In the event Belgium's vote is in favour. The decision to endorse the document was taken last September by Belgian foreign minister Reynders. However, Belgium is adding an interpretive text to the document for use in Belgium. It explains to e.g. judges how the compact should be interpreted. A similar operation is also happening in Denmark and the Netherlands. The text stresses the compact is non-binding. and that Belgium retains the right to distinguish between regular and irregular migration.