—(1) A person commits piracy who does any act that, by the law of nations, is piracy.
(2) Whoever commits piracy shall be punished with imprisonment for life and with caning with not less than 12 strokes, but if while committing or attempting to commit piracy he murders or attempts to murder another person or does any act that is likely to endanger the life of another person he shall be punished with death.
130C. Whoever, while in or out of Singapore —
steals a Singapore ship;
steals or without lawful authority throws overboard, damages or destroys anything that is part of the cargo, supplies or fittings in a Singapore ship;
does or attempts to do a mutinous act on a Singapore ship; or
shall be punished with imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 years and shall be liable to caning.