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Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage (International Convention) Act, 1995 (Cap. 54B).

Country/Territory
Grenada
Document type
Legislation
Date
1998 (2013)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to make provision for the implementation of the International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage, 1992, and for matters connected therewith.
Subject
Sea, Environment gen.
Keyword
Marine pollution Pollution control Oil pollution International agreement-implementation International agreement-text Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Offences/penalties Liability/compensation
Geographical area
Americas, Caribbean, Small Island Developing States
Entry into force notes
This Act shall come into operation on such day as the Governor-General appoints by Proclamation.
Abstract

Subject to section 4 to section 10 of the present Act, Article I to Article XI of the International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage and Article XII, relating to Final Clauses of the Convention, shall have the force of law in Grenada (sect. 3). Sections 4 to 10 concern court actions in relation to claims for damage, a limitation fund to be constituted with the High Court of Grenada, and certificates of insurance.

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