Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf
Outer limits of the continental shelf beyond 200 nautical miles from the
Submissions to the Commission:
Submission by the Republic of Kiribati
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on 01 August 2013
On 24 December
2012, the Republic of Kiribati submitted to the Commission on the Limits
of the Continental Shelf, in accordance with Article 76, paragraph 8, of the
Convention, information on the limits of the continental shelf beyond 200
nautical miles from the baselines from which the breadth of its territorial sea
It is noted that
the Convention entered into force for Kiribati on 26 March 2003.
In accordance with the
Rules of Procedure of the Commission, a communication is being circulated to all
Member States of the United Nations, as well as States Parties to the
Convention, in order to make public the executive summary of the Submission,
including all charts and coordinates contained in that summary.
of the Submission made by Kiribati will be included in the provisional agenda of
the thirty-second session of the Commission to be held in New York from 15 July
to 30 August 2013.
of the consideration of the Submission, the Commission will issue
recommendations pursuant to Article 76 of the Convention.
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Continental Shelf Notification
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received with regard
to the submission
made by Kiribati to the Commission on the Limits
of the Continental Shelf
United States of
dated 1 August 2013:
The designations employed in the submissions, including description of the
areas, are as contained in the communications from submitting States or in the
executive summaries. Their listing on this web site and the presentation of
material do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of
the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any
country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the
delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.