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

Signed: 1980-07-26; Entered into force: 1980-11-26; Terminated: 1982-02-08
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.
Country198019811982
Ratifiers000
Members (agreement in force)253539
Antigua and Barbuda002
Argentina222
Australia222
Austria000
Belgium000
Belize002
Benin000
Brazil222
Bulgaria000
Cambodia000
Cameroon000
Canada220
Chile222
China222
Colombia000
Congo, Republic of the000
Costa Rica022
Cote d'Ivoire000
Croatia000
Cyprus000
Czech Republic000
Denmark222
Dominica022
Dominican Republic000
Ecuador000
Egypt022
Eritrea000
Estonia000
Finland000
France222
Gabon000
Gambia000
Germany, Former FRG002
Ghana000
Greece000
Grenada000
Guatemala000
Guinea000
Guinea-Bissau000
Hungary000
Iceland222
India022
Ireland000
Israel000
Italy000
Jamaica022
Japan222
Kenya022
Kiribati000
Korea, Republic of222
Laos000
Lithuania000
Luxembourg000
Mali000
Marshall Islands000
Mauritania000
Mauritius000
Mexico222
Monaco002
Mongolia000
Morocco000
Nauru000
Netherlands222
New Zealand222
Nicaragua000
Norway222
Oman222
Palau000
Panama000
Peru222
Philippines022
Poland000
Portugal000
Romania000
Saint Kitts and Nevis000
Saint Lucia022
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines022
San Marino000
Senegal002
Seychelles222
Slovakia000
Slovenia000
Solomon Islands000
South Africa222
Spain222
Suriname000
Sweden222
Switzerland222
Tanzania000
Togo000
Tuvalu000
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics222
United Kingdom222
United States222
Uruguay022
Venezuela000
Members (agreement in force)253539
Ratifiers000

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