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2002 Treaties and Agreements



-02-117 India - Agreement Concerning Security Measures for the Protection of Classified Military Information  [787 Kb]  

Defense

Agreement signed at Washington January 17, 2002; Entered into force January 17, 2002.


-02-201 France - Treaty on Extradition  [1637 Kb]  

Extradition

Treaty signed at Paris April 23, 1996; transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate July 9, 1997 (Treaty Doc. 105-13, 105th Congress, 1st Session); reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations October 14, 1998 (Senate Executive Report No. 105-23, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 21, 1998; ratified by the President January 20, 1999; ratified by France December 13, 2001; entered into force February 1, 2002.  With agreed minute.
 


-02-205 United Kingdom - Amendment One to the Memorandum of Understanding of January 17, 2001 Concerning the Cooperative Framework for Engineering and Manufacturing Development of the Joint Strike Fighter  [167 Kb]  

Defense

Agreement signed at Bristol and Washington February 1 and 5, 2002; entered into force February 5, 2002.
 


-02-205.1 Panama - Supplementary Arrangement to the Arrangement of March 18, 1991 for Support and Assistance from the US Coast Guard for the National Maritime Service of the Ministry of Government and Justice  [2161 Kb]  

Maritime Operations

Supplementary arrangement signed at Panama February 5, 2002; entered into force February 5, 2002.
 


-02-207 Canada - Supplement Between the United States and Canada Under the Memorandum of Understanding of January 17, 2001 Concerning the Framework for System Development and Demonstration of the Joint Strike Fighter  [722 Kb]  

Defense: Joint Strike Fighter Program

Agreement signed at Washington February 7, 2002; entered into force February 7, 2002.  With annexes.
 


-02-207.1 Multilateral - Agreement Amending the Memorandum of Understanding of January 17, 2001 Concerning the Cooperative Framework for Engineering and Manufacturing Development of the Joint Strike Fighter  [1059 Kb]  

Defense: Joint Strike Fighter Program

Agreements signed at Bristol and Washington February 1, and February 7, 2002; entered into force February 7, 2002. Signed at Ottawa and Washington May 16, and May 28, 2002; entered into force May 28, 2002.  Signed at Soesterberg Airbase, Washington, Ottawa, and Copenhagen June 5, June 10, June 17, July 8, and September 17, 2002; entered into force July 10, 2002.  Signed at Washington, Ottawa, Bristol, and Copenhagen June 17, June 20, July 8, September 17, and October 14, 2002; entered into force July 17, 2002.  Signed at Washington, Ottawa, Bristol, and Copenhagen June 17, June 24, July 8, September 17, October 14, and November 14, 2002; entered into force July 17, 2002.  Signed at Washington, Bristol, and Copenhagen July 11, September 17, October 14, and November 14, 2002; entered into force August 10, 2002.  Signed at Washington October 31, and November 14, 2002; entered into force November 14, 2002.
 


-02-214 Czech Republic - Agreement Amending the Air Transport Agreement of September 10, 1996  [479 Kb]  

Aviation: Transport Services

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Prague June 4, 2001and February 14, 2002; entered into force February 14, 2002.
 


-02-226 Russia - Protocol Extending the Agreement of June 30, 1995 for Cooperation on Enhancing the Safety of Russian Nuclear Fuel Cycle Facilities and Research Reactors  [161 Kb]  

Atomic Energy: Safety

Protocol signed at Washington and Moscow January 31 and February 26, 2002; entered into force February 26, 2002.
 


-02-227 Ethiopia - Agreement Relating to US Military and Civilian Personnel of the US Department of Defense who May Be Temporarily Present in Ethiopia in Connection with Humanitarian Relief, Joint Exercises and Training, and Other Agreed Activities  [648 Kb]  

Defense

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Addis Ababa February 21 and 27, 2002; entered into force February 27, 2002.
 


-02-228 Spain - Agreement for Research, Development, Tests, Evaluation, Production and Life-Cycle Support Activities for Technologies and Systems for AEGIS-Equipped Ships  [2474 Kb]  

Defense: Research and Development

Agreement signed at Ferrol February 28, 2002; entered into force February 28, 2002.  With annex.  And agreements amending the project agreement annex to the agreement.  Signed at Arlington and Madrid June 24 and 27, 2008; entered into force June 27, 2008.  Signed at Washington and Madrid June 26 and 29, 2009; entered into force June 29, 2009.  And agreement amending and extending the agreement. Signed at Washington and Madrid February 7 and 28, 2012; entered into force February 28, 2012.
 


-02-301 Kazakhstan - Memorandum of Understanding Concerning the Regional Environmental Center for Central Asia  [668 Kb]  

Environmental Cooperation: Regional Environmental Center

Memorandum of understanding signed at Almaty March 1, 2002; entered into force March 1, 2002.
 


-02-301.1 Iceland - Agreement Amending the Air Transport Agreement of June 14, 1995  [638 Kb]  

Aviation: Transport Services

Agreements effected by exchange of notes at Reykjavik March 1, 2002; entered into force March 1, 2002.  And effected by exchange of notes at Reykjavik August 14, 2006 and March 9, 2007; entered into force March 9, 2007.
 


-02-305 South Korea - Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Scientific and Technological Cooperation in the Earth Sciences  [740 Kb]  

Scientific Cooperation

Memorandum of Understanding signed at Seoul and Reston February 14 and March 5, 2002; Entered into force March 5, 2002; Amended and extended May 15 and 19, 2006.


-02-306 Nigeria - Agreement Concerning End-Use, Retransfer and Security Assurances Regarding AKM Rifles and Related Equipment Provided to Nigeria for Use in Connection with Regional Efforts Concerning Sierra Leone and Operation Focus Relief  [1221 Kb]  

Defense

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Abuja January 29 and March 6, 2002; Entered into force March 6, 2002.


-02-312 Uzbekistan - Agreement Concerning Cooperation in the Area of Proliferation on Nuclear Materials and Technology  [501 Kb]  

Nuclear Material: Cooperation

Agreement signed at Washington March 12, 2002; entered into force March 12, 2002.
 


-02-315 Palau - Investment Incentive Agreement  [238 Kb]  

Finance: Investment Incentive

Agreement signed at Washington March 15, 2002; entered into force March 15, 2002.
 


-02-323 Peru - Agreement Concerning the Program of the Peace Corps in Peru  [356 Kb]  

Peace Corps

Agreement signed at Lima March 23, 2002; entered into force March 23, 2002.
 


-02-401 Panama - Agreement Regarding Assistance with Respect to Certain Environmental Pollution Incidents in the Panama Canal Area  [581 Kb]  

Environment

Agreement signed at Panama City April 1, 2002; Entered into force April 1, 2002.


-02-402 Norway - Implementing Agreement on Cooperation in Satellite Tracking and Environmental Tracking Acquisition and Utilization  [604 Kb]  

Space Cooperation

Agreement signed March 26 and April 2, 2002; entered into force April 2, 2002.
 


-02-410 Turkey - Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Scientific and Technical Cooperation in the Earth Sciences  [605 Kb]  

Scientific Cooperation: Earth Sciences

Memorandum of understanding signed at Reston and Ankara February 7 and April 10, 2002; Entered into force April 10, 2002. With annexes.
 


-02-413 Afghanistan - Agreement Regarding Grants Under the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, and the Furnishing of Defense Articles, Defense Services and Related Training, Including Pursuant to the IMET Program  [191 Kb]  

Defense

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Kabul April 6 and 13, 2002; entered into force April 13, 2002.


-02-502 France - Agreement Concerning the Application of Article VIII of the Agreement Between the Parties to the North Atlantic Treaty Regarding the Status of their Forces of June 19, 1951  [536 Kb]  

Defense

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Paris April 15 and May 2, 2002; Entered into force May 2, 2002.


-02-503 Multilateral - Memorandum of Understanding for Future Air Capabilities Projects  [2628 Kb]  

Defense: Air Capabilities Projects

Memorandum of understanding signed at Gramat, London, and Paris March 26, April 5, and May 3, 2002; entered into force May 3, 2002.  With annexes.  And agreement amending the memorandum of understanding.  Signed at Uberlingen and Paris October 7 and 27, 2003; entered into force October 27, 2003.
 


-02-507 NATO Consultation, Command and Control Organization - Agreement Concerning Air Command, Communications and Intelligence Capabilities  [1119 Kb]  

Defense

Memorandum of agreement signed at Washington and Brussels April 23 and May 7, 2002; entered into force May 7, 2002. And agreement amending the memorandum of agreement.  Signed at Washington and Brussels September 5 and October 19, 2007; entered into force October 19, 2007; with effect from May 7, 2007.
 


-02-523 Russian Federation - Agreement Extending the Agreement of December 16, 1994 Concerning the Customs Documentation and Duty-Free Entry of Goods within the Framework of US-Russia Space Cooperation  [1269 Kb]  

Space Cooperation: Customs Procedures

Agreements effected by exchange of notes at Moscow August 24, 2001 and and May 23, 2002; entered into force May 23, 2002; with effect from August 26, 2001.  And effected by exchange of notes at Moscow December 14 and 26, 2007 and January 25, 2008; entered into force December 27, 2007.  And effected by exchange of notes at Moscow August 25, 2011 and October 4, 2012; entered into force October 4, 2012; with effect from August 27, 2011.
 


-Timor-Leste - Agreement Concerning the Program of the Peace Corps in the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste  [220 Kb]  

Peace Corps

Agreement signed at Dili May 24, 2002; entered into force May 24, 2002.
 


-02-610 Norway - Agreement for the Enforcement of Maintenance (Support) Obligations  [300 Kb]  

Maintenance

Agreement signed at Washington June 10, 2002; entered into force June 10, 2002.
 


-02-614 Azerbaijan - Agreement Concerning the Provision of Training Related to Defense Articles Under the United States International Military Education and Training (IMET) Program  [586 Kb]  

Defense

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Baku May 8 and June 14, 2002; Entered into force June 14, 2002.


-02-618 United Kingdom - Agreement Concerning the Termination of the Agreement of March 27, 1941 between the United States and Great Britain, Relating to Bases Leased to the United States  [625 Kb]  

Defense: Bases

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Washington June 18, 2002; entered into force June 18, 2002. With annexes.
 


-02-618.1 Djibouti - Agreement for the Establishment of US Radio Transmitting Facilities in Djibouti  [1429 Kb]  

Telecommunication

Agreement signed at Djibouti June 18, 2002; entered into force June 18, 2002.  With annexes.
 


-02-620 Multilateral - Supplement to the Memorandum of Understanding of January 17, 2001 Concerning the Cooperative Framework for System Development and Demonstration of the Joint Strike Fighter  [1301 Kb]  

Defense: Joint Strike Fighter Program

Agreement signed at Washington May 28 and June 20, 2002; entered into force June 20, 2002.  With annexes.
 


-02-627 Colombia - Acquisition and Cross-Servicing Agreement  [1469 Kb]  

Defense: Acquisition and Cross-Servicing

Agreement signed at Miami and Bogota May 23 and June 27, 2002; entered into force June 27, 2002. With annexes.
 


-02-628 Mexico - Minute 308 of the International Boundary Water Commission: United States Allocation of Rio Grande Waters During the Last Year of the Current Cycle  [515 Kb]  

Boundary Waters

Minute No. 308 signed at Ciudad Juarez June 28, 2002; Entered into force June 28, 2002.
 


-02-703 United Kingdom - Agreement for Cooperation in Research and Development of Weapons Detection and Protection-Related Technologies  [753 Kb]  

Weapons: Detection

Agreement signed at Washington July 3, 2002; Entered into force July 3, 2002.


-02-710 Timor-Leste - Agreement Regarding Grants Under the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as Amended, and the Furnishing of Defense Articles, Related Training . . . and Other Defense Services from the US to Timor-Leste  [508 Kb]  

Defense

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Dili July 8 and 10, 2002; Entered into force July 10, 2002.


-02-710.1 Netherlands - Supplement Between the United States and the Netherlands Under the Memorandum of Understanding of January 17, 2001 Concerning the Framework for System Development and Demonstration of the Joint Strike Fighter  [769 Kb]  

Defense: Joint Strike Fighter Program

Agreement signed at Soesterberg Airbase and Washington June 5 and 10, 2002; entered into force July 10, 2002.  With annexes.
 


-02-711 Italy - Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Scientific and Technical Cooperation in the Earth Sciences  [387 Kb]  

Memorandum of understanding signed at Reston and Rome February 7 and July 11, 2002; entered into force July 11, 2002.
 


-02-712 Japan - Agreement Concerning Cooperation on the Second Balloon-Borne Superconducting Magnet Spectrometer Program  [1074 Kb]  

Space Cooperation

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Washington July 12, 2002; Entered into force July 12, 2002. With memorandum of understanding.
 


-02-716 Peru - Agreement Regarding a Debt-For-Nature Swap  [1213 Kb]  

Finance

Agreement signed at Washington June 26, 2002; Entered into force July 16, 2002.


-02-716.1 Cyprus - Memorandum of Understanding Concerning the Imposition of Import Restrictions on Pre-Classical and Classical Archaeological Objects  [507 Kb]  

Cultural Property

Memorandum of understanding signed at Washington July 16, 2002; entered into force July 16, 2002. And agreement amending the memorandum of understanding. Effected by exchange of notes at Washington August 17, 2006; entered into force August 17, 2006. And agreement amending the memorandum of understanding. Effected by exchange of notes at Washington July 3 and 6, 2007; Entered into force July 6, 2007; with effect from July 16, 2007.  With attachment.
 


-02-717 Ethiopia - Acquisition and Cross-Servicing Agreement  [1282 Kb]  

Defense: Acquisition and Cross-Servicing

Agreement signed at Tampa and Addis Ababa July 8 and 17, 2002; entered into force July 17, 2002. With annexes.
 


-02-717.1 Italy - Supplement Between the United States and Italy Under the Memorandum of Understanding of January 17, 2001 Concerning the Framework for System Development and Demonstration of the Joint Strike Fighter  [845 Kb]  

Defense: Joint Strike Fighter Program

Agreement signed at Washington June 24, 2002; entered into force July 17, 2002.  With annexes.
 


-02-725 Timor-Leste - Investment Incentive Agreement  [300 Kb]  

Investment Guaranties

Agreement signed at Washington July 25, 2002; entered into force July 25, 2002.
 


-02-808 Timor-Leste - Agreement Relating to the Employment of Dependents of Official Government Employees  [468 Kb]  

Employment

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Dili July 31and August 8, 2002; entered into force August 8, 2002.
 


-02-810 Turkey - Supplement Between the United States and Turkey Under the Memorandum of Understanding of January 17, 2001 Concerning the Framework for System Development and Demonstration of the Joint Strike Fighter  [1305 Kb]  

Defense: Joint Strike Fighter Program

Agreement signed at Washington July 11, 2002; entered into force August 10, 2002.  With annexes.
 


-02-813 The Gambia - Agreement Relating to the Employment of Dependents of Official Government Employees  [468 Kb]  

Employment

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Banjul June 7 and August 13, 2002; entered into force August 13, 2002.
 


-02-816 Belize - Treaty for the Return of Stolen Vehicles  [550 Kb]  

Stolen Property

Treaty signed at Belmopan October 3, 1996; transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate June 23, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-54, 105th Congress, 2d Session); reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations September 27, 2000 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-22, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 18, 2000; ratified by the President January 17, 2001; ratified by Belize August 2, 2002; Exchange of instruments of ratification at Belmopan August 16, 2002; entered into force August 16, 2002.  With annexes and protocol.
 


-02-910 Canada - Memorandum of Understanding for Test and Evaluation Program (TEP) Cooperation (Short Title: CANUSTEP)  [2352 Kb]  

Defense

Memorandum signed at Las Vegas September 10, 2002; Entered into force September 10, 2002.


-02-911 Greece - Agreement Regarding Grants under the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as Amended, or Successor Legislation, and the Furnishing of Defense Articles, Related Training, and Other Defense Services from the US to the Hellenic Republic  [640 Kb]  

Defense

Effected by exchange of notes at Athens August 9, 2002 and September 11, 2002; Entered into force September 11, 2002.


-02-912 Congo - Investment Incentive Agreement  [486 Kb]  

Finance: Investment Incentive

Agreement signed at Washington September 12, 2002; entered into force September 12, 2002.
 


-02-923 Zambia - Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Scientific and Technical Cooperation in the Earth Sciences  [354 Kb]  

Scientific Cooperation

Memorandum of understanding signed at Reston and Lusaka September 9 and 23, 2002; entered into force September 23, 2002. With annexes.
 


-02-930 Saudi Arabia - Agreement for Cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program  [745 Kb]  

Environmental Cooperation: GLOBE Program

Agreement signed at Washington September 30, 2002;  entered into force September 30, 2002. With appendices.
 


-02-1001 Timor-Leste - Status of Forces Agreement  [342 Kb]  

Defense: Status of Forces

Agreement signed at Washington October 1, 2002; entered into force October 1, 2002.
 


-02-1003 Lithuania - Agreement for Cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program  [879 Kb]  

Environment: GLOBE

Agreement signed at Vilnius October 3, 2002; Entered into force October 3, 2002.


-02-1003.1 Afghanistan - Agreement for the Establishment and Operation of United States Radio Transmitting Facilities in Afghanistan  [1251 Kb]  

Telecommunication: Radio Transmitting Facilities

Agreement signed at Washington October 3, 2002; entered into force October 3, 2002. With annexes. And agreement amending the agreement. Signed at Washington May 4, 2006; entered into force May 4, 2006.
 


-02-1101 Philippines - Agreement Concerning the Establishment of a Tropical Forest Conservation Fund and a Tropical Forest Conservation Board  [489 Kb]  

Conservation

Agreement signed at Manila September 19, 2002; entered into force November 1, 2002.


-02-1106 Ecuador - Agreement Regarding Mutual Assistance Between Customs Administrations  [885 Kb]  

Customs: Assistance

Agreement signed at Quito November 6, 2002; entered into force November 6, 2002.
 


-02-1107 Australia - Agreement Concerning Security Measures for the Protection of Classified Information  [573 Kb]  

Defense: Security of Information

Agreement signed at Canberra June 25, 2002; entered into force November 7, 2002.  With exchange of notes.
 


-02-1114 Australia - Supplement Between the United States and Australia Under the Memorandum of Understanding of January 17, 2001 Concerning the Framework for System Development and Demonstration of the Joint Strike Fighter  [769 Kb]  

Defense: Joint Strike Fighter Program

Agreement signed at Washington October 31, 2002; entered into force November 14, 2002.  With annexes.
 


-02-1118 Sri Lanka - Air Transport Agreement  [1051 Kb]  

Aviation: Transport Services

Agreement signed at Washington June 11, 2002; entered into force November 18, 2002. With annexes. And agreement amending the agreement. Effected by exchange of notes at Colombo September 6 and 12, 2006; entered into force September 12, 2006.
 


-02-1119 Kuwait - Adherence by the United States to the "Guidelines . . . to be Formed to Resolve Certain Issues Involving Kuwait and Other States Relating to Overlapping Claims and Stand-Alone Claims at the UN Compensation Commission  [557 Kb]  

Claims

Agreement effected by notification at Geneva November 19, 2002; entered into force November 19, 2002.  With attachment.
 


-02-1125 Armenia - Agreement Concerning Cooperation in the Area of Counterproliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction  [576 Kb]  

Weapons: Proliferation

Agreement signed at Washington July 24, 2000; entered into force November 25, 2002.  And agreement extending the agreement. Effected by exchange of notes at Yerevan October 10, 2008 and May 19, 2009; entered into force May 19, 2009.
 


-02-1126 Thailand - Memorandum of Agreement Concerning the Transfer of Equipment and Munitions from US War Reserve Stocks to Thailand  [1624 Kb]  

Defense

Memorandum of agreement signed at Bangkok  November 26, 2002; entered into force November 26, 2002.  With appendices and understanding.
 


-02-1204 Canada - Agreement Relating to and Amending Annexes I and IV of the Treaty Concerning Pacific Salmon of January 28, 1985, as Amended  [1544 Kb]  

Fisheries: Pacific Salmon

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Washington December 4, 2002; entered into force December 4, 2002.  With attachments.
 


-02-1211 United Arab Emirates - Air Transport Agreement  [2455 Kb]  

Aviation: Transport Services

Agreement signed at Abu Dhabi March 11, 2002;  entered into force December 11, 2002.  With annexes.
 


-02-1212 Australia - Agreement for the Enforcement of Maintenance (Support) Obligations  [633 Kb]  

Child: Maintenance

Agreement signed at Canberra December 12, 2002; Entered into force December 12, 2002.


-02-1218 Italy - Agreement Concerning the Loan of US Government Equipment and the Provision of Logistic Support Services for Use in South Eastern European Brigade (SEEBRIG)  [854 Kb]  

Defense: Assistance

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Rome October 11 and December 18, 2002; Entered into force December 18, 2002.


-02-1218.1 European Space Agency - Memorandum of Understanding Concerning the Mars Express Mission  [1001 Kb]  

Space Cooperation: Mars Express Mission

Memorandum of understanding signed at Paris and Washington December 18, 2002; entered into force December 18, 2002. And agreement extending the memorandum of understanding.  Effected by exchange of letters at Paris and Washington December 19 and 22, 2008; entered into force December 22, 2008.
 


-02-1219 Paraguay - Agreement Regarding Mutual Assistance Between Customs Administrations  [1213 Kb]  

Customs: Assistance

Agreement signed at Asuncion December 19, 2002; Entered into force December 19, 2002.


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