ACT 465 OF 1998
Official Journal No 43360 of 11 August 1998
Through which the "Tourism Cooperation Agreement is approved between the Government of the Republic of Colombia and the Government of Jamaica "signed in Santa Fe de Bogota, DC, the twenty (20) April in 1994 (1994). Summary
THE CONGRESS OF COLOMBIA
having regard to the text of the "Agreement on Tourism Cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Colombia and the Government of Jamaica" signed in Santa Fe de Bogota, DC, the twenty (20) April of in 1994 (1994), which reads:
(to be transliterated: photocopy of the full text of that instrument, duly authenticated by the Head of the Legal Office (E.) is attached, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
'CONVENTION oF TOURIST COOPERATION BETWEEN tHE GOVERNMENT oF tHE REPUBLIC oF COLOMBIA aND tHE GOVERNMENT oF JAMAICA
the Government of the Republic of Colombia and the Government of Jamaica, with the desire to build friendly relations existing between the two countries in terms of tourism cooperation and acknowledging the mutual benefit that it provides for economic and social development, they have agreed as follows: ARTICLE 1o
the Parties shall promote and will launch tourism cooperation programs. in accordance with the objectives and priorities of their economic and social development of their countries and economic availability, technical and financial within the limit that marks their domestic legislation.
. As set forth in the preceding article, the Parties shall encourage and facilitate the development of programs and cooperation projects to be carried out inter alia through the following ways:
1. Technology transfer and provision of technical services.
2. Exchange of information and documentation.
3. Exchange of experts and scientists.
4. Mutual provision of training facilities at various levels.
ARTICLE 3. When the parties consider it necessary for the implementation or development of a specific project may apply for and use, by mutual agreement, the cooperation of an international organization.
A) The Parties shall formulate joint programs on specific projects within the framework of this Agreement, through the Joint Commission;
B) The specific arrangements for each project, including financial obligations, will be developed through supplementary agreements to this Agreement.
The 5th ITEM. Each Party shall provide experts and scientists from elsewhere, participating in cooperation projects, privileges and immunities necessary for the performance of its functions, in accordance with domestic law ...
ARTICLE 6o. Unless otherwise agreed, the tourist information derived from cooperation activities to be conducted under this Agreement shall be considered by the Parties as confidential and may not be disclosed to third parties without mutual consent.
ARTICLE 7. For the implementation of this instrument the Parties shall constitute a coordinated Joint Commission by the respective official tourism bodies that will aim at:
1. Monitor compliance with this Convention and its programs.
2. Identify and evaluate the priority areas for the implementation of specific cooperation projects.
3. Propose cooperation programs.
4. Evaluate the results of the implementation of specific projects.
The Joint Committee shall meet at mutually agreed intervals in order to meet the objectives set in the time and place that's convenient to both parties. They may be made, however, consultations on any of the above topics whenever deemed necessary, apart from the meetings of the Joint Commission, as agreed by the Parties,
Article 8. This Agreement shall be submitted for approval to the constitutional procedures in each country and shall enter into force with the respective notifications that compliance with the internal legal procedures to communicate.
It will last five (5) years and renewable automatically for periods of one (1) year, unless one of the Contracting Parties notifies the other in writing six (6) months prior to the date of expiration of the period, its intention to terminate it.
This notice does not affect the development of programs, in accordance with Article IV, unless the Parties decide otherwise.
Made in the city of Santa Fe de Bogota, DC, twenty (20) days of April 1994, in duplicate, in Castilian and English languages, both texts being equally authentic.
For the Government of the Republic of Colombia, Noemi Sanin
The Minister of Foreign Affairs,
For the Government of Jamaica,
BENJAMIN CLARE. "
The Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, signed
The chief in charge of the Legal Office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Colombia DECLARES
That this reproduction is faithful copy taken from the original text of the "Agreement on Tourism Cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Colombia and the Government of Jamaica" made in the city of Santa Fe de Bogota, DC, twenty (20) days of April in 1994 (1994), which rests in the archives of the Legal Office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Given in the city of Santa Fe de Bogota, DC, on the twenty (21) days of July in 1997 (1997). ASTRID
The Chief Legal Office (E.)
EXECUTIVE BRANCH PUBLIC POWER Presidency of the Republic
Santa Fe de Bogota, DC, March 19, 1996 Approved
. Submit to the consideration of the honorable National Congress for constitutional purposes.
Ernesto Samper Pizano (Sgd.) RODRIGO PARDO GARCÍA-PEÑA.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, DECREES
ARTICLE 1o. To approve the "Agreement on Tourism Cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Colombia and the Government of Jamaica" signed in Santa Fe de Bogota, DC, the twenty (20) April in 1994 (1994). Article 2.
. In accordance with the provisions of article 1. 7a Act. 1944, the "Agreement on Tourism Cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Colombia and the Government of Jamaica", signed in the city of Santa Fe de Bogota, DC (20) April in 1994 (1994 ), which by the 1st article. this law passed, it will force the country from the date the international link is perfect therefrom.
ARTICLE 3. This law applies from the date of publication. MEDINA ACOSTA Amylkar
The President of the honorable Senate,
PUMAREJO PEDRO VEGA.
The Secretary General of the honorable Senate,
CARLOS ARDILA BALLESTEROS.
The President of the honorable House of Representatives, DIEGO VIVAS
The Secretary General of the honorable House of Representatives,
REPUBLIC OF COLOMBIA - NATIONAL GOVERNMENT
communicated and published. Run
prior review by the Constitutional Court, pursuant to Article 241-10 of the Constitution.
Given in Santa Fe de Bogota, 4 August 1998.
Ernesto Samper Pizano Camilo Reyes Rodriguez.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs,
CARLOS JULIO GONZALEZ GAITÁN.
The Minister of Economic Development,