Agreement Shall Enter Into Force
1 Refugees who legally reside in the territory of one of the contracting parties are exempt, under this agreement and subject to reciprocity, from the obligation to obtain visas for the entry or departure of another contracting party, provided that: , without being affected. , where more favourable border crossing conditions apply to refugees who legally reside in the territory of a contracting party. 1. The agreement enters into force one month after the date on which three members of the Council, pursuant to Article 8, signed or ratified the agreement without reservation for ratification. Any signature, with reserved questions regarding ratification, the tabling of any ratification instrument and the effective date of the Agreement; 2Every contracting party reserves the right to prohibit entry or stay on its territory to any person it deems undesirable. 2 In the case of a member who signs or ratifies the agreement for ratification without reservation, the agreement enters into force one month after the date of signing or filing the ratification instrument. Refugees who have entered the territory of a contracting party under this agreement are readmitted at any time to the territory of the contracting party whose authorities have issued the travel document, in the simple dialect of the first part, unless that contracting party has authorized the persons concerned to settle on its territory. The Secretary General of the Council of Europe informs the Member States of the Council and the States that adhere to it: after this agreement comes into force, the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers may unanimously invite any government that is not a member of the Council that is a party to the Refugee Status Convention of 28 July 1951 or the Convention on the Issuance of a travel document for refugees. October 15, 1946, to join. This accession will come into force one month after the accession instrument to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe is tabled. For the purposes of this agreement, the “territory” of a contracting party is of the importance attributed to it by that party in a statement addressed to the Secretary-General of the Council of Europe.