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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Data entry notes: 
This Minute makes various observations on the joint efforts of the United States and Mexico on the improvement of water quality and border sanitation and makes recommendations to the two Governments with respect to the adoption of a Joint report of the Principal Engineers Relative t o Determination of the Presence of Toxic Substances in the Water of the Rio Grande in its international Boundary Reach signed by the two responsible engineers representing their respective countries. The Commission holds the report to be in line with standards set Minute No. 279 and partly in the quality monitoring program and database understandings outlined in the Integrated Border environment Plan. The IBWC shall submit within six months also improvements on the Joint Report to the Government s.; FAO Descriptors: 110; 209; 218; TFDD Basin: BAS-FAOC015276BAS-FAOC015115BAS-FAOC015326BAS-FAOC01 5356;
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Observation On The Quality Of The Waters Along The United States And Mexico Border Effected By Minute No 289 Of The International Boundary And Water Commission
Alternative Treaty Name: 
Minute No 289 Of The International Boundary And Water Commission United States And Mexico Entitled Observation On The Quality Of The Waters Along The United States And Mexico Border
Possible Sources (additional): 
LEX-FAOC017989; bi-17989.htm; Photocopy, 2 pp.
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Date IEA was signed: 
1992-11-13
Signature Year: 
1992
Treaty Type
Membership eligibility (multilateral, bilateral, etc): 
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: 
Observation On The Quality Of The Waters Along The United States And Mexico Border Effected By Minute No 289 Of The International Boundary And Water Commission
Words used to code as Environmental: 
water/ waters/boundary/commission
Lineage
Lineage: 
International Boundary And Water Commission
Sequence in lineage: 
100.010
Secretariat and auspices
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
BuA
Subject: 
FreshwaterResources/Organization/Territory
Deletable
Member Code: 
USA,MEX,
Members: 
United States of America, Mexico,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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