termination of the procedures under article xxi of
the General agreement on trade in services (gats)
Communication from the secretariat
On 30 January 2020, the Secretariat circulated the Communication (S/SECRET/12/Add.27) from the delegation of the Plurinational State of Bolivia concerning Bolivia's withdrawal of its notification (S/SECRET/12) under Article XXI of the GATS.
In accordance with paragraph 19 of S/L/80, upon receipt of the above-mentioned withdrawal, Article XXI and the procedures for the implementation of Article XXI cease to apply to the process initiated by S/SECRET/12.
Consequently, and in accordance with WT/L/452, documents relating to this process are derestricted for transparency purposes.