Text - Resolution of Ratification: Senate Consideration of Treaty Document 110-13All Information (Except Treaty 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.