MEPC meeting 2021 is due to discuss increased Maritime R&D spending:

Good news. It looks like the US Congress is able to DO SOMETHING after all:

Well, left to be seen if they ACTUALLY do something more than the dusting.

PS> IF they do decide to do something, will that mean that the US fleet of old and obsolete ships will be renewed to comply with these new rules??

Kicking the can down the road: