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Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC)

November 18, 2013

MEPC Resolutions are the included in the Reports of the MEPC meetings during which the resolutions were adopted. Resolutions normally appear as an Annex to the Committee’s Report. References to resolutions include the resolution number and sessional information. MEPC.209(63) refers to MEPC Resolution number 209 which was adopted during the 63rd session of the Committee.

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The table below lists MEPC resolutions by number, the most recent (highest number) to the earliest (lowest number).

 

Resolution
Title
Status
MEPC.241(65) ​Appreciation of the services to the Marine Environment Protection Committee by Mr. Andreas Chrysostomou
MEPC.240(65) ​2013 Amendments to the revised guidelines and specifications for oil discharge monitoring and control systems for oil tankers (Resolution MEPC.108(49)) ​Amends MEPC.108(49)
MEPC.239(65) ​Amendments to the 2012 guidelines for the implementation of MARPOL Annex V
MEPC.238(65) ​Amendments to the annex of the protocol of 1978 relating to the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973 (Amendments to MARPOL Annexes I and II to make the RO Code mandatory)
MEPC.237(65) ​Adoption of the code for Recognized Organizations (RO Code)
MEPC.236(65) ​Amendments to the condition assessment scheme under MARPOL Annex I
MEPC.235(65) ​Amendments to the Annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Amendments to Form A and Form B of Supplements to the IOPP Certificate under MARPOL Annex I)
MEPC.234(65) ​Amendments to the 2012 guidelines on survey and certification of the Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI) (Resolution MEPC.214(63)), as amended ​Amends MEPC.214(63)
MEPC.233(65) ​2013 guidelines for calculation of reference lines for use with the Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI) for cruise passenger ships having non-conventional propulsion
MEPC.232(65) ​2013 Interim guidelines for determining minimum propulsion power to maintain the manoeuvrability of ships in adverse conditions ​Revokes MSC-MEPC.2/Circ.11
MEPC.231(65) ​2013 Guidelines for calculation of reference lines for use with the Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI) ​Revokes MEPC.215(63)
MEPC.230(65) ​2013 Guidelines as required by regulation 13.2.2 of MARPOL Annex VI in respect of non-identical replacement engines not required to meet the tier III limit
MEPC.229(65) ​Promotion of technical co-operation and transfer of technology relating to the improvement of energy efficiency of ships
MEPC.228(65) ​Information reporting on type approved ballast water management systems ​Revokes MEPC.175(58)
MEPC.227(64) ​2012 Guidelines on implementation of effluent standards and performance tests for sewage treatment plants ​Supersedes MEPC.159(55)
MEPC.226(64) ​Designation of the Saba Bank as a particularly sensitive sea area
MEPC.225(64) ​2012 Amendments to the international code for the construction and equipment of ships carrying dangerous chemicals in bulk (IBC Code)
MEPC.224(64) ​Amendments to the 2012 guidelines on the method of calculation of the attained Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI) for new ships
MEPC.223(64) ​2012 Guidelines for the inspection of ships under the Hong Kong Convention
MEPC.222(64) 2012 Guidelines for the survey and certification of ships under the Hong Kong Convention​
MEPC.221(63) ​2012 Guidelines for the development of a regional reception facilities plan
MEPC.220(63) ​2012 Guidelines for the development of garbage management plans ​Revokes MEPC.71(38)
MEPC.219(63) ​2012 Guidelines for the implementation of MARPOL Annex V ​Revokes MEPC.59(33)
MEPC.218(63) ​Development of technical onboard equipment in relation to the designation of the Baltic Sea as a special area under MARPOL Annex IV
MEPC.217(63) ​Amendments to the Annex of the Protocol of 1997 to amend the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the protocol of 1978 relating thereto (Regional arrangements for port reception facilities under MARPOL Annex VI and Certification of marine diesel engines fitted with Selective Catalytic Reduction systems under the NOx Technical Code 2008)
MEPC.216(63) ​Amendments to the Annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Regional arrangements for port reception facilities under MARPOL Annexes I, II, IV and V)
MEPC.215(63) ​Guidelines for calculation of reference lines for use with the energy efficiency design index (EEDI) ​Revoked by MEPC.231(65)
MEPC.214(63) ​2012 Guidelines on survey and certification of the energy efficiency design index (EEDI) ​Revokes MEPC.1/Circ.682 Revoked by MEPC.234(65)
MEPC.213(63) ​2012 Guidelines for the development of a ship energy efficiency management plan (SEEMP) ​Revokes MEPC.1/Circ.683
MEPC.212(63) ​2012 Guidelines on the method of calculation of the attained energy efficiency design index (EEDI) for new ships ​Revokes MEPC.1/Circ.681
MEPC.211(63) ​2012 Guidelines for the authorization of ship recycling facilities
MEPC.210(63) ​2012 Guidelines for safe and environmentally sound ship recycling
MEPC.209(63) ​2012 Guidelines on design and construction to facilitate sediment control on ships (G12) ​Revokes MEPC.150(55)
MEPC.208(62) 2011 Guidelines for inspection of anti-fouling systems on ships Revokes MEPC.105(49)
MEPC.207(62) 2011 Guidelines for the control and management of ships' biofouling to minimize the transfer of invasive aquatic species  
MEPC.206(62) Procedure for approving other methods of ballast water management in accordance with regulation B-3.7 of the BWM Convention  
MEPC.205(62) 2011 Guidelines and specifications for add-on equipment for upgrading Resolution MEPC.60(33) compliant oil filtering equipment  
MEPC.204(62) Designation of the strait of Bonifacio as a particularly sensitive sea area  
MEPC.203(62) Amendments to the annex of the protocol of 1997 to amend the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973, as modified by the protocol of 1978 relating thereto
(Inclusion of regulations on energy efficiency for ships in MARPOL Annex VI)
 
MEPC.202(62) Amendments to the annex of the protocol of 1997 to amend the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973, as modified by the protocol of 1978 relating thereto
(Designation of the United States Caribbean Sea Emission Control Area and exemption of certain ships operating in the North American Emission Control Area and the United States Caribbean Sea Emission Control Area under regulations 13 and 14 and Appendix VII of MARPOL Annex VI)
 
MEPC.201(62)
Corr.1
​Amendments to the annex of the protocol of 1978 relating to the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973
(Revised MARPOL Annex V)
MEPC.201(62) Amendments to the annex of the protocol of 1978 relating to the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973
(Revised MARPOL Annex V)
 
MEPC.200(62) Amendments to the Annex of the protocol of 1978 relating to the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973
(Special Area Provisions and the Designation of the Baltic Sea as a Special Area under
MARPOL Annex IV)
 
MEPC.199(62) 2011 Guidelines for reception facilities under MARPOL Annex VI  
MEPC.198(62) 2011 Guidelines addressing additional aspects to the NOx technical code 2008 with regard to particular requirements related to marine diesel engines fitted with selective catalytic reduction (SCR) systems  
MEPC.197(62) 2011 Guidelines for the development of the inventory of hazardous materials Revokes MEPC.179(59)
MEPC.196(62) 2011 Guidelines for the development of the ship recycling plan  
MEPC.195(61) 2010 Guidelines for survey and certification of anti-fouling systems on ships
Revokes MEPC.102(48)
MEPC.194(61) Amendments to the Annex of the Protocol of 1997 to amend the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto (Revised form of Supplement to the IAPP Certificate)
 
MEPC.193(61) Amendments to the Annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Revised MARPOL Annex III)
 
MEPC.192(61) 2010 Guidelines for monitoring the worldwide average sulphur content of fuel oils supplied for use on board ships
Revokes MEPC.183(59)
Establishment of the date on which Regulation 5(1)(h) of MARPOL Annex V in respect of the Wider Caribbean region special area shall take effect
 
Amendments to the Annex of the protocol of 1997 to amend the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the protocol of 1978 relating thereto (North American Emission Control Area)
 
Amendments to the annex of the protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (addition of a new chapter 9 to MARPOL Annex I)
 
Installation of ballast water management systems on new ships in accordance with the application dates contained in the ballast water management convention (BWM Convention)
 
Amendments to the Annex of the protocol of 1978 relating to the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973
 
Amendments to the Annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973
 
Guidelines for the development of a VOC management plan
 
2009 Guidelines for exhaust gas cleaning systems
Revokes MEPC.170(57)
2009 Guidelines for monitoring the worldwide average sulphur content of residual fuel oils supplied for use on board ships
Revokes MEPC.82(43) Revoked by MEPC.192(61)
2009 Guidelines for the sampling of fuel oil for determination of compliance with the revised MARPOL Annex VI
Revokes MEPC.96(47)
2009 Guidelines for port state control under the revised MARPOL Annex VI
 
Amendments to the survey guidelines under the harmonized system of survey and certification for the revised MARPOL Annex VI
 Revoked by A.1053(27)
Guidelines for the development of the inventory of hazardous materials
Revoked by MEPC.197(62) 
Calculation of recycling capacity for meeting the entry-into-force conditions of the Hong Kong international convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships, 2009
 
Amendments to the technical code on control of emission of nitrogen oxides from marine diesel engines (NOx Technical Code 2008)
 
Amendments to the Annex of the Protocol of 1997 to amend the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto (Revised MARPOL Annex VI)
 
Information reporting on type approved ballast water management systems
Revoked by MEPC.228(65)
Guidelines for approval of ballast water management systems (G8)
Revokes MEPC.125(53)
Guidelines for ballast water sampling (G2)
 
Establishment of the date on which regulation 5(1)(A) of MARPOL Annex V in respect of the Mediterranean sea area special area shall take effect
 
Designation of the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument as a particularly sensitive sea area
 
Guidelines for exhaust gas cleaning systems
Revokes MEPC.130(53) Revoked by MEPC.184(59)
Procedure for approval of ballast water management systems that make use of active substances (G9)
Revokes MEPC.126(53)
Establishment of the date on which Regulation 1.11.5 of MARPOL Annex I and Regulation 5(1)(e) of MARPOL Annex V, in respect of the gulfs area special area, shall take effect
 
Establishment of the date on which the amendments to Regulation 1.11 of MARPOL Annex I, in respect of the southern South African waters special area, shall take effect
 
2007 Amendments to the international code for the construction and equipment of ships carrying dangerous chemicals in bulk (IBC CODE)
 
Amendments to the list of substances annexed to the protocol relating to intervention on the high seas in cases of pollution by substances other than oil, 1973
Amends MEPC.100(48)
Amendments to the Annex of the protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Reception facilities outside Special Areas and discharge of sewage)
 
Guidelines for ballast water exchange in the Antarctic treaty area
 
Guidelines for risk assessment under regulation A-4 of the BWM convention (G7)
 
Guidelines for additional measures regarding ballast water management including emergency situations (G13)
 
Implications of the revised Annex II to MARPOL 73/78 for the reference in article 1.5(a)(ii) of the HNS convention to “Noxious Liquid Substances carried in bulk”
 
Revised guidelines on implementation of effluent standards and performance tests for sewage treatment plants
Supersedes MEPC.2(VI) Superseded by MEPC.227.(64)
Amendments to the guidelines for the transport and handling of limited amounts of hazardous and noxious liquid substances in bulk on off-shore support vessels (Resolution A.673(16))
Amends A.673(16)
Recommendation on standards for the rate of discharge of untreated sewage from ships
 
Amendments to the Annex of the protocol of 1978 relating to the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973 (Revised Annex III of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Amendments to the condition assessment scheme
Amends MEPC.94(46)
Amendments to the Annex of the protocol of 1978 relating to the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973 (Designation of the Southern South African waters as a Special Area)
 
Guidelines for ballast water reception facilities (G5)
 
Guidelines for sediment reception facilities (G1)
 
Guidelines on designation of areas for ballast water exchange (G14)
 
Guidelines on design and construction to facilitate sediment control on ships (G12)
Revoked by MEPC.209(63)
Guidelines for ballast water exchange design and construction standards (G11)
 
Revised guidelines for the transport of vegetable oils in deeptanks or in independent tanks specially designed for the carriage of such vegetable oils in general dry cargo ships
Supersedes MEPC.120(52)
Guidelines on the assessment of residual fillet weld between deck plating and longitudinals
 
Amendments to the explanatory notes on matters related to the accidental oil outflow performance under regulation 23 of the revised MARPOL Annex I
 
Early and effective application of the 2006 amendments to the code for the construction and equipment of ships carrying dangerous chemicals in bulk (BCH Code)
 
Amendments to the code for the construction and equipment of ships carrying dangerous chemicals in bulk (BCH Code)
 
Amendments to the Annex of the protocol of 1978 relating to the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973 (Addition of regulation 13 to Annex IV of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Amendments to the guidelines for the application of the revised MARPOL Annex I requirements to floating production, storage and offloading facilities (FPSOs) and floating storage units (FSUs)
Amends MEPC.139(53)
Amendments to the Annex of the protocol of 1978 relating to the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973 (Amendments to regulation 1, addition to regulation 12A, consequential amendments to the IOPP Certificate and amendments to regulation 21 of the revised Annex I of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Guidelines for approval and oversight of prototype ballast water treatment technology programmes (G10)
 
Guidelines for the application of the revised MARPOL ANNEX I requirements to floating production, storage and offloading facilities (FPSOs) and floating storage units (FSUs)
Amended by MEPC.142(54)
Amendments to the general principles for ship reporting systems and ship reporting requirements, including guidelines for reporting incidents involving dangerous goods, harmful substances and/or marine pollutants (Resolution A.851(20))
 
Amendments to the guidelines for the development of shipboard marine pollution emergency plans for oil and/or noxious liquid substances (Resolution MEPC.85(44))
Amends MEPC.85(44)
Designation of the Baltic sea area as a particularly sensitive sea area
 
Designation of the Galapagos archipelago as a particularly sensitive sea area
 
Designation of the Canary Islands as a particularly sensitive sea area
 
Designation of the Torres Strait as an extension of the great barrier reef particularly sensitive sea area
Revokes MEPC.45(30)
Amendments to the Annex of the protocol of 1997 to amend the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973, as modified by the protocol of 1978 relating thereto (Amendments to MARPOL Annex VI and the NOx Technical Code)
 
Amendments to the condition assessment scheme (CAS)
 
Guidelines for on-board exhaust GAS-SOx cleaning systems
Revoked by MEPC.170(57)
Guidelines for port state control under MARPOL ANNEX VI
 
Amendments to the revised survey guidelines under the harmonized system of survey and certification (Resolution A.948(23)) for the purpose of MARPOL ANNEX VI
 
Guidelines for ballast water management and development of ballast water management plans (G4)
 
Procedure for approval of ballast water management systems that make use of active substances (G9)
Revoked by MEPC.169(57)
Guidelines for approval of ballast water management systems (G8)
Revoked by MEPC.174(58)
Guidelines for ballast water exchange (G6)
 
Guidelines for ballast water management equivalent compliance (G3)
 
Explanatory notes on matters related to the accidental oil outflow performance under regulation 23 of the revised MARPOL Annex I
 
Designation of the Western European Waters as a Particularly Sensitive Sea Area
 
Guidelines for the transport of vegetable oils in deeptanks or in independent tanks specially designed for the carriage of such vegetable oils in general dry cargo ships
Superseded by MEPC.148(54)
2004 Amendments to the international code for the construction and equipment of ships carrying dangerous chemicals in bulk (IBC Code)
 
Amendments to the annex of the protocol of 1978 relating to the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973 (Revised Annex II of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Amendments to the Annex of the protocol of 1978 relating to the international convention for the prevention of pollution from ships, 1973 (Revised Annex I of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973
 
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973
 
Early and Effective Application of the Amendments to Annex I of MARPOL 73/78 (Revised regulation 13G and new regulation 13H)
 
Ship Recycling for the Smooth Implementation of the Amendments to Annex I of MARPOL 73/78
 
Amendments to the Condition Assessment Scheme
 
Amendments to the Annex of the Protocol of 1978 Relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution From Ships, 1973 (Amendments to regulation 13G, addition of new regulation 13H and consequential amendments to the IOPP Certificate of Annex I of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Revised interim guidelines for the approval of alternative methods of design and construction of oil tankers under Regulation 13F(5) of Annex I of MARPOL 73/78
 
Tripartite agreements
 
Revised guidelines and specifications for oil discharge monitoring and control systems for oil tankers
Supersedes A.586(14), Amended by MEPC.240(65)
Revised guidelines and specifications for pollution prevention equipment for machinery space bilges of ships
Amends MEPC.60(33)
Designation of the PARACAS National Reserve as a particularly sensitive sea area
 
Guidelines for inspection of anti-fouling systems in ships
Revoked by MEPC.208(62)
Guidelines for brief sampling of anti-fouling systems on ships
 
Guidelines for on-board NOx verification procedure - direct measurement and monitoring method
 
Guidelines for survey and certification of anti-fouling systems on ships
Revoked by MEPC.195(61)
Identification of the Wadden Sea as a particularly sensitive sea area
 
Revision of the list of substances annexed to the Protocol relating to Intervention on the High Seas in Cases of Pollution by Substances Other Than Oil, 1973
Amended by MEPC.165(56)
Amendments to the condition assessment scheme
Amends MEPC.94(46)
Identification of the sea area around the Florida Keys as a particularly sensitive sea area
 
Identification of the sea area around Malpelo Island as a particularly sensitive sea area
 
Guidelines for the sampling of fuel oil for determination of compliance with Annex VI of MARPOL 73/78
Revoked by MEPC 182(59) 
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Amendments to regulation 13G of Annex 1 to MARPOL 73/78 and to the supplement of the IOPP Certificate)
 
Condition assessment scheme
Amended by MEPC.99(48), MEPC.155(55)
Amendments to the Standard specification for shipboard incinerators
Amends MEPC.76(40)
Amendments to the Revised guidelines for the implementation of Annex V of MARPOL 73/78 (resolution MEPC.59(33))
Amends MEPC.59(33)
Amendments to the Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (BCH Code)
Amends MEPC.20(22)
Amendments to the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (IBC Code)
Amends MEPC.19(22)
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973
 
Implementation of Annex IV of MARPOL 73/78
 
Use of Spanish under IMO conventions relating to pollution prevention
 
Amendments to the Guidelines for the development of shipboard oil pollution emergency plans
Amends MEPC.54(32)
Guidelines for the development of shipboard marine pollution emergency plans for oil and/or noxious liquid substances
Amended by MEPC.137(53)
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Marine Pollution from Ships, 1973
 
Guidelines for ensuring the adequacy of port waste reception facilities
 
Guidelines for monitoring the world-wide average sulphur content of residual fuel oils supplied for use on board ships
Revoked by MEPC.183(59)
Amendments to section 9 of the standard format for the COW Manual (resolution MEPC.3(XII))
Amends MEPC.3(12)
Amendments to the Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (BCH Code)
 
Amendments to the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (IBC Code)
 
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Amendments to regulations 13G and 26 and IOPP Certificate of Annex 1 and addition of new regulation 16 to Annex 2 of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Establishment of the date on which the amendments to regulation 10 of Annex I of MARPOL 73/78 in respect of the north-west European waters special area shall take effect
 
Standard specification for shipboard incinerators
Amended by MEPC.93(45)
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Amendments to regulation 10 and new regulation 25A of Annex I of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Identification of the Archipelago of Sabana-Camagüey as a particularly sensitive area
 
Amendments to the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (IBC Code, vague expressions)
 
Revision of the list of substances to be annexed to the Protocol relating to Intervention on the High Seas in Cases of Marine Pollution by Substances other than Oil
Revised by MEPC.100(48)
Guidelines for the development of garbage management plans
Revoked by MEPC.220(63)
Amendments to the Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (BCH Code)
 
Amendments to the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (IBC Code)
 
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Amendments to Protocol I)
 
Guidelines on incorporation of the precautionary approach in the context of specific IMO activities
 
Interim guidelines for the approval of alternative methods of design and construction of oil tankers under regulation 13F(5) of Annex I of MARPOL 73/78
Revoked by MEPC.110(49)
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Amendments to regulation 2 and new regulation 9 of Annex V)
 
Guidelines for approval of alternative structural or operational arrangements as called for in regulation 13G(7) of Annex I of MARPOL 73/78
 
Oil tanker stability, operational safety and protection of the marine environment
 
Amendments to the standards for procedures and arrangements for the discharge of noxious liquid substances
Amends MEPC.18(22)
Visibility limits of oil discharges of Annex I of MARPOL 73/78
 
Guidelines and specifications for pollution prevention equipment for machinery space bilges of ships
Amended by MEPC.107(49)
Revised guidelines for the implementation of Annex V of MARPOL 73/78
Amended by MEPC.92(45), Revoked by MEPC.219(63)
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Revised Annex III)
 
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Designation of the Antarctic area as a special area and lists of liquid substances in Annex II)
 
Amendments to the Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (BCH Code)
 
Amendments to the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (IBC Code)
 
Guidelines for the development of shipboard oil pollution emergency plans
Amended by MEPC.86(44)
Development of the capacity of ship scrapping for the smooth implementation of the amendments to Annex I of MARPOL 73/78
 
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (New regulations 13F and 13G and related amendments to Annex I of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Discharge criteria of Annex I of MARPOL 73/78)
 
International guidelines for preventing the introduction of unwanted aquatic organisms and pathogens from ships' ballast water and sediment discharges
 
Revision of the list of substances to be annexed to the Protocol relating to the Intervention on the High Seas in Cases of Marine Pollution by Substances Other Than Oil
Revised by MEPC.72(38)
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Designation of the Wider Caribbean area as a special area under Annex V of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (New regulation 26 and other amendments to Annex I of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Measures to control potential adverse impacts associated with use of tributyl tin compounds in antifouling paints
 
Protection of the Great Barrier Reef region
Revoked by MEPC.133(53)
Identification of the Great Barrier Reef region as a particularly sensitive area
 
Prevention of pollution by garbage in the Mediterranean
 
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Designation of Antarctic area as a special area under Annex V of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Amendments to the Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (BCH Code) (Harmonized system of survey and certification)
 
Amendments to the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (IBC Code) (Harmonized system of survey and certification)
 
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Introduction of the harmonized system of survey and certification under Annexes I and V of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Application of the provisions of Annex IV of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto, on the discharge of sewage in the Baltic Sea area
 
Establishment of the date of application of the provisions of regulation 5 of Annex V of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto, on the discharge of garbage in the North Sea area
 
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Amendments to Annex V of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Implementation of Annex III of MARPOL 73/78
 
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Appendices II and III of Annex II of MARPOL 73/78)
 
Amendments to the Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (BCH Code)
 
Amendments to the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (IBC Code)
 
Establishment of the date of application of the provisions of regulation 5 of Annex V of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto, on the discharge of garbage in the Baltic Sea area
 
Guidelines for reporting incidents involving harmful substances
Superseded by A.648(16)
Amendments to the annex of the Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 (Designation of the Gulf of Aden as a special area)
 
Compliance with Annex II of MARPOL 73/78
 
Categorization of liquid substances
 
Procedures for the control of ships and discharges under Annex II of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto (MARPOL 73/78)
Revoked by A.787(19)
Guidelines for surveys under Annex II of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto (MARPOL 73/78)
Revoked by A.746(18) with regard to HSSC,
Amendments to the revised guidelines and specifications for oil discharge monitoring and control systems for oil tankers as adopted by the Organization by resolution A.586(14) and to the recommendations on international performance specifications for oily-water separating equipment and oil content meters adopted by the Organization by resolution A.393(X)
Amends A.393(X), A.586(14)
The application of Annex II of MARPOL 73/78 on the discharge of noxious liquid substances in the Baltic Sea area
 
Guidelines for reporting incidents involving harmful substances and the text of guidelines annexed thereto
Supersedes A.447(XI)
Amendments to Protocol I to MARPOL 73/78 and the text of the Protocol, as amended, annexed thereto
 
Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (BCH Code)
Supersedes A.212(VII) Amended by MEPC.91(45)
International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk (IBC Code)
Amends MSC.4(48), Supersedes A.212(VII), Amended by MEPC.90(45)
Standards for procedures and arrangements for the discharge of noxious liquid substances
Supersedes A.544(13) Amended by MEPC.62(35)
Implementation of Annex II of MARPOL 73/78
 
Amendments to Annex II of MARPOL 73/78
 
Installation of oil discharge monitoring and control systems in existing oil tankers
 
Amendments to Annex I of MARPOL 73/78
 
Guidelines for plan approval and installation survey of oil discharge monitoring and control systems for oil tankers and environmental testing of control sections thereof
 
Regional arrangements for combating major incidents of marine pollution
 
Guidelines for surveys under Annex I of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto
Revoked by A.746(18) with regard to HSSC
Application scheme for oil discharge monitoring and control systems
 
Application of the provisions of Annex V of MARPOL 73/78 on the discharge of garbage in the Baltic Sea area
 
Discharge of oils not specified by the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution of the Sea by Oil, 1954, as amended in 1962 and 1969
 
Entries in oil record books on methods of disposal of residue
 
Application of the provisions of Annex I of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto, on the discharge of oil in the Baltic Sea area
 
Specification for oil/water interface detectors
 
Recommendation regarding acceptance of oil content meters in oil tankers
 
Recommendation on the standard format of the crude oil washing operations and equipment manual
Amended by MEPC.81(43)
Recommendation on international effluent standards and guidelines for performance tests for sewage treatment plants
Superseded by MEPC.159(55)
Establishment of the list of substances to be annexed to the Protocol relating to Intervention on the High Seas in Cases of Marine Pollution by Substances Other Than Oil