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Protocol to the International Convention on the Establishment of an International Fund of Compensation for Oil Pollution Damage

Document type
Multilateral
Field of application
Global
Date
Nov 19, 1976
Source
IUCN (ID: TRE-000554)
Title abbreviation

FUND PROT 1976

Title (French)

Protocole de la Convention internationale portant création d'un Fonds international d'indemnisation pour les dommages dus à la pollution par les hydrocarbures

Title (Other)

Protokoll zu dem Internationalen Übereinkommen über die Errichtung eines Internationalen Fonds zur Entschädigung für Ölverschmutzungsschäden

Place of adoption
London
Depository
IMO International Maritime Organization
Language
English, French
Entry into force
Nov 22, 1994
Subject
Sea, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Financing International organization Oil pollution Special fund Liability/compensation Hazardous substances
Abstract

Objectives: To amend the 1971 International Convention on the Establishment of an International Fund of Compensation for Oil Pollution Damage. Summary of provisions: Amounts referred to in the Convention, wherever they appear, are to be amended as provided in Article III of the Protocol. Article 1 paragraph 4 of the Convention is replaced to give a new definition of 'Unit of Account' and 'Monetary Unit'.

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