Note: Agreements are organized by TIAS number.

-12915 Denmark - Acquisition and Cross-Servicing Agreement

Defense: Acquisition and Cross-Servicing

Agreement signed at Vedbaek and Patch Barracks January 5 and 8, 1998; Entered into force January 8, 1998. With annexes.


-12916 Austria - Treaty on Extradition

Extradition

Treaty signed at Washington January 8, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate June 11, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-50, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations October 14, 1998 (Senate Executive Report No. 105-23, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 21, 1998; Ratified by the President January 20, 1999; Ratified by Austria August 11, 1998; Ratifications exchanged at Washington October 27, 1999; Entered into force January 1, 2000.


-12917 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Treaty on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters

Mutual Legal Assistance

Treaty signed at Kingstown January 8, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate May 13, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-44, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations October 14, 1998 (Senate Executive Report No. 105-22, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 21, 1998; Ratified by the President January 20, 1999; Ratified by Saint Vincent and the Grenadines July 28, 1999; Ratifications exchanged at Washington September 8, 1999; Entered into force September 8, 1999.


-12918 Lithuania - Treaty for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment

Investment

Treaty signed at Washington January 14, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate September 5, 2000 (Treaty Doc. 106-42, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations September 27, 2000 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-23, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 18, 2000; Ratified by the President February 7, 2001; Ratified by Lithuania October 8, 2001; Ratifications exchanged at Vilnius October 23, 2001; Entered into force November 22, 2001.


-12919 Estonia - Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income

Double Taxation: Taxes on Income

Convention signed at Washington January 15, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate June 26, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-55, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations November 3, 1999 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-3, 106th Congress, 1st Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate November 5, 1999; Ratified by the President December 28, 1999; Instruments attesting to completion of entry into force procedures exchanged May 10 and December 30, 1999; Entered into force December 30, 1999.


-12920 Latvia - Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income

Double Taxation: Taxes on Income

Convention signed at Washington January 15, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate June 26, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-57, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations November 3, 1999 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-5, 106th Congress, 1st Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate November 5, 1999; Ratified by the President December 28, 1999; Instruments attesting to completion of entry into force procedures exchanged June 2 and December 30, 1999; Entered into force December 30, 1999.


-12921 Lithuania - Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income

Double Taxation: Taxes on Income

Convention signed at Washington January 15, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate June 26, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-56, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations November 3, 1999 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-4, 106th Congress, 1st Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate November 5, 1999; Ratified by the President December 28, 1999; Instruments attesting to completion of entry into force procedures exchanged December 27 and 30, 1999; Entered into force December 30, 1999.


-12922 Latvia - Agreement Concerning Security Measures for the Protection of Classified Military Information

Defense: Security of Military Information

Agreement signed at Washington January 15, 1998; Entered into force January 15, 1998.


-12923 Lithuania - Treaty on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters

Mutual Legal Assistance

Treaty signed at Washington January 16, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate April 20, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-41, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations October 14, 1998 (Senate Executive Report No. 105-22, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 21, 1998; Ratified by the President January 20, 1999; Ratified by Lithuania July 13, 1998; Ratifications exchanged at Vilnius August 26, 1999; Entered into force August 26, 1999.


-12924 China - Agreement on Establishing a Consultation Mechanism to Strengthen Military Maritime Safety

Maritime Matters: Military Safety

Agreement signed at Beijing January 19, 1998; Entered into force January 19, 1998.


-12925 Israel - Treaty on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters

Mutual Legal Assistance

Treaty, with exchange of notes, signed at Jerusalem January 26, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate April 2, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-40, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations October 14, 1998 (Senate Executive Report No. 105-22, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 21, 1998; Ratified by the President January 20, 1999; Ratified by Israel March 18, 1999; Ratifications exchanged at Washington May 25, 1999; Entered into force May 25, 1999.


-12926 Antigua and Barbuda - Agreement Relating to the Employment of Dependents of Official Government Employees

Employment

Effected by exchange of notes at Bridgetown and St. John’s December 23, 1997 and January 27, 1998; Entered into force January 27, 1998.


-12927 Multilateral - Agreement Concerning Cooperation on the International Space Station. With Implementing Arrangement.

Space Station

Agreement signed at Washington January 29, 1998; Entered into force March 27, 2001. With annex and Arrangement signed at Washington January 29, 1998; Entered into force January 29, 1998.


-12928 Czech Republic - Treaty on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters

Mutual Legal Assistance

Treaty signed at Washington February 4, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate April 14, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-47, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations October 14, 1998 (Senate Executive Report No. 105-22, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 21, 1998; Ratified by the President January 20, 1999; Ratified by the Czech Republic December 22, 1999; Ratifications exchanged at Prague March 6, 2000; Entered into force May 7, 2000.


-12929 Sweden - Agreement for the Promotion of Aviation Safety

Aviation: Safety

Agreement signed at Stockholm February 9, 1998; Entered into force February 9, 1998.


-12930 Israel - Acquisition and Cross-Servicing Agreement

Defense: Acquisition and Cross-Servicing

Agreement signed at Washington and Stuttgart February 9 and 10, 1998; Entered into force February 10, 1998. With annexes.


-12931 Philippines - Agreement Regarding the Treatment of US Armed Forces Visiting the Philippines; Agreement Regarding the Treatment of Philippines Personnel Visiting the US

Defense: Status of Forces

Agreement signed at Manila February 10, 1998; Entered into force June 1, 1999. And Agreement signed at Manila October 9, 1998; Entered into force June 1, 1999.


-12932 Guinea-Bissau - Agreement Relating to the Employment of Dependents of Official Government Employees

Employment

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Bissau July 23, 1997 and February 16, 1998; Entered into force February 16, 1998.


-12933 Uzbekistan - Air Transport Agreement

Aviation: Transport Services

Agreement signed at Washington February 27, 1998; Entered into force February 27, 1998. With annexes.


-12934 Multilateral - Agreement for the High Speed Anti-Radiation Missile (HARM) AGM-88 Upgrade

Defense: Missiles

Agreement signed at Washington, Bonn and Rome October 14, 1997, February 5 and March 7, 1998; Entered into force March 7, 1998. With annexes.


-12935 Ghana - Agreement for Cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program

Environmental Cooperation: GLOBE Program

Agreement signed at Accra March 20, 1998; Entered into force March 20, 1998. With appendices.


-12936 Vietnam - Agreement Regarding the Operations of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation in Vietnam

Investment Guaranties

Agreement signed at Washington and Hanoi March 19 and 26, 1998; Entered into force March 26, 1998.


-12937 Germany - Arrangement Relating to the Status of Troop Care Enterprises and their Employees under Article 72, Paragraph 4 of the Supplementary Agreement of August 3, 1959 to the NATO Status of Forces Agreement

Defense: NATO Status of Forces Agreement: Application of Article 72 of Supplementary Agreement

Arrangement effected by exchange of notes at Bonn March 27, 1998; Entered into force March 27, 1998.


-12938 Germany - Arrangement Regarding the Application of Article 73 of the Supplementary Agreement of August 3, 1959 to the NATO Status of Forces Agreement

Defense: NATO Status of Forces Agreement: Application of Article 73 of Supplementary Agreement

Arrangement effected by exchange of notes at Bonn March 27, 1998; Entered into force March 27, 1998.


-12939 Madagascar - Investment Incentive Agreement

Investment Guaranties

Agreement signed at Washington March 31, 1998; Entered into force February 7, 2000.


-12940 Estonia - Treaty on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters

Mutual Legal Assistance

Treaty signed at Washington April 2, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate June 19, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-52, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations October 14, 1998 (Senate Executive Report No. 105-22, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 21, 1998; Ratified by the President January 20, 1999; Ratified by Estonia September 10, 1998; Ratifications exchanged October 20, 2000; Entered into force October 20, 2000.


-12941 Venezuela - Treaty on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters

Mutual Legal Assistance

Treaty signed at Caracas October 12, 1997; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate March 27, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-38, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations October 14, 1998 (Senate Executive Report No. 105-22, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 21, 1998; Ratified by the President January 20, 1999; Entered into force March 1, 2004.


-12942 Chile - Agreement for Cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program

Environmental Cooperation: GLOBE Program

Agreement signed at Santiago April 16, 1998; Entered into force April 16, 1998. With appendices.


-12943 Bolivia - Treaty Concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment

Investment

Treaty signed at Santiago April 17, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate May 23, 2000 (Treaty Doc. 106-26, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations September 27, 2000 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-23, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 18, 2000; Ratified by the President February 7, 2001; Ratifications exchanged at La Paz May 7, 2001; Entered into force June 6, 2001.


-12944 Latvia - Agreement Regarding Mutual Assistance Between Their Customs Administrations

Customs

Agreement signed at Washington April 17, 1998; Entered into force July 23, 1999.


-12945 Japan - Agreement Relating to and Amending the Civil Air Transport Agreement of August 11, 1952, as Amended

Aviation: Transport Services

Agreement effected by exchange of notes signed at Washington April 20, 1998; Entered into force April 20, 1998. With memorandum of understanding.


-12946 Switzerland - Agreement for Cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program

Environmental Cooperation: GLOBE Program

Agreement signed at Berne April 22, 1998; Entered into force April 22, 1998. With appendices.


-12947 Senegal - Agreement Relating to Employment of Dependents of Staff Members of Diplomatic and Consular Missions

Employment

Agreement signed at Dakar April 28, 1998; Entered into force April 28, 1998.


-12948 Egypt - Treaty on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters

Mutual Legal Assistance

Treaty signed at Cairo May 3, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate February 2, 2000 (Treaty Doc. 106-19, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations September 27, 2000 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-24, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 18, 2000; Ratified by the President January 5, 2001; Ratifications exchanged at Washington November 29, 2001; Entered into force November 29, 2001.


-12949 Spain - Agreement for Cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program

Environmental Cooperation: GLOBE Program

Agreement signed at Madrid May 5, 1998; Entered into force May 5, 1998. With appendices.


-12950 Ukraine - Agreement for Cooperation Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

Atomic Energy: Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

Agreement signed at Kiev May 6, 1998; Entered into force May 28, 1999. With annex and agreed minute.


-12951 Slovenia - Agreement Relating to Employment of Dependents of Official Government Employees

Employment

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Ljubljana April 30 and May 8, 1998; Entered into force June 10, 1998.


-12952 Guinea - Agreement for Cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program

Environmental Cooperation: GLOBE Program

Agreement signed at Conakry May 14, 1998; Entered into force May 14, 1998. With appendices.


-12953 Multilateral - Amendments to Articles 24 and 25 of the Constitution of the World Health Organization, as Amended

Constitution of the World Health Organization

Adopted by the Fifty-First World Health Assembly at Geneva May 16, 1998; Entered into force September 15, 2005.


-12954 Bangladesh - Investment Incentive Agreement

Investment Guaranties

Agreement signed at Washington May 19, 1998; Entered into force May 19, 1998.


-12955 South Africa - Agreement Concerning Mutual Cooperation in the Area of Air Navigation and Air Traffic Control

Aviation

Memorandum of cooperation signed at Washington and Pretoria May 15 and 20, 1998; Entered into force May 20, 1998.


-12956 Multilateral - Agreement on the International Dolphin Conservation Program

Fisheries: Dolphin Conservation Program

Agreement signed at Washington May 21, 1998; Entered into force February 15, 1999. With annexes.


-12957 Russian Federation - Agreement Amending the Agreement of May 25, 1972, on the Prevention of Incidents On and Over the High Seas

Maritime Matters: Incidents

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Moscow October 12, 1997 and May 28, 1998; Entered into force May 28, 1998.


-12958 European Communities - Agreement on the Application of Positive Comity Principles in the Enforcement of their Competition Laws

Trade and Commerce: Competition Laws

Agreement signed at Brussels and Washington June 3 and 4, 1998; Entered into force June 4, 1998.


-12959 Australia - Agreement Extending the Agreement of December 9, 1966, Relating to the Establishment of a Joint Defense Facility at Pine Gap

Defense: Joint Defense Facility at Pine Gap

Agreement effected by exchange of notes signed at Canberra June 4, 1998; Entered into force August 18, 2000.


-12960 Argentina - Agreement Concerning the Provision of Satellite Facilities and the Transmission and Reception of Signals to and from Satellites and for the Provision of Satellites Services to Users in the US and Argentina

Telecommunication: Satellite Services

Agreement signed at Washington June 5, 1998; Entered into force June 5, 1998. With protocol.


-12961 South Korea - Air Transport Agreement

Aviation: Transport Services

Agreement signed at Washington June 9, 1998; Entered into force June 9, 1998. With annexes.


-12962 South Korea - Treaty on Extradition

Extradition

Treaty signed at Washington June 9, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate March 2, 1999 (Treaty Doc. 106-2, 106th Congress, 1st Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations November 3, 1999 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-13, 106th Congress, 1st Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate November 5, 1999; Ratified by the President December 9, 1999; Ratified by South Korea November 25, 1999; Ratifications exchanged at Seoul December 20, 1999; Entered into force December 20, 1999.


-12963 Equatorial Guinea - Investment Incentive Agreement

Investment Guaranties

Agreement signed at Washington June 11, 1998; Entered into force June 11, 1998.


-12964 Ireland - Protocol Amending the Consular Convention of May 1, 1950, as Amended

Consuls

Signed at Washington June 16, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate September 5, 2000 (Treaty Doc. 106-43, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations September 27, 2000 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-20, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 18, 2000; Ratified by the President December 23, 2000; Entered into force March 27, 2002.


-12965 France - Air Transport Agreement

Aviation: Transport Services

Agreement signed at Washington June 18, 1998; Entered into force June 18, 1998. With annexes. First amending agreement signed at Washington October 10, 2000; Entered into force October 10, 2000. Second amending agreement signed at Washington January 22, 2002; Entered into force January 22, 2002.


-12966 Multilateral - Protocol to the 1979 Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution on Heavy Metals

Pollution: Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution on Heavy Metals

Protocol done at Aarhus June 24, 1998; Entered into force December 29, 2003. With annexes.


-12967 Multilateral - Agreement Concerning the Establishing of Global Technical Regulations for Wheeled Vehicles, Equipment and Parts which Can be Fitted and/or be Used on Wheeled Vehicles

Automotive Traffic: Global Technical Regulations

Agreement done at Geneva June 25, 1998; Entered into force August 25, 2000.


-12968 China - Agreement on Cooperation Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

Atomic Energy: Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy

Agreement signed at Beijing June 29, 1998; Entered into force June 29, 1998. With annex.


-12969 China - Agreement Concerning the United States Volunteer Program in China

Peace Corps

Agreement signed at Beijing June 29, 1998; Entered into force June 29, 1998.


-12970 Haiti - Investment Incentive Agreement

Investment Guaranties

Agreement signed at Port-au-Prince June 29, 1998; Entered into force June 29, 1998.


-12971 United Kingdom - Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Cooperation in the Development, Production and Follow On Support of an Armored Scout and Reconaissance Vehicle (ASRV) System

Defense: Cooperation

Memorandum of understanding signed at Washington and Bristol February 26 and July 7, 1998; Entered into force July 7, 1998. With annexes.


-12972 Mozambique - Agreement Relating to the Employment of Dependents of Official Government Employees

Employment

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Washington June 29, and July 14, 1998; Entered into force July 14, 1998.


-12973 Netherlands - Agreement Relating to Air Transport Between the Netherlands Antilles and the United States

Aviation: Transport Services

Agreement signed at Washington July 14, 1998; Entered into force February 16, 1999. With annexes. And amending agreement. Effected by exchange of notes at Washington July 27 and November 27, 2007; Entered into force April 28, 2008.


-12974 Romania - Air Transport Agreement

Aviation: Transport Services

Agreement signed at Washington July 15, 1998; Entered into force August 19, 1999. With annexes.


-12975 Romania - Agreement on Cooperation in Science and Technology

Scientific Cooperation

Agreement signed at Washington July 15, 1998; Entered into force April 5, 2000. With annexes.


-12976 Romania - Agreement Regarding Mutual Assistance Between Their Customs Administrations

Customs

Agreement signed at Washington July 16, 1998; Entered into force June 1, 1999.


-12977 Luxembourg - Agreement Amending the Air Transport Agreement of August 19, 1986, as Amended

Aviation: Transport Services

Agreement effected by exchange of notes signed at Washington July 13 and 21, 1998; Entered into force June 12, 2003. With annexes.


-12978 Ukraine - Treaty on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters

Mutual Legal Assistance

Treaty signed at Kiev July 22, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate November 10, 1999 (Treaty Doc. 106-16, 106th Congress, 1st Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations September 27, 2000 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-24, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 18, 2000; Ratified by the President January 5, 2001; Ratified by Ukraine February 10, 2000; Ratifications exchanged February 27, 2001; Entered into force February 27, 2001. With annex.


-12979 Bulgaria - Agreement Concerning Economic, Technical and Related Assistance

Economic and Technical Cooperation

Agreement signed at Sofia July 27, 1998; Entered into force February 1, 1999.


-12980 South Korea - Investment Incentive Agreement

Investment Guaranties

Agreement signed at Washington July 30, 1998; Entered into force July 30, 1998.


-12981 Sri Lanka - Agreement Amending the Agreement of August 29, 1964, for Financing Certain Education Exchange Programs

Education

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Colombo June 23 and August 13, 1998; Entered into force August 13, 1998.


-12982 Russian Federation - Agreement for Promotion of Aviation Safety

Aviation: Safety

Agreement signed at Moscow September 2, 1998; Entered into force September 2, 1998.


-12983 Russian Federation - Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation in the Field of Civil Aircraft/Incident Investigation and Prevention

Aviation: Accident Investigation

Memorandum of understanding signed at Moscow September 2, 1998; Entered into force September 2, 1998.


-12984 Bulgaria - Agreement for Cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program

Environmental Cooperation: GLOBE Program

Agreement signed at Sofia September 8, 1998; Entered into force September 8, 1998. With appendices.


-12985 Sao Tome and Principe - Investment Incentive Agreement

Investment Guaranties

Agreement signed at Washington September 10, 1998; Entered into force September 10, 1998.


-12986 Japan - Agreement Amending the Agreement of December 12, 1986 on Maritime Search and Rescue

Maritime Matters: Search and Rescue

Agreement effected by exchange of notes signed at Washington September 30, 1998; Entered into force September 30, 1998.


-12987 Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization - Tax Riembursement Agreement

Taxation: Reimbursement

Agreement signed at Washington October 21, 1998; Entered into force October 21, 1998. With annex.


-12988 Philippines - Agreement Relating to Investments Supported by the Overseas Private Investment Corporation

Investment Guaranties

Agreement signed at Manila October 22, 1998; Entered into force February 15, 2000.


-12989 Colombia - Agreement for Cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program

Environmental Cooperation: GLOBE Program

Agreement signed at Washington October 28, 1998; Entered into force October 28, 1998. With appendices.


-12990 Colombia - Supplemental Memorandum Through Which Mechanisms are Established for Implementing the July 24, 1990 Memorandum of Understanding Concerning the Transfer of Forfeited Assets

Narcotic Drugs

Supplemental memorandum signed at Washington October 28, 1998; Entered into force October 28, 1998.


-12991 Multilateral - Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Trilateral Technology Research and Development Projects

Defense: Research and Development

Memorandum of understanding signed November 3, 1998; Entered into force November 3, 1998. With annex.


-12992 Denmark - Agreement for Promotion of Aviation Safety

Aviation: Safety

Agreement signed at Copenhagen November 6, 1998; Entered into force November 6, 1998.


-12993 Cameroon - Agreement for Cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program

Environmental Cooperation: GLOBE Program

Agreement signed at Yaoundé November 6, 1998; Entered into force November 6, 1998. With appendices.


-12994 Solomon Islands - Agreement Concerning the Program of the Peace Corps in the Solomon Islands

Peace Corps

Agreement signed at Honiara November 6, 1998; Entered into force November 6, 1998.


-12995 Paraguay - Treaty of Extradition

Extradition

Treaty signed at Washington November 9, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate July 13, 1999 (Treaty Doc. 106-4, 106th Congress, 1st Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations September 27, 2000 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-26, 106th Congress, 2nd Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 18, 2000; Ratified by the President December 23, 2000; Ratified by Paraguay February 28, 2001; Ratifications exchanged at Asuncion March 9, 2001; Entered into force March 9, 2001.


-12996 Ethiopia - Agreement to Exempt from Income Tax, on a Reciprocal Basis, Income Derived from the International Operation of Aircraft and Ships

Taxation: Shipping and Aircraft

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Addis Ababa October 30 and November 12, 1998; Entered into force November 12, 1998; Effective January 1, 1998.


-12997 Israel - Memorandum of Agreement Concerning Ballistic Missile Threats

Peacekeeping

Memorandum of Agreement signed at Jerusalem and Washington October 31 and November 12, 1998; Entered into force November 12, 1998.


-12998 European Organization for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites - Agreement on an Initial Joint Polar-Orbiting Operational Satellite System

Satellites

Agreement signed at Washington November 19, 1998; Entered into force November 19, 1998. With Annex.


-12999 South Africa - Agreement Concerning Security Measures for the Protection of Classified Military Information

Defense: Security of Military Information

Agreement signed at Pretoria November 20, 1998; Entered into force November 20, 1998.


-13000 Cyprus - Agreement for Cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program

Environmental Cooperation: GLOBE Program

Agreement signed at Nicosia November 24, 1998; Entered into force November 24, 1998. With appendices.


-13001 Uganda - Agreement for Cooperation in the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program

Environmental Cooperation: GLOBE Program

Agreement signed at Kampala November 26, 1998; Entered into force November 26, 1998. With appendices.


-13002 Benin - Investment Incentive Agreement

Investment Guaranties

Agreement signed at Washington November 30, 1998; Entered into force November 30, 1998.


-13003 Hungary - Agreement Regarding the Status of the American International School of Budapest

Education

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Budapest November 30, 1998; Entered into force November 30, 1998.


-13004 Japan - Agreement Concerning Cooperation on the Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer-E (AMSR-E) Program

Space Cooperation

Agreement effected by exchange of notes signed at Washington November 30, 1998; Entered into force November 30, 1998.


-13005 Costa Rica - Agreement Concerning Cooperation to Suppress Illicit Traffic

Narcotic Drugs

Agreement signed at San Jose December 1, 1998; Entered into force November 19, 1999. And amending protocol signed at San Jose July 2, 1999; Entered into force November 19, 1999.


-13006 Mozambique - Treaty Concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment

Investment

Treaty signed at Washington December 1, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate May 23, 2000 (Treaty Doc. 106-31, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations September 27, 2000 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-23, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 18, 2000; Ratified by the President February 7, 2001; Ratified by Mozambique December 27, 2004; Ratifications exchanged at Maputo February 1, 2005; Entered into force March 3, 2005.


-13007 Benin - Agreement Relating to the Employment of Dependents of Official Government Employees

Employment

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Washington September 22, and December 3, 1998; Entered into force December 3, 1998.


-13008 Kenya - Investment Incentive Agreement

Investment Guaranties

Agreement signed at Nairobi December 3, 1998; Entered into force December 3, 1998.


-13009 Mexico - Memorandum of Understanding Concerning the Use of Radio Frequencies, Coordination and Cooperation for Emergency Purposes

Telecommunications

Memorandum of understanding signed at Washington and Mexico City December 9, 1998; Entered into force December 9, 1998. With annexes.


-13010 France - Treaty on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters

Mutual Legal Assistance

Treaty signed at Paris December 10, 1998;Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate January 31, 2000 (Treaty Doc. 106-17, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations September 27, 2000 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-24, 106th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 18, 2000; Ratified by the President January 13, 2001; Ratified by France June 5, 2001; Entered into force December 1, 2001.


-13011 Macedonia - Agreement Concerning the Reciprocal Employment of Dependents of Official Government Employees

Employment

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Washington December 10, 1998; Entered into force December 10, 1998. With annex.


-13012 Germany - Protocol Amending the Convention of December 3, 1980 for the Avoidance of Double Taxation with Respect to Taxes on Estates, Inheritances, and Gifts

Double Taxation: Taxes on Estates, Inheritances, and Gifts

Protocol signed at Washington December 14, 1998; Transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate September 21, 1999 (Treaty Doc. 106-13, 106th Congress, 1st Session); Reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations November 3, 1999 (Senate Executive Report No. 106-10, 106th Congress, 1st Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate November 5, 1999; Ratified by the President December 28, 1999; Ratified by Germany November 17, 2000; Ratifications exchanged at Berlin December 14, 2000; Entered into force December 14, 2000.


-13013 Slovak Republic - Acquisition and Cross-Servicing Agreement

Defense: Acquisition and Cross-Servicing

Agreement signed at Bratislava December 15, 1998; Entered into force December 15, 1998. With annex.


-13014 Mexico - Protocol Concerning the Transmission and Reception of Signals from Satellites for the Provision of Mobile-Satellite Services and Associated Feeder Links in the US and Mexico

Satellites

Protocol signed at Mexico City December 21, 1998; Entered into force December 21, 1998. With appendix.


-13015 Vietnam - Agreement on the Establishment of Copyright Relations

Copyright

Agreement signed at Hanoi June 27, 1997; Entered into force December 23, 1998. And amending agreement. Effected by exchange of notes at Washington December 23, 1998; Entered into force December 23, 1998.


-13016 Suriname - Agreement Concerning Cooperation in Maritime Law Enforcement

Narcotic Drugs

Agreement signed at Paramaribo December 31, 1998; Entered into force August 26, 1999.


-98-1204 Multilateral - Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty on the Accession of the Czech Republic
[339 Kb]

North Atlantic Treaty: Accession of the Czech Republic

Protocol signed at Brussels December 16, 1997; transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate February 11, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-36, 105th Congress, 2d Session); reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations March 3, 1998 (Senate Executive Report No. 105-14, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate April 30, 1998; ratified by the President May 21, 1998; Ratification of the United States of America deposited August 20, 1998; entered into force December 4, 1998.


-98-1204.1 Multilateral - Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty on the Accession of the Republic of Hungary
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North Atlantic Treaty: Accession of Hungary

Protocol signed at Brussels December 16, 1997; transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate February 11, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-36, 105th Congress, 2d Session); reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations March 3, 1998 (Senate Executive Report No. 105-14, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate April 30, 1998; ratified by the President May 21, 1998; Ratification of the United States of America deposited August 20, 1998; entered into force December 4, 1998.


-98-1204.2 Multilateral - Protocol to the North Atlantic Treaty on the Accession of the Republic of Poland
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North Atlantic Treaty: Accession of Poland

Protocol signed at Brussels December 16, 1997; transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate February 11, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 105-36, 105th Congress, 2d Session); reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations March 3, 1998 (Senate Executive Report No. 105-14, 105th Congress, 2d Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate April 30, 1998; ratified by the President May 21, 1998; Ratification of the United States of America deposited August 20, 1998; entered into force December 4, 1998.


-98-121 Hong Kong - Agreement for the Surrender of Fugitive Offenders
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Extradition: Surrender of Fugitive Offenders

Agreement signed at Hong Kong December 20, 1996; transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate March 3, 1997 (Treaty Doc. 105-3,105th Congress, 1st Session); reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations July 30, 1997 (Senate Executive Report No. 105-2, 105th Congress, 1st Session); Advice and consent to ratification by the Senate October 23, 1997; ratified by the President November 26, 1997; Exchange of diplomatic notes at Hong Kong December 22, 1997; entered into force January 21, 1998.


-98-1210 Germany - Memorandum of Understanding for International Cooperation on the GRACE Mission
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Space Cooperation: Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE) Mission

Memorandum of understanding signed November 13 and December 10, 1998; entered into force December 10, 1998. And agreement amending and extending the memorandum of understanding. Signed February 26 and 27 and March 16, 2009; entered into force March 16, 2009. And agreements extending the memorandum of understanding, as amended and extended. Signed December 16, 17, and 18, 2009; entered into force December 18, 2009. Signed June 10, 2010; entered into force June 10, 2010.


-98-1228 Panama - Air Transport Agreement
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Civil Aviation: Transport Services

Agreement signed at Panama May 8, 1997; entered into force December 28, 1998. With annexes. And agreement amending the agreement. Effected by exchange of notes at Panama May 27 and June 29, 1998; entered into force June 29, 1998. And agreement amending the agreement, as amended. Effected by exchange of notes at Panama August 7 and September 27, 2006; entered into force September 27, 2006.


-98-219 Greece - Agreement Extending the Mutual Defense Cooperation Agreement of July 8, 1990
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Defense

Extension effected by exchange of notes at Athens January 19 and February 19, 1998; entered into force February 19, 1998; effected by exchange of notes at Athens May 4 and 5, 1999; entered into force May 5, 1999; effected by exchange of notes at Athens April 20 and May 5, 2000; entered into force May 5, 2000; effected by exchange of notes at Athens March 13 and April 27, 2001; entered into force April 27, 2001; effected by exchange of notes at Athens April 11 and 29, 2002; entered into force April 29, 2002; effected by exchange of notes at Athens April 11 and May 5, 2003; entered into force May 5, 2003.


-98-310 Jamaica - Agreement Concerning Cooperation in Suppressing Illicit Maritime Drug Trafficking
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Narcotic Drugs: Suppression

Agreement signed at Kingston May 6, 1997; entered into force March 10, 1998. And protocol amending the agreement. Signed at Kingston February 6, 2004; entered into force February 6, 2004.


-98-514 Netherlands - Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Technology Research and Development Projects
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Defense: Research and Development

Memorandum of understanding signed at Washington May 14, 1998; entered into force May 14, 1998. With annex. And agreement amending the memorandum of understanding. Signed at The Hague and Washington August 21 and September 26, 2007; entered into force September 26, 2007.


-98-620 Japan - Protocol Extending the Agreement of June 20, 1988, as Extended, on Cooperation in Research and Development in Science and Technology
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Scientific Cooperation

Protocols signed at Washington June 16, 1998; entered into force June 20, 1998; signed at Washington March 19, 1999; entered into force March 20, 1999; signed at Washington May 19, 1999; entered into force May 20, 1999; signed at Washington July 19, 2004; entered into force July 20, 2004. And protocol amending and extending the agreement, signed at Washington July 16, 1999; entered into force July 20, 1999.


-98-722 Ukraine - Agreement Extending the Agreement of October 25, 1993 Concerning Operational Safety Enhancements, Risk Reduction Measures, and Nuclear Safety Regulation for Civilian Nuclear Facilities in Ukraine
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Atomic Energy: Safety

Agreements effected by exchange of notes at Kiev July 22, 1998; entered into force July 22, 1998. Effected by exchange of notes at Kiev February 6, May 6 and 8, 2009; entered into force May 7, 2009. And agreement amending and extending the agreement of October 25, 1993. Effected by exchange of notes at Kiev April 5 and 23, 2004; entered into force April 23, 2004.


-98-812 Canada - Agreement Amending Annex IV to the Treaty Concerning Pacific Salmon of January 28, 1985, as Amended
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Fisheries: Pacific Salmon

Agreement effected by exchange of notes at Washington July 24 and August 12, 1998; entered into force August 12, 1998. With attachment.


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