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Canada Shipping Act, 2001

Version of section 21 from 2003-01-01 to 2023-06-21:

Marginal note:Issuance of documents to foreign vessels

 The Minister of Transport may, at the request of the government of a state to which an international convention or protocol listed in Schedule 1 applies, issue in respect of a vessel registered in that state any document provided for by the convention or protocol, other than a Canadian maritime document, if the Minister is satisfied, in the same manner as in the case of a Canadian vessel, that the document may properly be issued. A document issued under this section must contain a statement that it has been issued at the request of that government.

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