Legislative Decree No. 908 Of 21 November 2003

Original Language Title: Decreto Legislativo nº 908, de 21 de novembro de 2003

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I do know that the National Congress has approved, and I, José Sarney, President of the Federal Senate, in the terms of the art. 48, inciso XXVIII, of the Rules of Procedure, promulgated the following

LEGISLATIVE DECREE

No. 908, DE 2003 (*)

Approves the text of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafetion of the Convention on Biological Diversity, concluded in Montreal, on January 29, 2000.

The National Congress decrees:

Art. 1º The text of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafetion of the Convention on Biological Diversity, concluded in Montreal on January 29, 2000, is approved.

Single Paragraph. They shall be subject to the approval of the National Congress any acts that may result in revision of the said Protocol, as well as any further adjustments which, in accordance with the inciso I of the art. 49 of the Federal Constitution, carries charges or written commitments to national heritage.

Art. 2º This Legislative Decree goes into effect on the date of its publication.

Federal Senate, on November 21, 2003

Senator Jose Sarney

President of the Federal Senate