East Africa Community Protocol

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EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY
     

 PROTOCOL ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE EAST 

AFRICAN COMMUNITY COMMON MARKET   

 

 

     

PROTOCOL ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE EAST  AFRICAN COMMUNITY COMMON MARKET      ARRANGEMENT OF ARTICLES      PREAMBLE ARTICLE   PART A:
ARTICLE 1:

TITLE INTERPRETATION
Interpretation

 
PART B: ESTABLISHMENT AFRICAN MARKET
ARTICLE 2: Establishment of the East African Community Common Market ARTICLE 3: ARTICLE 4: ARTICLE 5:  

OF

THE

EAST

COMMUNITY

COMMON

Principles of the Common Market Objectives of the Common Market Scope of Co-operation in the Common Market

PART C:
ARTICLE 6:
 

FREE MOVEMENT OF GOODS
Free Movement of Goods

  

 

 

PART D:
ARTICLE 7: ARTICLE 8: ARTICLE 9: ARTICLE 10: ARTICLE 11:

FREE MOVEMENT OF PERSONS AND LABOUR
Free Movement of Persons Standard Identification System Travel Documents Free Movement of Workers Harmonisation and Mutual Recognition of Academic and Professional Qualifications

ARTICLE 12:

Harmonisation of Labour Policies, Laws and Programmes

 

PART E:
ARTICLE 13: ARTICLE 14: ARTICLE 15:

RIGHTS OF ESTABLISHMENT AND RESIDENCE
Right of Establishment Right of Residence Access to and Use of Land and Premises

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PART F:
ARTICLE 16: ARTICLE 17: ARTICLE 18: ARTICLE 19: ARTICLE 20: ARTICLE 21: ARTICLE 22: ARTICLE 23:

FREE MOVEMENT OF SERVICES
Free Movement of Services National Treatment Most Favoured Nation Treatment Notification Domestic Regulation General Exceptions to Trade in Services Security Exceptions on Trade in Services Implementation of the Free Movement of Services

 

PART G:
ARTICLE 24:

FREE MOVEMENT OF CAPITAL
Elimination of Restrictions on the Free Movement of Capital

ARTICLE 25: ARTICLE 26: ARTICLE 27:

General Exceptions Safeguard Measures Conditions for Application of the Safeguard Measures

ARTICLE 28:  

Capital and Related Payments and Transfers

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PART H:
ARTICLE 29: ARTICLE 30: ARTICLE 31: ARTICLE 32: ARTICLE 33: ARTICLE 34: ARTICLE 35: ARTICLE 36: ARTICLE 37: ARTICLE 38: ARTICLE 39: ARTICLE 40 : ARTICLE 41: ARTICLE 42: ARTICLE 43: ARTICLE 44: ARTICLE 45:

OTHER AREAS OF CO-OPERATION IN THE COMMON MARKET
Protection of Cross-Border Investments Economic and Monetary Policy Co-ordination Financial Sector Policy Co-ordination Harmonisation of Tax Policies and Laws Prohibited Business Practices Prohibited Subsidies Public Procurement Consumer Protection Co-ordination of Trade Relations Co-ordination of Transport Policies Harmonisation of Social Policies Environmental Management Cooperation in Statistics Research and Technological Development Co-operation in Intellectual Property Rights Co-operation in Industrial Development Co-operation in Agriculture and Food Security

 

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PART I:
ARTICLE 46: ARTICLE 47:

GENERAL PROVISIONS
Institutional Framework Approximation and Harmonisation of Policies, Laws and Systems

ARTICLE 48: ARTICLE 49: ARTICLE 50:

Safeguard Measures Measures to Address Imbalances Monitoring and Evaluation of Implementation of the Common Market

ARTICLE 51: ARTICLE 52: ARTICLE 53: ARTICLE 54: ARTICLE 55: ARTICLE 56:

Regulations, Directives and Decisions Annexes Amendment of the Protocol Settlement of Disputes Entry into Force Depository and Registration

       

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PROTOCOL ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE EAST  AFRICAN COMMUNITY COMMON MARKET      PURSUANT  TO  THE  PROVISIONS  OF  ARTICLES  76  AND    104  OF  THE  TREATY FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT  OF  THE  EAST  AFRICAN COMMUNITY,  THE  PROVISIONS  FOR  THE  ESTABLISHMENT  OF  THE  EAST  AFRICAN  COMMUNITY COMMON MARKET ARE HEREBY SET FORTH: 

  PREAMBLE
 

WHEREAS The United Republic of Tanzania, the Republic of Burundi, the  Republic  of  Kenya,  the  Republic  of  Rwanda  and  the  Republic  of  Uganda ...
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