|313||Title:||SHIPPING AND PORT CONTROL ORDINANCE||Gazette Number:|
|Section:||16B||Heading:||Closure of waters||Version Date:||30/06/1997|
(1) Where the Director reasonably believes that it is necessary in the interests of safety to close any area of the waters of Hong Kong to all vessels, or to any vessel belonging to any class, type or description of vessel, he may, by notice in the Gazette, close that area to such vessels or vessel, as the case may be.
(2) A notice under subsection (1) which has not been repealed, or which has not expired, on or before the effluxion of the period of 6 months immediately following the day on which it is published in the Gazette shall expire on the day immediately following that period.
(3) It is hereby declared that a notice under subsection (1)-