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2009 Amendment to Article 6 of the 1996 Protocol to the 1972 Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter

Short Title / Abbreviations

2009 (Article 6) London Protocol Amendment

CIL Subject Classification
Citations to Text Resolution (LP.3(4))
Date of Adoption 30/10/2009
Place of Adoption London, United Kingdom
Secretariat / Relevant Authority

International Maritime Organization

Dispute settlement provisions

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Depository

International Maritime Organization

Annexes

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Entry Into Force Status Not In Force
Entry into Force / Termination Provisions

Article 21.3 of the 1996 Protocol to the 1972 Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter:

“An amendment shall enter into force for the Contracting Parties which have accepted it on the sixtieth day after two-thirds of the Contracting Parties shall have deposited an instrument of acceptance of the amendment with the Organization. Thereafter the amendment shall enter into force for any other Contracting Party on the sixtieth day after the date on which that Contracting Party has deposited its instrument of acceptance of the amendment.”

General Status 6 Parties (as of 21/10/2019)
Links to Current Status/Reservations International Maritime Organization
Status
ASEAN States
Brunei Darussalam
Cambodia
Indonesia
Lao PDR
Malaysia
Myanmar
Philippines
Singapore
Thailand
Viet Nam
Related Instruments
Protocols / Amendments to this instrument

This instrument amends/supersedes

1996 Protocol to the 1972 Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter

Related Instruments

1972 Convention for the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping from Ships and Aircraft

1972 Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter

1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea

2006 Amendment to the 1996 Protocol to the 1972 Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter – Amendment to include CO2 sequestration in sub-seabed geological formations in Annex 1 to the London Protocol

2009 Amendment to Article 6 of the 1996 Protocol to the Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter

2013 Amendment to the 1996 Protocol to the London Convention to Regulate Marine Geoengineering

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