TITLE

THE INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION ON LIABILITY AND COMPENSATION FOR POLLUTION DAMAGE IN CONNECTION WITH THE CARRIAGE OF HAZARDOUS AND NOXIOUS SUBSTANCES BY SEA, 1996

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
CMI Newsletter;Jan-Apr2002, Vol. 102 Issue 1, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Compensation for damage caused by the carriage by sea of hazardous and noxious substances is governed by the International Convention on liability and compensation for damage in connection with the carriage of hazardous and noxious substances, HNS by Sea, 1996 which was adopted under the auspices of the International Maritime Organization, IMO. The HNS regime is governed by one Convention, the purpose of which is to provide adequate, prompt and effective compensation for loss or damage to persons, property.
ACCESSION #
13320945

 

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