There are some upcoming planned changes to mandatory statutory regulations and instruments, including:
– Adopted amendments that are in a transitional period towards full implementation;
– Adopted amendments entering into force on or after 1 April 2019;
– Significant topics which are currently under discussion and development, including meetings up to Maritime Safety Committee 100 (MSC) in December 2018.
This 64 page document will help you make sense of what is happening: Future_IMO_and_ILO_Legislation___April_2019