On Ratification Of The Agreement On The Implementation Of The Provisions Of The United Nations Convention On The Law Of The Sea Of December 10, 1982 Years, Conservation And Management Of Straddling Fish Stocks And Highly Migratory Fish Stocks

Original Language Title: О ратификации Соглашения об осуществлении положений Конвенции Организации Объединенных Наций по морскому праву от 10 декабря 1982 года, которые касаются сохранения трансграничных рыбных запасов и запасов далеко мигрирующих рыб и управления ими

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION FEDERAL LAW on ratification of the agreement on the implementation of the provisions of the United Nations Convention on the law of the sea of December 10, 1982 years, conservation and management of straddling fish stocks and highly migratory fish stocks adopted by the State Duma March 21, 1997 year approved by the Federation Council April 16, 1997 year ratify the agreement relating to the implementation of the provisions of the United Nations Convention on the law of the sea of December 10, 1982 year conservation and management of straddling fish stocks and highly migratory fish stocks, signed in New York City December 4, 1995 onwards, with the following statement: "the Russian Federation declares that the dispute settlement procedure referred to in article 30 of the agreement for the implementation of the provisions of the United Nations Convention on the law of the sea of December 10, 1982 years, conservation and management of straddling fish stocks and highly migratory fish stocks refers to it as including all the provisions of part XV of the United Nations Convention on the law applicable to disputes between States parties to the agreement.
The Russian Federation said that in the light of articles 42 and 43 of the agreement she opposes all declarations and statements made in the past and might be made in the future, when signing, ratifying, or acceding to, as well as for any other reason in connection with this agreement, which do not conform with the provisions of article 43 of the agreement. The Russian Federation believes that the declarations and statements, in whatever form they may be made and any name may be, cannot exclude or modify the legal effect of the provisions of the agreement in their application to the Party Agreement, which made such declarations or statements, and therefore should not be counted against the Russian Federation in a relationship with such a party to the agreement ".
The President of the Russian Federation, b. Yeltsin, Kremlin, Moscow April 26, 1997 N 69-FZ