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Sixty-second session

Observer status for the Energy Charter Conference in the General Assembly (agenda item 160)

Summary of work

Background

The item was included in the agenda at the request of Japan.

Consideration at the sixty-second session

The Committee considered the item at its 10th and 13th meetings, on 19 and 23 October 2007.

Action taken by the Sixth Committee

At the 10th meeting, on 19 October, the representative of Japan, also on behalf of Albania, Austria, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Georgia, Ireland, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, the Netherlands, Portugal, the Russian Federation, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, introduced a draft resolution entitled “Observer status for the Energy Charter Conference in the General Assembly” (A/C.6/62/L.3 and Corr.1). At its 13th meeting, on 23 October, the Committee adopted draft resolution A/C.6/62/L.3 and Corr.1 without a vote.