Singapore Government
Link to Homepage
Home | About Us | Browse | Advanced Search | Results | My Preferences | FAQ | Help
 
Contents

Long Title

Part I PRELIMINARY

Part II ENTRY INTO AND DEPARTURE FROM SINGAPORE

Part IIA SINGAPORE VISAS FOR NON-CITIZENS

Part III ENTRY AND RE-ENTRY PERMITS

Part IV PROCEDURE ON ARRIVAL IN AND DEPARTURE FROM SINGAPORE

Part V REMOVAL FROM SINGAPORE

Part VA OBLIGATIONS RELATING TO IDENTIFYING INFORMATION OR PASSENGER INFORMATION

Part VI MISCELLANEOUS

THE SCHEDULE Personal Identifiers

Legislative History

 
Slider
Left Corner
Print   Link to Viewed VersionLink to In-Force Version
On 31/07/2015, you requested the version in force on 31/07/2015 incorporating all amendments published on or before 31/07/2015. The closest version currently available is that of 19/12/2012.
Slider
Persons not to board or leave vessel until examination completed
19.
—(1)  Except under and in accordance with any authority granted by an immigration officer, no person other than —
(a)
the pilot;
(b)
any Government officer boarding the vessel on duty;
(c)
the owner, charterer or agent of the vessel; or
(d)
a consular officer or an accredited representative of the country to which the vessel belongs,
shall leave or board a vessel arriving in Singapore nor may any person (other than the crew of a vessel carrying any such person) approach within 200 metres of the vessel, until the vessel has been examined by an immigration officer and the immigration signal has been hauled down, or board a vessel departing from Singapore after it has been examined by an immigration officer just before its departure.
[13/77; S 353/75]
(2)  Any person who contravenes subsection (1) shall be guilty of an offence and every such person leaving a vessel in contravention of subsection (1) shall, if so required by an immigration officer, return immediately to the vessel and remain thereon and the master of the vessel shall be bound to re-embark that person.
History for Provision '19 Persons not to board or leave vessel until examination completed'.
Left Arrow
Right Arrow
pr19-.
15/03/1995
Formal Consolidation
15 March 1995
1995 RevEd
 

20/12/1997
Formal Consolidation
20 December 1997
1997 RevEd
 

01/01/2008
Formal Consolidation
01 January 2008
2008 RevEd
 
Compare versionsDiff

19/12/2012
Informal Consolidation
05 January 2013
Amended
Act 18 of 2012