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Marine Transport Proclamation No. 139/1978.

Country/Territory
Ethiopia
Document type
Legislation
Date
1978
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Sea, Environment gen.
Keyword
Marine pollution Pollution control Navigation Institution
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Least Developed Countries
Abstract

There is hereby established a Marine Transport Authority (hereinafter the "Authority") as an autonomous public authority having juridical personality. Purposes of the Authority are set out in section 6 and include the prevention of marine pollution. The Authority shall have all the powers necessary for the attainment of its objectives. These shall include the power to regulate the manufacture, possession, use, sale and purchase of any vessel used for marine transport (sect. 7). The Minister may,

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