THE MARINE MAMMAL COMMISSION COMPENDIUM
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Volume(s) 1-3; pages 655-655
Amendment to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, Bonn, 1979
Done at Bonn 22 June 1979
Entered into force 13 April 1987
Primary source citation: TIAS 11079
CONVENTION ON INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN ENDANGERED SPECIES OF WILD FAUNA AND FLORA SECRETARIAT IUCN CH-1110 MORGES, SWITZERLAND & (021)71 06 96 CABLES: UNICORN MORGES
Bonn, 22 June 1979
In accordance with Article XVII of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, signed in Washington, D.C. on 3 March 1973, an extraordinary meeting of the Conference of the Parties was convened in Bonn (Federal Republic of Germany) on 22 June 1979. The following Parties were represented: Botswana, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany (Federal Republic of), India, Kenya, Nigeria, Norway, Panama, Senegal, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics and Zaire.
By the requisite two-thirds majority of Parties present and voting, the meeting adopted the following amendment to the Convention:
At the end of Article XI, paragraph 3, sub-paragraph (a), the words ‘, and adopt financial provisions’ shall be added.
Peter H. Sand Secretary General