The IMO’s Sub-Committee on Implementation of IMO Instruments will hold its 6th session (III 6) on 1 – 5 Jul 2019. III 6 is expected to focus on issues on how flag States perform to comply with IMO requirements including investigation and reports of marine incidents, how port States comply with IMO requirements including reestablishment of sufficient adequate PRFs and the PSC regimes verify flag and ship compliance and implement control measures.
Among the 15 agenda items, this pre-brief on III 6 covers:
- Alleged inadequacy of port reception facilities (agenda item 3),
- Lessons learnt from marine incidents (agenda item 4), and
- Progress reports on PSC regimes (agenda items 5 and 6).