283. Countries to which Load Line Convention or Safety Convention applies.-
3***The Central Government, if satisfied,-
(a) that the Government of any country has accepted or denounced the Load Line Convention or, as the case may be, the Safety Convention; or
(b) that the Load Line Convention or, as the case may be, the Safety Convention extends, or has ceased to extend to any territory;
may, by notification in the Official Gazette, make a declaration to that effect.
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