Social Security (Seafarers) Convention, 1946

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Social Security (Seafarers) Convention, 1946
ILO Convention
Date of adoption June 28, 1946
Date in force Not in force
Classification Social Security
Subject Seafarers
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Social Security (Seafarers) Convention, 1946 is an International Labour Organization Convention.

It was established in 1946, with the preamble stating:

Having decided upon the adoption of certain proposals with regard to social security for seafarers,...


The convention was ratified by seven states. It never came into force because the criteria set out in the convention were not met.

Country Date Notes
Algeria November 19, 1962
France December 9, 1948
Netherlands December 22, 1961
Peru April 4, 1962
Poland November 8, 1956
Spain May 8, 1973 Denounced July 2, 1991
United Kingdom May 20, 1953


The convention was revised into and superseded by Social Security (Seafarers) Convention (Revised), 1987.

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