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LEGISLATIVE HISTORY

Legislative history of CISG article 6: Match-up with 1978 Draft to assess relevance of Secretariat Commentary


1978 Draft article 5

The parties may exclude the application of this Convention or, subject to article 11, derogate from or vary the effect of any of its provisions.

  

CISG article 6

The parties may exclude the application of this Convention or, subject to article 12, derogate from or vary the effect of any of its provisions.


Editorial comments

CISG article 6 and 1978 Draft article 5 are identical except to conform the article reference to the new sequence. The Secretariat Commentary on 1978 Draft article 5 should therefore be relevant to the interpretation of CISG article 6.


Pace Law School Institute of International Commercial Law - Last updated July 12, 1999
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