Ministerial Consultations - Submission 9601
AGREEMENT ON MINISTERIAL CONSULTATIONS
The Secretary of Labor of the United States and the Secretary of Labor and Social Welfare of Mexico, in accordance with the provisions of the North American Agreement on Labor Cooperation (NAALC), agree to undertake consultations regarding the relationship between international treaties and constitutional and legal provisions on freedom of association in Mexico and the United States. With full respect for the national sovereignty of the two countries and in the fullest spirit of cooperation among the Parties to the NAALC, and desiring to build on their existing international commitments, the two governments have reached the following agreement:
Agreed to and effective on September 3, 1997.
Alexis M. Herman
Javier Bonilla García
The Government of Canada endorses the Agreement on Ministerial Consultations and agrees to participate in the exchange of information and conference agreed to by the United States of Mexico.
Lawrence A. MacAulay