The Seamen (Supply of Articles for Personal use) Amendment Rules, 1976
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF SHIPPING & TRANSPORT
New Delhi, the 7 May , 1976
In exercise of the powers conferred by
sub-section (1) of section 172, read with clause (i) of sub-section (2) of
section 101, of the Merchant Shipping Act, 1958 (44 of 1958), the Central
Government hereby makes the following rules to amend the Seamen (Supply
of Articles for Personal Use) Rules, 1966, namely :-
(2) They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.
2. In the seamen (Supply of Articles for Personal Use) Rules, 1966, for the Schedule, the following shall be substituted, namely :-
“ The Schedule
Scale of Supply of Personal Items to Every Seamen
[ See rule (2) (1) ]
One full plate
(iv) One Teaspoon stainless steel
(v) One Table-spoon
(vi) One Table knife
(vii) One Fork
(i) one Mattress
(iii) one Pillow – standard size ( not less than 20”)
(i) One Pillow Case
(ii) Two bedsheets
(iii) One bedspread
(iv) Two blankets
(v) One bath towel ( Turkish or equivalent quality of not less than 45” size).
(vi) One hand-towel or Napkin .
(d) Soap per month
(i) 3 Cakes of toilet soap
(ii) 1 lb of washing soap or detergent.
i) i) One tea strainer to be provided in each cabin; or two aluminum kettles and one tea strainer in the Galley.
ii) ii) One ash tray in each cabin.
iii) iii) One mug to be provided in each Indian style toilet.
[ File No. MWS (61)/75-MT]
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