11. POWER TO EXEMPT. –
The Central Government may, by notification in the official Gazette exempt from all or any of the provisions of this Act, and of the Regulations made there under, on such conditions, if any, as he thinks fit –
(a) any port or place, dock, wharf, quay or similar premises at which the processes are only occasionally carried on or the traffic is small and confined to small ships, or
(b) any specified ship or class of ship.