Oil Pollution of the Sea (Amendment) Act, 1977

Amendment of section 10 of Act of 1956.

9.—Section 10 of the Act of 1956 (as amended by the Act of 1965) is hereby amended by the substitution for subsection (3) of the following subsection—

“(3) The owner and also the master of any ship registered in the State which discharges oil, or any mixture containing oil, anywhere at sea shall be guilty of an offence.”