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CHAPTER XI
TRANSPORT AND COMMUNICATIONS
B . Road Traffic
17 . Agreement on Special Equipment for the Transport of Perishable Foodstuffs and on the Use of such Equipment for the International Transport of some of those Foodstuffs
Geneva, 15 January 1962 1
Not yet in force
:
see article 8 which reads as follows : "1. This Agreement shall come into force on the ninetieth day after five of the countries referred to in article 7, paragraph 1 (i.e.Countries members of the Economic Commission for Europe and countries admitted to the Commission in a consultative capacity under paragraph 8 of the Commission 's terms of reference), have signed it without reservation as to ratification or have deposited their instruments of ratification or accession. 2. With respect to any country which ratifies or accedes to this Agreement after five countries have signed it without reservation as to ratification or have deposited their instruments of ratification or accession, the Agreement shall enter into force on the ninetieth day after the said country has deposited its instrument of ratification or accesion.".
Status :
Signatories : 6. Parties : 4
Text :
Doc. E/ECE/456 (E/ECE/TRANS/526), 1962.
Participant
Signature
Accession(a), Succession(d), Ratification, Definitive signature(s)
Belgium
29 Jun 1962
 
Bulgaria
19 Jan 1962
 
France
  13 Feb 1962 s
Germany 2
10 Apr 1962
 
Luxembourg
22 Jun 1962
 
Montenegro 3
  23 Oct 2006 d
Poland 4
19 Jun 1962
 
Serbia 5
  12 Mar 2001 d
Spain
   7 Jan 1964 a
Switzerland
19 Jan 1962
 
End Note
1.Although listed for reasons of convenience, this Agreement is not limited to transport by road.
2.See note 2 under “Germany” in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.
3.See note 1 under "Montenegro" in the "Historical Information" section in the front matter of this volume.
4.With a declaration that the Polish People's Republic is not bound by paragraph 2 and 3 of article 12 of the Agreement.
5.The former Yugoslavia had acceeded to the Agreement on 25 September 1963. See also note 1 under “Bosnia and Herzegovina”, “Croatia”, “former Yugoslavia”, “Slovenia”, “The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia” and “Yugoslavia” in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.