Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.122 - European Charter of Local Self-Government

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 24/11/2020

France

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 17 January 2007 – Or. Fr.

The French Republic considers that the provisions of Article 3, paragraph 2, must be interpreted as giving to the States the possibility to make the executive organ answerable to the deliberative organ of a territorial authority.
Period covered: 01/05/2007 -
Articles concerned : 3

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 17 January 2007 – Or. Fr.

In accordance with Article 13, the local and regional authorities to which the Charter applies are the territorial authorities which are named in Articles 72, 73, 74 and in Title XIII of the Constitution or which are created on their basis. The French Republic therefore considers that the public establishments of intercommunal cooperation, which are not territorial authorities, are excluded from the scope of application of the Charter.
Period covered: 01/05/2007 -
Articles concerned : 13

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 17 January 2007 – Or. Fr.

In accordance with Article 12, paragraph 2, the French Republic considers itself bound by all the paragraphs of Part I of the Charter, except paragraph 2 of Article 7,
Period covered: 01/05/2007 -
Articles concerned : 12


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