I do know that the National Congress has approved, and I, Jose Sarney, President of the Senate, in accordance with the first paragraph of art. 52 of the rules of procedure and of sub-item XXVIII of art. 48 of the internal regulations of the Senate, enact the following LEGISLATIVE DECREE N° 359, 2011 (*) Approves the text of the agreement between the Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil and the Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea for Educational Cooperation, held in Bata, on October 23 2009.
The National Congress decrees: Art. 1 Is approved the text of the agreement between the Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil and the Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea for Educational Cooperation, held in Bata, on October 23 2009.
Sole paragraph. Shall be subject to the approval of the National Congress any acts that may result in a revision of the agreement, as well as any additional adjustments pursuant to item I of the art. 49 of the Federal Constitution, or demanding commitments entail to the national heritage.
Art. 2nd National Congress approves this international act in obedience to the larger and long-term interests of the Federative Republic of Brazil, on the understanding that such approval does not extend to the political regime currently in force in the Republic of Equatorial Guinea.
Art. 3 This legislative decree shall enter into force on the date of its publication.
Senate, on 13 December 2011.
Senator JOSÉ SARNEY, President of the Federal Senate (*) the text of the above-mentioned Agreement is published on DSF to 10/4/2011. Attachment (s) (United States Senate Journal) the text of the international act approved by this Legislative Decree shall be applicable only in Brazilian territory from its promulgation by the Executive branch.