Act No. 18 Of 2007

Original Language Title: Undang-Undang Nomor 18 Tahun 2007

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ACT 18-2007 Text copy _?.
Back COUNTRY SHEET Republic of INDONESIA No. 43, 2007 (Additional explanation in the State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia Number 4708) legislation of the REPUBLIC of INDONESIA number 18 of 2007 ABOUT the ENDORSEMENT of the AGREEMENT BETWEEN the GOVERNMENT of the REPUBLIC of INDONESIA and the GOVERNMENT of the SOCIALIST REPUBLIC of VIETNAM on the DETERMINATION of the LIMITS of the CONTINENTAL SHELF, 2003 (AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF INDONESIA AND THE GOVERNMENT OF THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM CONCERNING THE DELIMITATION OF THE CONTINENTAL SHELF BOUNDARY , 2003) with the GRACE of GOD ALMIGHTY the PRESIDENT of the REPUBLIC of INDONESIA,.,, Considering: a. that the nation of Indonesia as a sovereign nation and part of the international community respect and uphold the sovereignty of the territory of each of the independent States in accordance with the Constitution of the Republic of Indonesia in 1945;
.,, b. that on 26 June 2003 in Hanoi, Viet Nam, have signed agreement between Government of the Republic Indonesia and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam concerning the determination of the limits of the continental shelf, 2003;
.,, c. that the determination of the continental shelf Boundary Agreement by the Government of Indonesia intended to affirm the sovereignty of the territory of the unitary State of Republic Indonesia and guarantee legal certainty towards the outermost islands in the Natuna area bordering countries of Viet Nam;
.,, d. that agreement between Government of the Republic Indonesia and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam is carried out in accordance with the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of 1982 which provides recognition of the territories of the island State which has significance to the sovereignty of the unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia and as an embodiment of the insights the archipelago;
.,, e. that based on considerations as referred to in letter a, letter b, letter c, letter d, and need an endorsement agreement between the Government of the Republic of Indonesia and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam concerning the determination of the limits of the continental shelf, 2003 (Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Indonesia and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam Concerning the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf Boundary, 2003) by law;
.,, Considering: 1. Article 5 paragraph (1), article 11, article 20, and article 26 of the Constitution of the Republic of Indonesia in 1945;
., ,2. Act No. 1 of 1973 concerning the continental shelf (the State Gazette Repubik Indonesia in 1973 No. 1, an additional Sheet of the Republic of Indonesia Number 811);
., ,3. Act No. 17 of 1985 about the Endorsement of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of 1982 (United Nations Convention on the law of the sea of 1982) (State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia Number 76 of 1985, additional sheets of the Republic of Indonesia Number 3319);
., ,4. Act No. 6 of 1996 about the waters of Indonesia (the State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia Number 73 in 1996, an additional Sheet of the Republic of Indonesia Number 3647);
., ,5. Law Number 37 year 1999 concerning foreign relations (State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia year 1999 Number 156, additional sheets of the Republic of Indonesia Number 3882);
., ,6. Law Number 24 year 2000 concerning international treaty (State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia year 2000 Number 185, an additional Sheet of the Republic of Indonesia Number 4012);
., ,7. Act No. 22 of 2001 concerning oil and Gas (State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia year 2001 Number 136, an additional Sheet of the Republic of Indonesia Number 4152);
., ,8. Act No. 3 of 2002 on State Defense (Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia Year 2002 number 3, an additional Sheet of the Republic of Indonesia Number 4169);
., ,9. Act No. 10 of 2004 concerning the formation of Legislation (State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia Number 53 in 2004, an additional Sheet of the Republic of Indonesia Number 4389);
., .10. Act No. 34 of 2004 about the Indonesia National Army (the State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia Number 127 in 2004, an additional Sheet of the Republic of Indonesia Number 4439);
Together with the approval of the HOUSE of REPRESENTATIVES of the REPUBLIC of INDONESIA and the PRESIDENT of the REPUBLIC of INDONESIA DECIDES:.,, set: the law on ENDORSEMENT AGREEMENT BETWEEN the GOVERNMENT of the REPUBLIC of INDONESIA and the GOVERNMENT of the SOCIALIST REPUBLIC of VIETNAM on the DETERMINATION of the LIMITS of the CONTINENTAL SHELF, 2003 (AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF INDONESIA AND THE GOVERNMENT OF THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM CONCERNING THE DELIMITATION OF THE CONTINENTAL SHELF BOUNDARY, 2003).
Article 1 confirms the agreement between the Government of Republic of Indonesia and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam concerning the determination of the limits of the continental shelf, 2003 (Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Indonesia and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam Concerning the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf Boundary, 2003), which was signed in Hanoi, Viet Nam, on 26 June 2003, a copy of the original texts in the language of Indonesia Viet Nam, language, and the language of the United Kingdom as attached and part of which is inseparable from the Act.

Article 2 this law comes into force on the date of promulgation.

In order to make everyone aware of it, ordered the enactment of this legislation with its placement in the State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia.

.,, Enacted in Jakarta on March 15, 2007 The PRESIDENT of the REPUBLIC of INDONESIA Dr. h. SUSILO BAMBANG YUDHOYONO Enacted in Jakarta on March 15, 2007 the MINISTER of LAW and HUMAN RIGHTS REPUBLIC of INDONESIA, HAMID AWALUDIN RI STATE GAZETTE SUPPLEMENTARY No. 4708 (explanation of the 2007 State Gazette Number 43) EXPLANATION for the law of the Republic of INDONESIA number 18 of 2007 ABOUT the ENDORSEMENT of the AGREEMENT BETWEEN the GOVERNMENT of the REPUBLIC of INDONESIA and the GOVERNMENT of the SOCIALIST REPUBLIC of VIETNAM on the DETERMINATION of the LIMITS of the CONTINENTAL SHELF , 2003 (AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF INDONESIA AND THE GOVERNMENT OF THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM CONCERNING THE DELIMITATION OF THE CONTINENTAL SHELF BOUNDARY, 2003) i. public.,, 1. Background the need for negotiations between the Government of the Republic of Indonesia and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam concerning the limits of the continental shelf.
.,,.,, since the Declaration of the Republic of Indonesia through archipelago Djuanda Declaration of December 13, 1957, which was later strengthened by Act No. 4 of the Prp. In 1960 about the waters of Indonesia, there is an urgent need in order to make the concept of island States may be accepted by the international community. The concept of island States asked the Republic of Indonesia has finally been accepted to be a principle of international law by the international community with the passage of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) of 1982. Chapter IV, article 46 up to Article 54 UNCLOS 1982 set specifically on the principle of the law of the State of the Islands. Indonesia had ratified UNCLOS 1982 by Act No. 17 of 1985 about the Endorsement of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of 1982. The principles of international law regarding the island nation also reiterated in Act No. 6 of 1996 about the waters of Indonesia.
.,, Along with the struggle to gain political recognition over the concept of an archipelago at the multilateral level in the negotiations of the forum of the UNITED NATIONS, since the 1960s the Government of the Republic of Indonesia also actively carry out the determination of the maritime boundary negotiations with neighboring countries including Australia, the Philippines, India, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Singapore, Thailand, and Viet Nam. Determination of the maritime boundary of efforts with neighboring countries is very important because the results of the negotiations the boundary determination becomes a form of recognition of neighboring countries against Indonesia as the island nation legally. In turn, the recognition of these neighbouring countries become important at multilateral level negotiations because this would mean extensive support from the international community in the law of the Sea Conference of the United Nations third lasted from 1973 until 1982.
.,, Maritime boundary Determination with the neighbor countries basically needed to provide legal certainty regarding the boundaries of the territory, sovereignty, sovereign rights of the Republic of Indonesia and, facilitates the activities of law enforcement at sea, as well as to guarantee the legal certainty of the activity the utilization of natural resources. The determination of the maritime boundaries also functions as an assertion of ownership of the outermost islands of the Republic of Indonesia because Indonesia is using such outlying islands as the determination of the limits of the territorial sea, the exclusive economic zone and the continental shelf, Indonesia. The outer islands are the Islands in the forefront of unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia.
.,, Continental shelf boundary Determination with the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam is required by the Government of the Republic of Indonesia in the framework of the interests mentioned above. Natuna waters that are part of the South China Sea is a strategic waters became the gateway to Southeast Asia, especially from Japan, China, the Republic of Korea, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. In addition, the seabed there is potential Natuna waters of natural resources especially hydrocarbons. In this area there are also a number of outlying islands of Indonesia who have relied upon the basic point of the assignment and the withdrawal line the base of the island nation of the Republic of Indonesia since 1960. Therefore, the determination of the maritime boundary in the region is indispensable for the two countries.

.,, The continental shelf boundary between the Designation of the Republic of Indonesia and the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam running from 1978 until 2003 and was done through negotiations a lot basically has provided advantages for the Republic of Indonesia from several aspects, namely:.,, a. the existence of boundaries and continental shelf area clear so that ensure legal certainty;
.,, b. the existence of zoning fair continental shelf in accordance with the applicable international law;
.,, c. facilitates the efforts of supervision and enforcement of the rights of a sovereign State on the continental shelf;
.,, d. recognition by law by the Government of Viet Nam over the outermost islands in the Natuna area dealing with the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam; and e. enhance the good relations of the two countries.
., ,2. The negotiating process is the determination of the limits of the continental shelf between the Republic of Indonesia and the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam.
.,,.,, the determination of the limits of the continental shelf Negotiations with the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam began to take place on June 5, 1978, and ended on June 26, 2003, when Foreign Ministers of the two countries signed an agreement setting of the limits of the continental shelf in Hanoi, Viet Nam. This signing witnessed by the President of the Republic of Indonesia, Megawati Soekarnoputri, and President of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam, Tran Duc Luong. A series of such talks is through a formal round of negotiations (1978-1991) and informal meetings at a technical level (1994-2003). Informal talks at a technical level talks was intended to both teams negotiators can be done in a more open. The efforts of the continental shelf boundary determination of settlement between the Republic of Indonesia and the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam also performed on many occasions of the meetings of Heads of government level, ministerial level, and the technical level. In order to facilitate the negotiations, several times carried out technical discussion between officials of the two countries for the depiction of mapping points basis for withdrawal of claims to maritime areas on both sides.
.,, At a high level, the meetings between the President of the Republic of Indonesia, Suharto, and Vice Chairman of the Council of Ministers, General Giap, July 4, 1990, in Jakarta; The President of the Republic of Indonesia, Suharto, and President of the Council of Ministers, Vo Chi Cong, November 21, 1990 in Hanoi; The President of the Republic of Indonesia, Suharto, and Chairman of the Council of Ministers, Vo Van Kiet, October 27, 1991 in Jakarta, produced a number of agreements to complete the negotiations as soon as possible with a regular meeting mechanism. Similarly, in the period of the President of the Republic of Indonesia, Megawati Soekarnoputri, commitment to promptly resolve the problem of the determination of the limits of the continental shelf of the two countries again affirmed by both the head of Government at the time of the visit of the President of the Republic of Indonesia, Megawati Sukarnoputri, to Viet Nam on August 22, 2001 and the visit of the President of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam, Tran Duc Luong, to Indonesia on November 10, 2001.
.,, Through a series of lengthy negotiations since 1978, although some times happens to congestion caused by the differences of views on technical issues and methods of delimitation, the Government of the Republic of Indonesia and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam on the informal meeting of 10 March 13, 2003--managed to agree on a final boundary line of the continental shelf of the two countries (20-H-line H1-A4-X 1-25) to put to the Government for each acceptance decision.
., ,3. Trees Fill agreement between the Government of the Republic of Indonesia and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam concerning the determination of the limits of the continental shelf.
., Article 1, agreement between the Government of the Republic of Indonesia and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam concerning the determination of the limits of the Continental Shelf set point coordinates and a line connecting it as a limit of the continental shelf of the two countries. The specified coordinate points calculated using the World Geodetic System 1984 Datum "(WGS84) and straight lines connecting any dots coordinates is a line of geodetik. Meanwhile, the map used in the agreement the two countries set a map an impartial third party and commonly used internationally, namely the British Admiralty Chart Number 3482, scale 1:1.500.000 published in 1997.

Article 1 also set up the need for the determination of the actual location of the coordinates of points by technical agencies of the two countries. For the Republic of Indonesia, technical agencies referred to is the Hydro-Oceanographic Service National Army (TNI) of Indonesia Navy.

Article 2 States that the determination of the limits of the continental shelf will not affect the determination of the limits of the exclusive economic zones of the two countries which will be established in the future.

Article 3 and article 4 set up the need for the cooperation of the two countries in the form of coordination of any policy related to international law concerning the protection of the maritime environment as well as exploitation and the just profit from the results of the exploration of the natural resources of the seabed that cross the boundary lines of the two countries.

Article 5 regulates the way of peaceful settlement through deliberations or negotiations if there is a dispute arising from the interpretation or implementation of the agreement of the two countries.

Article 6 governs that agreement needs to be ratified by individual countries. The ratification of the Charter will then be interchangeable, and the date of the exchange of the ratification of the Charter was proclaimed the start date of the enactment of the agreement.

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