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Canada Shipping Act, 2001 (S.C. 2001, c. 26)

Act current to 2023-03-06 and last amended on 2019-07-30. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Registration — fleet

  •  (1) The Chief Registrar may register a group of two or more vessels as a fleet if he or she is satisfied that

    • (a) all of the vessels are owned by the same owner;

    • (b) each vessel meets the requirements for registration in the small vessel register; and

    • (c) each vessel meets any other requirement — including with respect to a vessel’s dimensions, usage or propulsion — that the Chief Registrar may establish for the vessels of a fleet.

  • Marginal note:Small vessel register

    (2) A fleet that is accepted for registration must be registered in the small vessel register.

  • 2011, c. 15, s. 42
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