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Jurisdiction: International
Type of document: Multilateral
Field of application: Global
Title (English): Protocol of 1988 relating to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974
Title (French): Protocole relatif à la Convention internationale pour la sauvegarde de la vie humaine
Title (other language): Protokoll zu dem Internationalen Übereinkommen zum Schutz des menschlichen Lebens auf See
Title abbreviation: SOLAS PROT 1988
Date of document: 11 November 1988
Entry into force: 03 February 2000
Available in: B7 p. 974:81/B
Depository: IMO International Maritime Organization
Place of adoption: London
Available web site: www.imo.org
Link to full text: TRE-001015.doc (English)
Language of document: Arabic; Chinese; English; French; Russian; Spanish
Translation of document: German
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).
Subject(s): Sea; Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword(s): data collection/reporting; certification; inspection; jurisdictional competence; law reform/harmonization/deregulation; maritime zone; navigation; transport/storage; standards
Treaty ID number: TRE-001015

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References

Treaties
Amends:

International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) - 01 November 1974

Supersedes:

Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974 - 17 February 1978