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The Assembly

 RECALLING Article 15(j) of the Convention on the International Maritime Organisation concerning the functions of the Assembly in relation to regulations and guidelines concerning maritime safety.

 NOTING that, by Resolution MSC.24(60), the Maritime Safety Committee adopted the amendments to SOLAS Chapter II-2 dealing with fire-protection measures to be taken in respect of existing passenger ships which, inter alia, require that plans and booklets referred to in Regulation II-2/20 shall provide the information regarding fire protection, fire detection and fire extinction,

 NOTING ALSO that, by Resolution MSC.27(61), the Maritime Safety Committee adopted similar amendments dealing with new passenger ships,

 REFERRING to the decision by the Maritime Safety Committee at its sixtieth session that guidelines on information to be contained in plans and booklets regarding fire protection, fire detection and fire extinction should be developed before the relevant SOLAS provisions become effective,

  • 1. ADOPTS the Guidelines on the information to be provided with fire control plans and booklets required by SOLAS Regulation II-2/20 and 41-2, set out in the annex to the present resolution;

  • 2. INVITES Governments to apply the above Guidelines when implementing the amendments to chapter II-2 of the SOLAS Convention adopted by resolution MSC.24(60).

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