Assembly Resolution A.350(IX), International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974, 12 November 1975

Assembly Resolution, A.773(18), Enhancement of safety of life at sea by the prevention and suppression of unsafe practices associated with alien smuggling by ships (Refer to A.867(20)), 4 November 1993

Assembly Resolution, A.867(20), Combating unsafe practices associated with the trafficking or transport of migrants by sea (Refer to A.773(18), 27 November 1997

Assembly Resolution, A.894(21), International Aeronautical and Maritime Search and Rescue (IAMSAR) Manual (Revokes A.229(VII), A.387(X), A.439(XI), Amended by MSC/Circ.999, MSC/Circ.1044, MSC/Circ.1080, MSC/Circ.1124, MSC/Circ.1173, MSC.1/Circ.1181), 4 February 2000

Mesures intérimaires visant la lutte contre les pratiques dangereuses liées au trafic ou au transport de migrants par mer, 1998, doc OMI MSC/Circ.896/Rev.1 (amended on 2001)

Assembly Resolution, A.927(22), Guidelines for the designation of special areas under MARPOL 73/78 and guidelines for the identification and designation of particularly sensitive sea area,( Revokes A.720(17) and A.885(21), Annex 2), 15 January 2002

Assembly Resolution, A.919(22), Acceptance and implementation of the International Convention on Maritime Search and Rescue, 1979, as amended, 22 January 2002

Assembly Resolution A.920(22), Review of safety measures and procedures for the treatment of persons rescued at sea, 22 January 2002

Assembly, Resolution A.949(23), Guidelines on places of refuge for ships in need of assistance, 5 March 2004

20 mai 2004, Directives sur le traitement des personnes secourues en mer, doc MSC 78/26/Add.2, annexe 34