4479

Researcher: 
Mitchell
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Signature Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 
1987-09-15
Signature Year: 
1987
Entry into force (EIF) Date: 
1987-09-15
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Agreement Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Iceland Concerning Icelandic Whaling for Scientific Purposes
Possible Sources (additional): 
LEX-FAOC010357; bi10357.pdf; Treaties and Other International Acts Series 11541, pp. 1-7.
Treaty Type
Multilateral / Bilateral / Other - New: 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
Environmental
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Title
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Agreement Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Iceland Concerning Icelandic Whaling for Scientific Purposes
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
whal
Lineage
Lineage: 
International Whaling
Sequence: 
800.000
Secretariat and auspices
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2012.10
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
BEA - Bilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
Species/Fauna/Mammals/Marine/Fish
Category: 
ENV/FISH
Lang1: 
EN.txt
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Core Filename: 
1987-US-IcelandWhaling
Notes (incl. non-URL source for text): 
This Agreement, in the form of exchange of letters between the Parties, concerns the implementation of a three-point agreement reached between the Parties in Ottowa on 9 September, 1987. This Agreement obliges Iceland to submit its whale research programme to the International Whaling Commission and in return obliges the United States to refrain from certifying the Government of Iceland or its nationals of Iceland for the takin g of 80 fin whales and 20 "sei" whales taken in 1987, nor for whales taken in 1988 and thereafter as long as the Government of Iceland complies with its obligation as set forth above.; FAO Descriptors: 110; 112; 556; 021; 104
Date text posted to IEA: 
20140215
Member Code: 
USA,ISL,
Members: 
United States,Iceland,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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