Parliamentary Assembly session : 31 March – 4 April 2003 

Programme for the ceremony of accession of the state union of Serbia and Montenegro to the Council of Europe

Thursday 3 April

9.15 am

Statement by Mr Walter SCHWIMMER, Secretary General.

Deposit, with the Secretary General, of the instrument of accession of the state union of Serbia and Montenegro by the President of the state union of Serbia and Montenegro, and signature of the Procès-Verbal by the President of the state union of Serbia and Montenegro and by the Secretary General.

Signature by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of the state union of Serbia and Montenegro of the European Convention on Human Rights as amended by Protocol 11, and Protocols 1, 4, 6, 7, 12 and 13.

Address by Mr Svetozar MAROVIĆ, President of the state union of Serbia and Montenegro.

Address by Mr Goran SVILANOVIĆ, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the state union of Serbia and Montenegro.

Address by Mr Joseph BORG, Chairman in Office of the Committee of Ministers, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Malta.

Address by Mr Peter SCHIEDER, President of the Parliamentary Assembly.

(Main Hall of the Palais de l'Europe)

9.40 am

Ceremonial hoisting of the flag of the state union of Serbia and Montenegro.
National Anthem of the state union of Serbia and Montenegro.

European Anthem.

(Forecourt of the Palais de l’Europe)

9.55 am (approx.)

End of the ceremony.