THE MARINE MAMMAL COMMISSION COMPENDIUM
MULTILATERAL / UNITED NATIONS ORGANIZATIONS
Volume(s) 1-3; pages 1140-1140
Amendments to the Constitution of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, 1967
Done at Rome 15 and 21 November 1967
Entered into force 23 November 1967
Primary source citation: 18 UST 3273, TIAS 6421
AMENDMENTS TO THE FAO CONSTITUTION ADOPTED BY THE FOURTEENTH SESSION OF THE CONFERENCE OF THE ORGANIZATION
(Rome, 4-23 November 1967) (Words between square brackets to be deleted and words underlined to be added)
ARTICLE V Council of the Organization
1. A Council of the Organization consisting of [thirty-one] thirty-four Member Nations shall be elected by the Conference. Each Member Nation on the Council shall have one representative and shall have only one vote. Each Member of the Council may appoint [an alternate] alternates, associates and advisers to its representative. The Council may determine the conditions for the participation of alternates, associates and advisers in its proceedings, but any such participation shall be without the right to vote, except in the case of an alternate, associate or adviser participating in the place of a representative. No representative may represent more than one Member of the Council. The tenure and other conditions of office of the Members of the Council shall be subject to rules made by the Conference.
Amendments adopted by the Conference on 15 and 21 November 1967 respectively, by Resolutions 12/67 and 13/67.