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LEGISLATIVE HISTORY

Legislative history of CISG article 24: Match-up with 1978 Draft to assess relevance of Secretariat Commentary


1978 Draft article 22

For the purposes of Part II of this Convention an offer, declaration of acceptance or any other indication of intention "reaches" the addressee when it is made orally to him or delivered by any other means to him, to his place of business or mailing address or, if he does not have a place of business or mailing address, to his habitual residence.

  

CISG article 24

For the purposes of this Part of the Convention, an offer, declaration of acceptance or any other indication of intention "reaches" I the addressee when it is made orally to him or delivered by any other means to him personally, to his place of business or mailing address or, if he does not have a place of business or mailing address, to his habitual residence.


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