Medical Examination (Seafarers) Convention, 1946

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ILO Convention
C73
Medical Examination (Seafarers) Convention, 1946
Date of adoption June 29, 1946
Date in force August 17, 1955
Classification Admission to Employment
Subject Seafarers
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Medical Examination (Seafarers) Convention, 1946 is an International Labour Organization Convention.

It was established in 1946, with the pramble stating:

Having decided upon the adoption of certain proposals with regard to the medical examination of seafarers,...

Revision[edit]

The principles contained in the convention have been revised and were included in the 2006 Maritime Labour Convention.

Ratifications[edit]

As of 2013, the convention has been ratified by 46 states. Of the ratifying states, 17 have subsequently denounced the treaty.

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