12 April 2005
The Secretary General of the United Nations, in his capacity as depositary, has issued the following depositary notifications with regard to pending amendments to the TIR Convention:
1) C.N.216.2005-TREATIES-1 of 24 March 2005, containing a proposal of amendment of a new Explanatory Note 0.1.(b) to Article 1 b of the TIR Convention;
2) C.N.218.2005-TREATIES-2 of 24 March 2005, containing a proposal of amendments to Annex 2, Article 3, paragraphs 9 and 10 and to Annex 7, Part I, Article 4, paragraphs 9 and 10;
Both amendment proposals will enter into force on 1 October 2005, unless the Secretary-General of the United Nations is notified of objections to the amendments not later than 1 July 2005.