Assembly/AU/Dec.53 (III) Rev.1
DECISION ON THE PERIODICITY OF THE ORDINARY
SESSIONS OF THE ASSEMBLY
The Assembly:
1.

RECALLS the provisions of Article 6.3 of the Constitutive Act which
stipulates that the Assembly shall meet in Ordinary Session at least once
a year;

2.

FURTHER RECALLS the provisions of Rule 7 of the Rules of Procedure of
the Assembly;

3.

AWARE of the increasing responsibilities of the Assembly in addressing
the challenges facing the Continent;

4.

DECIDES that the Assembly shall meet twice a year in Ordinary Session.

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