European Outline Convention on Transfrontier Co-operation between Territorial Communities or Authorities (Madrid, 21.V.1980)

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EUROPEAN OUTLINE CONVENTION
ON TRANSFRONTIER CO-OPERATION BETWEEN TERRITORIAL COMMUNITIES OR AUTHORITIES
(Madrid, 21.V.1980)

European Treaty Series - No. 106

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See the Protocol No. 3 to this Convention done at Utrecht on 16 November, 2009

See the Protocol No. 2 to the present Convention, done at Strasbourg on May 5, 1998 (ETS No. 169) and Additional Protocol to the Convention, done at Strasbourg on November 9, 1995 (ETS No. 159)

1 The Contracting Parties shall forward to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe all relevant information concerning the agreements and arrangements provided for in Article 3.

2 Any proposal made by one or more Contracting Parties with a view to adding to or extending this Convention or the model agreements and arrangements shall be communicated to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe. The Secretary General shall then submit it to the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe which shall decide on the action to be taken.

In witness whereof the undersigned, being duly authorised thereto, have signed this Convention.

Done at Madrid, the 21st day of May 1980 in English and in French, both texts being equally authentic, in a single copy which shall be deposited in the archives of the Council of Europe.

The Secretary General of the Council of Europe shall transmit certified copies to each member State of the Council of Europe and to any State invited to accede to this Convention.

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* Additional model and outline agreements have been authorised for publication; they are appended to this Convention and numbered 1.6 to 1.13 and 2.7 to 2.15.

** For the Russian Federation this Convention entered into force on January 5, 2003.