The Agreement consists of 18 articles which establish principles or prescribe rules regarding (inter alia): Conditions for the access of Lithuanian vessels (art. III); criteria for the determination of the portion of fish surplus to be allocated (art. IV); Lithuania shall cooperate and assist the U.S.in development of fishing industry and fishery exports (art. V); application for licences (art. VII); Protection of marine mammals (art. VIII); additional measures to be taken by Lithuania (art. IX-X); Research (art. XII). The criteria referred to in article IV do also apply to other countries.
Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Lithuania