48 Declaration of historic shipwrecks
(1) The Minister, by order published in the Gazette, may declare to be
a historic shipwreck the remains of any ship situated in State waters or
otherwise within the limits of the State, and may do so regardless of the
length of time for which it has been so situated.
(2) An order under this section may relate to one or more ships or one
or more articles, or to both one or more ships and one or more
(3) An order under this section must identify, in accordance with any
requirements imposed by the regulations, the nature and location of the
historic shipwreck to which the order relates.