INTERNATIONAL AND NATIONAL APPROACHES TO OIL POLLUTION RESPONSIBILITY: AN EMERGENCY REGIME FOR A GLOBAL PROBLEM
The paper is concerned with the efforts ot fix responsibility for the spillage or discharge of oil at sea or on navigable waters. It discusses the Intergovernmental Maritime Consultative Organization and the 1969 Conventions. Selected national approaches are dealt with. Information is given on USA, Canadian, Norwegian, and British legislation. Proposals for second-generation protection are examined.
- Paper No. 6 of 'Ocean Resources Law', Papers not available separately. Cost of complete document: PC, $3.00; Microfiche, $0.95.
University of Oregon, EugeneEugene, OR United States 97403
- Swan, P N
- Publication Date: 1971
- Pagination: 83 p.
- TRT Terms: Liability; Oil spill cleanup; Oil spills; Pollution; Pollution control
- Old TRIS Terms: Oil spill control; Pollution abatement measures
- Subject Areas: Environment; Law; Marine Transportation;
- Accession Number: 00041498
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: NOAA-7207011-6
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Mar 2 1973 12:00AM