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Legislative Texts

Item title Reference Published
Directive 2008/106/EC (consolidated text) 03.01.2013
Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1205/2012

amending Regulation (EU) No 802/2010 as regards the company performance

15.12.2012
Directive 2012/35/EU

amending Directive 2008/106/EC on the minimum level of training of seafarers

14.12.2012
Directive 2012/33/EU

amending Council Directive 1999/32/EC as regards the sulphur content of marine fuels

27.11.2012
Regulation (EC) No 651/2011

PCF Rules of Procedure - adopting the rules of procedure of the permanent cooperation framework established by Member States in cooperation with the Commission pursuant to Article 10 of Directive 2009/18/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (Text with EEA relevance).

31.07.2012
Directive 2002/59/EC (Consolidated Version - 16/03/2011)

This document is the latest consolidation Directive 2002/59/EC, as amended (including amending Directives 2011/15 and 2009/17). The purpose of Directive 2011/15 was to make a number of amendments to Directive 2002/59/EC, including: the replacement of Article 12(1), point (b) on the subject of substances referred to in Annex I to the MARPOL Convention; the replacement of Annex II (Requirements applicable to on-board equipment) and; the replacement of Annex IV (Measures available to Member States in the event of a threat to maritime safety and the protection of the environment). The purpose of Directive 2009/17 was to make a number of amendments, including: facilitating the implementation and operation of SafeSeaNet in a uniform way across Europe, establishing European LRIT data centre, and extending the Directive to fishing vessels over 15m long. This document is the consolidated version, which merges the text of the amendment with that of Directive 2002/59/EC.

16.03.2011
Directive 2011/15/EC

Amending Directive 2002/59/EC. The purpose of this Directive was to make a number of amendments in order to improve Directive 2002/59/EC, including: the replacement of Article 12(1), point (b) on the subject of substances referred to in Annex I to the MARPOL Convention; the replacement of Annex II (Requirements applicable to on-board equipment) and; the replacement of Annex IV (Measures available to Member States in the event of a threat to maritime safety and the protection of the environment).

23.02.2011
Regulation (EC) No 1286/2011

Common Methodology - adopting a common methodology for investigating marine casualties and incidents developed pursuant to Article 5(4) of Directive 2009/18/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (Text with EEA relevance).

10.12.2010
Directive 2009/123/EC

The European Parliament and Council Directive 2005/35/EC of 7 September 2005, as amended by Directive 2009/123/EC of 21 October 2009 “on ship-source pollution and on the introduction of penalties, including criminal penalties, for pollution offences”, states that the European Maritime Safety Agency shall:

  • (a) ‘work with the Member States in developing technical solutions and providing technical assistance …in actions such as tracing discharges by satellite monitoring and surveillance’;
  • (b) ‘assist the Commission in the implementation of this Directive’ including, if appropriate, by means of visits to the Member States, in accordance with Article 3 of Regulation (EC) No 1406/2002’.

The Directive recognises that EMSA ‘has a key role to play in working with the Member States in developing technical solutions and providing technical assistance relating to the implementation of this Directive and in assisting the Commission in the performance of any task assigned to it for the effective implementation of this Directive’.

27.10.2010
Commission Regulation (EU) No 801/2010

implementing Article 10(3) of Directive 2009/16/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the flag State criteria

 

14.09.2010
Commission Regulation EU 802/2010 (as amended by Regulatoin EU 1205/2012)

implementing Article 10(3) and Article 27 of Directive 2009/16/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards company performance (as amended by Regulation EU 1205/2012)

 

13.09.2010
Commission Regulation (EU) No 428/2010

implementing Article 14 of Directive 2009/16/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards expanded inspections of ships

 

10.05.2010
Comm Decision 2010/769/EU

on the establishment of criteria for the use by liquefied natural gas carriers of technological methods as an alternative to using low sulphur marine fuels meeting the requirements of Article 4b of Council Directive 1999/32/EC relating to a reduction in the sulphur content of certain liquid fuels as amended by Directive 2005/33/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the sulphur content of marine fuels (notified under document C(2010) 8753).

13.01.2010
Directive 2009/45/EC

on safety rules and standards for passenger ships (Text with EEA relevance).

25.06.2009
Regulation (EC) No 392/2009

on the liability of carriers of passengers by sea in the event of accidents (Text with EEA relevance)

28.05.2009
Directive 2009/17/EC

Amending Directive 2002/59/EC. The purpose of this Directive was to make a number of amendments in order to improve and extend the original, including: facilitating the implementation and operation of SafeSeaNet in a uniform way across Europe, establishing European LRIT data centre, and extending the Directive to fishing vessels over 15m long.

28.05.2009
Directive 2009/20/EC

on the insurance of shipowners for maritime claims (Text with EEA relevance)

28.05.2009
Directive 2009/21/EC

on compliance with flag State requirements (Text with EEA relevance)

28.05.2009
Directive 2009/15/EC

on common rules and standards for ship inspection and survey organisations and for the relevant activities of maritime administrations (Text with EEA relevance)

28.05.2009
Directive 2009/18/EC

establishing the fundamental principles governing the investigation of accidents in the maritime transport sector and amending Council Directive 1999/35/EC and Directive 2002/59/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council.

Also known as Accident Investigation Directive (Third Maritime Package)

28.05.2009

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