States' Trading Supervisory Board - P.2017/107
The States are asked to decide:-
Whether, after consideration of the policy letter entitled 'Merchant Shipping - Introduction of New Commercial Vessels Code and Consequent Minor Legislative Amendments', they are of the opinion:-
1. To note the intention of the States' Trading Supervisory Board to issue a Small Commercial Vessels Code governing construction standards, crew licencing, operating limits and other related matters under regulations to be made under the Merchant Shipping (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2002.
2. To agree to the amendment, repeal or suspension (as appropriate) of such legislative provisions as is necessary to facilitate the introduction of such a Code.
3. To direct the preparation of such legislation as may be necessary to give effect to the above decisions.
The above Propositions have been submitted to Her Majesty's Procureur for advice on any legal or constitutional implications in accordance with Rule 4(1) of the Rule of Procedure of the States of Deliberation and their Committees..