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Convention on the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Baltic Sea Area, 1992

Date of adoption: 9 April 1992
Place of adoption: Helsinki
Entry into force: 17 January 2000

– Two months after the deposit of the instruments of ratification or approval by all signatory States bordering the Baltic Sea and by the European Economic Community 

List of signatures, ratifications and entry into force

StateSignatureRatification (R)/ Approval (A)Entry into force
Denmark9 April 199218 April 1996 (R)17 January 2000
Estonia9 April 1992 8 June 1995 (R)17 January 2000
European Community *24 September 199220 September 1994 (A)17 January 2000
Finland9 April 199216 June 1995 (A)17 January 2000
Germany9 April 199211 November 1994 (R)17 January 2000
Latvia9 April 199217 June 1994 (R)17 January 2000
Lithuania9 April 199230 April 1997 (R)17 January 2000
Poland9 April 199215 November 1999 (R)17 January 2000
The Russian Federation9 April 199217 November 1999 (A)17 January 2000
Sweden9 April 19929 March 1994 (R)17 January 2000


*) European Community has been replaced and succeeded by the European Union, as from 1 December 2009, as a consequence of the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon amending the Treaty on European Union and the Treaty establishing the European Community, on 1 December 2009

 

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