Legal

Legal Committee (LEG) - 97th Session, 15 - 19 November 2010 - 22/6/2010
Provisinal Agenda

Legal Committee (LEG), 96th session: 5 - 9 October 2009 - 28/9/2009
  • Bunkers Convention certificates clarified by Legal Committee
  • Committee agrees financial security for abandonment and personal injury/death of seafarers should be made mandatory
  • Review of national piracy legislation
  • 2005 SUA Protocols nearing entry into force
  • LLMC limits to be reviewed
  • No single model compulsory insurance certificate at this stage

Legal Committee (LEG), 95th session: 30 March - 3 April 2009 - 12/3/2009
  • Draft HNS Protocol approved
  • Fair treatment of seafarers - BIMCO report discussed
  • Bunkers Convention - correspondence group on implementation established
  • Legal aspects of piracy
  • ILO/IMO group informs of proposed MLC amendments on seafarers' death, personal injury and abandonment
  • No binding instrument on places of refuge at this stage

Legal Committee (LEG), 94th session: 20-24 October 2008 - 30/11/2009
  • Progress made in developing new draft HNS Protocol
  • Key issues
  • Liability and compensation regarding Claims for Death, Personal Injury and Abandonment of Seafarers
  • Draft single model insurance certificate

Legal Committee (LEG), 93rd session: 22 - 26 October, 2007 - 17/8/2007
  • Single model insurance certificate to be developed
  • Seafarers' issues - work continues
  • Review of HNS Convention continues
  • Legal committee celebrates its fortieth anniversary in Panama

Legal Committee (LEG), 92nd session: 16-20 October 2006, Paris - 5/9/2006
  • Legal Committee approves draft wreck removal convention
  • Athens 2002 - reservation and guidelines adopted
  • Fair treatment of seafarers
  • Claims for death, personal injury and abandonment of seafarers
  • HNS Convention

Legal Committee (LEG), 91st session: 24-28 April 2006 - 20/3/2006
  • Guidelines on fair treatment of seafarers in the event of a maritime accident adopted
  • Wreck removal convention progress
  • Athens Protocol discussed
  • HNS Convention interpretation agreed

 
1-7 8 15 (total 18)