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Paragraphs in "Agreement Between South Africa, Swaziland And Mozambique Relative To The Establishment Of A Tripartite Permanent Technical Committee Regarding Rivers Of Common Interest" coded as SCIR

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Pre.1 The Governments of the Republic of South Africa, the Kingdom of Swaziland and the People's Republic of Mozambique have agreed as follows:
Art.1 Article 1
Art.1.1x The Contracting Parties shall establish a Tripartite Permanent Technical Committee.
Art.2 Article 2
Art.2.1x The Tripartite Permanent Technical Committee (hereinafter referred to as "the TPTC") shall consist of three representatives from each Government one of whom shall be nominated chairman, and each Government will have power to co-opt additional suitable persons to take part in the discussions as advisors. The chairmanship and the venue of meetings shall rotate among the Republic of South Africa and the Kingdom of Swaziland and the People's Republic of Mozambique.
Art.3 Article 3
Art.3.1x The three Chairmen shall convene the TPTC as and when circumstances require. Six members of the Committee shall form a quorum for any meeting, provided at least two representatives of each Government are present at such meetings. All conclusions and recommendations by the TPTC shall be by consensus.
Art.4 Article 4
Art.4.1x Each Government shall bear its own representative's cost as well as the cost of any persons it wishes to appoint as advisors.
Art.5 Article 5
Art.5.1x The functions and duties of the TPTC shall, inter alia, be to recommend to the three Governments:
Art.5.1x.a (a) Any measures to be undertaken to alleviate short term problems regarding water shortages on rivers of common interest during drought periods, taking into account the existing amount of stored water and water requirements in the three countries.
Art.5.1x.b (b) On the division of flows in rivers of common interest.
Art.5.1x.f (f) The estimated costs of investigations and appointments which shall be apportioned on an equitable basis.
Art.6 Article 6
Art.7 Article 7
Art.7.1x These terms of reference may be amended or added to as circumstance require.