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Ambassador W. Armstrong (New Zealand)
C.i Notifications under Article 63.2
25. The Chairman recalled that, at its November 1996 meeting, the Council had identified a certain way forward regarding this issue of the future review of legislation. The Council had agreed that the Chair would consult in the course of 1997 with individual Members whose legislation had not been subject to the present review exercise but whose legislation would have been in whole or in large part brought into conformity with the TRIPS Agreement in advance. The purpose of those consultations had been outlined as had the understanding that participation by a Member would be without prejudice to its entitlements under Article 65 and would be considered as a practical contribution to the work of the Council (document IP/C/M/11, paragraph 35).