|Name:||Merchant Shipping (Safety Convention) (Amendment) Regulations 2010 (No. S 366).|
|Type of legislation:||Regulation, Decree, Ordinance|
|Entry into force:|
|Published on:||Government Gazette - Subsidary Legislation Supplement, 2010-07-02, No. 27, pp. 1911-1943
|Bibliography:||Government Gazette - Subsidary Legislation Supplement, 2010-07-02, No. 27, pp. 1911-1943
|Abstract/Citation:||Makes a number of amendments to the Merchant Shipping (Safety Convention) Regulations. In particular it introduces of the International Code on Intact Stability making mandatory for all ships constructed on or after 1 July 2010 to comply with it. Adds a new provision in Chapter II-1 (Construction ¿ Structure, subdivision
and stability, machinery and electrical installations) is introduced to provide a methodology for alternative design and arrangements for machinery and electrical installation. Provides for enhanced lighting and fire detection and fire alarm systems provisions for passenger ships. Also adds a new provision in Chapter III (Life-saving appliances and arrangements) to provide a methodology for alternative design and arrangements for life-saving appliances and arrangements.