Article 20 (2)

Laws, regulations, judicial decisions and administrative rulings of general application made effective by any Contracting Party, and agreements in force between Contracting Parties, which affect other matters covered by this Treaty shall also be published promptly in such a manner as to enable Contracting Parties and Investors to become acquainted with them. The provisions of this paragraph shall not require any Contracting Party to disclose confidential information which would impede law enforcement or otherwise be contrary to the public interest or would prejudice the legitimate commercial interests of any Investor.

 

 

 

  • Basic Protocol (26/08/91): Article 10.2 – Transparency and Article 25 - Investment Transparency
  • From BP-2 (11/09/91) to BA-4 (31/10/91): Article 27  -  Investment Transparency and Article 12.2 - Transparency
  • From BA 6 (21/01/92) to BA 18 (18/09/92): Articles 15.2 – Transparency
  • From BA 22 (21/10/92) to BA 37 (01/03/93): Article 15.2-3 Transparency
  • From (Compromise text) ECT 1 [CONF 50] (15/03/93) to Interim Text (25/06/94): Article 23.2 Transparency
  • From CONF 104 (Text for adoption) (14/09/94) to ECT as adopted (17/12/94): Article 20.2 – Transparency