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Main Title Ballast water management convention = Convention sur la gestion des eaux de ballast = Convenio sobre la gestion del agua de lastre.
Publisher International Maritime Organization,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 60610552
ISBN 9280100335 9789280100334
Subjects Ballast (Ships)--Environmental aspects ; Ballast water--Environmental aspects ; Discharge of ballast water ; Scheepvaart--gtt ; Ecologische aspecten--gtt ; Waterhuishouding--gtt
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EJCM  INTERNATIONAL LAW [Held by Internat'l Env. Law Practice Group] Law Library/Washington,DC 10/03/2008
Collation xix, 138 p. ; 24 cm.
IMO publication sales number : 1620M. Text in English, French and Spanish. "First published in 2005"--T.p. verso. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Definitions -- General obligations -- Application -- Control of the transfer of harmful aquatic organisms and pathogens through ship's ballast water and sediments -- Sediment reception facilities -- Scientific and technical research and monitoring -- Survey and certification -- Violations -- Inspection of ships -- Detection of violations and control of ships -- Notification of control actions -- Undue delay to ships -- Technical assistance, co-operation and regional co-operation -- Communication of information -- Dispute settlement -- Relationship of international law and other agreements -- Signature, ratification, acceptance, approval and accession -- Entry into force -- Amendments -- Denunciation -- Depositary -- Languages -- Annex of Ballast Water Management Convention : Regulations for the control and management of ship's ballast water and sediments -- Appendices to annex -- Resolutions.