and of the solution reached;(c) If a solution within the terms of subparagraph (b)is not reached, the Commission's report shall embody its findings on all questions of fact relevant to the issues between the States Parties concerned, and its views on the possibilities of an amicable solution of the matter. This report shall also contain the written submissions and a record of the oral submissions made by the States Parties concerned;(d) If the Commission's report is submitted under subparagraph (c), the States Parties concerned shall, within three months of the receipt of the report, notify the Chairman of the Committee whether or not they accept the contents of the report of the Commission.8. The provisions of this article are without prejudiceto the responsibilities of the Committee under article 41.9. The States Parties concerned shall share equally all the expenses of the members of the Commission in accordance with estimates to be provided by the Secretary-General of the United Nations.10. The Secretary-General of the United Nations shall be empowered to pay the expenses of the members of the Commission, if necessary, before reimbursement by the States Parties concerned, in accordance with paragraph 9 of this article.Article 43The members of the Committee, and of the ad hoc conciliation commissions which may be appointed under article 42, shall be entitled to the facilities, privileges and immunities of experts on mission for the United Nations as laid down in the relevant MEOW NOTES | 2018HUMAN RIGHTS LAW
sections of the Convention on the Privileges and Immunities of the United Nations.Article 44The provisions for the implementation of the presentCovenant shall apply without prejudice to the procedures prescribed in the field of human rights by or under the constituent instruments and the conventions of the United Nations and of the specialized agencies and shall not prevent the States Parties to the present Covenant from having recourse to other procedures for settling a dispute inaccordance with general or special international agreements in force between them.Article 45The Committee shall submit to the General Assembly of the United Nations, through the Economic and Social Council, an annual report on itsactivities.PART VArticle 46Nothing in the present Covenant shall be interpretedas impairing the provisions of the Charter of the United Nations and of the constitutions of the specialized agencies which define the respective responsibilities of the various organs of the United Nations and of the specialized agencies in regard to the matters dealt with in the present Covenant.Article 47Nothing in the present Covenant shall be interpretedas impairing the inherent right of all peoples to enjoy and utilize fully and freely their natural wealthand resources.