Protocol 12 Eea Agreement

April 11, 2021

The parties undertake to keep each other informed in the context of work in international organizations and in the context of intellectual property agreements. Where reduced tariffs are in effect for certain products under bilateral agreements between the Community and certain EFTA states, these duties are considered basic duties for each of the EFTA states concerned. The terms of this participation are agreed between the parties and the candidate country. This agreement is submitted to all contracting parties for ratification or approval in accordance with their own procedures. The agreement in question is essential to these results and is no more restrictive than this one; and the parties agreed to negotiate separate agreements on mutual recognition and protection of spirits, in light of existing bilateral agreements, before 1 July 1993. The EEA agreement does not infringe on the rights conferred by existing agreements that give one or more EC Member States, on the one hand, and one or more EFTA states, on the other, or two or more EFTA states. B, such as other agreements on individuals, economic operators, regional cooperation and administrative arrangements, until at least equivalent rights have been obtained under the agreement. The additional financial contribution for the Republic of Bulgaria and Romania amounts to EUR 21.5 million for the Republic of Bulgaria and EUR 50.5 million for Romania for the period from 1 January 2007 to 30 April 2009 included; they are made available from the date of the entry into force of the agreement on the participation of the Republic of Bulgaria and Romania in the European Economic Area or a provisional implementation agreement of the agreement and are committed in a single tranche in 2007. 4.

Where, notwithstanding the application of the previous paragraph, it is not possible to reach agreement on an amendment to an annex to this agreement, the EEA Joint Committee examines any other possibility of maintaining the proper functioning of this agreement and takes all necessary decisions to that effect, including the possibility of taking note of the equivalence of the legislation. This decision is taken no later than six months from the date of referral to the EEA Joint Committee or, if that date is later, the date of the relevant EU legislation. 2. The EEA Joint Committee makes decisions by mutual agreement between the Community on the one hand and the EFTA States, which speak with one voice on the other. Without prejudice to the specific provisions in force under the agreements between the European Economic Community and the EFTA States, this protocol applies to inspections and formalities relating to the transport of goods which must cross a border between an EFTA State and the Community and between the EFTA States.