Regulation 1 - General
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Regulation 1 - General

  (1) The tonnage of a ship shall consist of gross tonnage and net tonnage.

  (2) The gross tonnage and the net tonnage shall be determined in accordance with the provisions of these Regulations.

  (3) The gross tonnage and the net tonnage of novel types of craft whose constructional features are such as to render the application of the provisions of these Regulations unreasonable or impracticable shall be as determined by the Administration. Where the tonnage is so determined, the Administration shall communicate to the Organization details of the method used for that purpose, for circulation to the Contracting Governments for their information.

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