Royal Decree 14 October 1998 Department of Economic Affairs
14 October 1998
The Decree provides for the founding at the Department of Economic Affairs of a working party to be set up to deal with the recuperation of assets in Belgium plundered during World War II.
Royal Decree October 14 1998 Department of Economic Affairs
The Founding at the Department of Economic Affairs of a cell for the recuperation of the assets plundered during the Second World War in Belgium. (Moniteur Belge of 9 April 1999)
Article 1. A cell, to be placed at the services of the Department of Economic Affairs, will be founded to take charge of the recuperation of assets plundered in Belgium during the Second World War. The Economic Minister will be appointed to represent the interests of the Belgian State.
Article 2. The cell will give its support to the Study Commission on Jewish Assets on matters concerning assessment and documentation.
Article 3. The work of the cell in the recuperation of plundered assets will be monitored by the staff of the Service of Economical Relations of the Department of Economic Affairs.
Buysse Commission Website, <http://www.combuysse.fgov.be/>, accessed 27 November 2002
Moniteur Belge of April 9 1999.