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Fishing Vessel Safety Regulations

Version of section 49 from 2006-03-22 to 2017-07-12:

  •  (1) Notwithstanding the requirements for periodic inspection prescribed in this Part, an inspector may issue or extend an inspection certificate for a period not exceeding

    • (a) two months beyond the due date of periodic inspection; or

    • (b) five months beyond the due date of periodic inspection, if authorized to do so by the Divisional Supervisor.

  • (2) Prior to issuing or extending an inspection certificate under this section, the inspector shall, from such inspection of the hull, machinery and equipment, including the electrical installations, equipment and appliances, as is possible while the vessel is afloat, and without opening up any machinery except boilers and boiler mountings, satisfy himself that the fishing vessel is in a seaworthy condition.

  • (3) An inspection certificate issued or extended to the maximum period allowed under this section shall not be renewed or further extended without the permission of the Board.

  • SOR/81-199, s. 5
  • 1987, c. 7, s. 84(F)

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