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1979: International Plant Protection Convention

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Provisions coded as containing the code: EIF
  Provision  First Coders Codes  Second Coders Codes 
Art.13  ARTICLE XII Amendment  EIF DEPO  RELA 
Art.13.1  1. Any proposal by a contracting party for the amendment of this Convention shall be communicated to the Director-General of FAO.  RELA  AMND DEPO EIF 
Art.13.2  2. Any proposed amendment of this Convention received by the Director-General of FAO from a contracting party shall be presented to a regular or special session of the Conference of FAO for approval and, if the amendment involves important technical changes or imposes additional obligations on the contracting parties, it shall be considered by an advisory committee of specialists convened by FAO prior to the Conference.   RELA  RELA 
Art.13.3  3. Notice of any proposed amendment of this Convention shall be transmitted to the contracting parties by the Director-General of FAO not later than the time when the agenda of the session of the Conference at which the matter is to be considered is dispatched.  RELA  RELA SCIR 
Art.13.4  4. Any such proposed amendment of this Convention shall require the approval of the Conference of FAO and shall come into force as from the thirtieth day after acceptance by two-thirds of the contracting parties. Amendments involving new obligations for contracting parties, however, shall come into force in respect of each contracting party only on acceptance by it and as from the thirtieth day after such acceptance.   RELA  RELA 
Art.13.5  5. The instruments of acceptance of amendments involving new obligations shall be deposited with the Director-General of FAO, who shall inform all contracting parties of the receipt of acceptance and the entry into force of amendments.  RELA  RELA 
Art.14  ARTICLE XIV Entry into force  EIF  RELA 
Art.14.1x  As soon as this Convention has been ratified by three signatory states it shall come into force between them. It shall come into force for each state ratifying or adhering thereafter from the date of deposit of its instrument of ratification or adherence.    EIF 
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Data from Ronald B. Mitchell. 2002-2018. International Environmental Agreements Database Project (Version 2014.3).
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Date accessed: 20 November 2018