In accordance with Paragraph 37 of the Final Arbitral Award dated March 5, 1999, and Paragraph 12 of the Annex to the Final Award dated August 18, 1999;
In furtherance of the Supervisory Order on the Conduct of Privatization of the State Capital of Enterprises in the Brcko District of BiH dated September 19, 2001, and Addendum dated April 24, 2002;
Following the fact that houses of worship and cemeteries have been found to be located within the property of the enterprises to be privatized by the Brcko District;
I hereby Order that the Addendum to the Supervisory Order on the Conduct of Privatization of the State Capital of Enterprises in the Brcko District of BiH dated April 24, 2002, is hereby amended as follows and that a new Article 3A is added:
1. The Privatization Office shall exclude from the list of assets of the enterprises under privatization all houses of worship and cemeteries located on the property of these enterprises, together with the land which is necessary for access to, and regular use of the houses of worship and cemeteries as determined by the Privatization Office.
2. Under this Article,
(a) A house of worship is a church, mosque, or synagogue, or any other building that is used primarily for prayer or worship by a religious community, or was used as such. It does not include buildings which have been completely destroyed, unless such buildings are covered by the Law on Implementation of the Decision of the Annex 8 Commission to Preserve National Monuments (Official Gazette of the Brcko District of BiH No. 2/02).
(b) A cemetery is a plot of land where human remains have been buried but does not include land where all known remains have been removed.
This Order shall have immediate effect and shall be published in the Official Gazette of the Brcko District of BiH.
Henry L. Clarke
Deputy High Representative
Supervisor of Brcko