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As adopted by the Council
Madrid, Spain, on 9 September 1975
Incorporating additions and amendments approved

Davos, Switzerland, on 9-10 September 1979
Leuven, Belgium, on 1-2 September 1981
Lyngby, Denmark, on 25-26 August 1983
Lyon, France, on 6-7 September 1985
Lund, Sweden, on 16-17 August 1989
Hamburg, Germany, on 14-15 August 1991
Lisbon, Portugal, on 11-12 August 1993
Guildford, UK, on 10-11 August 1995
Geneva, Switzerland, on 29-30 August 1997
Berlin, Germany, on 13-14 August 1999
Brisbane, Australia, on 7-8 July 2001


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S14 Adoption, Changes, and Interpretation of Statutes
S15 Duration


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