Law Approving The Convention On The Collection, Filing And The Receipt Of The Waste Arising From Rhine And Inland Navigation In Annexes 1 And 2, And In Appendices I, Ii, Iii, Iv And V, Made In Strasbourg On 9 September 1996. -Ad

Original Language Title: Loi portant assentiment à la Convention relative à la collecte, au dépôt et à la réception des déchets survenant en navigation rhénane et intérieure, aux Annexes 1re et 2, et aux Appendices I, II, III, IV et V, faits à Strasbourg le 9 septembre 1996. - Ad

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Posted the: 2014-04-23 Numac: 2014015047 Foreign Affairs, external trade and development COOPERATION FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE June 19, 2008. -Law approving the Convention on the collection, filing and the receipt of the waste arising from Rhine and inland navigation in Annexes 1 and 2, and in Appendices I, II, III, IV and V, made in Strasbourg on 9 September 1996. -Addendum (1) Convention on collection, depositing and reception of waste arising from navigation rhenale and Interior.
-Conference of the contracting parties CPC Resolutions of the meeting of 12 December 2013 Resolution Backshell 2013-II-4 regulations - Appendix IV certificates of separate cargo unloading dry and tank new navigation model the Conference of the Contracting Parties, whereas - that the Convention and its implementing regulations contain requirements separate navigation to dry dock and the tanker navigation;
-that should take into account the procedures resulting at the level of the model of the certificate of unloading to use for each of these two sectors in inland navigation;
-as the carriers just as recipients of the cargo showed a need in this sense;
Aware that the introduction of separate models of the certificate of unloading for the dry dock and the tanker could facilitate its use by the respective operators, like the monitoring and maintenance of the relevant rules by the competent authorities;
Relying on articles 14 and 19 of the Convention on collection, depositing and reception of waste arising from Rhine and inland navigation, adopted the Appendix IV to the regulations in the annex hereto shall enter into force on January 1, 2014. Certificates of unloading comply with Appendix IV to the regulations in force until 31 December 2013 content may be used until 31 December 2014 included and presented as proof within the meaning of article 6.03, paragraph 1, of annex 2 until 30 June 2015 included.

Appendix Appendix IV of the implementing regulation models (2014 Edition) certificate of unloading Navigation to Drydock (page [...])
Tanker (page [...])

For the consultation of the array, see image Appendix certificate of unloading dock dry Indications to complete the certificate of unloading note ad No. 6: in this case it is not necessary to complete the numbers 7 to 9.
Note ad No. 7: for 7 a) and b), transitional arrangements shall apply until November 1, 2014 (article 6.02, paragraph 1):-there where, in Appendix III of the implementing regulations of the Backshell, is required the discharge standard 'sucked State', the unloading standard 'swept State' is authorized;
((- where, in Appendix III of the implementing regulations of the Backshell, is required the dismissal of washwater in the sewerage network, discharge into the waterway is allowed if the unloading 'State swept' standard met note ad No. 9: If 9 c) or 9 (d)) have been checked, then the numbers 11 and 15 to 17 must be completed.
Ad No. 10 Note: the recipient of the cargo / handling facility that can support the slops, but is not required.
Note ad No. 11b): If was transported in the hold a type of cargo requiring special treatment according to Appendix III, wash water must be filed with the consignee of the cargo / installation handling or a station of reception for wash water.

For consultation table, see image Appendix certificate of unloading tanker Indications to complete the certificate of unloading note ad No. 6: in this case it is not necessary to complete the numbers 7 to 9.
Note ad No. 7: for 7A) transitional arrangements shall apply until November 1, 2014 (article 6.02, paragraph 1): according to section 7.04, the drying up of the cargo tanks is not mandatory, but existing systems should be used as much as possible, even if these systems do not match the requirements of Appendix II of the implementing regulations of the Backshell.
Note ad No. 8: 8 a) including residues in drip trays.
For 8 (b)) is applicable until 1 November 2014 the transitional provision of article 6.02, 1st paragraph, letter b); This means that support for remaining cargo is not mandatory, except in the presence of a drainage system.
Note ad No. 9: If 9 c) or 9 (d)) have been checked, then the numbers 11 and 15 to 17 must be completed.
Ad No. 10 Note: the recipient of the cargo / handling facility that can support the slops, but is not required.
Note No. 11 c ad): If has been carried in the tank a type of cargo requiring special treatment according to Appendix III S, wash water must be filed with the consignee of cargo / installation handling or a station of reception for wash water.

Resolution Backshell 2013 - II - 5 regulations - part C provisions derogating to insurmountable difficulties in accordance with article 9.02 of Schedule 2 for the sewage edge the Conference of the Contracting Parties, aware - as with the entry into force of provisions relating to sewage treatment of edge at January 1, 2011, these facilities must meet the requirements of step 2, as set out in Appendix V of annex 2 of the Convention;
-the replacement of non-conforming to this appendix V edge sewage could prove impractical in practice or may result in unreasonable expenditures;
Whereas - it is necessary to take into account the relevant provisions of RVBR like those of Directive 2006/87/EC, as amended;
-whereas for passenger vessels which have not been exploited within the scope of the Backshell to January 1, 2011, to apply requirements for November 1, 2009;
Having regard to article 9.02, annex 2 of the Convention, stops the procedure above attached for the purposes of article 9.02 and finds the agreement of all the Contracting Parties for the purposes of this procedure by the competent authorities for passenger vessels which edge treatment plants were installed before November 1, 2011.

Annex under article 9.02 of annex 2 to the sewage of edge which mounting on board passenger vessels conducted before 1.1.2011 Procedure for the implementation of the derogations and conditions in which the permitted derogations can be regarded as equivalent 1. Passenger vessels equipped with a dashboard sewage whose mounting was done before November 1, 2009 may continue to use this station provided that the station complies with the following requirements: a) the exceedance of limit values and control of phase II for the station is not greater than the factor of 2;
(b) there is to station a certificate from the manufacturer or an expert certifying that the station is able to withstand the typical load cycles occurring on board the vessel;
(c) there is a management plan of sewage sludge corresponding to the conditions of use of a wastewater treatment plant of edge on a passenger vessel.
(2. the use of on-board sewage whose editing was made after October 31, 2009 and before January 1, 2011 remains authorized subject that these stations comply with the limit values of stage I and the provisions of paragraph 1, letter b) and (c)).
3. for passenger vessels constructed before 1 January 2011 and which were not exploited until that date within the scope of the Backshell (within the meaning of annex 1), apply the provisions of paragraph 1, with however the date of January 1, 2011.
4. the derogations for edge treatment plants granted under the derogations to insurmountable difficulties which are contained in the regulations on inspection of Rhine (article 24.04, Figure 4) or Annex 2 to Directive 2006/87/EC (article 24.04, paragraph 4, or article 24A.04), are deemed to be equivalent.
5. for greater certainty, that the exchange of parts by parts of the same technical and manufacturing is not considered as a replacement for the installation.

Resolution Backshell 2013-II-6 implementing regulation-part C collection of domestic wastewater of boats with more than 50 passengers - amendment of article 9.03 the Conference of the Contracting Parties, recognizing that the protection of the environment as well as the security and well-being of staff and users of inland navigation are of the imperatives for inland navigation;
Whereas the dumping of household water is regulated under article 9.01 paragraph 3. Annex 2 of the Convention on collection, depositing and reception of waste arising from Rhine and inland navigation (Backshell) for some boats.
Considering that the Convention determines not the procedures collection and treatment aboard the vessels concerned, appropriate to supplement article 9.03 of annex 2 of the Convention to this end, relying on articles 14 and 19 of the Convention, adopted in paragraph 4 to article 9.03 of annex 2 of the Convention: "4. it is the responsibility of the boatmaster of a vessel to passengers subject to the prohibition.

the discharge of sewage in accordance with article 9.01 paragraph 3, to ensure that domestic sewage are collected on board the vessel in a manner appropriate, then filed with a station or facility provided for in article 8.02, paragraph 3, if the passenger boat lacks a sewage of edge within the meaning of article 9.01 paragraph 4. "The present resolution comes into force July 1, 2014.
(1) see Moniteur belge of 2 October 2009, March 9, 2010, August 3, 2010, September 27, 2010, December 13, 2011 and November 21, 2012.