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37. List of treaties for which the U.S. is the designated depository, as of 1999


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MULTILATERAL TREATIES FOR WHICH THE UNITED STATES IS DEPOSITARY

 

ANTARCTICA

Antarctic Treaty. Done at Washington December 1, 1959.

Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty. Done at Madrid October 4, 1991.

ATOMIC ENERGY

Statute of the International Atomic Energy Agency. Done at New York October 26, 1956.

Amendment of Article VI of the Statute of the International Atomic Energy Agency. Done at Vienna October 4, 1961.

Amendment of Article VI of the Statute of the International Atomic Energy Agency, as amended. Done at Vienna September 28, 1970.

Amendment of Article VI of the Statute of the International Atomic Energy Agency, as amended. Done at Vienna September 27, 1984.

Amendments of Article VI and Article XIV.A of the Statute of the International Atomic Energy Agency, as amended. Done at Vienna October 1, 1999.

AVIATION (CIVIL)

Convention on International Civil Aviation. Done at Chicago December 7, 1944.

International Air Services Transit Agreement. Done at Chicago December 7, 1944.

International Air Transport Agreement. Done at Chicago December 7, 1944.

Protocol on the Authentic Trilingual Text of the Convention on International Civil Aviation. Done at Buenos Aires September 24, 1968. [French and Spanish Texts]

Protocol on the Authentic Quadrilingual Text of the Convention on International Civil Aviation (Chicago, 1944). Done at Montreal September 30, 1977. [Russian text]

Protocol on the Authentic Quinquelingual Text of the Convention on International Civil Aviation (Chicago, 1944). Done at Montreal September 29, 1995. [Arabic Text]

Protocol on the Authentic Six-language Text of the Convention on International Civil Aviation (Chicago, 1944). Done at Montreal October 1, 1998. [Chinese Text]

Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft [Hijacking Convention]. Done at The Hague December 16, 1970.

Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Civil Aviation [Sabotage Convention]. Done at Montreal September 23, 1971.

Protocol for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts of Violence at Airports serving International Civil Aviation supplementary to the Convention of September 23, 1971 for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Civil Aviation. Done at Montreal February 24, 1988.

BIOLOGICAL WEAPONS

Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction. Done at Washington, London and Moscow April 10, 1972.

FINANCE

Articles of Agreement of the International Monetary Fund. Opened for signature at Washington December 27, 1945.

Articles of Agreement of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development. Opened for signature at Washington December 27, 1945.

FISHERIES

International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling. Done at Washington December 2, 1946.

Protocol to the International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling. Done at Washington November 19, 1956.

Convention for the Establishment of an Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission. Done at Washington May 31, 1949.

Protocol to Amend the 1949 Convention on the Establishment of an Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission. Done at Guayaquil, Ecuador June 11, 1999.

Agreement on the International Dolphin Conservation Program. Done at Washington May 21, 1998.

NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY

North Atlantic Treaty. Done at Washington April 4, 1949.

Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty on the Accession of Greece and Turkey. Done at London October 17, 1951.

Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty on the Accession of the Federal Republic of Germany. Done at Paris October 23, 1954.

Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty on the Accession of Spain. Done at Brussels December 10, 1981.

Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty on the Accession of the Czech Republic. Done at Brussels December 16, 1997.

Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty on the Accession of the Republic of Hungary. Done at Brussels December 16, 1997.

Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty on the Accession of the Republic of Poland. Done at Brussels December 16, 1997.

Agreement between the parties to the North Atlantic Treaty regarding the status of their forces. Done at London June 19, 1951.

Agreement to Supplement the Agreement of June 19, 1951 between the parties to the North Atlantic Treaty Regarding the Status of Their Forces with respect to Foreign Forces Stationed in the Federal Republic of Germany. Done at Bonn August 3, 1959.

Agreement on the Status of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization National Representatives and International Staff. Done at Ottawa September 20, 1951.

Protocol on the Status of International Military Headquarters Set Up Pursuant to the North Atlantic Treaty. Done at Paris August 28, 1952.

Agreement between the Parties to the North Atlantic Treaty for Cooperation Regarding Atomic Information. Done at Paris June 18, 1964.

Protocol Amending the Security Annex to the Agreement between the Parties to the North Atlantic Treaty for Cooperation Regarding Atomic Information. Done at Brussels June 2, 1998.

North Atlantic Treaty Organization Agreement on the Communication of Technical Information for Defense Purposes. Done at Brussels October 19, 1970.

Agreement to Amend the Agreement of 3 August 1959, as amended by the agreements of 21 October 1971 and 18 May 1981, to Supplement the Agreement between the Parties to the North Atlantic Treaty Regarding the Status of their Forces with respect to Foreign Forces Stationed in the Federal Republic of Germany. Done at Bonn March 18, 1993.

Agreement to Implement Paragraph 1 of Article 45 of the Agreement of 3 August 1959, as amended, to Supplement the Agreement between the Parties to the North Atlantic Treaty Regarding the Status of their Forces with respect to Foreign Forces Stationed in the Federal Republic of Germany. Done at Bonn March 18, 1993.

Agreement to Amend the Protocol of Signature to the Agreement of 3 August 1959, as amended by the Agreements of 21 October 1971 and 18 May 1981, to Supplement the Agreement between the Parties to the North Atlantic Treaty Regarding the Status of their Forces with respect to Foreign Forces Stationed in the Federal Republic of Germany. Done at Bonn May 16, 1994.

Agreement among the States Parties to the North Atlantic Treaty and the Other States Participating in the Partnership for Peace Regarding the Status of their Forces. Done at Brussels June 19, 1995.

Additional Protocol to the Agreement among the States Parties to the North Atlantic Treaty and the Other States Participating in the Partnership for Peace regarding the Status of their Forces. Done at Brussels June 19, 1995.

Further Additional Protocol to the Agreement among the States Parties to the North Atlantic Treaty and the Other States Participating in the Partnership for Peace regarding the Status of their Forces. Done at Brussels December 19, 1997.

Agreement between the Parties to the North Atlantic Treaty for the Security of Information. Done at Brussels March 6, 1997.

NUCLEAR WEAPONS

Treaty Banning Nuclear Weapon Tests in the Atmosphere, in Outer Space and Under Water. Done at Moscow August 5, 1963.

Treaty on the Non-proliferation of Nuclear Weapons. Done at Washington, London and Moscow July 1, 1968.

Treaty on the Prohibition of the Emplacement of Nuclear Weapons and Other Weapons of Mass Destruction on the Seabed and the Ocean Floor and in the Subsoil Thereof. Done at Washington, London and Moscow February 11, 1971.

PEACE

Treaty of Peace with Japan. Done at San Francisco September 8, 1951.

POLLUTION

Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter. Done at Washington, London, Mexico City and Moscow December 29, 1972.

SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS

Agreement relating to the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (INTELSAT). Done at Washington August 29, 1971.

Amendment of Article XVII(f) of the Agreement relating to the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (INTELSAT). Done at Copenhagen August 31, 1995.

Amendment of the Agreement relating to the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (INTELSAT) to implement multiple signatory arrangements. Done at Copenhagen August 31, 1995.

Operating Agreement relating to the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (INTELSAT). Done at Washington August 20, 1971.

Amendment of Article 6 and Article 22 of the Operating Agreement relating to the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (INTELSAT). Done at Singapore April 4, 1995.

Amendment of the Operating Agreement relating to the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (INTELSAT) to implement multiple signatory arrangements. Done at Washington April 16, 1996.

OUTER SPACE

Treaty on Principles Governing the Activities of States in the Exploration and Use of Outer Space, Including the Moon and Other Celestial Bodies. Done at Washington, London and Moscow January 27, 1967.

Agreement on the Rescue of Astronauts, the Return of Astronauts, and the Return of Objects Launched into Outer Space. Done at Washington, London and Moscow April 22, 1968.

Convention on the International Liability for Damage Caused by Space Objects. Done at Washington, London and Moscow March 29, 1972.

International Space Station Agreement. Done at Washington January 29, 1998.

TELECOMMUNICATIONS

Inter-American Radio Agreement. Done at Washington July 9, 1949.

UNITED NATIONS

Charter of the United Nations. Signed at San Francisco June 26, 1945.

WILLS

Convention Providing a Uniform Law on the Form of an International Will. Done at Washington October 26, 1973.

WORLD METEOROLOGICAL ORGANIZATION (WMO)

Convention of the World Meteorological Organization. Done at Washington October 11, 1947.



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