1982

Researcher: 
Mitchell
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Agreement Between Sri Lanka And India On The Boundary In Historic Waters Between The Two Countries And Related Matters
Possible Sources (additional): 
LEX-FAOC032216; bi3216.pdf
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Signature Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 
1974-06-28
Signature Year: 
1974
Treaty Type
Multilateral / Bilateral / Other - New: 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
unsure
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Title
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Agreement Between Sri Lanka And India On The Boundary In Historic Waters Between The Two Countries And Related Matters
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
water/ waters/boundary
Lineage
Lineage: 
Not Yet Assigned
Sequence: 
100.000
Secretariat and auspices
Secretariat: 
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
BuA
Subject: 
FreshwaterResources/Territory
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Notes (incl. non-URL source for text): 
This Agreement determines co-ordinates of the points that, connected by arcs of great circles form the maritime boundary between Sri Lanka and India in t he waters of Palk Strait to AdamÆs Bridge. The co-ordinates specified are geographical co-ordinates and straight lines connecting them are indicated on a chart originally attached to the Agreement. The actual location of the points at sea and on the seabed shall be determined by a method to be agreed upon by the Parties through surveyors appointed for this purpose by the two Governments. Each country shall have sovereignty and exclusive jurisdiction and control over the waters, the islands and t he Continental Shelf and subsoil thereof falling on its own part of the maritime boundary here established.; FAO Descriptors: 110; 010; 013; 016
Member Code: 
IND,LKA,
Members: 
India, Sri Lanka,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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