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Updated 19 September 2011

Legislation

 Submarine Areas Law of 10 February 1953
 Territorial Waters (Amendment) Law, 5750-1990 of 5 February 1990
 Territorial Waters Law, 5717/1956, as amended by the Territorial Waters (Amendment) Law, 5750-1990, of 5 February 1990
 Interpretation Law No. 5741/1981
 List of Geographical Coordinates for the Delimitation of the Northern Limit of the Territorial Sea and Exclusive Economic Zone of the State of Israel (transmitted by a communication dated 12 July 2011 from the Permanent Mission of Israel to the United Nations addressed to the Secretariat of the United Nations)

Piracy

Penal Law 1977; Maritime Law 2008; Prohibition on Money Laundering Law 2000

Maritime boundary delimitation agreements
 and other material

with Cyprus

 Agreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Cyprus on the Delimitation of the Exclusive Economic Zone, signed in Nicosia on 17 December 2010 (entry into force: 25 February 2011; registration #:I-48387 ; registration date: 9 March 2011; link to UNTS) (pdf file, Annex II)

with Jordan

 Maritime Boundary Agreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, 18 January 1996 (entry into force: 17 February 1996; registration #: 35333; registration date: 11 November 1998; link to UNTS)

Additional relevant material

Lebanon: A letter dated 20 June 2011 from the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Emigrants of Lebanon addressed to the Secretary-General of the United Nations concerning the Agreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Cyprus on the Delimitation of the Exclusive Economic Zone, signed in Nicosia on 17 December 2010 Arabic | English
Lebanon: A letter dated 3 September 2011 from the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Emigrants of Lebanon addressed to the Secretary-General of the United Nations concerning the geographical coordinates of the northern limit of the territorial sea and the exclusive economic zone transmitted by Israel Arabic | English
 

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