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MARINE POLLUTION ACT 2012 - SECT 201
Prohibition on activities
201 Prohibition on activities
(1) This section applies where the Minister is of the opinion that the
discharge of marine pollutants from (or within) any ship or place on land in
which any activity is carried on is causing or is likely to cause a marine
pollution incident and that the giving of the notice is warranted.
Minister may, by notice in writing, do either or both of the following:
direct the master of the ship or the responsible person,
(b) direct the
person carrying on the activity, to cease carrying on the activity, or any
specified aspect of it, for such period as is specified in the notice.
the person who is given a notice is not the person carrying on the activity,
the notice is taken to require the person to take all available steps to cause
the activity to cease.
(4) The Minister may give further notices on the
expiry of the period of the earlier notice.
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