Marine Pollution (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Amendment Bill

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Submissions must be received by no later than 21 October 2022

Transport

The Portfolio Committee on Transport invites you to submit written comments on the Marine Pollution (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Amendment Bill [B 5 -2022].

The Bill seeks:
to amend the Marine Pollution (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act, 1986, so as to give effect to Annex IV of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships to incorporate the 1997 Protocol in order to give effect to Annex VI of the Convention; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Comments can be emailed to Ms Valerie Carelse at marinepollutionbill@parliament.gov.za by no later than Friday, 21 October 2022

Enquiries can be directed to Ms Valerie Carelse on cell 083 709 8445

In addition to the written comments, please indicate your interest in making a verbal presentation to the Committee.

The closing date for submissions is 21 October 2022.

Issued by Mr M J Zwane, MP, Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Transport


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