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In order to reduce confusion and the possibility of misinterpretation, develop a policy to rationalise and simplify the current maritime rules concerning the crewing and watchkeeping requirements for non-SOLAS vessels, and the limits in which they operate.
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Maritime Rules 31B and C are currently being amended. MSA is prepared to accept this recommendation, provided suitable funding is obtained in its 06/07 rules bid to extend this work.
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