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Contents Intoroduction Preliminaries Chapter 1 Chapter 2
Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Appendix Index

Chapter V Sponsorship

Article 19 Co-operation between the Parties
1. The Parties undertake to render each other mutual assistance in order to implement this Convention.
2. For that purpose:
a. each Contracting State shall designate one or more authorities, the name and address of each of which it shall communicate to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe at the time of deposit of its instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval or accession;
b. each Contracting State which has designated more than one authority shall specify in its communication under sub-paragraph a the competence of each authority.
3. An authority designated by a Party shall:
a.. furnish the information foreseen under Article 6, paragraph 2, of this Convention;
b. furnish information at the request of an authority designated by another Party on the domestic law and practices in the fields covered by this Convention;
c. co-operate with the authorities designated by the other Parties whenever useful, and notably where this would enhance the effectiveness of measures taken in implementation of this Convention;
d. consider any difficulty arising from the application of this Convention which is brought to its attention by an authority designated by another Party.

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