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Protocol on Dangerous Goods

Document type
Multilateral
Field of application
Date
Sep 20, 2002
Source
IUCN (ID: TRE-154423)
Place of adoption
Jakarta
Depository
ASEAN Association of Southeast Asian Nations
Language
English
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Transport/storage Authorization/permit Classification/declassification International agreement-text Hazardous substances
Geographical area
East Asian Seas, South-Eastern Asia, Asia, Indian Ocean, North Pacific
Abstract

The Contracting Parties shall agree to apply the provisions of this Protocol for the movement of dangerous goods in transit transport. Dangerous goods shall be classified as provided for in article 3. The Contracting Parties shall adopt the provisions of the United Nations Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods/Model Regulations, the European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (art. 4). The National Transit Transport Coordinating Committee of the relevant Contracting Party shall issue a permit for the transit transport of dangerous goods (art. 5). The ASEAN Senior Transport Officials Meeting shall be responsible for monitoring, reviewing, coordinating and supervising all aspects relating to the effective implementation of this Protocol (art. 6). Article 7 contains penal provisions.

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Brunei Darussalam -
Cambodia -
Indonesia -
Lao, People's Dem. Rep. -
Malaysia - -
Myanmar -
Philippines -
Singapore -
Thailand -
Viet Nam -

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