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Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Lithuania

Document type
Bilateral
Field of application
Regional/restricted
Date
Oct 2, 2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX;  IUCN (ID: TRE-151719)
Place of adoption
Washington
Language
English
Subject
Fisheries
Keyword
Access right Marine fisheries Fishery management and conservation International trade International agreement-text Marine mammals Total allowable catch Fishing licence Research
Geographical area
Northern Europe, North Atlantic, Europe, Arctic, East Pacific, European Union Countries, North America
Abstract

The Agreement consists of 18 articles which establish principles or prescribe rules regarding (inter alia): Conditions for the access of Lithuanian vessels (art. III); criteria for the determination of the portion of fish surplus to be allocated (art. IV); Lithuania shall cooperate and assist the U.S.in development of fishing industry and fishery exports (art. V); application for licences (art. VII); Protection of marine mammals (art. VIII); additional measures to be taken by Lithuania (art. IX-X); Research (art. XII). The criteria referred to in article IV do also apply to other countries.

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