Reference: WLI/100 31 March 2022
MARRAKESH AGREEMENT ESTABLISHING
THE WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION
DONE AT MARRAKESH ON 15 APRIL 1994
GENERAL AGREEMENT ON TARIFFS AND TRADE 1994
CERTIFICATION OF MODIFICATIONS AND
SCHEDULE CLXVII – Lao People's Democratic Republic
TRANSMISSION OF CERTIFIED TRUE COPY
WHEREAS the CONTRACTING PARTIES to the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade 1947 adopted, on 26 March 1980, a Decision on Procedures for Modification and Rectification of Schedules of Tariff Concessions (BISD 27S/25);
WHEREAS in accordance with the provisions of the above-mentioned Decision, a draft containing modifications and rectifications to Schedule CLXVII – Lao People's Democratic Republic was communicated to all Members of the World Trade Organization in document G/MA/TAR/RS/663 on 25 November 2021, pursuant to the Declaration on the Expansion of Trade in Information Technology Products (WT/L/956), and no objections to the proposed modifications and rectifications were received within three months from the date of issue of the aforementioned document;
WHEREAS on 25 March 2022, the Lao People's Democratic Republic notified the Director‑General of the World Trade Organization that its internal procedures had been completed (G/MA/TAR/RS/663/Add.1);
IT IS HEREBY CERTIFIED that the modifications and rectifications to Schedule CLXVII – Lao People's Democratic Republic are established in conformity with the above-mentioned Decision and are effective as of 25 March 2022.
I hereby furnish a certified true copy of the above-mentioned modifications and rectifications to each Member of the World Trade Organization. This certification shall be registered in accordance with the provisions of Article 102 of the Charter of the United Nations.
Done at Geneva this thirty-first day of March, two thousand and twenty-two.