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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Amendments To The BCH Code Of The International Convention For The Prevention Of Pollution From Ships
Alternative Treaty Names: 
Amendments to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution From Ships
Possible Sources (additional): 
http://www.imo.org/includes/blastData.asp/doc_id=6990/70(38).pdf
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Date IEA was Signed: 
1996-07-10
Signature Year: 
1996
Place IEA was signed: 
London
Entry into force (EIF) Date: 
1998-07-01
Treaty Type
Membership eligibility (multilateral, bilateral, etc): 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
Environmental
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Title
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Amendments To The BCH Code Of The International Convention For The Prevention Of Pollution From Ships
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
pollut/pollution from ships/ship
Lineage
Lineage: 
MARPOL
Sequence: 
203.270
Secretariat and auspices
Org Auspices: 
IMO
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
AmendProtToB: 
2874
AmendProtToC: 
2826
AmendProtToType: 
Amendment
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
MEA - Multilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
Pollution/Ocean
Category: 
ENV
Lang1: 
EN.txt
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Core Filename: 
1996-AmendmentsBCH-1978-Protocol-1973-PollutionFromShips
Notes (incl. non-URL source for text): 
MEPC 70(38); One set of amendments concerned Protocol I to the Convention which contains provisions for reporting incidents involving harmful substances. The amendments included more precise requirements for the sending of such reports. Other amendments brought requirements in MARPOL concerning the IBC and BCH Codes into line with amendments adopted to SOLAS.
Date text posted to IEA: 
200403
Member Code: 
,
Members: 
,
OrigMEAgrees: 
0