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2932 UNIVERSAL POSTAL CONVENTION. MARCH 20, 1934. CHAPITRE II CHAPTER II ReciStered. etc.• art!- ENVOIS RECOMMAND~S OU REGISTERED OR INS U RE D olea. AVEe VALEUR. D~CLAR~E. ARTICLES Postap rates. etc. ReapoosibUity. Insured mail. Surcharge. etc. Transit articles.. ARTICLE 8 Envois recommandes. Les envois recommandes sont soumis aux taxes postales et conditions generales d 'admission prevues par 180 Convention. Ils acquittent, en outre, les m~mes surtaxes aeriennes que les envois ordinaires. ARTICLE 9 Responsabilite. Les Administrations assument a l'egard des envois recommandes 80chemines par voie aerienne la m~me responsabilite que pour les autres envois recomm8ondes. ARTICLE 10 Envois avec 'iJaleur declaree. I. -Les Administrations qui 80dmettent les envois avec valeur declaree au transport aerien sont autorisees a percevoir du chef de ces envois un droit special d 'as- surance dont elles fixent Ie mon- tanto Le total du droit d'assurance ordinaire et du droit special ne doit pas depasser Ie double de Ia limite fixee par l'article 3, Iettre (c), de I'Arrangement concernant les Iettres et les boites avec valeur declaree. 2.- En ce qui concerne les envois avec valeur declnree qui transitent en dep~ches closes par Ie territoire de pays non adherents a. I'Arrangement concernant les envois de I 'espece ou qui transi- tent par des services aeriens pour lesquels Ies pays en cause n'ac- ceptent pas la responsabilite des valeurs, Ia responsabilite de ces pays est limitee a celIe qui est prevue pour les envois recom- m8ondes. ARTICLE 8 Registered articles Registered articles are subject to the postage rates and general conditions for admission provided for by the Convention. They are also liable to the same aerial surcharges as ordinary articles. ARTICLE 9 Responsibility Administrations assume, in re- gard to registered articles sent by the air route, the same re- sponsibility as for other registered articles. ARTICLE 10 Ins11red articles 1. Administrations which ac- cept insured artides for transpor- tation by air mail are authorized to collect., on account of such articles, a special insurance fee, the amount of which they are to fix. The sum of the ordinary in- surance fee and the special fee shall not exceed double the limit fixed by AI-ticle 3, letter (c), of the Agreement concerning in- sured letters and boxes. 2. As for insured articles pass- ing in transit in closed mails thru the territory of countries not ad- hering to the aforesaid Agree- ment, or passing in transit thru air services where the countries concerned do not accept responsi- bility for insured articles, the re- sponsibility of those countries is limited to that provided for regis- tered articles.