Czech Republic: Succession to Sea-bed Treaty

State Czech Republic
Treaty Sea-bed Treaty
Action Type Succession
Depositary Government of the United States of America
Date 1 January 1993

Effective date of succession to the Treaty by the Czech Republic is January 1, 1993; the former Czechoslovakia signed and ratified the Treaty on February 11, 1971 and January 11, 1972, respectively.  On December 31, 1992, at midnight, Czechoslovakia ceased to exist and was succeeded by two separate and independent states, the Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic.

Other Actions Succession on deposit with London — 5 April 1993
Succession on deposit with Moscow — 9 April 1993