Oceans and Law of the Sea

Meetings of States Parties to the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea

Updated 12 December 2007

United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea

MEETING OF STATES PARTIES

Seventeenth Meeting

      SEVENTEENTH MEETING OF STATES PARTIES TO THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON THE LAW OF THE SEA

      IThe seventeenth MEETING OF STATES PARTIES TO THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON THE LAW OF THE SEA was  held at United Nations Headquarters on 14 June and from 18 to 22 June 2007. The agenda of the Meeting is contained in document SPLOS/159.

      The following documents have been issued:

  • SPLOS/149 - Election of the members of the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf - Note by the Secretary-General;

  • SPLOS/150 - List of candidates nominated by States parties for election to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf;

  • SPLOS/151 - Curricula vitae of candidates nominated by States Parties for election to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf - Note by the Secretary-General; Information about the withdrawal by the Republic of Slovenia of its nomination  is contained in document SPLOS/150/Add.1;

  • SPLOS/152 - Annual report of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea for 2006;

  • SPLOS/153 - Report of the external auditor for the financial period 2005-2006, with financial statements of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea as of 31 December 2006;

  • SPLOS/154 - Report on budgetary matters for the financial period 2005-2006;

  • SPLOS/155 - Letter dated 27 March 2007 from the Permanent Representative of Jamaica to the United Nations addressed to the Secretariat (appointment of members to the staff pension committee of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea);

  • SPLOS/156 - Letter dated 23 April 2007 from the Chairman of the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf addressed to the President of the seventeenth Meeting of States Parties;

  • SPLOS/157 - Issues related to the workload of the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf - Note by the Secretariat

  • SPLOS/158 - Letter from the Permanent Representative of Jamaica to the United Nations addressed to States Parties (appointment of members to the staff pension committee of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea);

  • SPLOS/159 - Agenda of the Meeting;

  • SPLOS/160 - Report of the Credentials Committee;

  • SPLOS/161 - Decision on the surrender of savings by the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea;

  • SPLOS/162 - Decision on issues related to the workload of the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf;

  • SPLOS/163 - Decision on the allocation of seats on the Commission and the Tribunal;

  • SPLOS/164 & SPLOS/164/Corr.1 - Report of the seventeenth Meeting of States Parties.

 

 

Secretariat contact:

Secretary of the Meeting of States Parties
Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea
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Room DC2-0434
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USA

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