TRANSPORT – Chronological table

TEXTS OF ALL INSTRUMENTS, IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER

1910 Sept 23
Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Assistance and Salvage at Sea (Brussels)
Protocol to amend the Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of law relating to Assistance and Salvage at Sea signed at Brussels on 23rd September 1910 (Brussels, 27 May 1967)
-  Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Assistance and Salvage at Sea (Brussels, 23 September 1910) as amended by the Protocol to amend the Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Assistance and Salvage at Sea signed at Brussels on 23rd September 1910 (Brussels, 27 May 1967)
 

1910 Sept 23
International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law with Respect to Collision Between Vessels (Brussels)

1924 Aug 25

International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading (Hague Rules) (Brussels)
Protocol to amend the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading, signed at Brussels on 25th August 1924) (Visby Rules) (Brussels, 23 February 1968)
-  International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading (Brussels, 25 August 1924) as amended by the Protocol to amend the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading, signed at Brussels on 25th August 1924) (Hague-Visby Rules) (Brussels, 23 February 1968)
Protocol amending the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading, 25 August 1924 as amended by the Protocol of 23 February 1968 (Hague-Visby Prot SDR) (Brussels, 21 December 1979)

1924 Aug 25
International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules relating to the Limitation of the Liability of Owners of Sea-going Vessels (Brussels)

1926 Apr 10

International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules concerning the Immunity of State-owned Ships (Brussels)
-  Additional Protocol to the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules concerning the Immunity of State-owned Ships (Brussels, 24 May 1934)

1926 Apr 10 
International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules relating to Maritime Liens and Mortgages (Brussels)

1934 May 24
Additional Protocol to the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules concerning the Immunity of State-owned Ships (Brussels)

1940 Mar 19
Treaty on International Commercial Navigation Law (Montevideo)

1950 Sept 2
The York/Antwerp Rules, 1950 (YAR 1950)

1952 May 10 
International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules Relating to the Arrest of Sea-Going Ships (Brussels)

1952 May 10
International Convention on Certain Rules concerning Civil Jurisdiction in Matters of Collision (Brussels)

1956 May 19

Convention of the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR) (Geneva)
-  Protocol to the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road 
   (CMR) (CMR Prot SDR)
(Geneva, 5 July 1978)
-  Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR) 
   (Geneva, 19 May 1956) as amended by the Protocol to the Convention on the Contract for the 
   International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR) (Geneva, 5 july 1978)
-  Additional Protocol to the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods 
   by Road (CMR)
concerning the Electronic Consignment Note (CMR Prot e-CMR) (Geneva, 20 February 2008)

1957 Oct 10

International Convention relating to the Limitation of the Liability of Owners of Sea-going Ships (Brussels)
-  Protocol amending the International Convention relating to the Limitation of the Liability of Owners of Sea-going Ships dated 10 October 1957 (Brussels, 21 December 1979)
-  International Convention relating to the Limitation of the Liability of Owners of Sea-going Ships (Brussels, 10 October 1957) as amended by the Protocol amending the International Convention relating to the Limitation of the Liability of Owners of Sea-going Ships dated 10 October 1957 (Brussels, 21 December 1979)

1957 Oct 10
International Convention relating to Stowaways (Brussels)

1959 Febr 6
Convention on the Contract for the Carriage of Goods by Inland Waterway (CMN) (Budapest)

1960 Mar 15
Convention relating to the Unification of Certain Rules concerning Collisions in Inland Navigation (Geneva)

1961 Apr 29
International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules relating to the Carriage of Passengers by Sea and Protocol (Brussels)

1962 Apr 12
General Conditions for International Furniture Removal (UNECE)

1962 May 25
Convention on the Liability of Operators of Nuclear Ships (Brussels)

1965 Jan 25
Convention on the Registration of Inland Navigation Vessels (Geneva)

1967 May 27
International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules relating to Maritime Liens and Mortgages (Brussels)

1967 May 27
Convention relating to Registration of Rights in respect of Vessels under Construction (Brussels)

1967 May 27
International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules relating to Carriage of Passenger Luggage by Sea (Brussels)

1967 May 27
Protocol to amend the Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of law relating to Assistance and Salvage at Sea signed at Brussels on 23rd September 1910 (Brussels)

1967 May 27
Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Assistance and Salvage at Sea (Brussels, 23 September 1910) as amended by the Protocol to amend the Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Assistance and Salvage at Sea signed at Brussels on 23rd September 1910 (Brussels)

1968 Febr 23
Protocol to amend the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading, signed at Brussels on 25th August 1924) (Visby Rules) (Brussels)

1968 Febr 23
International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading (Brussels, 25 August 1924) as amended by the Protocol to amend the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading, signed at Brussels on 25th August 1924) (Hague-Visby Rules) (Brussels)

1969 Nov 29
International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage (Brussels)

1971 May 4
Convention on the Law Applicable to Traffic Accidents (The Hague)

1971 Dec 17
Convention relating to Civil Liability in the Field of Maritime Carriage of Nuclear Materials (Brussels)

1973 Mar 1

International Convention relating to the Limitation of the Liability of Owners of Inland Navigation Vessels (CLN) (Geneva)
-  Protocol to the Convention relating to the Limitation of the Liability of Owners of Inland
   Navigation Vessels (CLN) (CLN Prot SDR)
(Geneva, 5 july 1978)

1973 Mar 1

Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Passengers and Luggage by Road (CVR) (Geneva)
-  Protocol to the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Passengers and 
   Luggage by Road (CVR) (CVR Prot SDR)
(Geneva, 5 July 1978)

1973 May 14
European Convention on Civil Liability for Damage Caused by Motor Vehicles (Strasbourg)

1974 Apr 4
York-Antwerp Rules 1974 (YAR 1974)

1974 Dec 13
Athens Convention relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea, 1974 (PAL 1974) (Athens)
-  Protocol to the Athens Convention relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea, 1974 (PAL Prot SDR 1976) (London, 19 November 1976)
Protocol of 1990 to amend the Athens Convention relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea, 1974 (PAL Prot 1990) (London, 29 March 1990)
Protocol of 2002 to the Athens Convention relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea, 1974 (PAL Prot 2002) (London, 1 November 2002)

1975 Jan 1
Provisional Rules for General Average Adjustment

1976 Febr 6

Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Passengers and Luggage by Inland Waterway (CVN) (Geneva)
-  Protocol to the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Passengers and
   Luggage by Inland Waterway (CVN) (CVN Prot SDR)
(Geneva, 5 july 1978)

1976 Nov 19
Protocol to the Athens Convention relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea, 1974 (PAL Prot SDR 1976) (London)

1976 Nov 19

Convention on Limitation of Liabilty for Maritime Claims (London)
-  Protocol of 1996 to amend the Convention on Limitation of Liabilty for Maritime Claims, 1976 (London, 2 May 1996)
-  IMO Legal Committee Resolution LEG.5(99) on the Adoption of Amendments of the Limitation Amounts in the Protocol of 1996 to the Convention on Limitation of Liabilty for Maritime Claims, 1976 (London, 19 April 2012)
-  Convention on Limitation of Liabilty for Maritime Claims (London, 19 November 1976) as amended by the Protocol of 1996 to amend the Convention on Limitation of Liabilty for Maritime Claims, 1976 (London, 2 May 1996) and by the IMO Legal Committee Resolution LEG.5(99) on the Adoption of Amendments of the Limitation Amounts in the Protocol of 1996 to the Convention on Limitation of Liabilty for Maritime Claims, 1976 (London, 19 April 2012)

1978 Mar 31
United Nations Convention on the Carriage of Goods by Sea (Hamburg Rules) (Hamburg)

1978 July 5
Protocol to the Convention relating to the Limitation of the Liability of Owners of Inland Navigation Vessels (CLN) (CLN Prot SDR) (Geneva)

1978 July 5
Protocol to the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR) (CMR Prot SDR) (Geneva)

1978 July 5
Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR) (Geneva, 19 May 1956) as amended by the Protocol to the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR) (Geneva)

1978 July 5
Protocol to the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Passengers and Luggage by Road (CVR) (CVR Prot SDR) (Geneva)

1978 July 5
Protocol to the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Passengers and Luggage by Inland Waterway (CVN) (CVN Prot SDR) (Geneva)

1978 Oct 18
Rhine Rules IVR 1979

1979 Dec 21
Protocol amending the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading, 25 August 1924 as amended by the Protocol of 23 February 1968 (Hague-Visby Prot SDR) (Brussels)

1979 Dec 21
Protocol amending the International Convention relating to the Limitation of the Liability of Owners of Sea-going Ships dated 10 October 1957 (Brussels)

1979 Dec 21
International Convention relating to the Limitation of the Liability of Owners of Sea-going Ships (Brussels, 10 October 1957) as amended by the Protocol amending the International Convention relating to the Limitation of the Liability of Owners of Sea-going Ships dated 10 October 1957 (Brussels)

1986 Febr 7
United Nations Convention on Conditions for Registration of Ships (Geneva)

1986 Nov 21
Rhine Rules IVR 1979 (Edition 1986)

1988 Nov 4
Strasbourg Convention on the Limitation of Liability of Owners of Inland Navigation Vessels (CLNI) (Strasbourg)

1989 Apr 28
International Convention on Salvage, 1989 (London)

1989 Oct 10
Convention on Civil Liability for Damage Caused during Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road, Rail and Inland Navigation Vessels (CRTD) (Geneva)

1990 Oct 1
York-Antwerp Rules 1974 as amended 1990 (YAR 1974 (1990))

1990 Mar 29
Protocol of 1990 to amend the Athens Convention relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea, 1974 (PAL Prot 1990) (London)

1991 Nov 21
Rhine Rules IVR 1979 (Edition 1991)

1993 May 6
International Convention on Maritime Liens and Mortgages (Geneva)

1994 Dec 8
York-Antwerp Rules 1994 (YAR 1994)

1995 Nov 17
Rhine Rules IVR 1979 (Edition 1996)

1996 May 2
Protocol of 1996 to amend the Convention on Limitation of Liabilty for Maritime Claims, 1976 (London)

1999 Mar 12
International Convention on Arrest of Ships (Geneva)

2000 July 19
Rotterdam Guarantee Form 2000 (RGF 2000)

2001 June 22 
Budapest Convention on the Contract for the Carriage of Goods by Inland Waterway (CMNI) (Budapest)

2002 Nov 1
Protocol of 2002 to the Athens Convention relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea, 1974 (PAL Prot 2002) (London)

2004 June 4
York-Antwerp Rules 2004 (YAR 2004)

2006 June 1
General Average Rules IVR (Edition 2006)

2007 May 18
Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks (Nairobi)

2008 Dec 11
United Nations Convention on Contracts for the Interntional Carriage of Goods Wholly or Partly By Sea (Rotterdam Rules) (New York)

2008 Febr 20
Additional Protocol to the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR) concerning the Electronic Consignment Note (CMR Prot e-CMR) (Geneva)

2008 Dec 18
Rotterdam Guarantee Form 2008 (RGF 2008)

2012 Apr 19
IMO Legal Committee Resolution LEG.5(99) on the Adoption of Amendments of the Limitation Amounts in the Protocol of 1996 to the Convention on Limitation of Liabilty for Maritime Claims, 1976 (London)

2012 Apr 19
Convention on Limitation of Liabilty for Maritime Claims (London, 19 November 1976) as amended by the Protocol of 1996 to amend the Convention on Limitation of Liabilty for Maritime Claims, 1976 (London, 2 May 1996) and by the IMO Legal Committee Resolution LEG.5(99) on the Adoption of Amendments of the Limitation Amounts in the Protocol of 1996 to the Convention on Limitation of Liabilty for Maritime Claims, 1976 (London)

2012 Sept 27
Strasbourg Convention of 2012 on the Limitation of Liability in Inland Navigation (CLNI 2012) (Strasbourg)

2016 May 6
York-Antwerp Rules 2016 (YAR 2016)

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