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Legislative history of CISG article 54: Match-up with 1978 Draft to assess relevance of Secretariat Commentary
1978 Draft article 50 CISG article 54 The buyer's obligation to pay the price The buyer's obligation to pay the price includes taking such steps and com- includes taking such steps and com- plying with such formalities as may be plying with such formalities as may be required under the contract or any rele- required under the contract or any laws vant laws and regulations to enable and regulations to enable payment to be payment to be made. made.
CISG article 54 refers to "any laws and regulations" rather than "any relevant laws and regulations". In all other respects, these articles are identical. The Secretariat Commentary on 1978 Draft article 50 should therefore be relevant to the interpretation of CISG article 54.
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