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3042 PARCEL POST CONVENTION-NORWAY. October 6, 1934. NO\'ember 9, 1934. _ October 6,1934.___ Parcel post convention between the United States oj America and Norway. November 9. 1934. Signed at Oslo, October 6, 1934-, at lVashington, November 9, 1934-; approved by the President, November 13, 1934- . Parcel post com·en· tion with Norway. Preamble. PAR eEL POST CONVENTION BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND NORWAY. For the purpose of concluding an arrangement for the exchange of parcel post packages between the United States of America (including Alaska, Hawaii, Porto Rico, Guam, Samoa and the Vir- gin Islands of the United States) and Norway, the Postmaster Gen- eral of the United States of America and the Director Gen- eral of Posts of Norway, by vir- tue of authority vested in them, have agreed upon the following articles: PAKKEOVERENSKOMST MEL- LEM NORGE OG DE FORENTE STATER. I den hensikt it treffe avtale om utveksling av pakker mellem Norge og De Forente Stater (inn- befattet Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Guam, Samoa~iene og de amerikanske Virgin Islands) har Postdirekt~ren i Norge og Gene- ralpostmesteren i De Forente Stater, i henhold til fullmakt som er gitt dem, kommet overens om f~lgende artikler: Ordinary and in· A. ORDINARY AND INSURED A. ALMINDELIGE PARKER OG sured parcels. PARCELS. VERDIPAKKER. Limits of weight and size. Basis of calculation. Subsequent arrange· ments. ARTICLE 1. Ul\IITS OF WEIGHT AND SIZE. 1. No parcel shall exceed forty- four pounds (twenty kilograms) in weight, three feet six inches (one hundred and ten centime- ters) in length, or six feet (one hundred and eighty-five centime- ters) in length and girth com- bined. 2. As regards the exact calcula- tion of the weight and dimen- sions of parcels, the view of the dispatching office shall be accept- ed, save in cases of obvious error. 3. The Postal Administrations of the two countries reserve the right to fix subsequently, by com- mon consent, if their respective regulations permit, the rat{'s and conditions applicable to parcels exceeding the limits of weight and size specified in Section 1. ARTIIU{EL 1. BEGRENS~ING AV VEKT OG }(,h. 1. Ingen pakke ma ha en vekt av over fire og firti pund (20 kilo- gram) og er. lengde av over tre fot og seks tommer (ett hundre og ti centimeter), eUer en lengde og omkrets sammenlagt av oYer seks fot (ett hundre og fem og IlUi centimeter). 2. Nul' det gjelder d('n n~iak­ tige beregning av pakkenes vekt og dimensjoner, skal avsender- l)ostverkets opfatning godtas medmindre det foreligger apen- bar feiltagelse. 3. I tilfelle deres respektive reglementer tillater det, skal de to poststyrer ha udgang til senere efter felles overenskomst a fast- sette takster og vilkar for utwks- ling av pakker som overstiger den Yekt og de miU som er anf~)rt. i paragraf 1.