Brussels, 01 Dec 2005
The Committee of Senior Officials (hereinafter referred to as the CSO)1 consists of two delegates from each COST Member State designated by their Government, one of them generally being the COST National Coordinator.
Notice of appointments or replacements of delegates shall be sent to the Secretariat2 who will notify the President3 as well as the Governments of the COST Member States.
The Council of the European Union, represented by its General Secretariat, and the European Commission are also represented at meetings of the CSO.
The COST Office4 shall be in attendance at the meetings of the CSO.
The CSO may decide to hear any other person or organisation.