Scope Of The Framework Convention Of The United Nations On Climate Change

Original Language Title: Geltungsbereich des Rahmenübereinkommens der Vereinten Nationen über Klimaänderungen

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171. by-laws of the Federal Chancellor concerning the scope of the framework Convention of the United Nations on climate change

After release of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, following further States have their instruments of ratification, approval or accession to the framework Convention of the United Nations on climate change (BGBl. No. 414/1994, amended by Federal Law Gazette III No. 12/1999, last proclamation of the scope BGBl. III No. 8 / 1998) deposited:

 







States:









Date of deposit of the instrument of ratification, approval or accession:









Afghanistan





September 19, 2002







Andorra





March 2, 2011







Angola





May 17, 2000







Equatorial Guinea





August 16, 2000







Belarus





May 11, 2000







Bosnia and Herzegovina





September 7, 2000







Brunei Darussalam





August 7, 2007







Dominican Republic





October 7, 1998







Gabon





January 21, 1998







Iraq





July 28, 2009







Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, now Serbia





March 12, 2001







Kyrgyzstan





May 25, 2000







Liberia





November 5, 2002







Libya





June 14, 1999







Madagascar





June 2, 1999







the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia





January 28, 1998







Palau





December 10, 1999







Rwanda





18 August 1998







São Tomé and Príncipe





September 29, 1999







Somalia





September 11, 2009







Suriname





October 14, 1997







Tajikistan





January 7, 1998







Timor-Leste





October 10, 2006







Tonga





July 20, 1998







Turkey





February 24, 2004







Cyprus





October 15, 1997





 

In addition, Montenegro declared to consider itself tied with effect from 3 June 2006 continue on the framework Convention.

 

Communications the Secretary-General according to Slowenien1 and Kasachstan2 have 2 on 9 June 1998 and 23 March 2000 in accordance with article 4 lit. g of the framework Convention explains that they intend, at art. 4 par. 2 lit. a and b to be bound.

 

After further releases of the Secretary-General of the United Nations according to following States have submitted following observations:

China3:

In accordance with the provisions of article 153 of the Basic Law of the Special Administrative Region of Hong Kong of the people's Republic China from 1990, the Government of the people's Republic of China Decides that the framework Convention of the United Nations on climate change and the Kyoto Protocol to the framework Convention of the United Nations on climate change on the Special Administrative Region Hong Kong find application.

On the basis of declarations made by Portugal and the people's Republic of China, the the United Nations Framework Convention on climate change on the Macau Special Administrative Region with effect from 20 December 1999, still finds its application.

Netherlands3:

The Kingdom of the Netherlands declared pursuant to article 14 para. 2 of the framework Convention of the United Nations on climate change that it recognises both procedures for the settlement of disputes that are referred to in this article as mandatory to any Contracting Party, which accepts either or both procedures for the settlement of disputes.

United kingdom3:

The United Kingdom has expanded, the scope of the framework Convention on 4 April 2006 in Guernsey on January 2, 2007, Gibraltar and on March 7, 2007 on Bermuda, Cayman Islands and the Falkland Islands.

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