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Source: Doc. B(1) Reproduced from UNCITRAL Yearbook VIII (1977), A/32/17, pages 25-64

EXCERPT FROM ANNEX I

Report of Committee of the Whole I relating to the
draft Convention on the International Sale of Goods

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CISG
number
Art. 40

Article 24

208. The text of article 24, as adopted by the Working Group on the International Sale of Goods, is as follows:

"The seller is not entitled to rely on. the provisions of articles 22 and 23 if the lack of conformity relates to facts of which he knew or could not have been unaware and which he did not disclose to the buyer."

Decision

209. The Committee concludes that no change of substance is called for in respect of article 24. It therefore recommends that the Commission should adopt the following text:

"Article 24

"The seller is not entitled to rely on the provisions of articles 22 and 23 if the lack of conformity relates to facts of which he, knew or could not have been unaware and which he did not disclose to the buyer." [page 40]

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