Date: Thursday, September 29, 2005 Time: 09:30 AM Location: 419 Dirksen Senate Office Building Presiding: Senator Richard Lugar


Panel 1 Treaties

  1. • Protocol of 1997 To Amend the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as Modified by the Protocol of 1978 thereto (Treaty Doc. 108-7)
  2. • Agreement between the United States of America and the Government of Canada on Pacific Hake/Whiting (Treaty Doc. 108-24)
  3. • Convention on the Conservation and Management ofHighly Migratory Fish Stocks in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean (Treaty Doc. 109-1)
  4. • Convention for the Strengthening of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission Established by the 1949 Convention between the United States of America and the Republic of Costa Rica (Treaty Doc. 109-2)

Panel 2 Treaties

  1. • Convention on Supplementary Compensation forNuclear Damage (Treaty Doc. 107-21)

Member Statements

  1. Senator Richard Lugar (Republican - IN)


Panel I

  1. The Honorable David A. Balton
    Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental Scientific Affairs
    Department of State
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Warren M. Stern
    Senior Coordinator for Nuclear Safety
    Department of State
    Washington , DC
  2. James Bennett McRae
    Assistant General Counsel, Civilian Nuclear Programs
    Department of Energy
    Washington , DC