FIRST SCHEDULEInternational Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1929

Chapter VIIIArticle 62

15. Recognition of Convention Standards

Recognising the importance of bringing the Convention standards into operation at the earliest possible date, it is recommended that all such steps as may be practicable should be taken by the Contracting Governments to secure the recognition in international trade as from the date of the signing of this Convention of such ships as in fact conform to such standards. In faith whereof the undersigned have affixed their signatures to the present Act. Done in London this thirty-first day of May, 1929, in a single copy which shall be deposited in the archives of the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, which shall transmit certified true copies thereof to all signatory Governments.