28 announcement of the Federal Chancellor concerning the scope of the Convention on assistance in the case of nuclear accident or radiological emergency
After messages of the Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency, following further States have their instruments of ratification or accession to the Convention on assistance in the case of nuclear accident or radiological emergency (BGBl. No. 87/1990, last proclamation of the scope BGBl. III No 94/2006) deposited:
Date of deposit of the instrument of ratification or instrument of accession:
September 26, 2008
November 11, 2011
February 19, 2008
March 10, 2010
October 1, 2007
September 19, 2011
July 9, 2009
December 24, 2008
23 September Montenegro has declared 2011 also with effect from 3 June 2006, continue to consider themselves bound to the Convention.
On the occasion of the deposit of their instruments of ratification or accession, the following States have made following statements or declared reservations:
Denmark declares that article 8 para 2 lit. (a) in cases of intent or gross negligence by employees of the assisting party and in the name of which will apply to assisting persons acting party. This declaration in accordance with 8 paragraph article 9 Denmark also explains, that it will apply article 10 paragraph 2 in cases of gross negligence, this statement is made in accordance with article 10 paragraph 5 lit. (b).
Until further notice, the Convention does not apply to Greenland and the Faroe Islands.
First, The wording of article 8 para 9 of the Convention on assistance in the case of nuclear accident or radiological emergency, deemed the Sultanate of Oman not in article 8 paragraph 2 and 3 referring to privileges and immunities bound.
Second, According to the wording of article 10 paragraph 5: (a) may the Sultanate of Oman not on the paragraph 2 of this article tied;
(b) will not apply paragraph 2 of this article the Sultanate of Oman in the case of gross negligence by individuals who caused the death, injury, loss or damage.
Third, According to the wording of article 13 para 3 may the Sultanate of Oman to the dispute settlement procedures contained in paragraph 2 of this article not bound.
A further communication from the Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency according to the Niederlande1 have announced following territorial change on June 6, 2011:
The Convention does apply: - the Netherlands (European part) with effect from 24 October 1991 - the Caribbean part of the Netherlands (the islands of Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba) effective from October 10, 2010 – Aruba with effect from 24 October 1991 - Curaçao effective from October 10, 2010 - St. Maarten with effectiveness by October 10, 2010.