JOINT COMPLIANCE AND INSPECTION COMMISSION
AGREEMENT NUMBER 10

PROVISION AND INSTALLATION OF EQUIPMENT NECESSARY FOR
PLAYBACK OF TELEMETRIC INFORMATION THAT IS CONTAINED ON TAPES

The Governments of the Parties to the Treaty Between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms of July 31, 1991, hereinafter referred to as the Treaty,

Acting in accordance with the Treaty,

Pursuant to paragraph 4 of the agreement between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics concluded on November 26, 1991, through the exchange of letters between their representatives to the Joint Compliance and Inspection Commission,

Pursuant to paragraph 3 of Section VI of the Protocol on Notifications Relating to the Treaty,

Pursuant to subparagraph 4(c) of Section I of the Protocol on Telemetric Information Relating to the Treaty, hereinafter referred to as the Telemetry Protocol,

To aid in the preparation for the analysis of telemetric information that is contained on tapes to be exchanged after entry into force of the Treaty,

In the interests of promoting mutual understanding of the Parties' telemetry recording practices,

Have agreed as follows:

Article One

1. Paragraph 3 of Section I of Annex 1 to the Telemetry Protocol shall be superseded by the following provision:

"The United States of America shall, in response to the request by the Russian Federation of September 25, 1992, and pursuant to subparagraph 4(c) of Section I of this Protocol, provide to the Russian Federation the equipment necessary for playback of telemetric information that was demonstrated on August 17, 1992, in Washington, D.C., pursuant to subparagraph 4(b) of Section I of this Protocol. The quantity, description, make, and model number of that equipment are listed in paragraph 4 of Section III of this Annex. The Russian Federation shall, in response to the request by the United States of America of January 26, 1993, and pursuant to subparagraph 4(c) of section I of this Protocol, provide to the United States of America the equipment necessary for playback of telemetric information that was demonstrated on January 25-27, 1993, in Moscow pursuant to subparagraph 4(b) of Section I of this Protocol. The quantity, description, make, and model number of that equipment are listed in paragraph 5 of Section III of this Annex. The equipment specified in paragraph 4 of Section III of this Annex shall be delivered and installed at the same time as the telemetry playback equipment specified in paragraphs 2 and 3 of Section III of this Annex, and shall be subject to the provisions of Section II of this Annex. The equipment specified in paragraph 5 of Section III of this Annex shall be delivered and installed at the same time as the telemetry playback equipment specified in paragraph 1 of Section III of this Annex, and shall be subject to the provisions of this Annex."

2. The first sentence of subparagraph 3(a) of Section II of Annex 1 to the Telemetry Protocol shall be superseded by the following provision:

    "A team for installation of equipment provided pursuant to Section I of this Annex shall include no more than 17 individuals."

3. The following provision shall constitute paragraph 5 of Section III of Annex 1 to the Telemetry Protocol:

    "Equipment provided by the Russian Federation pursuant to paragraph 3 of section I of this Annex:

      (a) 17S06/17S07 Magnetic recording unit for the RTS-9 system, consisting of:

        (i) 2 Magnetic recorder units (including playback preamplifier unit, 17B73; tape drive mechanism unit, 17B74; and magnetic recorder on/off unit, 17B75), 17B71;

        (ii) 2 Recording amplifier units, 17B77;

        (iii) 1 Final playback amplifier unit, 17B76;

        (iv) 1 Magnetic recorder switcher unit, 17B78;

        (v) 1 Magnetic recorder testing and control unit, 17B79;

        (vi) 1 Power supply unit, 9198M1;

        (vii) 1 Power supply unit, 9187M1;

        (viii) 1 Combination unit for reel storage; and

        (ix) 1 Set of interconnecting cables.

      (b) MR BI1.700.006 Magnetic recorder for the BRS-4LR System consisting of:

        (i) 1 Magnetic accumulator (including recording head unit, playback head unit, tape drive mechanism, control unit for two magnetic accumulators, recording modules for two magnetic accumulators, playback modules, and power modules), MN1-BI3.060.011;

        (ii) 1 Magnetic accumulator (including recording head unit, playback head unit, and tape drive mechanism), MN2-BI3.060.012;

        (iii) 1 Power distribution panel, BY3.620.054; and

        (iv) 1 Set of interconnecting cables.

Article Two

1. The provision and installation by the Russian Federation of the equipment necessary for the playback of telemetric information that is contained on tapes, pursuant to paragraph 3 of Section I of Annex 1 to the Telemetry Protocol, as set forth in Article One of this Agreement, shall be deemed to be fulfillment of the obligations of the Parties pursuant to subparagraph 4(c) of Section I of the Telemetry Protocol with respect to the equipment demonstrated in Moscow on January 25-27, 1993, pursuant to subparagraph 4(b) of Section I of the Telemetry Protocol.

2. None of the provisions of this Agreement shall apply to the obligations of the Parties provided for in subparagraphs 4(b) and 4(c) of Section I of the Telemetry Protocol with respect to equipment that may be demonstrated and made available after signature of this Agreement.

3. Equipment provided pursuant to paragraph 3 of Section I of Annex 1 to the Telemetry Protocol, as set forth in Article One of this Agreement, that is provided prior to entry into force of the Treaty, is provided for purposes of evaluation and preparing it for operation. Title to such equipment shall pass to the receiving party on the date when all Parties have consented to be bound by this Agreement, or on the date of entry into force of the Treaty, whichever is later.

4. This Agreement shall not be construed to prejudice the rights of the Parties in any way or to impose additional obligations on the Parties except as provided for in Article One of this Agreement.

Article Three

1. This Agreement shall apply provisionally from the date when all Parties have consented to be bound by this Agreement until July 31, 1993, unless, before the expiration of this period:

    (a) a Party communicates to all other Parties its decision to terminate the provisional application of this Agreement; or

    (b) the Treaty enters into force.

The Parties may agree to extend the provisional application of this Agreement for additional periods, subject to the same conditions specified in subparagraphs (a) and (b) of this paragraph.

2. The provisions of this Agreement shall apply provisionally in light of and in conformity with the other provisions of the Treaty.

3. This Agreement shall enter into force on the date when the United States of America, the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Russian Federation, and Ukraine have consented to be bound by this Agreement, or on the date of entry into force of the Treaty, whichever is later, and shall remain in force as long as the Treaty remains in force.

4. Signature of this Agreement for the Government of a Party shall express the consent of that Party to be bound by this Agreement. The consent of the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan, and Ukraine to be bound by this Agreement shall be expressed by their Governments in accordance with paragraph 6 of Annex 1 to the Protocol on the Joint Compliance and Inspection Commission Relating to the Treaty.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF the undersigned, being duly authorized by their respective Governments, have signed this Agreement.

Done at Moscow on January 28, 1993, in five copies, each in the English and Russian languages, both texts being equally authentic.

FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
T. R. Koncher

FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION
Gennadiy Shabannikov

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