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Canada Shipping Act, 2001

Version of section 158 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-07-29:

Marginal note:Delivery of wreck or proceeds of disposition

 A receiver of wreck must release wreck or pay the proceeds of its disposition under subsection 160(1) to a person who claims ownership of the wreck and

  • (a) submits, in the form and manner specified by the Minister, a claim to the receiver within 90 days after the wreck was reported under paragraph 155(1)(a);

  • (b) establishes their claim to the satisfaction of the receiver; and

  • (c) pays or delivers the salvage award determined by the receiver, and pays the receiver’s fees and expenses.

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