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Interim versions of adopted documents available in IMO-Vega

IMO-Vega is extended with resolutions adopted by Assembly 33, presented in pdf, until next main release (May)

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IMO-Vega is a searchable database of the regulation text of the SOLAS, MARPOL, Load Line conventions and other conventions, and codes such as ISM, ISPS, 2000 HSC Code, IBC Code, and much more.

The IMO-Vega Database, developed by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and DNV AS, puts all the necessary information on safety and pollution prevention requirements applicable to ships at your fingertips.

The instruments adopted by Assembly 33, December 2023, now presented in pdf with amendments marked vs previous versions, include res. A.1185(33) PSC Procedure 2023 and res. A.1186(33) HSSC Survey Guidelines, 2023, both under their respective “Other Instruments”. Further, res. A.1187(33) 2023 Non-Exhaustive list of obligations under instruments relevant to the III Code and res. A.1188(33) 2023 Guidelines on implementation of the ISM Code are presented under their respective “Mandatory Codes”.

The remaining Assembly 33 resolutions selected for the database can be viewed in pdf under “Resolutions”/”Assembly resolutions”.


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