MSC.1-Circ.1411 - Early Implementation Of The Amendments To Solas Regulation Iii20.11.2 (Secretariat)
MSC.1/Circ.1411 29 June 2012
EARLY IMPLEMENTATION OF THE AMENDMENTS TO SOLAS REGULATION III/20.11.2
1 The Maritime Safety Committee, at its ninetieth session (16 to 25 May 2012), adopted, by resolution MSC.325(90), amendments to SOLAS regulation III/20.11.2, concerning the operational testing of free-fall lifeboat release systems.
2 In adopting the aforementioned amendments, the Committee agreed to the recommendation by the Sub-Committee on Ship Design and Equipment, at its fifty-sixth session (13 to 17 February 2012), that parties concerned should be encouraged to implement the amendments to SOLAS regulation III/20.11.2 at the earliest possible opportunity.
3 Member Governments and shipowners are invited to take account of this circular and bring it to the attention of all parties concerned.