Draft Merchant Shipping (civic liability convention) Bill

14th September 2005

The above mentioned draft bill is hereby published for comments. This Bill
implements the 1992 Protocol to the International Convention on Civil Liability
for Oil Pollution Damage, 1969 (the Civil LiabifiQ Convention). It will allow the
Republic to participate in the regime established by the Civil Liability and Fund
Conventions, which Parliament has approved under section 23 l(2) of the
Constitution.