Maritime Proclamation (No. 137 of 1953).
Type of law
A Proclamation relative to the jurisdiction of Ethiopia and control over the territorial waters, maritime domain and defence areas. The Ministry of Defence shall have general and exclusive supervision over the areas mentioned. The Ministry shall also be charged with the direction of the Coast Guard. "Territorial waters" and "maritime domain" are defined in mercantile marine provisions attached.
Date of text
Publication of the Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea (DOALOS), Office of Legal Affairs, United Nations, New York.