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 No. 297 of 2011 (*) Approves the text of the international treaty on plant genetic resources for food and agriculture.
The National Congress decrees: Art. 1 Is approved the text of the international treaty on plant genetic resources for food and agriculture.
Sole paragraph. Shall be subject to the approval of the National Congress any acts that may result in a revision of that Treaty, 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. 2 This legislative decree shall enter into force on the date of its publication.
Senate, on 30 September 2011.
Senator JOSÉ SARNEY, President of the Federal Senate (*) the text of the above-mentioned international treaty is published in the DSF to 7/2/2011. 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.