135. Duties of the coastal states in relation to innocent passage.

The coastal state must not hamper innocent passage1 through its territorial sea. In applying the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea2 or any laws or regulations it has adopted in conformity with it, the coastal state must not impose requirements on foreign ships which have the practical effect of denying or impairing the right of innocent passage or which discriminate in form or in fact against the ships of any state or ships carrying cargoes to, from or on behalf of any state