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Protocol of 1988 relating to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974

Document type
Multilateral
Field of application
Global
Date
Nov 11, 1988
Source
IUCN (ID: TRE-001015)
Title abbreviation

SOLAS PROT 1988

Title (French)

Protocole relatif à la Convention internationale pour la sauvegarde de la vie humaine

Title (Other)

Protokoll zu dem Internationalen Übereinkommen zum Schutz des menschlichen Lebens auf See

Place of adoption
London
Depository
IMO International Maritime Organization
Language
Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, Spanish
Entry into force
Feb 3, 2000
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances, Sea
Keyword
Law reform/harmonization/deregulation Data collection/reporting Standards Jurisdictional competence Inspection Certification Transport/storage Maritime zone Navigation
Abstract

Objectives: To introduce in the 1974 International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea provisions for survey and certificates harmonised with corresponding other international instruments. Summary of provisions: This Protocol was adopted in the framework of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), and replaces and abrogates the Protocol of 1978 relating to the Convention (art. I). Parties undertake to give effect to the Protocol and its Annex, which modifies and adds provisions to the Annex of the Convention concerning, inter alia, definition of terms, inspection, surveys and control of ships, and issuance, endorsement and duration of certificates. Parties agree to communicate to the Secretary-General of the IMO, inter alia the measures they have adopted on the various matters within the scope of the Protocol (art. III).

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Website
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Countries Entry into force Ratification * Simple signature
Algeria -
Antigua and Barbuda -
Argentina -
Australia -
Azerbaijan -
Bahamas -
Bahrain -
Bangladesh -
Barbados -
Belgium -
Belize -
Brazil -
Bulgaria -
Cambodia -
Canada -
Chile -
China
Congo -
Cook Islands (New Zealand) -
Costa Rica -
Croatia -
Cuba -
Cyprus
Denmark -
Dominica -
Ecuador -
Egypt -
Equatorial Guinea -
Eritrea -
Estonia -
Fiji -
Finland -
France
Georgia -
Germany -
Greece
Grenada -
Guatemala -
Honduras -
Iceland -
India -
Iran, Islamic Republic of -
Ireland -
Israel -
Italy -
Jamaica -
Japan -
Jordan -
Kazakhstan -
Kenya -
Kiribati -
Korea, Dem. People's Rep. -
Korea, Republic of -
Latvia -
Liberia -
Libya -
Lithuania -
Luxembourg -
Malawi -
Malaysia -
Maldives -
Malta -
Marshall Islands -
Mauritius -
Mexico -
Moldova, Republic of -
Mongolia -
Montenegro -
Netherlands
New Zealand -
Nicaragua -
Nigeria -
Niue (New Zealand) -
Norway -
Oman -
Pakistan -
Palau -
Panama -
Paraguay -
Peru -
Poland -
Portugal -
Romania -
Russian Federation -
Saint Kitts and Nevis -
Saint Lucia -
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines -
Samoa -
Saudi Arabia -
Seychelles
Sierra Leone -
Singapore -
Slovakia -
Slovenia -
Spain -
Sweden
Syrian Arab Republic -
Tonga -
Trinidad and Tobago -
Tunisia -
Tuvalu -
Ukraine -
United Kingdom -
United States of America
Uruguay
Vanuatu -
Venezuela, Boliv. Rep. of -
Viet Nam -
Yemen -

* [1] Ratification [2] Accession/approbation [3] Acceptance/approval [4] Succession [5] Consent to be bound [6] Definite signature

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