section 78.1(2)

SECTION WORDING

78.1(2) Every one who (a) commits an act of violence against a person on board a ship or fixed platform, (b) destroys or causes damage to a ship or its cargo or to a fixed platform, (c) destroys or causes serious damage to or interferes with the operation of any maritime navigational facility, or (d) places or causes to be placed on board a ship or fixed platform anything that is likely to cause damage to the ship or its cargo or to the fixed platform, where that act is likely to endanger the safe navigation of a ship or the safety of a fixed platform, is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for life.

CATEGORIES