Economic and Social Council


1561st Plenary Meeting
2 August 1968

1968/1379(XLV).Summary records of meetings of subsidiary organs of the Council


The Economic and Social Council,

Bearing in mind the recommendations of the Ad Hoc Committee of Experts to Examine the Finances of the United Nations and the Specialized Agencies,78/

Considering the unanimous desire of Member States to reduce both the weight of documentation and the expense of it in the United Nations system,

1. Welcomes the action of the Statistical Commission, the Commission on Narcotic Drugs and the Committee for Development Planning which have decided, in response to General Assembly resolution 2292(XXII) of 8 December 1967 and to Council resolution 1264(XLIII) of 3 August 1967, to dispense with summary records of their meetings;

1561st plenary meeting,
2 August 1968.

78/ See Official Records of the General Assembly, Twenty-first Session, Annexes, agenda item 80, document A/6343, paras. 92-104.