International Convention on Liability and Compensation for Damage in Connection with the Carriage of Hazardous and Noxious Substances by Sea (HNS)
Convention internationale de 1996 sur la responsabilité et l' indemnisation pour les dommages lies au transport par mer de substances nocives et potentiellement dangereuses
1996-05-03 London UK
3 May 1996, London (UK). Will enter into force 18 months after the following conditions have been fulfilled: 12 States have accepted the Convention, 4 of which have not less than 2 million units of gross tonnage; provided that persons in these States who would be responsible to pay contributions to the general account have received a total quantity of at least 40 million tonnes of contributing cargo in the preceding calendar year. superseded by Protocol T-XT1000 - Protocol of 2010 to Amend the International Convention of Liability and Compensation for Damage in Connection with the Carriage of Hazardous and Noxious Substances by Sea (HNS PROT 2010). Jul 2016 not yet in force.
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