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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Agreement Between The Government Of United States of America And The Government Of The French Republic On Matters Relating To Fishing In The Economic Zones Of The French Overseas Territories New Caledonia And Wallis And Futuna Islands
Possible Sources (additional): 
LEX-FAOC008785; mul8785.pdf; Treaties and Other International Acts Series 11781, pp. 1-7.
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Date IEA was signed: 
1990-03-01
Signature Year: 
1990
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: 
Agreement Between The Government Of United States of America And The Government Of The French Republic On Matters Relating To Fishing In The Economic Zones Of The French Overseas Territories New Caledonia And Wallis And Futuna Islands
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
economic zone/fish/tuna
Lineage
Lineage: 
Not Yet Assigned
Sequence in lineage: 
100.000
Secretariat and auspices
Secretariat: 
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
BEA - Bilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
Species/Fauna/Fish/Ocean/Trade
Category: 
ENV/FISH
Deletable
Codes
Fish codes
Fish: 
Fish
Tuna: 
Tuna
Treaty Text (legacy)
Data entry notes: 
The Agreement is signed at Washington March 1, 1991. The Agreement remains in force until it is terminated by either Government upon prior notification at least three months before the end of the current fishing year as agreed by the two Governments. Such termination shall be effective on the last day of the fishing year.; The Agreement is signed at Washington March 1, 1991. The Agreement remains in force until it is terminated by either Government upon prior notification at least three months before the end of the current fishing year as agreed by the two Governments. Such termination shall be effective on the last day of the fishing year.; The Parties Agree that the French competent authorities shall issue a non-specified amount of fishing licences va lid for periods to be determined annualy. These licences authorize U.S. flag vessels to fish in the economic zones of New caledonia and the Wallis and Futuna Islands. U.S. fishing in these zones shall be in accordance with provisions of this Agreement (art. I). The Government of the U.S. shall take appropriate measures to prevent U.S. vessels from fishing without a licence and so that the vessels so licensed abide the applicable fishing laws of the French Government (art. IV). If a U.S. vessel i s seized or its crew arrested, the competent French authorities shall immediately inform the Government of the U.S. of such action (art. V). Other articles deal with consulatations between the Parties, exchange of information and promotion of the fishing industry of the territories concerned. (7 articles); FAO Descriptors: 110; 105; 020; 004; 032
Member Code: 
USA,FRA,
Members: 
United States,France,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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