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Statutory Documents - IMO Publications and Documents - Resolutions - Marine Environment Protection Committee - Resolution MEPC.298(72) - Determination of the Survey Referred to In Regulation B-3, as Amended, of the BWM Convention - (adopted on 13 April 2018) - The Marine Environment Protection Committee,

The Marine Environment Protection Committee,


RECALLING Article 38(a) of the Convention on the International Maritime Organization concerning the functions of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (the Committee) conferred upon it by international conventions for the prevention and control of marine pollution from ships,

NOTING resolution MEPC.297(72), by which it adopted amendments to regulation B-3 of the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships' Ballast Water and Sediments, 2004 (the BWM Convention),

NOTING ALSO that paragraph 10 of regulation B-3 of the BWM Convention, as amended, states that the Committee shall determine the renewal survey to which paragraphs 1.1,1.2, 2 and 4 of regulation B-3 of the BWM Convention shall apply,

DETERMINES that the renewal survey referred to in paragraph 10 of regulation B-3 of the BWM Convention is the renewal survey for the ship associated with the International Oil Pollution Prevention Certificate pursuant to Annex I of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 (MARPOL).

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