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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
June 1994: Treaty Actions
Office of the Legal Advisor
Convention on the recognition and enforcement of foreign
arbitral awards. Done at New York June 10, 1958.
Entered into force June 7, 1959; for the U.S. Dec. 29,
1970. TIAS 6997; 21 UST 2517.
Accession: Saudi Arabia, Apr. 19, 1994.
Convention on the prohibition of the development,
production, stockpiling, and use of chemical weapons and
on their destruction, with annexes. Done at Paris Jan.
13, 19931. [Senate] Treaty Doc. 103-21.
Signature: Saint Kitts & Nevis, Mar. 16, 1994.
Ratification: Norway, Apr. 7, 1994.
Convention on protection and cooperation in respect of
inter-country adoption. Done at The Hague May 29, 19931.
Signatures: Burkina Faso, Apr. 19, 19942; Canada, Apr.
12, 1994; Finland, Apr. 19, 1994; United Kingdom of Great
Britain and Northern Ireland, Jan. 12, 1994; United
States, Mar. 31, 1994.
Berne convention for the protection of literary and
artistic works of Sept. 9, 1886, revised at Paris July
24, 1971, and amended in 1979. Entered into force for
the U.S. Mar. 1, 1989. [Senate] Treaty Doc. 99-27.
Accession: Tanzania, Apr. 25, 19942.
Convention on the prohibition of military or any other
hostile use of environmental modification techniques,
with annex. Done at Geneva May 18, 1977. Entered into
force Oct. 5, 1978; for the U.S. Jan. 17, 1980. TIAS
9614; 31 UST 333.
Accession: Chile, Apr. 26, 1994.
Agreement establishing the International Fund for
Agricultural Development. Done at Rome June 13, 1976.
Entered into force Nov. 30, 1977. TIAS 8765; 28 UST
Accessions: Tajikistan, Macedonia, Jan. 26, 1994;
Mongolia, Feb. 9, 1994.
Convention establishing the multilateral investment
guarantee agency (MIGA), with annexes and schedules.
Done at Seoul Oct. 11, 1985. Entered into force Apr. 12,
Signatures: Niger, Apr. 11, 1994; Gabon, Apr. 15, 1994.
Ratification: Vietnam, Apr. 4, 1994.
Constitution of the World Health Organization. Done at
New York July 22, 1946. Entered into force Apr. 7, 1948;
for the U.S. June 21, 1948. TIAS 1808; 62 Stat. 2679.
Amendment of Arts. 24 and 25 of the Constitution of the
World Health Organization. Done at Geneva May 23, 1967.
Entered into force May 21, 1975. TIAS 8086; 26 UST 990.
Amendments to Arts. 34 and 55 of the Constitution of the
World Health Organization. Done at Geneva May 22, 1973.
Entered into force Feb. 3, 1977. TIAS 8534; 28 UST 2088.
Amendments to Arts. 24 and 25 of the Constitution of the
World Health Organization. Done at Geneva May 17, 1976.
Entered into force Jan. 20, 1984. TIAS 10930.
Acceptances: Niue, May 4, 1994; Nauru, May 9, 1994.
International covenant on civil and political rights.
Adopted by the UN General Assembly Dec. 16, 1966.
Entered into force Mar. 23, 1976; for the U.S. Sept. 8,
Accessions: Georgia, May 3, 1994; Malawi, Dec. 22, 1993.
Optional protocol to the international covenant on civil
and political rights. Adopted by the UN General Assembly
Dec. 16, 1966. Entered into force Mar. 23, 19763.
Accessions: Belgium, May 17, 1994; Georgia, May 3, 1994.
International covenant on economic, social, and cultural
rights. Adopted by the UN General Assembly Dec. 16,
1966. Entered into force Jan. 3, 19763.
Accessions: Georgia, May 3, 1994; Malawi, Dec. 22, 1993.
Nice agreement, as revised, concerning the international
classification of goods and services for the purposes of
the registration of marks. Done at Geneva May 13, 1977.
Entered into force Feb. 6, 1979; for the U.S. Feb. 29,
Accession: People's Republic of China, May 5, 1994.
Convention on the civil aspects of international child
abduction. Done at The Hague Oct. 25, 1980. Entered
into force Dec. 1, 1983; for the U.S. July 1, 1988. TIAS
Accession: Slovenia, Mar. 22, 1994.
Agreement regarding the consolidation and rescheduling or
refinancing of certain debts owed to, guaranteed by, or
insured by the United States Government and its agency,
with annexes. Signed at Brazzaville May 6, 1994. Enters
into force following signature and receipt by Congo of
written notice from U.S. that all necessary domestic
legal requirements have been fulfilled.
Investment incentive agreement. Signed at Washington May
4, 1994. Enters into force on date which Eritrea
notifies U.S. that all legal requirements have been
Agreement amending the agreement of Mar. 29, 1988, as
amended, concerning the acquisition and production of the
EP-3 aircraft in Japan. Effected by exchange of notes at
Tokyo Mar. 29, 1994. Entered into force Mar. 29, 1994.
SWAP agreement between the U.S. Treasury and the Banco de
Mexico/Government of Mexico. Signed at Washington and
Mexico Mar. 24, 1994. Entered into force Mar. 24, 1994.
Exchange stabilization agreement between the United
States Treasury and the Banco de Mexico/Government of
Mexico, with North American framework agreement. Signed
at Washington and Mexico Apr. 26, 1994. Entered into
force Apr. 26, 1994.
Investment incentive agreement. Signed at Washington
Apr. 26, 1994. Enters into force on date on which
Slovenia notifies the U.S. that all necessary legal
requirements have been fulfilled.
1 Not in force.
2 With declaration(s).
3 Not in force for the U.S. (###)
Cumulative Digest of United States Practice in
International Law, 1981-1988, Book I
Book I of the Cumulative Digest of United States Practice
in International Law, 1981-1988, published by the
Department of State's Office of the Legal Adviser, is now
available for purchase through the U.S. Government
Printing Office (stock no. 044-000-02394-6). The 1,311-
page volume includes materials on which work was first
begun in 1989, as well as a number of articles by its
editor, Marian Nash (Leich). For more information,
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