Scope Of The Convention On Road Traffic Of 19 September 1949

Original Language Title: Geltungsbereich des Abkommens über den Straßenverkehr vom 19. September 1949

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36. Presentation of the Federal Minister of Arts and Culture, the Constitution and the Media, concerning the scope of the Agreement on Road Transport of 19 September 1949.

According to the Communications of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, the following other countries have their instruments of accession to the Convention on Road Transport of 19 September 1949 (BGBl. N ° 222/1955, last proclamation of the BGBl area.  III No 61/1998):

States:

date of filing the

accession certificate:

Burkina Faso

31 August 2009

22nd July 1983

Nigeria

3 February 2011

On the occasion of the deposit of its instrument of accession, Iceland has made the declaration, in accordance with Article 2 (1) of the Agreement, that it will not apply Annex 1 to the Agreement.

Furthermore, on 24 September 1999, Portugal extended the scope of the Agreement to Macao and, on 1 November 1999, a declaration in accordance with Annex 6, Section IV, lit.  (b) of the Agreement.

According to a further note by the Secretary-General of the United Nations, the Agreement on the Special Administrative Region of Macao with effect from Portugal and the People's Republic of China has been concluded by the Secretary-General. 20 December 1999 continue to apply.

The Government of the People's Republic of China has Section IV (IV) of Annex 6.  (b) the agreement states that the Macao Special Administrative Region shall not permit a trailer to be used on tracts, and that no road vehicles are permitted for the carriage of passengers.

In accordance with other communications of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, the following States have amended the distinguishing mark previously selected in accordance with paragraph 3 of Annex 4 as follows:

-Botswana on 15 May 2003 on the group of letters "BW",

-Cambodia on November 18, 2009 on the letter group "KH" and

-Kyrgyzstan on December 17, 2015 to the letter group "KG".

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