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Marine Liability Act

Version of section 59 from 2003-01-01 to 2010-01-01:

Marginal note:Duplication of actions barred

 If the owner of a Convention ship has constituted a shipowner’s fund under section 58 with a court of a state other than Canada that is a party to the Civil Liability Convention, no action may be commenced or continued in any court in Canada in relation to the same occurrence in respect of matters referred to in subsection 51(1).

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