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1978: Convention On Future Multilateral Cooperation In The Northwest Atlantic Fisheries

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Provisions coded as containing the code: SCIR
  Provision  First Coders Codes  Second Coders Codes 
Art.6.1.a  (a) to provide a forum for consultation and cooperation among the Contracting Parties with respect to the study, appraisal and exchange of scientific information and views relating to the fisheries of the Convention Area, including environmental and ecological factors affecting these fisheries, and to encourage and promote cooperation among the Contracting Parties in scientific research designed to fill gaps in knowledge pertaining to these matters;  SCIR INFO  SCIR INFO 
Art.6.1.b  (b) to compile and maintain statistics and records and to publish or disseminate reports, information and materials pertaining to the fisheries of the Convention Area, including environmental and ecological factors affecting these fisheries;  SCIR INFO  SCIR INFO 
Art.6.1.c  (c) to provide scientific advice to coastal States, where requested to do so pursuant to Article VII; and  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.6.1.d  (d) to provide scientific advice to the Fisheries Commission, pursuant to Article VIII or on its own initiative as required for the purposes of the Commission.  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.6.3  3. The Contracting Parties shall furnish to the Scientific Council any available statistical and scientific information requested by the Council for the purpose of this Article.  SCIR INFO  SCIR INFO 
Art.7.1  1. The Scientific Council shall, at the request of a coastal State, consider and report on any question pertaining to the scientific basis for the management and conservation of fishery resources in waters under the fisheries jurisdiction of that coastal State within the Convention Area.  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.7.2.b  (b) where scientific estimates or predictions are sought, a description of any relevant factors or assumptions to be taken into account; and  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.8.1x  The Scientific Council shall consider and report on any question referred to it by the Fisheries Commission pertaining to the scientific basis for the management and conservation of fishery resources within the Regulatory Area and shall take into account the terms of reference specified by the Fisheries Commission in respect of that question.  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.10.1  1. Scientific advice to be provided by the Scientific Council pursuant to this Convention shall be determined by consensus. Where consensus cannot be achieved, the Council shall set out in its report all views advanced on the matter under consideration.  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.11.8  8. The Commission may refer to the Scientific Council any question pertaining to the scientific basis for the management and conservation of fishery resources within the Regulatory Area and shall specify terms of reference for the consideration of that question.  SCIR  SCIR 
Art.20.1  1. The Convention Area shall be divided into scientific and statistical sub-areas, divisions and subdivisions, the boundaries of which shall be those defined in Annex III to this Convention.  ATTACH SCIR  SCIR ATTACH 
Art.20.2  2. On the request of the Scientific Council, the General Council may by a two-thirds majority vote of all Contracting Parties, if deemed necessary for scientific or statistical purposes, modify the boundaries of the scientific and statistical sub-areas, divisions and subdivisions set out in Annex 111, provided that each coastal State exercising fisheries jurisdiction in any part of the area affected concurs in such action.  ATTACH SCIR  ATTACH 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: 20 October 2018