Sickness Insurance (Sea) Convention, 1936

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Sickness Insurance (Sea) Convention, 1936
ILO Convention
Date of adoption November 24, 1936
Date in force December 12, 1949
Classification Social Security
Subject Seafarers
Previous Shipowners' Liability (Sick and Injured Seamen) Convention, 1936
Next Hours of Work and Manning (Sea) Convention, 1936

Sickness Insurance (Sea) Convention, 1936 is an International Labour Organization Convention.

It was established in 1936, with the preamble stating:

Having decided upon the adoption of certain proposals with regard to sickness insurance for seamen,...


As of 2013, the treaty has been ratified by 20 states. Seven of the ratifying states have subsequently denounced the convention.

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