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Membership Information for: Amendments To The Schedule To The International Convention For The Regulation Of Whaling, Thirtieth Meeting

Signed: 1978-06-30; Entered into force: 1978-10-20; Terminated: 1980-01-22
The following is data currently in the IEA database for agreement actions. Agreement actions (signature, ratification, entry into force) can change frequently. The IEA Database Project updates this data approximately once a year and tries to ensure it is current and accurate. You are encouraged to visit the International Whaling Commission website to look for the most accurate and up-to-date membership information. If you have questions about this data or notice inaccuracies, please contact the Project Director.
This amendment was adopted under a provision of the agreement being amended that allows for entry into force via their “tacit acceptance,” for all countries that do not object in a specified period of time. The membership information here has been inferred based on membership in the agreement being amended.
Country197819791980
Ratifiers000
Members (agreement in force)182325
Antigua and Barbuda000
Argentina222
Australia222
Austria000
Belgium000
Belize000
Benin000
Brazil222
Bulgaria000
Cambodia000
Cameroon000
Canada222
Chile022
China002
Colombia000
Congo, Republic of the000
Costa Rica000
Cote d'Ivoire000
Croatia000
Cyprus000
Czech Republic000
Denmark222
Dominica000
Dominican Republic000
Ecuador000
Egypt000
Eritrea000
Estonia000
Finland000
France222
Gabon000
Gambia000
Germany, Former FRG000
Ghana000
Greece000
Grenada000
Guatemala000
Guinea000
Guinea-Bissau000
Hungary000
Iceland222
India000
Ireland000
Israel000
Italy000
Jamaica000
Japan222
Kenya000
Kiribati000
Korea, Republic of222
Laos000
Lithuania000
Luxembourg000
Mali000
Marshall Islands000
Mauritania000
Mauritius000
Mexico222
Monaco000
Mongolia000
Morocco000
Nauru000
Netherlands222
New Zealand222
Nicaragua000
Norway222
Oman002
Palau000
Panama220
Peru022
Philippines000
Poland000
Portugal000
Romania000
Saint Kitts and Nevis000
Saint Lucia000
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines000
San Marino000
Senegal000
Seychelles022
Slovakia000
Slovenia000
Solomon Islands000
South Africa222
Spain022
Suriname000
Sweden022
Switzerland002
Tanzania000
Togo000
Tuvalu000
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics222
United Kingdom222
United States222
Uruguay000
Venezuela000
Members (agreement in force)182325
Ratifiers000

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