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Law on Harbours (No. 457 of 2012).

Country
Type of law
Legislation
Date of original text
Source

Abstract
The Act applies to ports used for commercial handling of goods, vehicles, persons and landing of fish. Construction of new ports and expansion of existing ports require permission from the Secretary of Transportation. The Minister of Transport makes provisions to implement international conventions and EU rules on matters governed by this Law, including regulations, directives and decisions in regards to proper operation activities in Danish ports.
It consists of 7 Chapters: Scope (1); Installations, maintenance and closure of ports (2); Access to use of a port (3); Organization (4); Employment conditions (5); Security of port facilities and harbours (5A); Order Regulations and appeals (6); Penalties, entry into force, transitional provisions (7).
Date of consolidation/reprint
Notes
The Act does not apply to Greenland nor the Faroe Islands.Consolidated version of the Law on Harbours No. 326 of 1999.
Repealed
No
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
Lov om havne.