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Law No. 13/2013 on the Maritime Zones Limits of the Republic of Guinea Bissau.

Country/Territory
Guinea-Bissau
Document type
Legislation
Date
2013
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Sea
Keyword
Maritime zone Territorial sea EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone Continental shelf Sovereignty
Geographical area
Africa, Least Developed Countries, Small Island Developing States, Western Africa
Entry into force notes
This Law enters into force on the day of its publication.
Abstract

This Law, consisting of three Chapters and five Annexes, establishes the boundaries of the Maritime Zones under the sovereignty or jurisdiction of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau. It defines the system of straight baselines from which the width of the territorial sea is measured, as well as the widths and the outer limits of the zones under the sovereignty or jurisdiction of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau. It repeals Law No. 2/85 and Law No. 3/85 both of 17 May, which respectively established the g

Full text
Portuguese
Website
www.legis-palop.org

References - Legislation

Repeals

Act No. 3/85 on delimitation of the territorial waters, the contiguous zone and the continental shelf.

Legislation | Guinea-Bissau | 1985 | Repealed

Keyword: Maritime zone, Territorial sea, EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone, Continental shelf, Sovereignty

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. 2/85 establishing straight baselines.

Legislation | Guinea-Bissau | 1985 | Repealed

Keyword: Maritime zone, Territorial sea, Sovereignty

Source: FAO, FAOLEX