Protocol V.IV. Constitutional issues:
22. (a) Following adoption of the Bougainville Constitution, the Constituent Assembly shall transmit a copy of that Constitution to the National Executive Council.
(b) Upon being satisfied that the requirements of the National Constitution for the Bougainville Constitution have been met, the National Executive Council shall advise the head of State to endorse that Constitution.
23. The National Government will gazette the Bougainville Constitution upon its endorsement by the Governor-General.
Protocol II, Chapter II, Article 21:
Changes may be made to the transitional arrangements and the text of the Agreement with the consent of nine-tenths of the members of the transitional National Assembly.
Protocol II, Chapter II, Article 22:
2. By its signature the National Assembly agrees, within four weeks, to:
(a) Adopt the present Protocol as the supreme law without any amendments to the substance of the Agreement;
Second, spreading the sovereignty of the State of Lebanon over all Lebanese territories:
8.1. The Constitutional amendments attached at Annex A will be presented to the Assembly immediately. The parties will take all measures to assure adoption of these amendments within 45 days of signature of this Framework Agreement.
8.2. The legislative modifications identified in Annex B will be adopted in accordance with the timetables specified therein.
10.1. This Agreement takes effect upon signature.