Codification Division Publications: Repertory of Practice of United Nations Organs Codification Division Publications: Repertory of Practice of United Nations Organs

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Charter of the United Nations

Chapter X — The Economic and Social Council

Article 72

1. The Economic and Social Council shall adopt its own rules of procedure, including the method of selecting its President.

2. The Economic and Social Council shall meet as required in accordance with its rules, which shall include provision for the convening of meetings on the request of a majority of its members.

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Repertory of Practice (1945–1954), volume 3 View PDF file
  Supplement No 1 (1954–1955), volume 2 View PDF file
  Supplement No 2 (1955–1959), volume 3 View PDF file
  Supplement No 3 (1959–1966), volume 2 View PDF file
  Supplement No 4 (1966–1969), volume 2 View PDF file
  Supplement No 5 (1970–1978), volume 3 View PDF file
  Supplement No 6 (1979–1984), volume 4 View PDF file
  Supplement No 7 (1985–1988), volume 4* View PDF file
  Supplement No 8 (1989–1994), volume 4* View PDF file
  Supplement No 9 (1995–1999), volume 4* View PDF file

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