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Consular jurisdiction over persons on board ships in the waters of China

United States. Consulate General (Shanghai, China)

Consular jurisdiction over persons on board ships in the waters of China

by United States. Consulate General (Shanghai, China)

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Jurisdiction over ships at sea.,
    • Persons (International law),
    • Territorial waters -- China.

    • Edition Notes

      Correspondence of George F. Seward, Consular General of the U.S. in Shanghai.

      Statement[Geo. F. Seward].
      SeriesCircular letter to U.S. consuls in China ;, no. 7
      ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsYA 22243
      The Physical Object
      Pagination6 p. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL603728M
      LC Control Number96198063

      The terms international waters or trans-boundary waters apply where any of the following types of bodies of water (or their drainage basins) transcend international boundaries: oceans, large marine ecosystems, enclosed or semi-enclosed regional seas and estuaries, rivers, lakes, groundwater systems (), and wetlands. “International waters” is not a defined term in international law. Embassy and Consulates General of the People's Republic of China(02/01/07) or territory of the United States in which you reside and our website will automatically direct you to the Chinese Consular post that holds jurisdiction over your area of residence.

      Written by Steven Wise, Partner, Smyth & Co in association with RPC. The exercise of the court’s admiralty (in rem) jurisdiction over a ship in Hong Kong waters is set out in section 12B of the High Court Ordinance (Cap. 4) (the "Ordinance”). That jurisdiction and section are not always easily understood without a careful read and some experience.   Rebel City: Hong Kong’s Year of Water and Fire is a new book of essays that chronicles the political confrontation that has gripped the city since June Edited by the South China .

      the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the People's Republic of China on Consular Relations of Septem (hereinafter the "China­ U.S. Consular Treaty") as well as the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations where that agreement addresses an issue on which the China-U.S. Consular Treaty is silent. Seafarers on board ships of Chinese nationality who are required to possess certificates of competency shall hold the appropriate certificates of competency issued by the People's Republic of China. Article 8 The Harbour Superintendency Administration of the People's Republic of China is the competent authority in charge of registration of ships.


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Embassy and Consulates General of the People's Republic of China The people's Republic of China currently maintains one Embassy in Washington D.C., but also maintains 5 consulates-general in the following U.S.

cities: New York, NY; Chicago, IL; San Francisco, CA; Los Angeles, CA; Houston, TX. British ships, and all persons and property on board, within nautical miles ( km) of the coast Hong Kong Supreme Court building, In China, the Court deferred to the Hong Kong Supreme Court in several respects, relinquishing jurisdiction over cases involving British subjects where the matter in question occurred:Authorized by: British extraterritorial jurisdiction.

In the territorial waters of the United States, ships can be subject to the jurisdiction of individual U.S. states, too. Under federal law: "The seaward boundary of each original coastal State is approved and confirmed as a line three geographical miles distant from its coast line or, in the case of the Great Lakes, to the international boundary.".

Consular Jurisdiction of the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Nigeria: ABUJA, KWARA, OYO, NIGER, KADUNA, PLATEAU, BAUCHI, GOMBE, ADAMAWA, BORNO, YOBE.

Operation Frequent Wind was the final phase in the evacuation of American civilians and "at-risk" Vietnamese from Saigon, South Vietnam prior to the takeover of the city by the North Vietnamese People's Army of Vietnam (PAVN) in the Fall of was carried out on 29–30 Aprilduring the last days of the Vietnam than 7, people were evacuated by helicopter from various.

The coastal State should not stop or divert a foreign ship passing through the territorial sea for the purpose of exercising civil jurisdiction in relation to a person on board the ship. If you reside outside the United States, you may be able to file at the U.S.

embassy or consulate having jurisdiction over the area where you live. Please contact the U.S. Embassy or Consulate having jurisdiction over the area where you live for more information.

Please see the Form I webpage for the most current filing instructions. The Supreme People's Court (SPC) on Tuesday issued a regulation of judicial interpretation to clarify China's jurisdiction over its territorial seas.

Lagoni, ‘Internal Waters, Seagoing Vessels in’ in Bernhardt (ed.), EPIL (), vol. 11, ; Churchill/Lowe, The Law of the Sea (), 41; in the Fisheries case the ICJ pointed out: “the delimitation of sea areas has always an international aspect; it cannot be dependent merely upon the will of the coastal State as expressed in its municipal laws.

the validity of the. The jurisdiction given to domestic tribunals of the United States over offenses committed on the high seas in the district where the offender may be found or into which he may be first brought is not exclusive of the jurisdiction of a consular tribunal in Japan, China, etc., to try for a similar offense committed in a port of the country in.

1. The Government of the People’s Republic of China agrees to the mainte­ nance by the Government of the United States of America of its Consulate Gen­ eral in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, the consular district of which shall be the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

In case of any visa policy and application process changes by China Embassy, please visit or contact China Embassy for most updated information. The people’s Republic of China currently maintains one Embassy in Washington D.C., but also maintains 5 consulates-general in the following U.S.

cities: New York, NY; Chicago, IL; San Francisco, CA. By arrangement with the competent authorities of the appropriate Chinese local people's government, the consular post may send its members to receive the consular bag from the captain of the aircraft or of the ship or deliver it to him.

Article 12 The person of a consular officer shall be inviolable. concluded or acceded to by the People's Republic of China and over which the People's Republic of China exercises criminal jurisdiction within the scope of obligations, prescribed in these treaties, it agrees to perform.

Article 10 Any person who commits a crime outside the territory and territorial waters and space of the People's Republic of. Abstract. From a historical point of view, the consular authority may be traced back to certain functionaries of the ancient Greek city-states, known as prostates and officials exercised jurisdiction and applied a special body of law to foreigners residing for the purpose of trade within their territory, but, different from the modern consul, exercised authority derived from the.

The six Indians infected with SARS-CoV-2 on board the quarantined cruise ship off the Japanese coast were responding well to the treatment, the Indian embassy said on. 2 Vienna Convention on Consular Relations Done at Vienna on 24 April The States Parties to the present Convention, Recalling that consular relations have been established between peoples since ancient times, Having in mind the Purposes and Principles of the Charter of the United Nations concerning the sovereign equality of States, the maintenance of international peace and security, and.

Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the Federal Republic of Nigeria: Economic & Commercial Office,Consulate General of in Lagos. Office of the Leading Group for Western Region Development of the State Council. Home > ABOUT US > Consulate jurisdiction: CONSULAR JURISDICTION.

Article Criminal jurisdiction on board a foreign ship. 30 Article Civil jurisdiction in relation to foreign ships. 30 SUBSECTION C. RULES APPLICABLE TO WARSHIPS AND OTHER. See Tang, Maritime Jurisdiction of the People Republic of China: Legal Framework, Recent Developments, and Future Prospects, 25 J.

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Since the Jarbitral tribunal ruling in.In addition, certain actions shall be under the exclusive jurisdiction of a particular Chinese People’s Court. In accordance with Article 34 of the CPL, if: (1) a lawsuit involves a dispute over real estate, the people’s court of the place where the real estate is located shall have jurisdiction; (2) a lawsuit involves a dispute over.

China's state-run Xinhua news agency said the Japanese boat's action injured at least one of the 20 people on board. A Coast Guard spokesman said it acted after asking the boats to leave Japanese territorial waters.

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