The 1972 Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement required that the Parties conduct a comprehensive review of its operation and effectness during the fifth year. In its Fourth Annual Report, dated September 16, 1976, the international Joint Commission stated it would prepare a special report on various provisions of the Agreement for consideration by the Governments in their review.
"Great Lakes Focus on Water Quality: vol.3 iss.1,"
Focus on International Joint Commission Activities: Vol. 3
, Article 1.
Available at: http://scholar.uwindsor.ca/ijcfocus/vol3/iss1/1