NEEP602 Course Notes (Fall 1997)
Resources from Space

Lecture #38 First, we kill all the lawyers!

Title: Legal Regimes for Space Enterprises - Background (largely based on Bilder, et al., 1989)

Major Approaches to Implementation of a Lunar Enterprise

Relevant Law and Precedents


(see Bilder, et al., 1989)


Bilder, et. al., 1989, Legal Regimes for the Mining of Helium-3 from the Moon, WCSAR-TR-AR3-8901-1

Congressional Research Service (CRS), 1995, Antarctica: Environmental Protection, Research, and Conservation of Resources, Issue Brief, 4/5/95.

Kiss, A, 1994, The Moon and Antarctica: Implications of and Experiences with International Law, in International Lunar Workshop, ESA SP-1170, p83-90.

U.S. Senate, 1994, Message from the President of the United States, Treaty Document 103-39.

Vicuna, F.O., 1994, The Protocol On Environmental Protection To The Antarctic Treaty: Questions Of Effectiveness, Georgetown International Environmental Law Review, 7, p1-13.

Proceedings of the Colloquia on The Law of Outer Space, International Institute of Space Lae of the International Astronautical Federation, Published by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

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