Posted the: 2012-08-22 Numac: 2012204203 FEDERAL CHANCELLERY of the Prime Minister PUBLIC SERVICE July 19, 2012. -Special law supplementing article 92bis of the Special Act of 8 August 1980 institutional reforms, with regard to the metropolitan community of Brussels (1) ALBERT II, King of the Belgians, to all, present and to come, hi.
The Chambers have adopted and we endorse the following: Chapter 1. -Available general Article 1. This Act regulates a matter referred to in article 77 of the Constitution.
CHAPTER 2. -Changes of the Special Act of 8 August 1980 institutional reforms s. 2. article 92bis of the Special Act of 8 August 1980 institutional reforms, inserted by the Special Act of 8 August 1988 and amended by special law of 16 January 1989, may 5, 1993, July 16, 1993, December 28, 1994, July 13, 2001, 16 March 2004 and February 21, 2010, is supplemented by a paragraph 7 as follows :
« § 7. It is created a metropolitan community of Brussels for concerted action with regard to the substances referred to in article 6, § 1, which are of trans-regional importance, in particular mobility, road safety and road work, towards and around Brussels. The regions are members of the metropolitan community and their Government representatives sit. All the municipalities of the Brussels-Capital Region and the provinces of Flemish Brabant and Walloon Brabant, as well as the federal authority are members of the metropolitan community. The provinces of Flemish Brabant and Walloon Brabant are free to join.
The region have concluded a cooperation agreement to set terms and the purpose of this consultation.
Access and exits of the motorway ring of Brussels (R0) cannot be closed or rendered unusable as after consultation between the regions within the Metropolitan Community referred to in paragraph 1.
As a transitional measure, the consultation provided for in paragraph 3 is held outside the metropolitan community pending the conclusion of the cooperation agreement referred to in paragraph 2. ».
Promulgate this Act, order that it self under the seal of the State and published by le Moniteur.
Given to Brussels, July 19, 2012.
ALBERT by the King: the Prime Minister, E. DI RUPO on the Secretary of State for institutional reform, M. WATHELET Secretary of State institutional reform, S. VERHERSTRAETEN sealed with the seal of the State: the Minister of Justice, Ms. A. TURTELBOOM _ Notes (1) records of the House of representatives: Doc 53 2288 / (2011/2012): 001: draft transmitted by the Senate.
004: Text corrected by the commission.
006: Text adopted in plenary meeting and submitted to Royal assent.
Full record: 12-13 July 2012.
The Senate documents: 5-1567-2011/2012: No. 1: proposal for a special Act of Mr De Croo, Moureaux and Claes, Mrs Defraigne, Mr. Anciaux and Chéron, Ms. Piryns and M. Delpérée.
No. 2: Notice of the State Council.
No. 3: amendments.
No. 4: report.
No. 5: Text adopted by the commission.
Annals of the Senate: June 21, 2012.