Taking note of the views expressed and the discussions held in relation to the rights and/or obligations of Parties of transit of living modified organisms at its second and third meetings,
Taking note also of existing national, regional and international requirements relating to transit of goods and substances in general, and transit of living modified organisms in particular, and
Considering the current absence of new submissions of views or information from Parties to the Protocol on this item,
1.Encourages Parties to continue addressing issues related to the transit of living modified organisms through their territories using their domestic administrative and legal systems;
2.Decides to consider this item at its eighth meeting.