MERCHANT SHIPPING (SECURITY OF SHIPS AND PORT FACILITIES) ORDINANCE
13 of 2004
Application to ships and vessels
(1) This Ordinance applies°X
(a) to a Hong Kong ship, whether or not it is in Hong Kong;
(b) to a non-Hong Kong ship intending to enter Hong Kong or in Hong Kong; and
(c) for the purposes of imposing restriction for abating or containing any security threat, to any vessel in Hong Kong.
(2) This Ordinance does not apply to°X
(b) naval auxiliaries; and
(c) other vessels owned or operated by a government and used only on government non-commercial service.