Approving The Agreement Between The Portuguese Republic And The Organization For The Prohibition Of Chemical Weapons On The Privileges And Immunities Of The Organization For The Prohibition Of Chemical Weapons, Signed At The Hague On 5 July 2001

Original Language Title: Aprova o Acordo entre a República Portuguesa e a Organização para a Proibição das Armas Químicas sobre os privilégios e imunidades da Organização para a proibição das Armas Químicas, assinado em Haia em 5 de Julho de 2001

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PRESIDENCY of the COUNCIL of MINISTERS resolution No. 136/X/4th whereas Portugal is a party to the Convention on the prohibition of the development, production, Stockpiling and use of chemical weapons and on their destruction, approved for ratification by resolution of the Assembly of the Republic n° 25-A/96, published in series I of the Diário da República n. º 169, July 23 , and ratified by Presidential Decree No. 25-C/96, of July 23; Whereas the Convention provides, in article VIII, the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons is endowed with legal personality and the Organization and its officials shall enjoy, in the territory of the States parties of the privileges and immunities necessary for the performance of their duties; Whereas the Convention provides that such privileges and immunities shall be defined in agreements between the Organization and States parties; So: under d) of paragraph 1 of article 197 of the Constitution, the Government presents to the Assembly of the Republic the following resolution: the agreement between the Portuguese Republic and the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons on the privileges and Immunities of the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons, signed at the Hague on 5 July 2001 , the text of which, in the authenticated version in English and Portuguese language translation thereof published in the annex. Seen and approved by the Council of Ministers of 21 May 2009 the Prime Minister PRESIDENCY of the COUNCIL of MINISTERS resolution No. 136/X/4th and State Minister for Foreign Affairs the Minister of Parliamentary Affairs Minister Presidency