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Council Resolution 03-15

Distribution: General

C/C.01/03-06/RES/15/final

ORIGINAL:  ENGLISH

 

5 December 2003

Instruction to the Secretariat of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation to make public the Factual Record for Submission SEM-97-002 (Río Magdalena)

THE COUNCIL:

SUPPORTIVE of the process provided for in Articles 14 and 15 of the North American Agreement on Environmental Cooperation (NAAEC) regarding submissions on enforcement matters and the preparation of factual records;

NOTING that the Secretariat received no comments from the Parties on the draft Río Magdalena factual record; 

HAVING RECEIVED the final factual record for Submission SEM-97-002;

AFFIRMING its commitment to a timely and transparent process;

FURTHER NOTING that pursuant to Article 15(7) of the NAAEC, the Council is called upon to decide whether to make the factual record publicly available; and

HEREBY DECIDES:

TO MAKE PUBLIC and post on the registry the final factual record for Submission SEM-97-002;

APPROVED BY THE COUNCIL:

 

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José Manuel Bulás Montoro

Government of the United Mexican States

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Judith E. Ayres

Government of the United States of America

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Norine Smith

Government of Canada

Instruction to the Secretariat to make public the Factual Record for Submission SEM-97-002 (Río Magdalena)