Entry Into Force Of The Arms Trade Treaty

Original Language Title: Inkrafttreten des Waffenhandelsvertrags

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245. Proclamation of the Federal Minister for arts and culture, constitutional and media relating to the entry into force of the arms trade treaty

After notification of the Secretary-General of the United Nations is the arms trade treaty (BGBl. III No. 116/2014) in accordance with article 22 paragraph 1 with 24 December 2014 in force.

Declaration of the Republic of Austria

That it re-declares in structures with article 23 of the Treaty, the Republic of Austria will apply provisionally articles 6 and 7 pending the entry into force of the Treaty.



(Translation)



Declaration of the Republic of Austria

Pursuant to article 23 of the Treaty, the Republic of Austria declares that it will apply provisionally articles 6 and 7 until the entry into force of the Treaty.

In addition to Austria, following more States have ratified the Treaty, accepted, or approved these:

Albania, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Belgien1, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Costa Rica, Denmark (except Faroe Islands and Greenland), Germany, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Grenada, Guinea, Guyana, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Croatia, Latvia, Luxembourg, Mali, Malta, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Mexico, Montenegro, Neuseeland1 (without Tokelau), Nigeria, Norway, Panama, Portugal, Romania, Samoa, Sweden, Senegal, Serbia , Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Czech Republic, Hungary, Uruguay, United Kingdom.

In accordance with article 23 of articles 6 and 7 until the entry into force of the Treaty have declared along with Austria provisional application following States:

Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Costa Rica, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom and Hungary.

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