Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 164/2004 of 3 December 2004 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement


Published: 2004-12-03

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26.5.2005   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 133/7

DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 164/2004
of 3 December 2004
amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement
THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,
Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area, as amended by the Protocol adjusting the Agreement on the European Economic Area, hereinafter referred to as ‘the Agreement’, and in particular Article 98 thereof,
Whereas:

(1)

Annex II to the Agreement was amended by Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 148/2004 of 29 October 2004 (1).

(2)

Commission Directive 2004/73/EC of 29 April 2004 adapting to technical progress for the 29th time Council Directive 67/548/EEC on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions relating to the classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances (2), as corrected by OJ L 216, 16.6.2004, p. 3 and OJ L 236, 7.7.2004, p. 18, is to be incorporated into the Agreement,
HAS DECIDED AS FOLLOWS:
Article 1
The following indent shall be added in point 1 (Council Directive 67/548/EEC) of Chapter XV of Annex II to the Agreement:

‘—

32004 L 0073: Commission Directive 2004/73/EC of 29 April 2004 (OJ L 152, 30.4.2004, p. 1), as corrected by OJ L 216, 16.6.2004, p. 3 and OJ L 236, 7.7.2004, p. 18.’
Article 2
The texts of Directive 2004/73/EC, as corrected by OJ L 216, 16.6.2004, p. 3 and OJ L 236, 7.7.2004, p. 18, in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.
Article 3
This Decision shall enter into force on 4 December 2004, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the Agreement have been made to the EEA Joint Committee (3).
Article 4
This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 December 2004.


For the EEA Joint Committee


The President

Kjartan JÓHANNSSON




(1)  OJ L 102, 21.4.2005, p. 21.

(2)  OJ L 152, 30.4.2004, p. 1.

(3)  No constitutional requirements indicated.