According to the treaty, a commission was to be formed to investigate the conditions of the halibut fishery. Everyone
Supply-Marina and Fisheries
will realize that it takes some time to make the necessary investigation in a matter of that kind. Under article 3 of the treaty the commission is to conduct investigations, make a report and afterwards suggest regulations to be adopted with a view of building up the industry and ensuring to the two countries the advantages which they should derive from such an important industry.
Subtopic: MARINE AND FISHERIES