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

Netherlands

Declaration contained in a letter from the Permanent Representative, dated 20 March 1991, handed over to the Secretary General at the time of deposit of the instrument of acceptance on the same day- Or. Engl.

With regard to Article 6, paragraph 2, of the Charter, the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands takes the view that, in the framework of the Charter, only Article 9 of the Charter has any bearing on the financial resources of local authorities. This means that local authorities may not take any financial claims on central government based on the provisions of Article 6, paragraph 2, of the Charter. In the opinion of the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Dutch legislation is in accord with both the wording and the purport of Article 6, paragraph 2, of the Charter.
Period covered: 01/07/1991 -
Articles concerned : 6

Declaration contained in the instrument of acceptance, deposited on 20 March 1991 - Or. Engl.

The Kingdom of the Netherlands declares in accordance with Article 12, paragraph 2, of the Charter, that it shall not consider itself bound by the provisions of Article 7, paragraph 2, Article 8, paragraph 2, Article 9, paragraph 5, and Article 11 of the Charter.
Period covered: 01/07/1991 -
Articles concerned : 12


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