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  1 The Maritime Safety Committee, at its eighty-ninth session (11 to 20 May), with a view to ensuring a uniform approach towards the application of the provisions of SOLAS regulation II-1/29, following a recommendation made by the Sub-Committee on Ship Design and Equipment at its fifty-fourth session, approved the annexed unified interpretation concerning mechanical, hydraulic and electrical independency and failure detection and response of steering control systems.

  2 Member Governments are invited to use the annexed interpretation from 20 May 2011 when applying the relevant provisions of SOLAS regulation II-1/29 and to bring it to the attention of all parties concerned.

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