) Act (1 Edw.8 & 1 Geo.6, C.19)
1937 Merchant Shipping Act (1 Edw. 8 & 1 Geo.6, c.23)
1937 Merchant Shipping (Superannuation Contributions) Act (1 Geo.6, c.4)
1940 Merchant Shipping (Salvage) Act (3 & 4 Geo.6, c.43)

 

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