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1964: The Indus Basin Development Fund (supplemental) Agreement

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  Provision  First Coders Codes  Second Coders Codes 
Src.1  Source: Unofficial  SRC  SRC 
Pre.1  WHEREAS on 19 September 1960, Australia, Canada, Germany, New Zealand, Pakistan, the United Kingdom, the United States and the Bank entered into The Indus Basin Development Fund Agreement, 1960 (being hereinafter called the "1960 Agreement" and the parties thereto being hereinafter collectively called the "Parties") providing for the creation and administration of, and contributions to, the Indus Basin Development Fund (hereinafter called the "Fund");  DESC RELA  DESC RELA 
Pre.2  AND WHEREAS in the 1960 Agreement the Parties agreed to make certain contributions to the Fund on the terms and conditions therein set forth;  RELA  RELA 
Pre.3  AND WHEREAS the Parties have agreed to make additional contributions to the Fund on the terms and conditions and for the purposes hereinafter in this Agreement set forth;  RELA   
Pre.4  NOW THEREFORE, the Parties hereby agree as follows:     
Art.1  Article I    SUBS 
Art.1.1  Section 1.01. The arrangements set out in this Agreement are accepted by Pakistan and by the other Parties hereto as a full and complete discharge of all obligations, whether legal or moral, expressed or implied, of the said other Parties under the 1960 Agreement.  SOVR RELA  RELA 
Art.1.2  Section 1.02. To the extent that the following provisions of this Agreement are inconsistent with the provisions of the 1960 Agreement the provisions hereof shall prevail and the 1960 Agreement shall henceforth be read and construed as having been modified and superseded by the provisions of this Agreement, but shall in all other respects remain in full force and effect.  RELA SOVR  SOVR RELA 
Art.2  Article II  SUBS FINPR  FINPR 
Art.2.1  Section 2.01. Each of the following Parties undertakes, subject to such parliamentary or congressional action as may be necessary, to make a supplemental contribution to the Fund of the nature and in the amount specified opposite its name below:  RELA  [TAB]Grant [TAB]Contributions re-payable by Pakistan     
Art.2.1.bx  Australia [TAB][sterling]A [TAB]4,669,643 [TAB]  Canada [TAB]Can$ [TAB]16,810,794 [TAB]     
Art.2.1.dx  Germany [TAB]DM [TAB]80,400,000 [TAB]     
Art.2.1.ex  New Zealand [TAB][sterling]NZ [TAB]503,434 [TAB]     
Art.2.1.fx  United Kingdom [TAB][sterling] [TAB]13,978,571 [TAB]     
Art.2.1.gx  United States [TAB]US$ [TAB]118,590,000 [TAB]US$ 51,220,000     
Art.2.1.hx  Bank [TAB]US$ 58,540,000     
Art.2.2  Section 2.02. The supplemental contribution of New Zealand shall be payable in the amount of [sterling]NZ 41,953 in each half-year, commencing 1 October 1964.     
Art.2.3  Section 2.03. The United States supplemental loan contribution will be in the form of the proceeds of a US dollar loan to Pakistan on terms to be agreed between Pakistan and the United States.     
Art.2.4  Section 2.04. The supplemental Bank contribution will be in the form of the proceeds of a loan in various non-rupee currencies to Pakistan from the Bank or of a credit in various non-rupee currencies to Pakistan from the International Development Association (the Association), or of both, as may be determined between the Bank and the Association. To the extent that the supplemental Bank contribution is in the form of the proceeds of a credit from the Association, such credit shall, for the purpose of this Agreement and the 1960 Agreement, be deemed to be a Bank loan.  RELA  RELA 
Art.2.5  Section 2.05. The supplemental contributions of Australia, Canada, Germany, the United Kingdom, the United States and the Bank shall be payable in the same proportions among them, and in the same proportions between grants and loans, and shall be governed by the same provisions of the 1960 Agreement, as their original contributions under the 1960 Agreement, except as may be otherwise provided in this Agreement.  RELA  RELA 
Art.3  Article III  SUBS  FINPR 
Art.3.1  Section 3.01. The Bank, as Administrator of the Fund (the Administrator) shall make no further purchases of Pakistan rupees (rupees) pursuant to Section 3.03(b)(ii) or Section 4.03 of the 1960 Agreement.  RELA  RELA 
Art.3.2  Section 3.02. Pakistan undertakes to pay to the Fund in accordance with the provisions of Section 3.01 of the 1960 Agreement (whether by use, in agreement with the United States, of United States counterpart funds, or from Pakistan's own resources) all such amounts of rupees, determined by the Administrator in accordance with Section 3.05 of the 1960 Agreement, as will be required to meet, by disbursements from the Fund, the rupee portion of the costs referred to in Section 4.01(a) of this Agreement, to the extent that such costs are not covered by:  RELA  RELA 
Art.3.2.i  (i) the rupees payable, or treated as payable, pursuant to Section 3.03(a) of the 1960 Agreement and  RELA  RELA 
Art.3.2.ii  (ii) the rupees payable pursuant to Section 3.03(b)(i) of the 1960 Agreement on account of the United States rupee contribution under Section 2.03 of the 1960 Agreement, until that contribution has been fully called up for payment.  RELA  RELA 
Art.4  Article IV  FINPR  FINPR 
Art.4.1  Section 4.01.     
Art.4.1.a  (a) Subject to the provisions of Section 4.03 of this Agreement, the assets of the Fund, as augmented by the supplemental contributions herein provided for, shall be applied first to:  RELA   
Art.4.1.a.i  (i) the cost of goods required to construct the dam and related works on the Jhelum River as set forth in 2A(1) of Annexure D to the 1960 Agreement;  RELA ATTACH  RELA ATTACH 
Art.4.1.a.ii  (ii) the cost of goods required to construct the link canals, barrages and other works as set forth in 2B, 2C and 2E of said Annexure as already modified by agreement between Pakistan and the Administrator with the approval of the Parties;  RELA ATTACH  ATTACH 
Art.4.1.a.iii  (iii) overhead and engineering costs related to (i) and (ii) above; and     
Art.4.1.a.iv  (iv) expenses incurred by the Administrator solely because of services rendered under the 1960 Agreement and this Agreement; provided, however, that the above schedule of works may be amended by agreement between Pakistan and the Administrator for reasons of economy or sound engineering practice.  RELA  RELA 
Art.4.1.b  (b) In addition, the costs, including the rupee costs, of the study hereinafter referred to in Section 5.01 of this Agreement shall be met from the non-rupee assets of the Fund.  RELA   
Art.4.2  Section 4.02. After the costs and expenses referred to in Section 4.01(a) and (b) above have been provided for, any balance of the non-rupee assets remaining in or payable to the Fund, together with any uncalled amounts of the non-rupee contributions provided for in the 1960 Agreement, as augmented by this Agreement, will be disbursed, in accordance with procedures to be agreed between Pakistan and the Bank, to be used by Pakistan as required to meet non-rupee costs of the Tarbela project (if Pakistan and the Bank agree that Tarbela is justified on the basis of the report hereinafter referred to in Section 5.01 of this Agreement), or, otherwise, of some other development project or projects in the water and power sector in West Pakistan, to be agreed between Pakistan and the Bank on the basis of the study referred to in said Section 5.01.  RELA  RELA 
Art.4.3  Section 4.03. Similarly, any amounts in or retainable for the Special Reserve under the provisions of Section 4.01 of the 1960 Agreement not required for payments by the Administrator to India pursuant to Section 4.02 thereof shall be applied towards the costs referred to in Section 4.01(a) above not covered by the non-rupee resources of the Fund as augmented by this Agreement, and to the extent not so applied shall be treated in the same manner as the balance referred to in Section 4.02 above. Income from investments of the Special Reserve shall hereafter be added to the principal thereof.  RELA  RELA 
Art.5  Article V  FINPR  SECF FINPR 
Art.5.1  Section 5.01. The Administrator shall organize and administer a study of the water and power resources of West Pakistan which would provide the Government of Pakistan with a basis for development planning in the water and power sectors of the economy within the context of their successive Five Year Plans. It is intended that this study will be completed within two years from the date of its commencement. The first objective of the study will be the completion of a report covering the technical feasibility, the construction cost and the economic return of a dam on the Indus at Tarbela. The Administrator will use its best endeavours to ensure that this report will be completed by the end of 1964.  RELA SCIR  SCIR 
Art.5.2  Section 5.02. The financing by the Fund of the study shall not constitute or imply any commitment by the Parties to participate in any financing of any development project arising out of the study, other than as provided in Section 4.02 of this Agreement.  RELA SCIR   
Art.6.1  Section 6.01. This Agreement shall be open for signature on behalf of the Parties until 8 April 1964, or such later date as may be fixed by the Administrator.[2]     
Art.6.2  Section 6.02. This Agreement shall come into force and effect and shall become binding upon each of the Parties on the date, but not before the date, when it has been signed on behalf of all the Parties.[3] The Bank shall promptly after such date notify each of the other Parties and shall transmit to each of them certified copies, showing signatories and dates of signature.     
Art.7  Article VII    SUBS 
Art.7.1  Section 7.01. This Agreement may be cited as "The Indus Basin Development Fund (Supplemental) Agreement, 1964".  SOVR   
Conc.1  DONE at Washington in a single original, which shall remain deposited in the Archives of the Bank.  CONC DEPO  CONC DEPO 
Conc.2  [Signatures not reproduced here.]     
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Data from Ronald B. Mitchell. 2002-2018. International Environmental Agreements Database Project (Version 2014.3).
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Date accessed: 22 October 2018