Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf
Outer limits of the continental shelf beyond 200 nautical miles from the
Submissions to the Commission: Partial revised Submission by Argentina
on 18 July 2017
28 October 2016, the Argentine Republic 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
is noted that the Convention entered into force for Argentina on 31 December 1995.
It is also noted that, on 11 March 2016, the Commission adopted the “Recommendations
of the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf in regard to the
Submission made by Argentina on 21 April 2009.” It is further
noted that, pursuant to section V. paragraph 11 (3) of Annex III to the rules
of procedures of the Commission, the Summary of the Recommendations
has been made public.
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
partial revised submission, including all charts and coordinates contained in
consideration of the partial revised submission made by Argentina will be included
in the provisional agenda of the forty-third session of the Commission to be
held in New York from 30 January to 17 March 2017.
completion of the consideration of the submission, the Commission shall make
recommendations pursuant to article 76 of the Convention.
Summary of the Recommendations (2017)
Pursuant to section V. paragraph 11 (3) of Annex III to the
Rules of Procedures of the Commission, the summary of the Recommendations is hereby made public.
Summary of the Recommendations
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