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Exclusive Economic Zone

Legislative History of Articles 56, 58 and 59 of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea

  • Author: UN
  • Publication date: September 1992
  • Page count: 117
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 92.V.8

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This study is devoted to the legislative history of the three key articles, 56, 58 and 59, which lay down the fundamental characteristics of the exclusive economic zone. These articles deal with the rights, jurisdiction and duties of the coastal State in the zone; rights and duties of other states in the zone; and the basis for the resolution of conflicts regarding the attribution of rights and juristiction in the zone respectively.