PROCLAMATION NO. 56/1996
A PROCLAMATION TO RATIFY THE ETHIO-AUSTRIAN DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION AGREEMENT
WHEREAS, the Agreement on Development Cooperation between the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and the Federal Republic of Austria was signed in Vienna on the 29th day of May, 1996;
WHEREAS, the House of Peoples’ Representatives of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has ratified said Agreement at its session held on the 17th day of December, 1996;
NOW, THEREFORE, in accordance with Article 55 sub-Articles(1) and (12) of the Constitution , it is hereby proclaimed as follows:
1. Short Title
This Proclamation may be cited as the "Ethio-Austrian Development Cooperation Agreement Ratification Proclamation No. 56/1996."2. Ratification of the Agreement
The Ethio-Austrian Agreement on Development Cooperation signed in Vienna on the 29th day of May, 1996 is ratified.
The Ministry of Economic Development and Cooperation is hereby empowered to implement the Agreement in cooperation with the concerned governmental and private organs.4. Effective Date
This Proclamation shall enter into force as of the 17th day of December, 1996.
Done at Addis Ababa, this 17th day of December, 1996
NEGASO GIDADA (DR.)
PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC
REPUBLIC OF ETHIOPIA