Seafarers' Identity Documents Convention, 1958

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ILO Convention
C108
Seafarers' Identity Documents Convention, 1958
Date of adoption May 13, 1958
Date in force February 19, 1961
Classification Seafarers
Subject Seafarers
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Seafarers' Identity Documents Convention, 1958 is an International Labour Organization Convention.

It was established in 1958, with the preamble stating:

Having decided upon the adoption of certain proposals with regard to the reciprocal or international recognition of seafarers' national identity cards,...

Modifications[edit]

The convention was subsequently revised in 2003 by Convention C185 Seafarers' Identity Documents Convention (Revised), 2003

Ratifications[edit]

As of 2013, the convention had been ratified by 64 states. Seven of the ratifying states have automatically denounced the convention by their subsequent acceptance of conventions that trigger denunciation.

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