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1946: International Convention For The Regulation Of Whaling

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Provisions coded as containing the code: SCIR
  Provision  First Coders Codes  Second Coders Codes 
Art.4.1.a  (a) encourage, recommend, or if necessary, organize studies and investigations relating to whales and whaling;  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.4.1.b  (b)collect and analyze statistical information concerning the current condition and trend of the whale stocks and the effects of whaling activities thereon;  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.4.1.c  (c)study, appraise, and disseminate information concerning methods of maintaining and increasing the populations of whale stocks.  SCIR INFO  SCIR 
Art.4.2  2. The Commission shall arrange for the publication of reports of its activities, and it may publish independently or in collaboration with the International Bureau for Whaling Statistics at Sandefjord in Norway and other organizations and agencies such reports as it deems appropriate, as well as statistical, scientific, and other pertinent information relating to whales and whaling.  INFO  INFO RELA SCIR 
Art.5.2.a  (a) shall be such as are necessary to carry out the objectives and purposes of this Convention and to provide for the conservation, development, and optimum utilization of the whale resources;    SCIR 
Art.5.2.b  (b) shall be based on scientific findings;  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.8.1  1. Notwithstanding anything contained in this Convention any Contracting Government may grant to any of its nationals a special permit authorizing that national to kill, take and treat whales for purposes of scientific research subject to such restrictions as to number and subject to such other conditions as the Contracting Government thinks fit, and the killing, taking, and treating of whales in accordance with the provisions of this Article shall be exempt from the operation of this Convention. Each Contracting Government shall report at once to the Commission all such authorizations which it has granted. Each Contracting Government may at any time revoke any such special permit which it has granted.  SCIR INFO  SCIR 
Art.8.3  3. Each Contracting Government shall transmit to such body as may be designated by the Commission, in so far as practicable, and at intervals of not more than one year, scientific information available to that Government with respect to whales and whaling, including the results of research conducted pursuant to paragraph 1 of this Article and to Article IV.  SCIR INFO  SCIR INFO 
Art.8.4  4. Recognizing that continuous collection and analysis of biological data in connection with the operations of factory ships and land stations are indispensable to sound and constructive management of the whale fisheries, the Contracting Governments will take all practicable measures to obtain such data.  SCIR  SCIR 
Please cite as:
Data from Ronald B. Mitchell. 2002-2018. International Environmental Agreements Database Project (Version 2014.3).
Available at: http://iea-archive.uoregon.edu/
Date accessed: 18 December 2018