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Contracting Parties  >   Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants > Micronesia (Federated States of) 

 
Date
SignatureJuly 31, 2001
RatificationJuly 15, 2005
Entry into forceOctober 13, 2005

Declarations, Reservations etc.

Declaration made upon ratification:
"1. The Federated States of Micronesia declares in accordance with the provisions of article 25, paragraph 4 of the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants, that any amendment to Annex A, B or C shall enter into force only upon the deposit of the Federated States of Micronesia's instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval or accession thereto.
2. The Federated States of Micronesia declares in accordance with Article 18, paragraph 2 of the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants that it accepts both of the means of dispute settlement mentioned in this paragraph as compulsory in relation to any party accepting an obligation concerning one or both of these means of dispute settlement."

Additional Information

On 18 February 2016, the Government of Micronesia deposited its instrument of ratification of the Amendment to Annexe A transmitted by depositary notification of C.N.738.2014.TREATIES-XXVII-15 of 2 December 2014.

On 18 February 2016, the Government of Micronesia deposited its instrument of ratification of Amendments to Annexes A, B and C, transmitted by depositary notification C.N.66.2016.TREATIES-XXVII.15 of 18 February 2016 of an Amendment to Annex A, transmitted by depositary notification C.N.703.2011.TREATIES-8 of 27 October 2011.

On 18 February 2016, the Government of Micronesia deposited its instrument of ratification to the Amendments to Annexes A, B and C, transmitted by depositary notification C.N.524.2009.TREATIES-4 of 26 August 2009.