16 Nov. 2016:-
The next MEPC 71 has been rescheduled for 3-7 July 2017 (from the initially planned 8-12 May dates).
For one thing, this brings any MEPC 71 agreement about ships’ requirement to fit BWMS
further closer to the BWM Convention Entry into Force date of 8 September 2017.
See IMO section article.