2627

Researcher: 
Mitchell
Data entry notes: 
To gather and interpret information on tuna; to conduct scientific investigation; to recommend proposals for joint action for conservation.
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Convention For The Establishment Of An Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission
Alternative Treaty Name: 
Convention Between the United States of America and the Republic of Costa Rica for the Establishment of an Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission, Washington; IATTC
Possible Sources (additional): 
ECOLEX-1861; RS-VI:2848; SMTFE-1; Fletcher, CIESIN, Burhenne, Rummel-Bulska, Sand, UNEP96; tre-0050.txt; reg-005.txt
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Date IEA was signed: 
1949-05-31
Signature Year: 
1949
Place IEA was signed: 
Washington
Date IEA entered into force: 
1950-03-03
Treaty Type
Membership eligibility (multilateral, bilateral, etc): 
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 For The Establishment Of An Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission
Words used to code as Environmental: 
commission/tuna
Lineage
Lineage: 
Inter-American Tropical Tuna
Sequence in lineage: 
100.000
Secretariat and auspices
Org Auspices: 
IATTC
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
AmendProtToB: 
2627
AmendProtToC: 
2627
AmendProtToType: 
Agreement
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
MEA - Multilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
Species/Fauna/Fish/Ocean/Organization
Category: 
ENV/FISH
UNEP2005pg: 
13
Coded Text: 
x
Lang1: 
EN.txt
Deletable
Codes
Fish codes
Fish: 
Fish
Tuna: 
Tuna
Treaty Text (legacy)
Short Name: 
IATTC
Core Filename: 
1949-InterAmericanTropicalTuna
Date text posted to IEA: 
200403
Member Code: 
CRI,FRA,JPN,NIC,PAN,USA,VUT,VEN,
Members: 
Costa Rica, France, Japan, Nicaragua, Panama, United States of America, Vanuatu, Venezuela,
OrigMEAgrees: 
1