Payment of wages
125. Master to deliver account of wages.-
(1) The master of every ship shall, before paying off or discharging a seaman under this Act deliver at the time and in the manner provided by this Act a full and true account in the form prescribed of the seaman's wages and of nil deductions to be made therefrom on any account whatever.
(2) The said account shall be delivered, either to the seaman himself, at or before the time of his leaving the ship, or to the shipping master not less than twenty-four hours before the discharge or payment off.