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The Law of the Sea Treaty and reauthorization of the Deep Seabed Hard Mineral Resources Act

hearing before the Subcommittee on Oceanography, Gulf of Mexico, and the Outer Continental Shelf of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, first session ... April 26, 1994.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Subcommittee on Oceanography, Gulf of Mexico, and the Outer Continental Shelf.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (1982),
    • Marine mineral resources -- Law and legislation.,
    • Ocean mining -- Law and legislation.,
    • Marine mineral resources -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
    • Ocean mining -- Law and legislation -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .M473 1994a
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 237 p. :
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1228954M
      ISBN 100160446805
      LC Control Number94230290
      OCLC/WorldCa31003940

        The Law of the Sea Treaty: A Review of the Issues. Sea was'held in under the direction of the International Law Commission. of seabed mineral exploitation, recognizing the fre e . The international legal framework for deep sea mining: a primer In a radical departure from the tradition of open access and freedom of the high seas, the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) declared the seabed area beyond national jurisdiction (the Area) and its mineral resources as the “common heritage of mankind.

      Understanding the law of the sea. an institution which is mandated to exercise supervision over deep seabed resources. Such resources are located in the international seabed area well beyond. The Deep Seabed Hard Mineral Resources Act of provides authorization for conducting a continuing program of ocean research that "shall include the development, acceleration, and expansion, as appropriate, of the studies of the ecological, geological, and physical aspects of the deep seabed in general areas of the ocean where exploration.

        Deep Sea Mining and the Legal Regime Governing Seabed Mineral Resources beyond National Jurisdiction. 21 Pages Posted: It explores legal issues presented by the approaching move to mine mineral resources of the deep seabed. Keywords: Law of the Sea, Deep Seabed Mining. JEL Classification: K33, KAuthor: Don Anton. The Third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS III) was convened from June to August in Caracas, Venezuela in The most significant issues which were covered were setting limits, navigation, archipelagic status and transit regimes, exclusive economic zones (EEZs), continental shelf jurisdiction, deep seabed mining, the exploitation regime, protection of the marine.


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The Law of the Sea Treaty and reauthorization of the Deep Seabed Hard Mineral Resources Act by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Subcommittee on Oceanography, Gulf of Mexico, and the Outer Continental Shelf. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Full text of "The Law of the Sea Treaty and reauthorization of the Deep Seabed Hard Mineral Resources Act: hearing before the Subcommittee on Oceanography, Gulf of Mexico, and the Outer Continental Shelf of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, first session Ap ".

Deep Seabed Hard Mineral Resources Reauthorization Act of ; Sometimes they are a way of recognizing or honoring the sponsor or creator of a particular law (as with the 'Taft-Hartley Act'). And sometimes they are meant to garner political support for a law by giving it a catchy name (as with the 'USA Patriot Act' or the 'Take Pride in.

The Law of the Sea Treaty and reauthorization of the Deep Seabed Hard Mineral Resources Act: hearing before the Subcommittee on Oceanography, Gulf of Mexico, and the Outer Continental Shelf of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, One.

H.R. (96th). An act to establish an interim procedure for the orderly development of hard mineral resources in the deep seabed, pending adoption of an international regime relating thereto, and for other purposes.

Ina database of bills in the U.S. Congress. development of mineral resources from the deep seabed as an in-terim measure prior to the enactment of a superseding interna-tional treaty. During the 96th Congress, the House of Represen-tatives' passage of the Deep Seabed Hard Minerals Act2 was the culmination of congressional efforts since to get a similar bill passed.

TOPN: Deep Seabed Hard Mineral Resources Act. | A | B | C Sometimes they are a way of recognizing or honoring the sponsor or creator of a particular law (as with the 'Taft-Hartley Act'). And sometimes they are meant to garner political support for a law by giving it a catchy name (as with the 'USA Patriot Act' or the 'Take Pride in.

6/23/Passed Senate amended. (Measure passed Senate, amended) Deep Seabed Hard Mineral Resources Act - Disclaims extraterritorial sovereignty by the United States over deep seabeds. Encourages the Secretary of State to negotiate a comprehensive Law of the Sea Treaty. the “Deep Seabed Hard Mineral Resources Act”, on J Summary: The.

Deep Seabed Hard Mineral Resources Act (DSHMRA) establishes a United States legal regime for the exploration and recovery of hard mineral resources in the deep seabed, pending the U.S.’s adoption of an international regime, such as the United Nations File Size: KB.

Abstract: The United States can mine the deep seabed without acceding to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS). For. H.R.the Deep Seabed Hard Minerals Act, is designed to: (1) establish an interim program to encourage and regulate the recovery and processing of hard-mineral resources of the deep seabed (pending the adoption of a superseding international agreement relating to such activities which is ratified by and becomes binding upon the United States); (2) insure that the development of hard.

Deep Seabed Hard Mineral Resources Act - Authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to administer the provisions of this Act. Provides that no person subject to the jurisdiction of the United States shall directly or indirectly develop any portion of the deep seabed except as authorized by license issued pursuant to this Act or by a reciprocating.

Under Section (d) of this Act, the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in the Department of Commerce must provide the Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission with an opportunity to review and make recommendations concerning the antitrust implications of proposed licenses for the extraction of minerals from deep seabed sites.

U.S. companies can obtain exploration licenses for polymetallic nodules from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) under the Deep Seabed Hard Mineral Resources Act of (DSHMRA), 30 U.S.C. §§ NOAA is in the process of extending the two existing licenses, both held by Lockheed Martin, for another five years.

7 Hoyle, Brian J. Statement before the House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries Subcommittee on Oceanography, Gulf of Mexico and the Outer Continental Shelf, Hearing on the Law of the Sea Treaty and Reauthorization of the Deep Seabed Hard. The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), also called the Law of the Sea Convention or the Law of the Sea treaty, is the international agreement that resulted from the third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS III), which took place between and The Law of the Sea Convention defines the rights and responsibilities of nations with respect to Location: Montego Bay, Jamaica.

of seabed resources, the legislation imposes environmental controls upon deep seabed mining operators. The Act appears at a time when other nations are considering similar legislation and when the United Nations Law of the Sea Conference is nearing resolution of its efforts to draft a treaty governing the sea and its resources.

This Act may be cited as the Deep Seabed Mining Act and shall come into operation on such date as the Minister may, by notification in the Gazette, appoint. Interpretation 2. In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires — “Agreement” means the Agreement relating to the Implementation of Part XI of the United NationsFile Size: 73KB.

A Method for Evaluating the Deep Seabed Mining Provisions of the Law of the Sea Treaty Ronald S. Katzt I. Introduction For most of the last decade, the longest and largest United Nations Conference in history has negotiated more than three hundred articles of a treaty covering every aspect of ocean law.' At the end of the Cited by: 1.

The convention covers such issues as fishing and navigation, but the controversy arose mainly over seabed mining. In essence, the Law of the Sea Treaty was designed to transfer wealth and. Serious attention was focused on deep seabed minerals in the s, when American geologist John L.

Mero published a book entitled The Mineral Resources of the Sea, in which he made the case that the seabed could become a major source of supply for meeting the world's mineral needs.

This in turn led Ambassador Arvid Pardo of Malta to deliver a. Paragraph 10 amends the Act by omitting sections 9 and 10 of the Act. These two sections provided for a Deep Sea Mining Levy and a Deep Sea Mining Fund, and were intended to operate on an interim basis until an international organisation dealing with deep sea mining had been established, and then for sums to be paid to that organisation.law of the sea treaty - current status by homer 0.

blair cpacific industrial property association) november 6) i i bi\ckground a. u.n. conference on law of the sea in and b. december 17) -u.n.

general assembly declared uthe area of the sea-bed and ocean floor and the subsoil. The solution was formulated with the leadership and consistent support of the U.S. and was formalized in the comprehensive package of new law in the Law of the Sea Convention.

The Convention's central innovation was the creation of a third type of ocean zone from the new mile outer limit of the territorial sea to miles past which.