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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Signature Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 
1955-09-17
Signature Year: 
1955
Entry into force (EIF) Date: 
1958-02-15
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Convention Concerning The Regulation Of Lake Lugano
Alternative Treaty Names: 
Convention Concerning The Regulation Of Lake Lugano (With Supplementary Protocol)
Possible Sources (additional): 
LEX-FAOC032513; ita32513.doc
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: 
Convention Concerning The Regulation Of Lake Lugano
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
lake/regulation of lake lugano
Lineage
Lineage: 
Lake Lugano Regulation
Sequence: 
100.000
Secretariat and auspices
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
BEA - Bilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
FreshwaterResources
Category: 
ENV
Lang1: 
EN.txt
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Core Filename: 
1955-LakeLugano
Notes (incl. non-URL source for text): 
The two Contracting Parties, desiring to protect the riparian areas of Lake Lugano from flooding and to better control the level of the lake, agree hereby to proceed with the regulation of Lake Lugano, which shall comprise: a) correction of the Lavena narrows; b) the control dam at La Rocchetta; c) correct ion of the Tresa between Ponte-Tresa and Madonnone. Each of the two Parties shall therefore accord the right to expropriate the land concerned, if it deems it necessary for the execution, operation and maintenance of the works. Article VI of the Convention establishes the Mixed Supervisory Commission, in charge of the monitoring on the execution and maintenance of the works. In case of arising of any dispute relative to the interpretation or application of this Convention, either Party may submi t it to the International Court of Justice.; FAO Descriptors: 110; 247; 231; 349; 114; 242; TFDD Basin: BAS-FAOC015193;
Date text posted to IEA: 
200503
Member Code: 
ITA,CHE,
Members: 
Switzerland,Italy,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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