European Union Committee
Scrutiny of international agreements; Treaties considered on 26 February 2019

31st Report of Session 2017-19 - published 27 February 2019 - HL Paper 300

Contents

Summary

Chapter 1: Introduction

The scale and sequencing of the agreements under consideration

The use of ‘short form’ agreements and the mutatis mutandis principle

Box 1: Mutatis mutandis clauses

Modification of free trade agreements

Consultation

Terminology common to trade agreements

Box 2: Common terminology in trade agreements

Chapter 2: Agreements drawn to the special attention of the House

Agreement establishing an Economic Partnership Agreement between the Eastern and Southern Africa States and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (CP 31, 2019)

Free Trade Agreement between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Kingdom of Denmark in respect of the Faroe Islands (CP 32, 2019)

Box 3: The Faroe Islands

Agreement establishing an Association between the United
Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Republic of Chile (CP 35, 2019)

Chapter 3: Agreements reported for information

Agreement between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the United States of America on the Mutual Recognition of certain distilled Spirits/Spirit Drinks (CP 34, 2019)

Agreement between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the United States of America on Trade in Wine (CP 36, 2019)

Agreement on Port State Measures to Prevent, Deter and
Eliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing (CP 41, 2019)

Agreement for the Establishment of the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (CP 42, 2019)

Convention on Future Multilateral Cooperation in North-East Atlantic Fisheries (CP 43, 2019)

Convention for the Conservation of Salmon in the North Atlantic Ocean (CP 44, 2019)

Agreement to Promote Compliance with International
Conservation and Management Measures by Fishing Vessels on the High Seas (CP 45, 2019)

International Convention for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (CP 46, 2019)

Convention on Cooperation in the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries (CP 47, 2019)

Appendix 1: List of Members and declarations of interest





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