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Actions (7)

Date Senate Actions
09/26/2008Resolution of advice and consent to ratification agreed to in Senate by Division Vote.
09/26/2008Treaty moved through its parliamentary stages up to and including presentation of the resolution of advice and consent to ratification.
09/26/2008Considered by Senate. By Unanimous Consent.
09/11/2008Reported by Senator Dodd, Committee on Foreign Relations with printed Ex. Rept.110-19 and a resolution of advice and consent to ratification with 2 declarations. Executive Calendar No. 24.
07/29/2008Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
07/10/2008Committee on Foreign Relations. Hearings held.
01/22/2008Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations by unanimous consent removing the injunction of secrecy.

Titles

Formal Title: International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-Fouling Systems on Ships, 2001 (the "Convention").

Short Title: International Convention on Control of Harmful Anti-Fouling Systems on Ships, 2001


Resolution Text

As approved:

Resolved, (two-thirds of the Senators present concurring therein),

SECTION 1. SENATE ADVICE AND CONSENT SUBJECT TO TWO DECLARATIONS

The Senate advises and consents to the ratification of the International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-Fouling Systems on Ships, adopted on October 5, 2001 (Treaty Doc. 110-13), subject to the declaration of section 2 and the declaration of section 3.

SECTION 2. DECLARATION

The advice and consent of the Senate under section 1 is subject to the following declaration, which shall be included in the instrument of ratification:

The United States of America declares that, pursuant to Article 16(2)(f)(ii)(3) of the Convention, amendments to Annex 1 of the Convention shall enter into force for the United States of America only after notification to the Secretary-General of its acceptance with respect to such amendments.

SECTION 3. DECLARATION

The advice and consent of the Senate under section 1 is subject to the following declaration:

This Convention is not self-executing.


Related Documents

Related Documents

Ex.Rept. 110-19


Index Terms

110-13
TD110-13
anti-fouling systems
environment
marine
ships