Memorandum by the Department
of the Environment, Transport and the Regions
1999 (S.I. 1999/2205)
1. The Committee has requested
a memorandum on the following point:
Regulation 3(2) applies (among
others) regulation 2 (interpretation) to non-United Kingdom ships
while in United Kingdom waters. Explain the purpose of this provision,
given that regulation 2 itself applies for all purposes ("In
2. The Department accepts that
this provision is unnecessary and will bear the point in mind
for the future.
2nd November 1999.