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This Briefing provides an update regarding some ofthe work which is being undertaken by the Hague Conference in relation to the Hague Convention of 23 November 2007 on the International Recovery of Child Support and Other Forms of Family Maintenance and the Hague Convention of 29 May 1993 on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption. It also provides a brief report of the recent Special Commission onthe practical operation of the Hague Convention of 5 October 1961 Abolishing the Requirement of Legalisation for Foreign Public Documents, as well as a summary of a recent conference attended by the Permanent Bureau and information concerning a new private international law centre in Serbia. Lastly, it providesthe usual 'status update' concerning the Hague Children's Conventions.
For further information concerning the work of the Hague Conference on Private International Law, please visit our website: www.hcch.net.
The full version of this article appears in the March 2013 issue of International Family Law.
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