chapter  4
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DEFINITIONS OF ARREST, PERSON, CLAIMANT AND COURT

Article 1(2) 2. ‘‘Arrest’’ means the detention of a ship by judicial process to secure a maritime claim, but

does not include the seizure of a ship in execution or satisfaction of a judgment

(i) Analysis of the definition 4.01 In the draft approved by the CMI Conference at Naples the definition of arrest was as follows: ‘‘‘Arrest’ shall mean an arrest made to secure a claim.’’