Posted the: 2013-07-19 Numac: 2013015162 FEDERAL Foreign Affairs, external trade and development COOPERATION PUBLIC SERVICE 12 June 2013. -Law approving the Protocol amending the agreement of 14 January 1964 concluded in pursuance of article 37, paragraph 2, of the Treaty establishing the Union Benelux, done at Brussels on 6 June 2012 (1) economic (2) ALBERT II, King of the Belgians, to all, present and future, hi.
The Chambers have adopted and we endorse the following: Article 1. This Act regulates a matter referred to in article 77 of the Constitution.
2. the Protocol amending the agreement of 14 January 1964 concluded in pursuance of article 37, paragraph 2, of the Treaty establishing the Economic Union Benelux, done at Brussels on 6 June 2012, will come out full and complete effect.
S. 3. this Act has effect 1 January 2012.
Promulgate this Act, order that it be under the seal of the State and published by le Moniteur.
Given to Brussels, June 12, 2013.
ALBERT by the King: the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, D. REYNDERS the Minister for Budget, O. CHASTEL seen and sealed with the seal of the State: the Minister of Justice, Ms. A. TURTELBOOM _ Note (1) Session 2012-2013.
-Bill filed February 14, 2013, no. 5 - 1966/1. -Report, n ° 5-1966/2.
-Discussion and vote. Meeting of March 28, 2013.
House of representatives Documents.
-Draft transmitted by the Senate, no. 53-2734/1. -Report on behalf of the Committee, no. 53-2734/2.
-Text adopted in plenary and subject to Royal assent, session No. 53-2734/3.
-Discussion and vote. Meeting of May 8, 2013.
Protocol amending the Convention on January 14, 1964 concluded in execution of article 37, paragraph 2, of the Treaty establishing the Economic Union Benelux the Government of Kingdom of Belgium, the Government of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and the Government of Kingdom of Netherlands, considering that the granting of the necessary in the Benelux Union advances based on the agreement concluded in pursuance of article 37 , paragraph 2, of the Treaty of February 3, 1958, establishing the Union Benelux Economic (hereinafter: the Convention);
Whereas the High Contracting Parties have decided to amend the apportionment between them of the negative balance between expenditure and revenue of the Benelux Union from January 1, 2012, date of entry into force of the Treaty of 17 June 2008 amending the Treaty instituting the Economic Union Benelux signed on 3 February 1958, which requires the amendment of the Convention , have agreed to the following: ARTICLE I: the next part of article 19: "Belgique48, hundred 5For Luxembourg 3To hundred country-Bas48, hundred 5For» is amended as follows: ' Belgique41pour hundred Luxembourg 6 hundred hundred country-Bas53pour.
ARTICLE II 1. The Protocol shall be ratified and the instruments of ratification shall be deposited with the Secretary general of the Benelux Union, which will inform the other High Contracting Parties of the receipt of these instruments.
2. with retroactive effect from January 1, 2012, it will enter into force the first day of the second month following the deposit of the third instrument of ratification.
The Secretary-General will inform the High Contracting Parties of the date of entry into force.
In faith whereof the Plenipotentiaries have signed the present Protocol and took it their seal.
Done at Brussels, on June 6, 2012, in triplicate, in Dutch and French languages both texts being equally authentic.
(2) amending Protocol to the Convention on January 14, 1964, concluded in pursuance of article 37, paragraph 2, of the Treaty establishing the Union economic Benelux, done at Brussels on 6 June 2012.
EtatsDate authentificationType of consentementDate consentementDate of entry into force BELGIQUE06/06/2012Ratification18/06/201301/08/2013 LUXEMBOURG06/06/2012Ratification23/05/201301/08/2013 country-BAS06/06/2012Ratification06/06/201301/08/2013