17.175 to 17.177, 16.156 (Rev. CoP17) Definition of the term ‘artificially propagated’

16.156 (Rev. CoP17)

Decision directed to: Plants Committee

The Plants Committee shall consider the current production systems of tree species, including mixed and monospecific plantations, and assess the applicability of the current definitions of artificial propagation in Resolution Conf. 10.13 (Rev. CoP15) on Implementation of the Convention for timber species and Resolution Conf. 11.11 (Rev. CoP17) on Regulation of trade in plants respectively, and report back at the 18th meeting of the Conference of the Parties.


17.175

Decision directed to: Plants Committee

The Plants Committee shall review current production systems for artificial propagation and cultivation of non-tree-plant taxa listed in the Appendices and assess the applicability and utility of the current definitions of ‘artificial propagation’ and ‘under controlled conditions’ in Resolution Conf. 11.11 (Rev. CoP17).


17.176

Decision directed to: Plants Committee

The Plants Committee, following the review under Decision 17.175, shall consider if Resolution Conf. 11.11 (Rev. CoP17) and other relevant Resolutions need to be revised, and as appropriate, propose such amendments for consideration to the 70th meeting of the Standing Committee.


17.177

Decision directed to: Standing Committee

The Standing Committee should consider the recommendations of the Plants Committee made in accordance with Decisions 17.175 and 17.176, and make recommendations, as appropriate, for consideration at the 18th meeting of the Conference of the Parties.