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19th MOP HCFC Adjustments to Enter into Force May 2008

The United Nations Secretary-General in his capacity as depositary of the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer has advised all Parties to the Protocol that the adjustments to the Montreal Protocol adopted at the Nineteenth Meeting of the Parties held in Montreal from 17 to 21 September 2007, will enter into force and become binding to all Parties on 14 May 2008, pursuant to article 2 (9) of the Protocol. The adjustments relate to Decision XIX/6 of the Parties on accelerated phase out of Annex C, Group I, controlled substances (hydrochlorofluorocarbons). The following links contains the official copies of the English and French versions of the depositary notification: http://untreaty.un.org/English/CNs/2007/1001_1100/1096E.pdf and http://untreaty.un.org/English/CNs/2007/1001_1100/1096F.pdf . Attached to the notification, are copies of the adjustments to the Protocol in the six UN official languages as circulated to all Parties by the depositary.

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