Biosafety (decision 19/16)
62. At the same meeting, the Governing Council had before it a draft decision on this subject (UNEP/GC.19/L.65), which had been approved by the Committee of the Whole on the basis of an informal draft submitted by the representative of the Netherlands (on behalf of the European Union), as revised by the sponsor following informal consultations.
63. The draft decision was adopted by consensus.