How to use this document
Part 1 – Adopted future IMO and ILO legislation
1A – Adopted requirements in a transitional period for full application
This part includes requirements that have already entered into force but are still in a transition period for their full effect due to their application formulation. For example,some parts of a requirement may apply on different dates depending on the type and size of ship.
1B – Adopted requirements entering into force in future
This part includes requirements that have been adopted and have an entry into force date which has been established by the IMO or ILO, but not yet reached.
Part 2 – IMO and ILO requirements currently under development
This part covers legislation that is currently under discussion and has not been adopted; therefore, no fixed entry into force date has been agreed. It also covers legislationthat has been adopted but has no certain entry into force date because the conditions have not yet been met. This section is subject to change as discussions progress.
Tables – quick references for application
The tables in the following pages provide a quick reference guide to which items in this document are relevant for different ships. This is for general information only andit is advised to study the application for each entry in this document as it can be complex. Each item is assigned an LR reference number, which is shown in the relevantentry as follows:The numbers in the index tables are a reference number for each item, given in the left-hand column of the full entry on the corresponding page.–
Table I – New ships – Adopted amendments coming into effect–
Table II – New ships – Likely amendments under discussion and development–
Table III – Existing ships – Adopted amendments coming into effect–
Table IV – Existing ships – Likely amendments under discussion and developmen