BWC Ad Hoc Group – 08th Session

The eighth session of the Ad Hoc Group was held in Geneva from 15 September to 3 October 1997. The meeting was chaired by Ambassador Tibor Toth of Hungary.

Official Documents

Note submitted by the Secretariat – Estimated costs of the ninth, tenth. eleventh and twelfth sessions of the Ad Hoc Group of the States Parties the BTWC :

BWC/AHG/37

Procedural report of the Ad Hoc Group of the States Parties to the BTWC:

BWC/AHG/38

List of States Parties to the BTWC:

BWC/AHG/INF.11

List of participants:

BWC/AHG/INF.12

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.01

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.02

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.03

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.04

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.05

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.06

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.07

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.08

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.09

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.10

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.11

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.12

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.13

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.14

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.15

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.16

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.17

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.18

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.19

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.20

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.21

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.22

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.23

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.24

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.25

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.26

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.27

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.28

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.29

Draft Procedural Report:

BWC/AHG/L.01/Add.30

Provisional list of participants:

BWC/AHG/Misc.02

Working Paper Submitted by Cuba – Considerations on a list of Biological and Toxin Agents:

BWC/AHG/wp.182/Add.01

Working paper submitted by Japan – Proposed language on privileges and immunities:

BWC/AHG/Wp.195/Rev.01

Working paper submitted by South Africa – Confidence building visits:

BWC/AHG/Wp.198

Working paper submitted by South Africa – Language for inclusion in Annex D – Facility investigations and field investigations:

BWC/AHG/Wp.199

Working paper submitted by South Africa – Language for inclusion in Annex D – Field investigations:

BWC/AHG/Wp.200

Working paper submitted by South Africa – Language for Annex D (Field Investigations) – Post-investigation [activities] [procedures]:

BWC/AHG/Wp.201

Working paper submitted by South Africa – Organization of the Technical Secretariat:

BWC/AHG/Wp.202

Working paper submitted by South Africa – Definition for plant quarantine capability:

BWC/AHG/Wp.203

Working paper submitted by South Africa – For inclusion in Article III of the rolling text. Pre-investigation procedures [activities) – Field investigations:

BWC/AHG/Wp.204

Working paper submitted by South Africa – Proposed changes to language and insertion of language in Article ill of the rolling text. Access/conduct of investigations including measures to guard against abuse:

BWC/AHG/Wp.205

Working paper submitted by South Africa – Language for insertion into the rolling text, Article III, section F. Observer :

BWC/AHG/Wp.206

Working paper submitted by South Africa – Language for inclusion in Article III. Post-investigation procedures [activities]:

BWC/AHG/Wp.207

Working paper submitted by South Africa – Language for inclusion in Annex D of the rolling text. General provisions:

BWC/AHG/Wp.208

Working paper submitted by South Africa – For inclusion in Annex D. Field investigations, sections A to C :

BWC/AHG/Wp.209

Working paper submitted by South Africa – Language for inclusion in Annex D. Field investigations. Conduct of investigations. Managed access:

BWC/AHG/Wp.210

Working paper submitted by South Africa – Language for Annex D. Field investigations. Conduct of investigations. Implementation by the investigation team of specific on-site activities:

BWC/AHG/Wp.211

Working paper submitted by Japan – Proposed language on access/conduct of investigations including measures to guard against abuse:

BWC/AHG/Wp.212

Working paper submitted by Japan – Proposed language on access/conduct of investigations including measures to guard against abuse:

BWC/AHG/Wp.212/Corr.01

Working paper submitted by Japan – Proposed language on access/conduct of investigations including measures to guard against abuse:

BWC/AHG/Wp.212/Rev.01

Working paper submitted by Japan – Proposed language on designation of investigators and investigation assistants of investigation team:

BWC/AHG/Wp.213

Working paper submitted by the Friend of the Chair on Measures to Promote Compliance- Declarations:

BWC/AHG/Wp.214

Working paper submitted by the Friend of the Chair on Measures to Promote Compliance – Declaration formats: the relationship between facility and site:

BWC/AHG/Wp.215

Working paper submitted by Argentina – A method for assessing the useability of biological agents:

BWC/AHG/wp.216

Working paper submitted by the Russian Federation – Investigations of the alleged use of biological weapons:

BWC/AHG/Wp.217

Working paper submitted by Japan – Proposed language on Article IV Confidentiality provisions:

BWC/AHG/Wp.218

Working paper submitted by the Russian Federation – Formats for mandatory declarations:

BWC/AHG/Wp.219

Working paper submitted by the Friend of the Chair on Confidentiality Article IV – Confidentiality provisions:

BWC/AHG/Wp.220

Working paper submitted by the Friend of the Chair on Confidentiality Article IV – Confidentiality provisions:

BWC/AHG/Wp.220/Rev.01

Working paper submitted by the Friend of the Chair on Confidentiality Article IV – Confidentiality provisions:

BWC/AHG/Wp.220/Rev.01/Corr.01

Working paper submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland- Lists of agents and toxins under discussion in the Ad Hoc Group:

BWC/AHG/wp.221

Working paper submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland- Lists of agents and toxins under discussion in the Ad Hoc Group:

BWC/AHG/Wp.221/Corr.01

Working paper submitted by the Republic of Korea – Measures to redress a situation and to ensure compliance:

BWC/AHG/Wp.222

Working paper submitted by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland on-site activities – The role and importance of auditing in:

BWC/AHG/Wp.223

Working paper submitted by the Friend of the Chair on Legal Issues Article V – Measures to redress a situation and ensure compliance:

BWC/AHG/Wp.224

Working paper submitted by the Friend of the Chair on National Implementation and Assistance -Article X – National Implementation Measures:

BWC/AHG/Wp.225

Working paper submitted by the Friend of the Chair on National Implementation and Assistance – Article – V1 Assistance and protection against biological and toxin weapons:

BWC/AHG/WP.226

Working paper submitted by the Islamic Republic of Iran – Declaration on the implementation of Article X of the Convention:

BWC/AHG/Wp.227

Working paper submitted by the Friend of the Chair on Definitions of Terms and Objective Criteria – Article II – Definitions:

BWC/AHG/Wp.228

Working paper submitted by the Friend of the Chair on Definitions of Terms and Objective Criteria – Lists and criteria (agents and toxins):

BWC/AHG/wp.229

Working paper submitted by the Friend of the Chair on Definitions of Terms and Objective Criteria – List of equipment:

BWC/AHG/wp.230

Working paper submitted by the Friend of the Chair on Confidentiality – Confidentiality Annex:

BWC/AHG/Wp.231

Working paper submitted by India, Indonesia and Mexico – Measures to strengthen the implementation of Article III of the BTWC :

BWC/AHG/Wp.232