State-of-the-environment reports (draft decisions 16/15 A to C)
49. At the 8th meeting of the session, on 31 May, the Council had before it three draft decisions on this subject submitted by the Bureau (UNEP/GC.16/L.21 and Corr.1, draft decisions A to C), prepared on the basis of earlier drafts submitted by the Committee of Permanent Representatives (UNEP/GC.16/L.4, L.6 and L.7).
50. The draft decisions were adopted by consensus.
51. Following the adoption of the decisions, the Executive Director said that he would do all in his power to give effect to paragraph 2 of decision 16/15 C. There were, however, limitations over which he had no control.