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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Amendments to the Treaty On Fisheries Between The Governments Of Certain Pacific Island States And The Government Of The United States of America (Preamble, Articles 1, 7, and 9)
Alternative Treaty Name: 
South Pacific Fisheries Treaty
Possible Sources (additional): 
6263 KAV xxv-xxvi; New Zealand-MOFA list; http://www.mfat.govt.nz/support/legal/treatynegnew.html
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Date IEA was signed: 
2002-03-24
Signature Year: 
2002
Place IEA was signed: 
Kiritimati Island
Date IEA entered into force: 
2003-06-15
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: 
Amendments to the Treaty On Fisheries Between The Governments Of Certain Pacific Island States And The Government Of The United States of America (Preamble, Articles 1, 7, and 9)
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
fish/pacific island
Lineage
Lineage: 
Pacific Island Fisheries
Sequence in lineage: 
200.070
Secretariat and auspices
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
AmendProtToA: 
3014
AmendProtToB: 
3014
AmendProtToType: 
Amendment
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
MEA - Multilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
Species/Fauna/Fish/Region
Category: 
ENV/FISH
Lang1: 
EN.txt
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Short Name: 
South Pacific Fisheries Treaty
Core Filename: 
2002-Amendments-1987-FisheriesPacificIslandsUS
Data entry notes: 
[Editors note: The amendment of Article 3.2 was done at Koror on 19990330 and is included in those amendments as well but was duplicated with other amendments done at Kiritimati on 20020324 as part of the Agreed Record of Amendments to the Treaty On Fisheries Between The Governments Of Certain Pacific Island States And The Government Of The United States of America done at Kiritimati on 20020324.]. The Amendments to the Treaty will, among other things, allow U.S. longline vessels to fish in high seas portions of the Treaty Area; streamline the way amendments to the Treaty Annexes are agreed" (p. III of Senate document).
Date text posted to IEA: 
200503
Member Code: 
AUS,COK,FJI,KIR,MHL,FSM,FSM,NRU,NIU,PLW,PNG,SLB,USA,
Members: 
Australia, Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, United States of America,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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