This introduction provides essential background information about the Code and the reasons for its adoption, in addition to salient features of the Code of special interest to foreigners. The Code consists of 309 articles classified into nineteen chapters. This discussion follows the ordering of the code itself.
William E. Butler & John B. Quigley Jr.,
Apropos the 1968 Soviet Maritime Code,
San Diego L. Rev.
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