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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Agreement Concerning The Establishment Of A Border Environment Cooperation Commission And A North American Development Bank
Possible Sources (additional): 
http://www.cocef.org/popups/bech.htm; TIAS 12516; LEX-FAOC015756; mul15756.pdf;
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Date IEA was signed: 
1993-11-18
Signature Year: 
1993
Place IEA was signed: 
Washington, Mexico City
Date IEA entered into force: 
1994-01-01
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 Concerning The Establishment Of A Border Environment Cooperation Commission And A North American Development Bank
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
commission/environment/north america
Lineage
Lineage: 
North American Free Trade
Sequence in lineage: 
200.000
Secretariat and auspices
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
BEA - Bilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
Nature/Organization/Region
Category: 
ENV
Lang1: 
EN.txt
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Core Filename: 
1993-BorderEnvironmentCooperationCommissionAndNorthAmericanDevelopmentBank
Data entry notes: 
Chapter II provides for the establishment of the North American Development Bank, which shall: (a) provide financing for projects certified by the Border Environment Cooperation Commission; (b) provide financing endorsed by the United States or by Mexico. To implement its purposes the Bank shall utilize its capital and other resources available and shall fulfill the following functions: (a) to promote the investment of public and private capital; (b) to encourage and supplement private investment; (c) to provide technical assistance for the financing and implementation of plans and projects. Further provisions concern, among other matters, the capital of the bank, miscellaneous powers and distribution of profits, operations , status, immunities and provileges. Chapter III contain provisions regarding the entry into force and amendment of the Agreement and the definitions of terms mentioned therein. ; The Agreement aims at the conservation and protection of the environments of each contracting Party. Chapter I of the Agreement concerns the establishment of the Border Environment Cooperation Commission. The purpose of the Commission is to help preserve, protect and enhance the environment of the border region concerned. In providing such assistance the Commission shall give preference to environmental infrastructure projects relating to water pollution, wastewater treatment, municipal solid waste and related matters. The Chapter deals further with the organization and management of the Commission, its status, immunities and privileges.; FAO Descriptors: 110; 207; 209; 216; 088; TFDD Basin: BAS-FAOC015115BAS-FAOC015275BAS-FAOC015326BAS-FAOC015356;
Date text posted to IEA: 
20070730
Member Code: 
MEX,USA,
Members: 
United States,Mexico,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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