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Chronology

  • 2010 -

    23 Mar 2013
    Korea Maritime Safety Tribunal (KMST) placed under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (MOF) after the reorganization of the Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs (MLTM) into the MOF
  • 2000 - 2009

    29 Feb 2008
    Korea Maritime Safety Tribunal (KMST) placed under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs (MLTM) after the reorganization of the Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (MOMAF) into the MLTM
  • 1990 - 1999

    06 Aug 1999
    Renamed the Korea Maritime Safety Tribunal
    05 Feb 1999
    Amendment of the Act on the Investigation of and Inquiry into Marine Accidents (Act No. 5809)
    08 Aug 1996
    MAIA moved from the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Construction and Transportation (MOCT) to the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (MOMAF)
  • 1980 - 1989

    01 Sep 1985
    Establishment of the Donghae District Marine Accidents Inquiry Agency
  • 1970 - 1979

    22 Jan 1971
    Renamed the Marine Accidents Inquiry Agency (MAIA)
  • 1960 - 1969

    10 May 1965
    Establishment of the Mokpo District Marine Accidents Inquiry Committee
    05 May 1965
    Establishment of the Incheon District Marine Accidents Inquiry Committee
    27 May 1963
    Establishment of the Busan District Marine Accidents Inquiry Committee
    21 Jan 1963
    Establishment of the Marine Accidents Inquiry Committee
    06 Dec 1961
    Promulgation of the Marine Accidents Inquiry Act (Act No. 813)