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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Amendment 3 to the Black Sea Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Signature Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 
2005-04-21
Signature Year: 
2005
Signature Place: 
Batumi, Georgia
Entry into force (EIF) Date: 
2006-01-01
Treaty Type
Multilateral / Bilateral / Other - New: 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
unsure
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Title
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Amendment 3 to the Black Sea Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
port state control/sea
Lineage
Lineage: 
Port State Control
Sequence: 
800.030
Secretariat and auspices
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2010.30
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
MuN
Subject: 
Ocean/Transport/PortStateControl
Lang1: 
EN.txt
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Core Filename: 
2005-Amendment-2000-BlackSeaMemorandumUnderstandingPortStateControl
Notes (incl. non-URL source for text): 
The Committee approved new version of the regional port State control Manual, the main guidelines for port State control officers inspecting the vessels. The Manual was made compatible as much as possible with similar documents of the Paris and Tokyo MOUs - leading PSC organizations in the world. Among other things the guidelines of assessment of responsibility of recognized organizations for the deficiencies leading to a detention are introduced in the Manual. The Manual with appropriate amendments to the text of the Memorandum will enter into force from January 1, 2006. 2009 version of MOU states 3rd amendment took effect on 1 Jan 2006. Website shows additional amendments at 2004 annual meeting. 2003 Annual report states: "In accordance with the decision of the Committee Leader (Romania) of the WG on PSC Manual; incorporated adopted amendments into the BS MOU PSC Manual, inserted Paris MOU PSC Manual’s “Guidelines for PSCO on STCW 95 Convention, ISM Code, inspection on working and living condition”, to the BS MOU PSC Manual, replaced the Codes, by the Codes from the Russian Federation submission, adopted by the Committee and provided revised final version of the BS MOU PSC Manual to the Secretariat for publication and distribution to the maritime Authorities for implementation on a trial basis."
Date text posted to IEA: 
20100920
Member Code: 
BGR,GEO,ROU,RUS,TUR,UKR,
Members: 
Bulgaria, Georgia, Romania, Russian Federation, Turkey, Ukraine,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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